Aenon Loo is the Director of Gallery Exit and White Cube in Hong Kong, an award-winning composer and co-founder of the HellHOT New Music Festival. He was awarded an Asian Cultural Council fellowship in 2001 to partake in the Aspen Music Festival. Aenon Loo graduated from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts in 2002, studying composition under Law Wing-fai and electronic music under Clarence Mak. He was given a full scholarship from Columbia University in 2002 to pursue a Doctor of Musical Arts (D.M.A.) degree in composition and electronic music. He received his D.M.A. in 2008 and later returned to Hong Kong to establish Gallery EXIT, a gallery that exhibits progressive and ambitious works in all media that seek to go beyond all boundaries of nationality and discipline.Bio courtesy of the Asian Cultural Council site.