b. 1980, Myanmar
Aung Ko (b.1980, Htone Bo) pursued his studies in Fine Art Painting at the University of Culture in Yangon. In 2007, Aung Ko founded the Thu Ye Dan Village Art Project at his native village in northern Myanmar. He has participated in the Singapore Biennale 2008, 4th Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale in 2009, Goethe Institutes’ 2012-2013 traveling exhibition Riverscapes IN FLUX in Hanoi, Ho Chih Minh City, Jakarta and Manila, and an artist residency at the Pavillon du Palais de Tokyo in Paris in 2015.