Works and lives in Hong Kong



Elise Lai  

Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and BA Fine Arts
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Solo shows

2013 Gastarbeit, (Three solo shows collaboration,) Kaus Australis, Rotterdam, NL
2011 Flow Sweetly, Hang Heavy, Ching Ming Building, New Asia College, CUHK, HK
2010 From where to where?, Gallery Exit, HK

Selected Group Shows

Art Shenzhen, Gallery Exit, Shenzhen convention & exhibition Center, CN

Perpetual Production and Consumption, Starprojects, HK
After/image book launch, Pure Art Foundation, HK

Hong Kong Art Prize, Wheelock Gallery, HK
Asian hotel art fair, Oriental Hotel Hong Kong

Philosopher’s (knock-off) Stone: Turning Gold into Plastic, Osage Gallery, Kwun Tong, HK
VIP MFA Art Fair,
Why do trees grow till the end, SOUTHSITE, HK
Asian hotel art fair 2012, Oriental Hotel Hong Kong

Asian hotel art fair 2011, Oriental Hotel Hong Kong

Lui Chun Kwong. You Are Here, I Am Not., Osage Gallery, Kwun Tong, HK
idée fixe, Gallery EXIT, HK
The Art of CUHK 2011, Ching Ming Building, New Asia College, CUHK
Fotanian 2010, Rm 817, Worldwide Industrial buildin, Fotan, HK
Delightful – Elise Lai, Frank Vigeron, Yan Ren Kui group exhibition, China Hong Kong City Office Tower
Shore, International literary and visual art exhibition cum charity sale, Central Plaza, HK

Apart from apart,  Joint exhibition of local young artists, Central Plaza, HK
International Asian Antique & Art Fair, HK exhibition Centre
New Trend 2009, Artist Commune, Cattle Depot, HK
Grains of rice, The Art of CUHK 2009, Gallery I, Art Museum, CUHK
The Art of CUHK 2009, Ching Ming Building, New Asia College, CUHK
Wall Talks, Former Central School Envisioning Days, Hollywood Road, HK
Fresh, Elise Lai, Tang Kwok Hin, Ho Sin Tung, Chris Lo group exhibition, Amelia Johnson Contemporary

homee, Group Exhibition of Young Hong Kong Female Artists, EDGE Gallery, HK
October Contemporary – The Super HK Art Team – Hooray, 1a space, cattle depot, HK
International Asian Antique & Art Fair, HK exhibition centre


2013   Kaus Australis, Rotterdam, The Netherlands


2013   Professor Mayhing-Kao Fine Arts Fund, The Chinese University of HK


2013   Hong Kong Art Prize 2013, Semi-finalist 2009  
Ramon Woon Creative Prize


Hong Kong Legislative Council
Soho House Hong Kong
Private Collection