Julia Hung was born in 1986, Taipei, Taiwan. She has traveled and lived in many countries since childhood. She majored and graduated from the illustration program with a bachelor of design from OCAD University in 2012. In 2016, she obtained a master of fine art degree from the Work.Master – Contemporary Artist Practice program at HEAD, Geneva.
Julia Hung often explores and experiments with different materiality to find new possibilities. In 2020, she received Merit Award from ‘Pingtung Fine Arts Exhibition’. In 2017, she received Judge’s Award from ‘New Heads – Fondation BNP Paribas Art Awards’ in Geneva. She illustrated for Marie Claire China from 2013 to 2015. Her art pieces have been collected by the established Artvera’s gallery in Geneva and private collectors in Europe.
Recent selected exhibitions including Art Zone, Taiwan Lantern Festival, Ping Tung, Taiwan, 2019; Immortagram, Element, Taipei, Taiwan, 2018; L’Oranger, Art Geneve, Palexpo, Geneva, Switzerland, 2017; L’Oranger, LIYH(LiveInYourHead Gallery), Geneva Switzerland, 2017; Bourgeois Bore, Istituto Svizzero di Roma, Rome Italy, 2014.