Lecturer

wadechan@hkbu.edu.hk
34115138
Education: 
MFA in Media Design and Technology, City University of Hong Kong

Area of Interests: 
Media Design and Graphic Communication / Media and Interaction Design / Visual Aesthetics and Applications / Corporate Communications and FMCG Graphic Design

Major Highlights: 
2015 “Divergence HK“City•International Public Service Poster Exhibition
Beijing Design Week Organizing Committee/Capital Normal University
2013 “Lamborghini 50 x The Link x CowParade at Stanley Plaza” Ceramic Cow Painted for Local Charity of “Heifer HK” and “Giving Love”, CowParade US / The Link / Plastrons Ltd
2007 “I Love Community” – Titled 觀塘有「樂」, Public Images of HK Community, Shanghai Street Artspace
2006 “Convention Hall” - Snapshots of WTO, Shanghai Street Artspace
2005 Interactive installation, IR 72 Project- A City of Invisible Reality, CityU
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Education

MFA in Media Design and Technology, City University of Hong Kong
BA in Advertising, RMIT (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) University, Australia

Current Teaching

Visual Communication
Art History
Creative Media Management
Fundamentals of Media Arts
Creative Arts and Visual Strategy
Honors Project

Courses taught

Communication Fundamentals: Form, Composition & Meaning
Visualization Skills for Creative Design Processes
Creative Digital Imaging
Digital Aesthetics and Practices
Advertising Design and Visualization
Communication Design Management I & II
Communication Design Management I
Practicum I & II- Self enhancing & learning program
Special Topic in Digital Graphic Communication
Honors Project (3-year Cohort)

Teaching Profession

02-06 Exchange Scholar Macao Polytechnic Institute (School of Arts)
Research Studies/Graphic Design/Advertising Design/e-Commerce & Web Graphic/Advertising & Marketing Communications
2006 Lecturer LiPACE, Open University of Hong Kong
Desktop Publishing and Typography
96-02 Part-time Lecturer IVE (Shatin/Kowloon Tong/Kwun Tong), VTC
Graphic Design/Typography/Editorial/Information Design/Advertising & Marketing/Printing

Creative Services and Practices

2014-Present Judge Hong Kong Printing Awards
Graphic Arts Association of Hong Kong
2013-Present Design & Art Direction MCQ Newsletter
Management Communication Quarterly
Judge SOPA Awards for Editorial Excellence of Magazine Design & Info Graphics
The Society of Publishers in Asia
2012-Present Design & Art Direction Undergraduate Student Handbook
School of Communication, HKBU
2010-Present Advisor & Judge Environmental Education Creative Competition
Environmental Bureau of HKSAR & Graphic Arts Association of HK
2013-2015 Design & Art Direction Programme Document
School of Communication, HKBU
2012-2015 Design & Art Direction Undergraduate Student Handbook
School of Communication, HKBU
2013 Judge HK Mascot Design Competition
CreateHK, HKSAR
Judge Gammon Hoarding Design Competition
Gammon Construction Ltd / Po Yan Oblate Primary School
Eligible Voter HKADC Nomination Exercise 2013
The Hong Kong Arts Development Council
Design & Art Direction Brochure, AF
Academy of Film, HKBU
Design & Art Direction Programme Document 2013
School of Communication, HKBU
2012 Judge Light Pollution, Photography Competition
Uni-Y Star Hunter, Youth Club of Island South
09-10 Advisor & Judge Picturing Art Gallery @HKBU Library- Selection of
Works and Installation. Library, HKBU
2009 Judge E-Card Competition for Life Skill Training and Topical Programmes
Student Health Service- Dept of Health, HKSAR
2008 Judge Photography Competition
Yang Memorial Methodist Social Service
Judge PRA Campaign Competition for “Happy Lemon”
The Young Agency, HKBU
2007 Judge Schedule Book Design Competition
Student Union, HKBU
Judge Bliss Exhibition, Joint University Multimedia Exhibition . JUME
Judge Mascot Design, SOHA Competition. RTHK
Judge CIE Logo Design Competition
CIE, HKBU
2006 Judge Healthy Diet, Slogan and E-Card Competition
CHEU- Dept of Health, HKSAR
Judge Book Cover Design for 1 Million Books
Library, HKBU

Academic Services

2012-Present Panel member Exhibition and Conference Facilities Management Committee EO, HKBU
2013 Interviewer Recruitment of Students, Mainland Interview School of Comm, HKBU
2014 Panel Member Commercial Radio 50th Anniversary Scholarship School of Comm, HKBU
2012 Interviewer Recruitment of Students, Mainland Interview School of Comm, HKBU
Panel Member Commercial Radio 50th Anniversary Scholarship School of Comm, HKBU
2011 Interviewer Jupas and Non-Jupas Applicants DGC-COMS, HKBU
2010 Interviewer JUPAS and Non JUPAS applicants DGC-COMS, HKBU
08-Present Member Equipment Expenditure Taskforce School of Comm., HKBU
Member Taskforce on University Publicity CPRO, HKBU
09-Present Member Taskforce on School Website Design School of Comm., HKBU
Member Technical Advisory Committee CTV, HKBU
08-09 Member Working Group for the Revamp of HKBU Website CPRO, HKBU
2009 Interviewer Film Academy, Member of the search committee CTV, HKBU
Advisor Publication Design for The 2nd Chang Kuo-Sin Award for Aspiring Young Communicators School of Comm., HKBU
Interviewer Top Up Program of Integrated Comm. Management CIE, HKBU
Interviewer JUPAS and Non JUPAS applicants DGC-COMS, HKBU
2008 Advisor Newsletter Design for CMCR School of Comm., HKBU
Advisor Newsletter Design for BU Communicator School of Comm., HKBU
Interviewer JUPAS and Non JUPAS applicants DGC-COMS, HKBU
2007 Interviewer JUPAS and Non JUPAS applicants DGC-COMS, HKBU
2006 Advisor Booklet Design for A Million Books Celebration Library, HKBU
Advisor & Coordinator Exhibition & Seminars- Best of the Best in Advertising NYAD, China Times, 4As, HKBU
Interviewer JUPAS and Non JUPAS applicants DGC-COMS, HKBU

Advisory Works for Student Practice

2016-Present Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 2016 of Media Arts, HKBU at School Gallery
2016 Mentor & Advisor Tokyo Study Tour, Meiji University and Museums
2015 Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 2015 of DGC, HKBU at School
2010-Present Mentor & Advisor Sound Union, HKBU
2014 Art Direction The Young Reporter, Dept of Journalism
School of Communication, HKBU
Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 2014 of DGC, HKBU at School
2013 Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 2013 of DGC, HKBU at School
Mentor & Advisor for Celesty Lee HK Young Design Talent Award, HK Design Centre
Mentor & Advisor for Lam Shun Wai Finalist, Conqueror Design Contest, Antalis (HK) Ltd
2012 Advisor FMA Freshman Workshops, HKBU
Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 2012 of DGC, HKBU at School
Mentor & Advisor Milan Study tour, Hong Kong Design Year. Hong Kong Design Centre and CreateHK, HKSAR.
2011 Mentor & Advisor Xitou, Taiwan Study tour, ImaginAsia International Workshop & Conference. Meji University/National Chengchi University/University of Chulalongkong/University of Southern California/HKBU
Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 2011 of DGC, HKBU at School
Mentor & Advisor Future Star Program 2011 held by Wen Wei Po & Communication University of China, Beijing
2010 Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 2010 of DGC, HKBU at School
Advisor Secondary School Talk, Shung Tak Catholic English School
Mentor & Advisor for Chu On Pong Silver Award and Judges' Choice Award, Conqueror Design Contest, Antalis (HK) Ltd
Mentor & Advisor for Yip Wing Chung Best Digital Entertainment Grand Award, HK ICT Awards 2009
2009 Mentor & Advisor First Greater China Illustration Awards 09, HK Society of Illustrators
Mentor & Advisor Future Star Program 09 held by Wen Wei Po & / Communication University of China, Beijing
Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 09 of DGC, HKBU at school
2008 Mentor & Advisor Chinese Type Design 08, GAAHK
Mentor & Advisor Logo Identity Design for Macao Science Center, Macao Science Center
Mentor & Advisor Website Design Competition for Federation of HK Industries, FHKI
Mentor & Advisor Design competition for Kan Tai Keung Design Award 08, CKIAD, Shantou University
Mentor & Advisor Food Crisis, Poster Competition held by World Vision HK
Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 08 of DGC, HKBU at school
2007 Mentor & Advisor Logo Design for The HK Academy for Gifted Education, HKAGE
Mentor & Advisor Gilbert Paperworks 07 Competition, Polytrade Paper Corp
Mentor & Advisor Future Star Program 07 held by Wen Wei Po & Communication University of China, Beijing
Mentor & Advisor Graduation Exhibition 07 of DGC, HKBU at Innocentre

Creative Works and Publications

2015 “Divergence HK“City•International Public Service Poster Exhibition
Beijing Design Week Organizing Committee/Capital Normal University
2013 “Lamborghini 50 x The Link x CowParade at Stanley Plaza” Ceramic Cow Painted for Local Charity of “Heifer HK” and “Giving Love”, CowParade US / The Link / Plastrons Ltd
2007 “I Love Community” – Titled 觀塘有「樂」, Public Images of HK Community, Shanghai Street Artspace
2006 “Convention Hall” - Snapshots of WTO, Shanghai Street Artspace
2005 Interactive installation, IR 72 Project- A City of Invisible Reality, CityU
2004 33 mins Documentary, Portraying City Heroes
(A film featured artist Chu Tat Shing and his sculptures for SARS’s victims)
1998-2001 Contributing writer to Desktop Times and Digital Times Magazine

Working Experiences

1999-2001

Web Practices

  • Tradelink e-Commerce Ltd (Trade Declaration of HK Gov)
  • Pandaplanet.Com (Recruit Publishing, Job searching website)
    User Interface Design for EDI System, Client Management,
    Liaison & Budgeting, Web Content and Info Design,
    Web Graphic Design
1995-2000 Visual Identity & Corporate Design
  • Monopoly Design
  • Steiner & Co
    Corporate Identity, Corporate Literatures & Annual Report,
    Packaging Design, Advertising Design, Exhibition Graphic
1989-2000 Graphic Design & Exhibition Services
  • ADfoto / AD Production / AD Color Production / R&D Production
    Exhibition Graphic, Graphic Reproduction, Murals & Signages
    Advertising Design, Graphic Solutions, Photography
1981-1989 Design and Printing Practices
  • Hing Lee Screen Printing Company
    Container Graphic, Transportation Graphic, Outdoor Murals,
    Signage and Public works graphic, Advertising Design & Graphic

Professional Qualification

1998-Present Permanent Member Graphic Arts Association of Hong Kong (GAAHK)
2012-2013 Member Association Typographique International

Client & Agency Handled

TDC, Pico, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, The University of Hong Kong, Revlon, Northern Telecom, The HK Institute for Promotion of Chinese Culture, China Resources Enterprise, O&M PR, DDB Needham, JWT, Leo Burnett, Dow Jones, Hill & Knowlton, Burson Marsteller, Ludgate, C.Y.Leung & Co, Hong Kong Land, PCCW (formerly HK Telecom), Mandarin Oriental Hotel, National Electronics, Bank Pelita, HKG Industry Dept, Toppan Moore Printing, Dragages et Travaux, Dah Sing Bank, Financial Times, Hing Lee Screen Printing Co, China Light & Power, Haagen-Dazs, Guangdong Packaging Co. Ltd (Wang Xu), Architectural Services Dept(HKG), Standard Chartered Bank, Graphic Arts Association of Hong Kong, Nike Hong Kong Ltd, Cygnus Satellite (PCCW), etc.