Born in 1979, the Hong Kong-based artist Samson Young works in sound, performance, video, and installation. Having first trained formally in Music Composition, Young has subverted and expanded the role of the Composer across a range of mediums throughout his career.
Young will present new works on paper in Petzel’s upcoming group show on the third floor of the gallery’s Upper East Side location, opening May 4, 2021. He will have his first solo presentation at Petzel in 2022 and has a Studio Exhibition opening with Capitain Petzel in Berlin from April 28 – June 5, 2021. He will also participate in the Kochi Biennale this fall in November of 2021.
In addition to Petzel, Young is also represented by Edouard Malingue Gallery in Hong Kong and Galerie Gisela Capitain in Cologne, Germany, and collaborates on projects with Experimenter in India.