About the Photographer


Known as KT, Dr King Tong HO is currently a senior lecturer in the School of Art & Design at AUT University. His teaching and research areas are postgraduate supervision, photography and digital imaging as well as Chinese aesthetics and philosophy in contemporary art and design practices.

KT focuses on the study and postgraduate supervision of East and West cross-cultural ideas in art and design communication. He is currently a member of the New Zealand Asian Studies Society, the New Zealand Chinese Association Inc. and the Auckland Chinese Community Centre Inc.

In Hong Kong, before his immigration to New Zealand in 1994, KT HO was a founding member of the Hong Kong Institute of Professional Photographers (HKIPP) and a member of the Hong Kong Designers Association (HKDA).