Dr King Tong HO is currently a senior lecturer in the School of Art & Design at the Auckland University of Technology. Known as KT, his teaching and research areas are postgraduate supervision, photography, digital imaging plus Chinese aesthetics and philosophy in contemporary art and design practices. He focuses on the study and postgraduate supervision of East and West cross-cultural ideas in art and design communication. KT is currently a member of the NZ Asian Studies Society, the NZ Chinese Association Inc and the Auckland Chinese Community Centre Inc. In Hong Kong, before his immigration to NZ in 1994, KT HO was a founding member of the HK Institute of Professional Photographers (HKIPP) and a member of H K Designers Association (HKDA).