Following on from his recent week-long takeover of the QUAD Gallery Instagram page, as part of the online Peer to Peer festival (www.peertopeerexchange.org) artist Hui Wai-Keung talks in this short film about his work and inspirations, along with QUAD Senior Curator Peter Bonnell and chaired by QUAD Assistant Curator Laura O’Leary.
About the Residency: Hui Wai-Keung: AI, Algorithms and Erasing the Image
Nominated by Videotage, 8 – 14 November 2020, QUAD Gallery Instagram
For his online residency with QUAD, the digital media artist and Hong Kong resident Hui Wai-Keung explored the possibilities of selected images being manipulated and fabricated as if seen through the perception and conception of a machine – or more precisely, Artificial Intelligence. Wai-Keung took over the QUAD Gallery Instagram page from 8 – 14 November, posting frequently. Viewers can see his images here: https://www.instagram.com/quad_gallery/