Solo Shows
2002     Histox; Ippreciation; Singapore, June

2002     Moleculux - luminescent bodies in hyperspace; Sculpture Square; Singapore
2001     Histologics; in conjunction with Tectonics; DP Space; Singapore
1999; cyberspace, top-level domain at Cooks and Cocos Island, server in United States
1998     Biotechnics; Substation; Singapore
1994     Recent Works; SweeGuan Art Gallery; Singapore
1992     New Works; National Museum Art Gallery; Singapore

Group Shows
2001     The Spirituality of Perception, installation, Histories Identities Technologies Spaces, Singapore Art Museum
2001     Time and Space, MITA Atrium, Singapore
2001     Asian International Art Exhibition, Guangzhou Art Museum, People's Republic of China
2001     Techtonics, DP Space, Singapore
2000     Missile Launch, Multimedia Art Asia Pacific (MAAP), Australia
2000     An Eye To Art, Heng Artland, Singapore
1999     Ophthalmogenesis, installation, City/ Community, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
1999     Provocative Things, Sculpture Square, Singapore
1999     Asian International Art Exhibition, Fukuoka Art Museum, Japan
1999     Exhibition Move, Plastique Kinetic Worms; Singapore
1998     Exhibition 6x6x6, Plastique Kinetic Worms; Singapore
1998     Painting of the Year Exhibition, UOB Tower; Singapore
1997     Singapore Art, Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Center Hall, Singapore
1996     Modern Art Society Exhibition; Orchard Point Exhibition Hall, Singapore
1996     Exhibition at Changi International Airport; Singapore
1995     Singapore Art Society Exhibition; Riverwalk Galleria, Singapore
1995     Art & Business, Takashimaya Art Gallery; Singapore
1995     Philippe Charriol Art Exhibition; Singapore International Exhibition & Convention Center, Singapore
1994     Painting of the Year Exhibition; Empress Place Museum; Singapore
1994     Philip Morris Asean Art Awards; Takashimaya Art Gallery; Singapore
1993     Painting of the Year Exhibition; SIA-La Salle College of the Arts; Singapore
1992     Shave at Chesil; Chesil Gallery; Dorset; England
1992     International Artists' Workshop; Studio Exhibition; Shave Farm; Sommerset; England
1992     Couleurs Magiques, Grand Prix de Paris 'd Arts Plastiques; Chapelle de la Sorbonne; Paris; France
1992     Aware; Bank of Ireland Exhibition Hall; Dublin; Ireland
1991     The Sin of Apathy, installation, Sculpture in Singapore; National Museum Art Gallery; Singapore
1991     Painting of the Year Exhibition; National Museum Art Gallery; Singapore

Selected Biblography
2001     Lindy Poh; Histories Identities Technologies Space catalogue; National Arts Council, Nov
2001     Amanda Heng; 'Open ends', a documentation of performance art in Singapore; Substation Limited, Sep
2001     Lim Lay Koon; 'Creation of the Aesthetic Self', Department of Sociology, National University of Singapore 2000/2001
2000     Sian E Jay; 'Facing up to artistic space', The Straits Times, 2 Nov    
2000     Sian E Jay; 'Sculpture for all', World Sculpture News, Vol 6 No 1 Winter 
2000     Sian E Jay; 'Provocative Things', Sculpture Magazine', USA, Mar
2000     Parvathi Nayar; 'Art & Science as part of the social fabric', 22 Jan
2000     Zhang Jing-Yan; Three ophthalmologists present charity art exhibition, Mandarin translated, Lian He Zao Bao, 9 Jan
2000     Jane Leong; Young Contemporary Artists in Singapore; Jan
1999     Quay Yean Fee; City / Community catalogue, Dec.
1999     TK Sabapathy; Provocative Things catalogue.
1999     Goh Kay Kee; Living an enriched life through Art, Mandarin translated, Lian He Zao Bao, 25 Sept
1999     Ng Chai Ling; Interview on National Arts Council Radio, Oct
1999     Lim Jern Erh; 'Young Artist Award', Lian He Zao Bao, 26 Sep
1999     Interview on Radio Broadcasting Corporation of Singapore
1999     Chua Seow Ling, Interview on National Arts Council Radio, Sep
1999     National Arts Council; Arts Awards 1999 catalogue
1999     TK Sabapathy; 'An appreciation', Brave New World foreword
1998     Raffles Fine Art Auctioneers; Singapore Artist Directory 1998
1998     Susie Wong; 'The robot thinks, therefore he is ?', The Straits Times, 12 February
1998     Su Qi, Review of 'Biotechnics' in Mandarin, Lian He Zao Bao, 22 Sep
1998     Mashizan Majum; Interviewed by AM Singapore, Television Corporation of Singapore
1998     Ng Chai Ling; Interview on National Arts Council Radio, 12-13 February
1998     Ben Munroe; 'Fusing medical science and an artistic vision', Business Times Lifestyle, 6 Feb
1995     Sit Yin Fong; 'Seven Singaporean artists to exhibit in New York'; The Straits Times, 13 Oct
1994     Susie Wong; 'Total attitude makes exhibition very enjoyable'; The Straits Times, 23 Sep
1994     Goh Kay Kee, 'The brush replaces the stethoscope', Mandarin translated, 22 Sep
1992     Judy Meewenzen; Interview on Kaleidoscope, British Broadcasting Corporation, 27 Aug
1992     Jane Chambeaux, Couleurs Magiques Grand Prix de Paris d'Arts Plastiques catalogue, May
1992     Guan Xue Mei,'Medical Science as Art', Lian He Zao Bao, 3 Jan
1992     T.Sasitharan; Review on 'New Works' , The Straits Times, 3 Jan
1992     Julia Goh; 'X-rays, computer circuits form eye catching exhibits'; The Straits Times, 1 Jan
1991     Pamela Pilapil; 'Interview on National Trade Union Congress Radio'; Dec
1991     Koh Buck Song, 'But it is Art'; The Straits Times, 29 Nov

2000     Telok Kurau Studio Grant, National Arts Council, Ministry of Information and the Arts
1999     Young Artist Award, National Arts Council, Ministry of Information and the Arts
1999     Painting of the Year Competition, High Commendation for 'Internet'
1998     Painting of the Year Competition, High Commendation for 'Fovea'
1998     National Arts Council Nominee for International Visual Artist's Unesco-Aschberg Bursary.
1997     National Arts Council Project Grant Award
1995     Dr Tan Tze Chor Art Award, For 'Woods & Cacophony'
1995     Philippe Charriol Art Competition, Finalist for 'Frontier'
1994     Philip Morris Asean Art Awards, Honourable Mention for 'The Source'
1994     Philip Morris Asean Art Awards, Honourable Mention for 'Motherboard'
1994     National Arts Council Project Grant Award
1994     Painting of the Year Competition, High Commendation for 'Falling Water'
1993     Painting of the Year Competition, Triple High Commendation for 'Zen', 'The Autumn Dreams of Spring' & 'Maelstrom'
1992     Singapore International Foundation Grant Award
1992     Couleurs Magiques Art Award for 'Eye of the Hurricane'
1991     Painting of the Year Competition High Commendation for 'God Created'

2001/2002    Arts Education Council                                  
2001/2002    Nokia Singapore Art Steering Committee      
2001             Georgette Chen Arts Scholarship Panel         
2001/2002    Arts and Culture Feedback Group Panel
2001/2002    National Arts Council External Assessor
2000/2002    Arts Resource Panel
1996-2002    Modern Art Society Committee    

Public Forum
2001    The Eye of the Artist; 28th December, Nokia Singapore Art series of talks, Singapore Art Museum
2001    Creativity in the Arts, Science and Technology; 24th November, inaugural National Creativity Seminar, National University of Singapore
2001    Art Dot Com Resources; 12th October; ArtSingapore series of talks, Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Center
2001    E-Generation: The Young Entrepreneur; 17th February, National University of Singapore
1998    The Artist's Eye; 28 Mar; Ophthalmology continuous medical education, Tan Tock Seng Hospital; Singapore

Current Publication Projects
2001     Technix ( writings on art in the age of biotechnology and informatics )
2001     The Creative Mindset  ( based on the lecture: Invoking the artist in everyman by VOICES )

Travels and Education
2000            Beijing cultural immersion, 3 months.
1999             Attended full-time semester courses at Yale Unviersity. Connecticut, New York Art immersion, 6 months. Attended Shop Techniques, 3D Form  and Material Studies, Drawing and Representational Studies, Visual Studies, Structural Engineering, Architectural Design Studio and History Studies - full-time credit courses.
1999             Coordinates 'Singapore Art' at, the non-profit research archive on the Singapore visual arts community.
1999             Programs and designs 'Modern Art Society' at
1999             Attended Art History course at the Substation given by TK Sabapathy.
1999             Conferred Fellowship of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Glasgow, Hong Kong, and Master of Medicine in Ophthalmology, Singapore.
1998-1999    Studies Basic Visual Sciences, Visual pathology, Neuro-ophthalmology, Entoptic Phenomena, Optics, Orthoptics, as part of the training program to be an ophthalmologist.
1998             London, Glasgow, Edinburgh Art immersion.
1997             London Art visit.
1996             Taiwan, Chinese cultural immersion, 1 month.
1996             Founder of Planetwork Industries; web-design and solutions firm develops the first few Singapore online galleries .
1994-1995    Attended 9 month full-time training at School of Military Medicine and Officer Cadet School, Top Cadet.
1993             Beijing, Shanghai, Chinese cultural and Art immersion, 1 month.
1988-1993    Residence in Ireland, temporary stay in England, travel to Scotland. Art immersion: institutions, artist groups, galleries and museums.
1988-1993    Liaison with artists of Temple Bar Studios, Dublin.
1993            Scandinavian Cultural and Art immersion, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo
1992            New York, Washington DC, Montreal, Art immersion 2-month.
1992            Selected by Jury for International Artists' Workshop, Dorset, England. Studio Review by Sir Anthony and Shelia Caro, and Sir Robert Loder.
1991            Spanish Art immersion, Madrid, Seville, Malaga, Cordoba.
1990            Second Western European Art immersion 1 month, Florence, Rome, Paris, Nice
1989            First Western European Art immersion 1 month, Paris, Cologne, Frankfurt, Amsterdam, Brussels.
1988-1993    Graduated with Honors in Medicine, Surgery and Obstetrics from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland; BAO MB ChB, LRCPI, LRCSI.
1988-1993    Studies Anatomy, Psychology, Psychiatry, Forensic Medicine, and Surgery as part of the training to be a doctor.
1986-1987    Trained at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts Western Painting classes, taught by Han Sai Por, Cultural Medallion recipient.
1956-1986    Attended Hwa Chong Junior College.
1976-1985    Attended Anglo-Chinese School.


Birth  9th March 1969
Sex Male
Nationality Singaporean
Race Chinese
Address 6 Jalan Merlimau, Singapore 308696
Telephone  (65) 2500 298, (65) 250 0671
Handphone (65) 9875 5248
Pager (65) 9322 2913
Fax  (65) 254 2520
Languages  English, Mandarin
Spoken Hokkien, Cantonese, Malay