Eric SIU

 
Super Cop World  (2005), video still, courtesy of the artist, special thanks to  Videotage

Super Cop World (2005), video still, courtesy of the artist, special thanks to Videotage

 

super cop world

2005, animation, 5’

Featuring mighty Mario and Jacky in a slapstick Wonderland!

 

eric siu

Born 1982 in Hong Kong; lives and works in Tokyo

Eric Siu is a Hong Kong new media artist who has a broad interest in device art, interactive art, kinetics, installation, video and animation. He is currently based in Tokyo and works as a creative director for Great Works Tokyo advertising agency. He worked as a resident artist at the Ishikawa Oku Laboratory of the University of Tokyo for 2 years after he received his MFA from the Department of Design Media Arts at UCLA in 2010. Prior to that, he had completed a 12-month cultural exchange and research project in the United States funded by the Asian Cultural Council. Eric’s works have been shown in Ars Electronica, MOCA Taipei, ZKM, FILE, Transmediale, EMAF, WRO, SIGGRAPH Asia, ISEA, Microwave, and so forth. His work Touchy received the first prize from the WRO 2013, 15th International Media Art Biennale, Wroclaw, Poland. The project has been featured in various media such as Discovery Channel, Neural, Washington Post, Huffington Post, the Creators Project, etc. Since 2008, he has served as board member of Videotage, Hong Kong.