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In the Media

Media enquiries

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I speak and write regularly about:

  • art and literature in Hong Kong

  • chronic illness and disability issues in relation to women, youth, and work in Hong Kong

  • autoimmune diseases and invisible disabilities

  • digital art, NFTs, and the future of AI in creative industries

  • education and creativity in Hong Kong

Lifestyle Journal (Economic Journal)

January 12, 2024

【Panorama】Sophia Hotung︰以藝術為身心良藥 開展第二人生

Tatler Asia

December 28, 2023

The weigh-in: Is consumerism ruining the true spirit of the holiday season?

MP Weekly 名周

December 8, 2023


EastWeek 東週利

December 5, 2023

如思寫意「平義社」與何慧恩 | 趙麗如

South China Morning Post

December 2, 2023

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: city’s unsung heroes celebrated as 8 winners recognised for efforts

South China Morning Post

December 2, 2023

Video: Winner of 2023 Spirit of Hong Kong Culture Award

Broadway World

November 6, 2023

The Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra Celebrates Its Golden Jubilee With RHYTHM OF THE CITY

South China Morning Post

September 24, 2023

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: artist with multiple illnesses devotes time to charitable causes

Marie Claire

May 12, 2023

何東後人 Sophia Hotung何慧恩:我不跟病痛搏鬥,我與它一起生活。

Playing the Inner Game Podcast

February 21, 2023

Eurasian Artist & Writer on Identity, Disability, Self-Esteem, and Feeling Like You're Enough

The Millennial Source

February 11, 2023

Hong Kong writer and illustrator Sophia Hotung paints a new path after dealing with chronic illness

The Eurasian Society Podcast

February 1, 2023

Identity, Disability, and Feeling Like You're Enough with Eurasian Artist, Writer, and Illustrator, Sophia Hotung


October 25, 2022

When Sophia Hotung Meets Sophia the Robot: A New Artistic Collaboration

Liv Magazine

October 24, 2022

Meet Sophia Hotung, Artist-in-Residence at K11 ARTUS


October 19, 2022

The Future of Digital Art Is Now: From NFTs by a Meta-Human to a Human and AI Collaboration


August 27, 2022

Who's the real Hong Konger?

Graphic Arts Association of Hong Kong Bulletin

August 24, 2022

Affordable Art Fair 讓藝術大眾化

The Value

August 5, 2022

5 emerging artists to illuminate special feature at HK’s 9th edition of Affordable Art Fair

Madame Figaro

August 5, 2022

2022 Affordable Art Fair | 與參展藝術家對談, 細說他們「貼地」的藝術


August 4, 2022

Five Minutes with: Sophia Hotung, illustrator

South China Morning Post

August 1, 2022

Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong 2022 focuses on young artists from the city and local art galleries, many of them recently opened

The Beat Asia

June 28, 2022

The Funkiest Artists Signed to Hong Kong's Uber-Hip Young Soy Gallery

Young Post, South China Morning Post

June 16, 2022

Inspired by The New Yorker mascot, a local artist is making a mural of 216 Hongkongers as a symbol of love, inclusivity

Post Magazine, South China Morning Post

June 4, 2022

Profile: How turning The New Yorker into The Hong Konger sparked the digital art career of Sophia Hotung, after years of illness had snuffed out her corporate ambitions


May 12, 2022

Freelance in Hong Kong: Thrive with these tips offered by freelancers across the city

Prestige Magazine

April 12, 2022

Women Reimagining Our World: Sophia Hotung

Tatler Asia

March 9, 2022

Using Artificial Intelligence and NFTs to Innovate a More Equal Future


February 17, 2022

How I Get It Done: Sophia Hotung, Writer and Illustrator

Economic Times

January 14, 2022

何慧恩七病纏身 靠繪畫走過低谷展現香港情懷

The Infatuasian Podcast

December 28, 2021

An Infatuasian Side Dish: The Hong Konger Anthology with Sophia Hotung

Young Post, South China Morning Post

December 13, 2021

‘The Hong Konger’ Artist on How a Christmas Gift Changed Her Life After Feeling She Lost Her Career to Chronic Illness

Tatler Asia

December 8, 2021

Meet Sophia Hotung, the Accidental Artist Behind The Hong Konger Prints

Tatler Asia

November 29, 2021

The Best Hong Kong-themed Wall Art for Gifting and Decorating

Asymptote Journal

November 26, 2021

Weekly Dispatches from the Front Lines of World Literature

The Beat Asia

November 26, 2021

The Release of The Hong Konger Anthology: Sophia Hotung's Answer to a True Hong Kong Identity

Eagles & Dragons Magazine, The American Club

November 1, 2021

Finding a New Perspective

The Beat Asia

October 15, 2021

Sophia Hotung, The 'Hong Konger' Artist Parodying Classic New Yorker Magazine Covers

Art Next 新藝潮

October 3, 2021

【2021 Art Next Expo - Meet the Artist】Sophia Hotung 何慧恩

The Standard

September 24, 2021

From a Personal Viewpoint

Sing Tao Daily

September 2, 2021

【新藝潮博覽會前瞻】年輕藝術家何慧恩《The Hong Konger》系列 展現香港眾生相

The Awkward Turtle at Work

July 18, 2021

Episode 15: Sophia Hotung | Illustrator & Writer | Enthusiasm Over Talent

What Kind of Asian Are You?

June 17, 2021

Episode 44: Corporate, Creative, and Chronically: Rethinking “Success” as a Eurasian w/ Sophia Hotung 何慧恩

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