Samson Young

  • Support Structure #15, 2019

    3d-printed nylon
    120 x 27 x 21 cm
    Detail

  • Support Structure #15, 2019

    3d-printed nylon
    120 x 27 x 21 cm

  • Orchestration (Flags like moths wings), 2019

    Ink, pastel, colour pencil and watercolour on paper with artist frame (3D-printed PLA)
    21 x 30 cm

  • Orchestration (In a split second the stride of a million), 2019

    Ink, pastel, colour pencil and watercolour on paper with artist frame (3D-printed PLA)
    21 x 30 cm

  • Orchestration (The day that went from flute to flute), 2019

    Ink, pastel, colour pencil and watercolour on paper with artist frame (3D-printed PLA)
    21 x 30 cm

  • Orchestration (The line that marched), 2019

    Ink, pastel, colour pencil and watercolour on paper with artist frame (3D-printed PLA)
    21 x 30 cm

  • Sonata for Smoke, 2020

    HD video with stereo sound, 9 min
    Video still

  • Sonata for Smoke, 2020

    HD video with stereo sound, 9 min
    Video still

  • Sonata for Smoke, 2020

    HD video with stereo sound, 9 min
    Video still

  • Sonata for Smoke, 2020

    HD video with stereo sound, 9 min
    Installation view
    Ryosoku-in Temple at Kenninji Temple, Kyoto

    Photo: Nobutada Omote

  • Houses of Tomorrow, 2019

    Single-channel video installation with 8-channel sound, 20 min
    Installation view
    Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago

    Photo: Michael Tropea

  • Houses of Tomorrow, 2019

    Single-channel video installation with 8-channel sound, 20 min
    Installation view
    Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago

    Photo: Michael Tropea

  • Utopia Trilogy #2: Da Da Company, 2019

    Video, 11 min 55 sec, repurposed commercial displays, interactive lighting systems
    Installation view
    Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago

    Photo: Michael Tropea

  • Utopia Trilogy #2: Da Da Company, 2019

    Video, 11 min 55 sec, repurposed commercial displays, interactive lighting systems
    Installation view
    Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago

    Photo: Michael Tropea

  • The Immortals (feat. Michael Schiefel, Eliza Li and DITHER), 2019

    Multimedia music theater for voice, Cantonese opera vocalist, electric guitar quartet,
    live electronics, cherry-picker cranes, crane operators, costumes (silk-screen print on canvas), animation, 65 min
    Performance at Performa 19 Biennial
    Castle Williams, Governor’s Island, New York

    Photo: Caroline Budge

  • The Immortals (feat. Michael Schiefel, Eliza Li and DITHER), 2019

    Multimedia music theater for voice, Cantonese opera vocalist, electric guitar quartet,
    live electronics, cherry-picker cranes, crane operators, costumes (silk-screen print on canvas), animation, 65 min
    Performance at Performa 19 Biennial
    Castle Williams, Governor’s Island, New York

    Photo: Caroline Budge

  • The Immortals, 2020

    Installation view
    Centre for Heritage, Arts & Textiles, Hong Kong

    Photo: Dennis Man Wing Leung

  • The Immortals, 2020

    Installation view
    Centre for Heritage, Arts & Textiles, Hong Kong

    Photo: Dennis Man Wing Leung

  • The Immortals, 2020

    Installation view
    Centre for Heritage, Arts & Textiles, Hong Kong

    Photo: Dennis Man Wing Leung



Samson Young

Born 1979 in Hong Kong
Lives and works in Hong Kong