Rosanna Li Wei Han 李慧嫻
Rosanna Wei Han Li studied ceramics and art education in Hong Kong and England. She taught at the School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University from 1990-2016, She is a founding member and former chairperson of the Contemporary Ceramic Society (HK) and also an Expert Museum Advisor (Hong Kong Art) of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department.
She has held 17 solo exhibitions and taken part in more than 180 group exhibitions. Her works are collected by the Hong Kong Museum of Art, the Hong Kong Heritage Museum, the Guangdong Museum of Art, the Shiwan Ceramic Museum, the Zhejiang Museum of Art, and the New Taipei City Yingge Ceramics Museum.
Awards: 1985 Hong Kong Urban Council Fine Art Award in Ceramics, 1999 Hong Kong Sculptor of the Year Award, 2000 Silver Award in Ceramics of the Guangdong Museum of Art, and 2013 Hong Kong Federation of Women ‘Hong Kong Women of Excellence in the Six Arts Award in Sculpture/Ceramics’. In 2005 she received the Secretary for Home Affairs Commendation Medal (Achievements in the Promotion of Arts & Culture). She is the Finalist of the 2016 Sovereign Art Foundation Asian Art Prize.
Artist-in-residence in Japan: Tokoname, 1996; and Shigaraki, 2016.