Conceptual artist and YouTuber Mak Ying-tung at the de Sarthe Gallery in Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong. Stills from her newest video artwork, Single Life, are displayed behind her. Photo: Nora Tam

Feminist YouTuber Mak Ying-tung on challenging Damien Hirst, braving an open mic, and addressing serious issues in her signature ‘fun and crazy’ way

  • Mak Ying-tung says her art doesn’t have to be taken seriously, despite the fact it reads as a social experiment or commentary
  • In her latest video series, the Hong Kong artist conveys humour both through the awkwardness of the encounter and her delivery – she aspires to stand-up comedy
Topic |   Art
Conceptual artist and YouTuber Mak Ying-tung at the de Sarthe Gallery in Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong. Stills from her newest video artwork, Single Life, are displayed behind her. Photo: Nora Tam
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