Mathias Woo


Mathias Woo leads a career as a scriptwriter, director, producer as well as curator, and is recognised for a portfolio of more than sixty original theatre works,which have been invited to cities around the globe and major cities China. Mathias’s theatre works explore subjects as wide-range as literature, history, architecture, religion, current political affairs. His recent productions include Eighteen Springs, 1587, A Year of No Significance, Hua-Yen Sutra, East Wing West Wing Series. In 2009, Woo initiated and curated Architecture is Art Festival, the first of its kind themed on architecture in Hong Kong. In 2012, Mathias with Looking for Mies was awarded by the Hong Kong Design Centre DFA Merit Award. In 2013, Woo was awarded the Arts and Cultural Figure of the Year in Shenzhen and Hong Kong Lifestyle Award by Southern Metropolitan Daily. His latest work The Architecture of The City has received DFA Design for Asia Awards 2018 – Silver Award and Silver A’ Design Award in Performing Arts, Style and Scenery Design Category in 2019.