Born in Huwei, Taiwan, Hong-Kai Wang works and lives between Vienna and Taipei. She is currently a PhD in Practice candidate and part of the research team for Spaces of Commoning at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna.

She works with listening as a conceptual tool to explore social relations and the (re)construction of cultural memory in marginal spaces, focused on a collaborative and process-driven approach to production. Her work spans performance, workshop, text, video and installation.

Wang has presented her work at Liquid Architecture (Melbourne/Sydney, 2014), Kunsthall Trondheim (Trondheim, Norway, 2013), Para Site (Hong Kong, 2013), Museum of Modern Art (New York, 2013), Iaspis (Stockholm, 2013), Arnold Schoenberg Center (Vienna, 2013), Kunstvlaai Inexactly This (Amsterdam, 2012), Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto (Kumamoto, 2012), Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, (Montreal, 2012), DOX Centre for Contemporary Art (Prague, 2012), Taiwan Pavilion, the 54th Venice Biennale (2011), IMO (Copenhagen, 2011), Festival Eletronika (Belo Horizonte, Brazil, 2011), Casino Luxembourg – Forum d'art contemporain (Luxembourg, 2010), International Incheon Women Artists’ Biennale (2009), La Casa Encendida (Madrid, 2008) among others.