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Ou Jiayao

Au Ka  You, Gavin  

Born in Hong Kong, China in 1982. In 2006, he received a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. In the same year, he was selected into the Charriol Foundation Art Competition and the Serbin International Photography Competition in the United States. In 2007, he won the Hong Kong Professional Photographers Association’s Asian Photography Year Award; his work has appeared on the cover of the famous Chinese photography magazine-"Photography in China". In 2010, he was selected as a resident artist by the Hong Kong Printmaking Studio and won the honorary prize of the US ipa International Photography Competition. In recent years, he has actively participated in a number of local and overseas exhibitions, and his works have also been collected by the Hong Kong Cultural Art Museum and private collections.


Hong Kong-based artist. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University in 2006. In 2007, he received the gold winner in Asia Photo Awards 07 of Hong Kong Institute of Professional Photographers Ltd. His works have been chosen as the cover of China photographer magazine “Chinese Photography”, entered Philippe Charriol Foundation Art Competition 2006, Serbin International Photography Contest 2006 respectively. In 2010, he was award an Artist – In – Residency from Hong Kong Open Printshop and received the honorable mention in ipa international photography awards. His works were collected by The Hong Kong Heritage Museum and different private collectors. In recent years, his works have been presented in various local and international exhibitions and events.  

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