Birth Year: 1980

Hometown: Hong Kong

Lives & Works: Hong Kong

About the Artist

Nadim Abbas is a visual artist from Hong Kong whose work explores technologies of perception, culminating in the construction of complex set pieces where objects exist in an ambiguous relationship with their own image, and bodies succumb to the seduction of space. Abbas was awarded with the Asian Cultural Council Altius Fellowship and the HK Arts Development Award (Young Artist / Visual Arts) in2014. Recent exhibitions include: Human Rhinovirus 14 (Duddell's, London, 2017), Chimera (Antenna Space, Shanghai, 2016), The Last Vehicle (UCCA, Beijing, 2016), 2015 Triennial: Surround Audience (New Museum, New York, 2015), Unseen Existence (HK Arts Centre, 2014), Going, going, until I meet the tide (2014 Busan Biennale), The Part In The Story Where A Part Becomes A Part Of Something Else (Witte de With, Rotterdam, 2014), Tetraphilia (Third Floor Hermés, Singapore, 2013).