Hello I’m Karen Chan
As the Creative Director of CeeKayEllo (CKL) and HKCRAFTS, Karen is born and bred in Hong Kong, cultured in London, Paris and New York with a master degree at Parsons. She has been passionate about promoting the museum and art culture in Hong Kong.
Her previous work with emerging contemporary British artist Henry Hudson in London has aspired her interest in contemporary art and had been working at Lafayette Anticipation (Art foundation of Galerie Lafayette) in Paris as their new media intern and Art Projects and Digital Solutions Manager at 3812 Gallery for their exhibitions and commercial art projects in Hong Kong and Macau.
With her strong background in set design and quality of attentive to designs from her visual merchandising work experience at a luxury brand, Karen is now focused on exhibition design with multimedia and interactive installations, and has been organising and curating different commercial exhibitions and non-profit passion projects such as #BotoxTempleStreet at a clay pot rice restaurant on Temple Street, ``Step Ink Side``, a designed Tilt Brush artwork and VR installation for Chloe Ho's solo exhibition, Ascendence at Hong Kong Arts Centre, multimedia installations for Peter Yuill’s solo exhibition, Absurdity of Meaning at KONG Art Space, Androgy:Nous at Tai Pan Row, IFC and My Light, My Hood at KONG Art Space.