Pao Hui Kao interests in different fields which can define her as a designer, researcher, artist, currently based in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Her works shown great influences of innovated material, traditional crafts, social issue, ecorches. By making objects, sculptures and installations, her works emphasize on creating extraordinary aesthetics out of ordinary material and surrounding through continuous material experiments.


Pao Hui Kao expresses her peculiar viewpoint on contemporary issues such as uncanny of technology, appearance and functionality; furthermore, questioning and seeking the essence of things.

MJ AIR Art Residency

Urushi lacquerware in Fukushima 



Artist Residency 

Kiyoshi Saito Museum of Art



Artist Residency and work shop,

Hsin-Sheng Junior High School

Taitung County





The Materialists presents leather

2018 Dutch Design Week, TAC, Eindhoven, NL


Design Drives Knowledge Drives Design

2018 SZIDF, Shenzhen, CH


Future Beyond Imagination

2018 Taiwan Design Expo' , Taichung, TW


2018 From natural to natural, Taitung Design EXPO, Taitung, TW


2018 Rock Paper Salt Air

MINT Gallery, London, UK


2018 Designday #13, Maastricht, NL


2018 Ventura future 

2018 Milan Design Week, Milan, IT


2018 Made in Masstricht

Abtstraat, Maastricht, NL


2018 Paper Generations 

Generations of Paper, YKSI expo, Eindhoven, NL


2018 2018 Kunst Art, Amsterdam, NL


2018 Strenght from paper Solo show

Temporary Art Center,  Eindhoven, NL

2018 Collect 2018

Saatchi gallery, London, UK


2018 Object Rotterdam

Rotterdam Art Week, Rotterdam, NL



2018 Funiture fair Koln, Passagen, GE


The Materialists presents paper

Temporary Art Center, 2017, Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven, NL


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Temporary Art Center, 2017, Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven, NL

CODA Paper Art

CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands

2017, 5 June- 29 October

2017 Festival Design Kwartier 

Museum Panorama Mesdag, Den Haag, The Netherlands

2017, 18- 21 May


Venice Design- Venice Art Biennale

Palazzo Michiel, Venice, Italy

2017, 13 May- 26 November

Meta Craft

MINT, London, Unite Kingdom

2017, 12 May- 10 June

Milan Design Week, Ventura Project

Ventura Lambrade design district, Milan, Italy

2017, 1 -8 April

Object Rotterdam- Rotterdam Art Fire

SS Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2017, 10-12 February

Dutch Design 100 Years

Taipei, Taiwan

2016, 15 November- 2017, 19 February

Crafting Complex Materials- Dutch Design Week

MU art space, Eindhoven The Netherlands


In Need Of- Design Academy Eindhoven Graduation Show

Design Academy Eindhoven, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

2016, 23-30 October 

Kazerne Lab: From A to Z in one day

Kazerne, Eindhoven The Netherlands

2014, May 


Design Academy Eindhoven,

MA Contextual Design

The Netherlands


Yulon Nissan Design Center, 

Vehicle design trainee



Hua-Fan University(華梵大學),

BA Industrial Design