Sunnie Chan | 陳朗晴
Sunnie Chan is a design exhibition-maker based in Hong Kong. She holds degrees from the University of Essex majoring History of Art & Film Studies, and the Hong Kong Baptist University in MA Communication. As an independent and with Gallery 27, one of the few design-focused galleries in Hong Kong spanning across graphics, photography and design objects, she has taken part in projects including “M+ Mobile: Yaumatei” (2012), “Sori Yanagi: The Designer’s Heart” (2015), “Hong Kong Department Store” (2016) and “Very Hong Kong Very Hong Kong” (2017).
In 2018, Sunnie was a Research Associate for M+ museum on Hong Kong graphic design and the museum’s opening display. She recently completed the Design Trust/ Royal College of Art research fellowship in Design Curation, including a prototyping event “Design Curators Clinic” and placement at the Learning Department of the V&A Museum, centred on emerging practices of design curating and its contribution to cultural learning.
Sunnie is also a member of the Hong Kong Design History Network, a research group focused on the diverse design histories of Hong Kong.
她過去亦是M+ 博物館的研究員，專注於香港視覺文化，並與策展團隊緊密合作，研究本地平面設計及參與規劃博物館的開幕展覽。2018年，陳獲選為信言設計大使 / 英國皇家藝術學院設計策展學人，通過原型活動「設計策展人門診中心」，以及於V&A博物館學習部門的實習，探討新興設計策展及實踐方式，與文化學習的關係。