Dustin Shum was born and currently lives in Hong Kong. He received his BA (Hons) in Photographic Design from Hong Kong Polytechnic in 1994.


Solo Exhibitions

Alias: Xianggang

June 2003

Fringe Club, Hong Kong


Live Alone A Life - People with mental illness

Organised by Society for Community Organization

Apr 2007

Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Hong Kong


Photogenic Olympians

Apr 2009

Lumenvisum, Hong Kong


BLOCKS

Jun - Jul 2011

Upper Station Gallery, Hong Kong


BLOCKS phase II

Oct - Dec 2014

The Salt Yard, Hong Kong


Life and Times 

Organised by Society for Community Organization

Oct - Dec 2014

SoCO 269, Hong Kong


(Don't) Dare to Dream

Dec 2016 - Jan 2017

Goethe-Institut Hongkong, Hong Kong


Selected group Exhibitions

Pingyao International Photography Festival

Sep 2008

Pingyao, China


Imaging Hong Kong

Dec 2008 - Jan 2009

Hong Kong Central Library, Hong Kong


Photography Now: China, Japan, Korea

Sep - Dec 2009

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art


Hong Kong Contemporary Art Biennial Awards 2009

May 2010 - Aug, 2010

Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong


City Flâneur: Social Documentary Photography

Jun 2010 - Jan 2011

Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong


Naturae

Sep - Oct 2010

Savignano SI Fest, Italy


It Isnae Disney

Aug 2011

Asolo Art Film Festival, Italy


Pingyao International Photography Festival

Sep 2011

Pingyao, China


Shopping Wonderland (with Markus Leiste)

Mar - Apr 2012

Goethe-Institut Hongkong


Different Dimension - the International Festival of Contemporary Photography

May - Jun 2012

Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Russia


Experience of Space

Sep 2014

Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina, Novi Sad, Serbia


Jimei X Arles: East West Encounters International Photo Festival

15 Nov - 16 Dec 2015

Three Shadows Xiamen Photography Art Centre, Xiamen, China


Hong Kong Contemporary Photography Exhibition 2016

(Co-organised by Lumenvisum and European Photography magazine)

Jul 2016

L0 Gallery, JCCAC, Hong Kong


Awards Received

1996

Amnesty International Human Rights Press Awards: Special Merits

2001

Amnesty International Human Rights Press Awards: Special Merits

2003

The Newspaper Society of Hong Kong Awards: Winner (Sports), Merit (News)

The Hong Kong Press Photographers’ Association Awards: 1st runner-up (Sports)

Amnesty International Human Rights Press Awards: Special Merits

2005

The Newspaper Society of Hong Kong Awards: Merit (News)

2007

The Newspaper Society of Hong Kong Awards: 1st runner-up (Sports)

The Hong Kong Press Photographers’ Association Awards: Winner (Photo Essay)

2008

Asia Media Awards: Best in Photojournalism (Bronze, Sports)

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