Name: Peiling Tan
Born: Singapore
Email: thepapercamera@gmail.com

EDUCATION
2010-2011
MA Fine Art
University Of The Arts London,
Central Saint Martins,
College of Art and Design

2006-2010
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

2004-2005
Nanyang Junior College, Singapore

SCHOLARSHIPS/ AWARDS/ MENTORSHIP

2016
Mentor for NAC NOISE Mentorship 2016-17 [Interdisciplinary]

2011
Shortlisted for BAR-TUR Photography Award, London

2010
Ministry of Education Masters Sponsorship
Singapore

Kwek Leng Joo Prize Of Excellence In Still Photography
(Runner-Up), Singapore

2006-2010
Ministry of Education Teaching Scholarship (Local)
Singapore

PROJECTS AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
Lands of Progression II,
Southeast Asia Forum, Art Stage, Singapore

2016
Let sounds go wherever they will go,
Oh! Open house Potong Pasir, Singapore

2015
We try to strike a sound to make sense of everything,
The Dialectal Vernacular, National Library Board, Singapore

The unassuming eavesdropper,
Countershadows(Tactics in evasion), ICAS Gallery, Singapore

2014
The Blind Witness,
Ikkan Gallery, Singapore

Bureau One : Override
Residency at Sculpture Square, Singapore

2013
Lands of Progression,
Collaboration with Vanessa Ban
Lit-up Arts Festival, Aliwal Arts Centre, Singapore

Bureau One : Oversight
Residency at Sculpture Square, Singapore (May-September 2013)

Untitled,
Closure, Teban Gardens, Singapore

And they gathered them together in heaps,
OH! Open House, Marina Bay, Singapore

Speak Wisely, Act Responsibly poster,
Campaign City, National Library,Singapore

2012
Two Concrete Walls,
On/Hold Art Exhibition, NIE Art Gallery, Singapore

First Sound,
Life,Body,Existence Art Exhibition, MICA, Singapore

Room with postcard on floor,
A Crisis Of Confidence, 2902 Gallery, Singapore

2011
The Sound of Then,
Women At Work, Placentia Arte Gallery, Milan, Italy

An Experiment With Time Series,
CSM Interim Show,OXO Tower Bargehouse, London

2010
Your Voices Fill The Void In My Mind,
ADM Graduation Show,2902 Gallery, Singapore

First Sound,
Variegated Realities, Alliance Francaise Societe Generale Private Banking Gallery, Singapore

Construct,
The Artists' Book Exhibition, Centre to Periphery, Japan Creative Centre, Singapore

2008
The Sewing Room,
Photosynthesis, Collaboration with AVS Technology, 2902 Gallery, Singapore

Attaching Strings,
Persistency of Memory/Living, 2902 Gallery, Singapore

Superheroes,
Month of Photography, Tokyo, Collaboration with Ms Khoo Hanzhi

Superheroes,
PEEK, 2902 Gallery, Singapore

2007
Touch-Me-Not,
School of Art, Design and Media End of Semester Show
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Not mine,
Nanyang Junior College End of Year Show
Nanyang Junior College, Singapore

PUBLICATIONS/ INTERVIEWS

2012
"The Listener Manual", Featured in Waterfall Magazine 5th Edition, Invisible (Cities)

2010
"Your Voices Fill The Void In My Mind", Featured in Culturepush, August 15

2008
MY PAPER, October 23, 'Faster than the speed of Sound', Organised by NTU Welfare Services Club and 1st Singapore International Photography Festival, Curator of show for 19 Hearing Impaired Photographers, The HEERENS Shopping Mall, Singapore

The Month of Photography Tokyo, 2008, Yuki Torii

WORKSHOPS

2009
Pinhole Photography Workshop
Organised by Singapore Art Museum

2008
'The Paper Camera Workshop'
Organised by 2902 Gallery, Singapore