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SHAWN GRIFFIN

ABOUT

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BIOGRAPHY

 

American born Shawn P Griffin obtained his MFA in Photography from The Savannah College of Art and Design in Hong Kong and has been based in the city ever since. He is an award-winning photographer whose clients have included Kate Spade New York, Lane Crawford/ Joyce Group, Raven + Rose, Song Saa Private Island, and whose work has been featured in exhibitions and publications across 4 continents as well as being auctioned by Sotheby's. 

 

He also works in writing and performance, balancing work as an art journalist by day and a drag queen. He was recognized in 2017 as one of "Hong Kong's 30 under 30" by Loop Magazine. He currently resides and works in Hong Kong.

EXHIBITIONS

Solo Exhibitions

'The Target Market', Micro Galleries, Nowra, New South Wales, Australia, Jan 2015

'The Mahjong Permanent Collection', The Mahjong, To Kwa Wan, Hong Kong, Nov 2014

'Featured Artist Showcase', Brickhouse, Central, Hong Kong, Sept 2014

'The Church of Fashion', C-Dou Gallery, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, Aug 2014


Group Exhibitions

'Slideluck Canggu', Outpost Canggu, Bali, Indonesia, June 2018
'Slideluck Hong Kong III', The White Loft, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, Nov 2016
'The Gallery of Numbers', Google Headquarters, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, Oct 2016

 'Oosh', Drop, Central, Hong Kong, Feb 2016
'Hong Kong Human Rights Art Prize 2015', Anita Chan Lai-ling Gallery, Central, Hong Kong, Dec 2015

'Colours', Sin Sin Gallery, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, Oct 2015
'Art + Money', XXX Gallery, Sai Wan, Hong Kong, March 2015

'Hong Kong Human Rights Art Prize 2014', Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Central, Hong Kong, Dec 2014

'Slideluck Hong Kong I', Kay Lim Gallery, Fortress Hill, Hong Kong, Oct 2014

'Silver and Ink 2014', Moot Gallery, Sep Kip Mei, Hong Kong, Mar 2014
'SCAD Open Studio', SCAD Hong Kong, Shep Kip Mei, Hong Kong, Nov 2013

'Silver and Ink 2013', Mint Gallery, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong, Mar 2013

'2012 Hong Kong Film Festival', The Oasis, Central, Hong Kong, Sept 2012

'45th Annual Truman State University Juried Exhibition', Ophelia Parish, Kirksville, MO, USA, Mar 2011