Mr. HO Yue Jin

Department of Creative Arts People Faculty Mr. HO Yue Jin

HO Yue Jin


BA (CityU), MA (Lond)



Yue-Jin Ho is a Senior Lecturer in Creative Arts at the Hong Kong Metropolitan University and currently working on his PhD in the School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong. He is also an artist, translator and writer. His works often deal with the relations between materiality, writing and history. His works have been selected by international festivals such as the IFVA Hong Kong, Cinetribe Osaka, ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival Berlin and Shanghai Biennale. Currently, his research focuses on Chinese text-based new media arts and visual poetry.

Teaching Areas & Research Interests

  • Creative writing
  • Electronic literature
  • Time-based media
  • Visual culture
  • Digital art

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Reviewer, the 22nd International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA), 2016
  • 何禹旃譯:黎肖嫻(2013)。〈蕩游者何往?- 中國大陸九十年代城市電影的“空間實踐”與“負詩學”〉。載張真(編),《城市一代:世紀之交的中國電影與社會∕紀錄、影像:海外與中國》。中國:復旦大學出版社。
  • 何禹旃譯:劉群章(2013)。〈給靜默的安魂曲〉。載楊陽(編),《聽者言》。香港:soundpocket。
  • 何禹旃譯:Carlo Fossati(2013)。〈Rolf Julius. 伴著地景的音樂〉。載楊陽(編),《聽者言》。香港:soundpocket。
  • 何禹旃譯:明凡(2010)。〈照片的餘溫〉。載黃淑琪、賴朗騫、連安洋(主編),《咔》。香港:咔攝影文化。

Selected Publications

Journal Articles
  • Ho, Y. J. (2018). The Battle between Simplified and Traditional: Chinese Text-based Interactive Installations and French Lettrism. MATLIT: Materialities of Literature, 6(1), 121-134.
Book Chapters
  • Ho, Y. J. (2013) Essays on PTU; Young & Dangerous; Mad Mission; and Made in Hong Kong. In L. Lai & K. Choi (Eds.), World Film Locations: Hong Kong (pp. 30-31, 56-59, 80-81). Bristol, UK: Intellect Books.
Refereed Conference Proceedings
  • Ho, Y. J. (2016). The Unstable Characters: Reading of Chinese Text-Based Digital Works. In L. Olli & D. Charrieras (Eds.), CULTURAL R>EVOLUTION. Proceedings of the 22nd International Symposium on Electronic Arts (pp. 290-293). School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong.

Creative Works

Group Exhibition
  • Totem of Light, Commissioned by WCJ diamond company, The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, 2011
  • Mouse-click notation (co-author), Writing Machine Collective, Youth Square, Hong Kong, 2011
  • Co-writer, Keening Woman (2013)