Born in 1978 in Taipei, Taiwan, Simon moved to Prague in 2003 and studied still photography at the Film and TV School of Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU).
Currently, he is based in Slovenia, a country located in the northern tip of Balkan and he divides his time between Taipei and Europe. Using documentary photography and in-depth articles, he has spent many years focusing on people marginalized by mainstream society.
Simon’s works have been featured in exhibitions in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany, and Moscow, etc. His short films have been screened in Slovenia, Germany, France, Spain, and the Netherlands, etc.