Born in 1974 in Brighton, England, Simon Birch has lived and worked in Hong Kong for over twenty years. He has had solo exhibitions in Beijing, Los Angeles, Miami, and Singapore and has participated in group shows at the Hong Kong Museum of Art and Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo. Birch has been awarded the prestigious Louis Vuitton Asian Art Prize and the Sovereign Asian Art Prize. Birch has organised many large-scale multimedia installation projects in Hong Kong, most notably: "HOPE & GLORY: A Conceptual Circus" (2010) and "Daydreaming With...The Hong Kong Edition" (2012) and is currently working on a multimedia installation project, "The 14th Factory" in USA. Birch's work has been featured and reviewed in many international publications, including Art-forum, The Guardian, The International Herald Tribune, Time Out, and The New York Times. Birch is represented internationally by Ben Brown Fine Arts.