RANIA HO
 

rania@dancingtoasters.com

www.dancingtoasters.com

 

Born in San Francisco, California

Currently lives and works in Beijing, China

  Education
 

New York University, Tisch School of the Arts

Interactive Telecommunications Program,

Masters Degree in Interactive Art

University of California, Los Angeles

Department of Theater, Film and Television, Bachelor of Arts in Theater Arts

  Selected Exhibitions/Performances

Solo Exhibitions

 
2015
   
  Fountain IX      Meta Gallery, Shanghai

2013

   
  Infinite Loop Observation Society, Guangzhou, China
Group Exhibitions  
2015
   
  Spam Lab/ Trace Route Kulturezentrum Pavillion, Hannover, Germany (Collaboration with Daniel Ho)
     

2014

   
  Topophilia

BANK, Shanghai

2013

   
  Kitchen Project II

Utrecht, Netherlands
(Collaboration with Quarantine and Wang Wei)

 

Vegetable Purification Ceremony

HomeShop, Beijing
2012
   
  Steep Trail St. Andrews Museum (Fife), Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop (Edinburgh), Town House Museum (Dunbar), UK
  The Meeting Room Arrow Factory, Beijing
  Kitchen Project Manchester, UK
2011
   
Fountain V Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
  The Couple Show Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai
2010
   
  The Third Party Platform China, Beijing, China
Highlights Arrow Factory, Beijing, China
  Swell Times San-Art, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2009    
  ZAIM Festa    Far East Contemporaries, Yokohama, Japan   
  Just Around the Corner Arrow Factory, Beijing, China
2008    
  Obvious/Subtle      Paper, Beijing China
  Slice    Arrow Factory, Beijing, China
  Building Code Violations Long March Space, Beijing, China
  9th Open Studio Exhibition   SSamzie Space, Seoul, Korea
2007    
  Borderline Moving Image Festival 2 Kolegas, Beijing, China
  China International Gallery Expo World Trade Center, Beijing, China
2006    
  Timestamp (Solo Project) Long March Space Project, Beijing, China
  ISEA Zero One Festival San Jose, California
2005    
  The 2nd Guangzhou Triennial     Guangzhou, China
  Playgrounds of Authorship  Hartnett Gallery, University of Rochester, NY
  10 Years After   Daejeon Museum of Science and Technology, Korea
  24Hours    Beijing Film Studio, Beijing China
  HellaChihuahuas Platform China, Beijing, China
  Ewha Media Art Presentation (EMAP) Ewha University, Seoul, Korea
  Incest   Platform China, Beijing, China
2004    
  Shanghai Biennale   Water Theater, Shanghai, China
  The Location You @ Now Long March Space, Beijing, China
    Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China
2003    
  Post-Sensibility: Inside Story 7-Colors Theater, Beijing, China
2002    
  Close Calls     Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA
  Art That Moves Cellspace, San Francisco, CA
2001    
  NewFangle GenArts     San Francisco, CA
  Site Exhibitions  ArtMuseum.net
  Digital Arts Conference (DAC) Brown University, Providence, RI
2000    
  SIGGRAPH 2000    New Orleans, LA
  Prix Ars Electronica Linz, Austria
  Doors of Perception Amsterdam, Netherlands
  ArtFuture 2000 Taipei, Taiwan
  ISEA 2000     Paris, France
  Canalogy Brooklyn, NY 
  Bard College Annadale-on-Hudson, NY 
  Life Culture Beijing, China
  Rising Tide Summit New York, New York 
  Awards
 

Rockefeller New Media Fellowship Nominee 2003, 2004

Prix Ars Electronica 2000 Honorable Mention

ArtFuture 2000 Honorable Mention

  Fellowships / Residencies
 

Multicultural Expedition Party with Art Lab OVA 2014
Yokohama, Japan

 

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop- Steep Trail Residency 2012

Edinburgh, Scotland

 

Far East Contemporaries Yokohama - Beijing Residency Program 2009

Yokohama, Japan

 

Ssamzie Space Studio Program 2007

Seoul, South Korea

 

Visiting Scholar 2004

Microsoft Research Asia Center for Interaction Design

Beijing, China

 

Research Fellow 1999-2000

Interval Research Corporation

Interactive Telecommunications Program, New York University

  Teaching
 

Visiting Professor, 2006, 2007

Graduate School of Culture Technology

Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

  Lectures
 

Interactive Media Arts Department, NYU-Shanghai

Ted(x) Beijing 2010

Media Arting for the S(e)oul: My Phone Only Speaks Korean, Hongik University New Media Department, Seoul, Korea (2007)

Lunches Tender: Frenz4eva and Live Media Manipulation, ISEA 2002

The Feeling Machine: Introduction to Physical Computing  (2000)

The Loft New Media Centre, Beijing, China

Ubiquitous Computing Conference: Anthropomorphism and Toaster Ovens

SIGGRAPH NY (2000)