With expertise and experience in the history of art and architecture as well as cultural management, Angelika Li is committed to engaging with the essence of local culture, heritage and valued stories, and driving a continuous dialogue between local and international communities. Li is the founder of the curatorial project HOMELAND in TRANSIT and is the co-founder of PF25 cultural projects, a research initiative focusing on the everyday life and ecologies of Switzerland and Hong Kong.
In 2015, Li was the founding director of MILL6 Foundation bringing it to ICOM museum status and the Award for Arts Promotion by Hong Kong Arts Development Council in 2016. Her previous projects include ‘Tracing some places. Leung Chi Wo’ (2015); ’Textile Thinking – The International Symposium’ at Hangzhou Triennial of Fiber Art 2016 co-organised with Zhejiang Art Museum; ‘Social Fabric. New works by Kwan Cheung Chi and Mariana Hahn’ in collaboration with curator David Elliott (2016), ‘Old Master Q: What The @#$% Is Going On? Original Works by Alphonso Wong’ (2014); ‘Beyond the Paper Screen - An Exhibition of Japanese Erotic Prints from The Uragami Collection’ (2013) and ‘NEW INK: an exhibition of ink art by post 1970 artists from The Yiqingzhai Collection (2013)’.
Li lives and works between Basel, Switzerland and her hometown Hong Kong.