photo by MiteMite

photo by Deby Sucha

Charlene Man graduated at Camberwell College of Arts in London. She now based in Hong Kong, creates art which, in its joyful simplicity of composition and colour, is open to all.

She enjoys taking inspirations from everyday life and approaching her work with humour and mix-culture experiences.

Get in touch for projects or collaborations:

Now represented by BUILDING CO, Japan
For all Japan based project enquiry:

Recent In depth interview with
It's Nice That(feature)
Us Blah Me Blah (English & Japanese Interview)
Neocha (English & Chinese Interview)

Co-founder of :
Member of:
Day Job studio

Hot Air, New Pure+, Osaka Mar 18’ (Group)
Hot Air, Shibafu Gallery, Tokyo Mar 18’ (Group)
DOG SHOW, ODD ONE OUT, Feb 18’ (Group)
The Riso of Riso, Floyles Books, London, June 17' (Group)
Small Thoughts, Garden City Gallery, Taipei, May 17' (Solo)
Between, CFCCA, Manchester, Apr 17'
Here is Zine, PMQ, Hong Kong, Dec 16' (Group)
DOWN TIME, ODD ONE OUT, Hong Kong Nov 16' (Solo)
DOWN TIME, Perhaps Gallery, Saga Oct 16' (Solo)
DOWN TIME, レトロ印刷JAM, Osaka Oct 16' (Solo)
Zine Scene, ODD ONE OUT, Hong Kong Feb 15' (Group)
Back to the 80s, Friday Late, V&A, London,Oct 13' (Group)
Peckham Takeover, V&A, London, July 13 (Group)
Toyshop, Pick Me Up, London, April 13' (Group)

Book Fair:
East London Comic Art Festival (Group)
New York Art Book Fair (Solo)
Shanghai Art Book Fair (Solo)
Short Run Comic Art Festival (Solo)
Singapore Art Book Fair (Solo)
Tokyo Art Book Fair (Solo)
Taipei Art Book Fair (Solo)
Taiwan Creative Expo (Solo)
Unlimited Edition Seoul (Solo)

Previous Client included:
Art Asia Pacific
Debrief Magazine
Claudie Pierlot
Centre of the Chinese Contemporary Art
Cog Design
Future Publishing
Isetan Japan
John Hopkins Health Review
JR East Japan
Lane Crawford Hong Kong
Laurence King Publishing
Liverpool Biennial
Loft Japan
The Millennials Shibuya
Penguin Random House
Toothpick Nations
Victoria and Albert Museum

Previously seen/ Mentioned On:
Amelia's Magazine
Central Stn
Don't Panic Magazine
Easy Money Blog(feature)
It's Nice That
Ming Pao Weekly, Hong Kong
Milk Magazine, Hong Kong
Mollie Makes Magazine
no culture icons
Kid's book Review
Paulette Magazine
Page Online
Saga Newspaper, Japan