Yuk Hui (許煜) studied Computer Engineering and Philosophy at the University of Hong Kong and Goldsmiths College in London, with a focus on philosophy of technology. Currently he is associate lecturer at the institute of philosophy and art (IPK) and researcher at the Institute for Culture and Aesthetics of Media (ICAM) at the Leuphana University Lüneburg; he is also a visiting professor at the China Academy of Art. Previous to that, he was a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for Research and Innovation of the Centre Pompidou in Paris and a visiting scientist at the Deutsche Telekom Laboratories in Berlin. Besides of applied projects, he published on philosophy of technology and media in periodicals such as Research in PhenomenologyMetaphilosophyAngelakiParrhesiaCahiers Simondon, Deleuze Studies, TechnéJahrbuch Technikphilosophie, Implications PhilosophiquesKrisisIntellectica, New Formations, Zeitschrift für Medienwissenschaft, Theory, Culture and Society, etc. He is editor (with Andreas Broeckmann) of 30 Years after Les Immatériaux: Art, Science and Theory (2015), author of On the Existence of Digital Objects (prefaced by Bernard Stiegler, University of Minnesota Press, 2016), and The Question Concerning Technology in China -An Essay in Cosmotechnics (Urbanomic, 2016). He is also the series editor of “Philosophy of Media and Technology” of Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences Press, and with Erich Hörl the series editor of “After Simondon” of Meson Press.


Interview (by Simon Dawes), Theory, Culture and Society (English, 2011)

Interview (by Evgeniy Kuchinov), Pop-Philosophy (Russian and English, 2016)

Interview (by Geert Lovink), E-flux (English, 2016/ Chinese Translation)

Interview (by Geert Lovink), Parrhesia (English, 2017/ Chinese Translation)

Interview (by Jordan Skinner), HongKong Review of Books (English, 2017/ Chinese Translation)

Interview (by Mitya Lebedev), Colta (Russian, 2017)

Interview (by Giovanni Menegalle), Tank (English, 2018)


CV: http://www.digitalmilieu.net/yuk


Institute of Culture and Aesthetics of Digital Media
Institute of Philosophy and Art
Leuphana Universität Lüneburg
Associated Researcher
Institut de Recherche et d’Innovation
du Center Pompidou, Paris
Visiting Professor
China Academy of Art
Associated Researcher
Centre international des études simondoniennes
Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris Nord