ABOUT

Born in Singapore, 1983.
Lives and works in Gothenburg, Sweden.

 

education

Bachelor of Fine Art, First Class Honours, University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom 2008-2009.

Diploma in Fine Art, Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore, 2006-2008.

 

past exhibitions and activities (selected)

2017. I Want to Believe, curated group show, Gothenburg International Biennial for Contemporary Art (GIBCA) Extended, Gothenburg, Sweden.

2017. Super/Natural, curated group show, Gajah Gallery, Jogjakarta Art Lab, Indonesia.

2016. Clandestino Festival, Producer and co-curator, Gothenburg and Tanum, Sweden.

2015. Måleri som uttrycksform, group show, Blå Galleriet, Umeå, Sweden.

2015. Public reading, Clandestino Festival, Tanum, Sweden.

2015. Golden Crackssite-specific installation, Clandestino Festival, Gothenburg, Sweden.

2015. 9th Arte Laguna Art Prize, juried group show, Arsenale di Venezia, Venice, Italy.

2015. Member of panel discussion, Gothenburg International Biennial for Contemporary Art (GIBCA), Röda Sten Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden.

2013. Månadens konstnär, solo exhibition, Södra Ryd public library, Skövde, Sweden.

2011. Skaraborgssalongen, juried group show, Skövde Art Museum, Skövde, Sweden.

2010. Public lecture, Singapore Young Contemporary Artists (SCYA), Singapore Polytechnic, Singapore.

2009. A Closed Door, curated group show, Sculpture Square, Singapore.

2009. Public lecture, Farm.sg, National Museum of Singapore, Singapore.

2008. Mapping Invisible Cities, roaming exhibition, curated group show, Goethe Institute, Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines.

2008. Videology, curated group show, The Substation, Singapore.

2007-2008. Essayist, commissioned by Lasalle College of the Arts and the Substation for coverage of the Singapore Biennale, Singapore.

 

awards and scholarships

2015. 9th Arte Laguna Art Prize finalist, painting category.

2013. Solo exhibition grant from Konstenheten, Skövde Kulturhus and Skövde Allmänna Konstförening.

2008. Group exhibition grant, Ministry of Information, Communication and the Arts, Singapore.

2002. University Scholar’s Program, National University of Singapore.

2002. Ministry of Education scholarship.