Vincy Chan (they/them) is a non-binary trans multidisciplinary artist and activist from Hong Kong. They studied traditional Ghanaian drumming under the tutelage of master drummer Sowah Mensah, in addition to Jazz vocals at Macalester College (Saint Paul, Minnesota,) and have performed with the Hong Kong-based Ghanaian troupe Oulamii Sooj. They recently shared the stage with at17 as a guest performer at the “Girls Girls Girls” concert in Queen Elizabeth stadium.
The grant recipient of Renaissance Foundation Hong Kong’s Talent Development Scheme released their debut EP Porcelain Soul (Universal Music Hong Kong) in 2015. Chan started the project Vincy & the Prototyke Lab in March 2017, collaborating with a variety of local musicians. Their originals are featured on West Kowloon Cultural District’s “Freespace Mixtape Vol. 1” released in fall 2017.