LAVENDER CHANG

Lives and works in Singapore

Education

2007-2011  Nanyang Technological University, School of Art. Design and Media, BFA.HON Degree in Photography and Digital Imaging, Singapore

2003-2006 Temasek Polytechnic Design School, Diploma in Visual Communication, Singapore

Professional workshop & Talk

2019 Floating Rays of a Wanderer: A conversation with Lavender Chang, Art Porters Gallery, Singapore

2019 A series of Seenthesis Artist Talks-Staging for the Camera, Deck, Singapore

2019 An Insight into Female Photographers' Creative Journey, Societe Generale Gallery, Alliance française de Singapour, Singapore

2019 Eternal struggles- The Winning Of Nature & Technology in Art-Making, Aloft Art Space at Hermes, Singapore

2019 Reunite 2019 YTP Artist Talk: Where I've Been, ION Art Gallery, Singapore

2019 Ecopsychology Artist Talk, Objectifs-Center of Photography and Film, Singapore

2018 Young Takent Programme: Reunite Artist Talk, Affordable Art Fair, Singapore

2018 Platform 18.8, Objectifs-Centre for Photography and Film, Singapore

2017 In Praise Of Shadows, School of Art, Design and Media, Singapore

2017 Rendezvous- A dialogue between image makers and wordsmith, Lavender and You Jin, The Arts House, Singapore

2016 The University of Sunderland, UK

2016 The Movingly Minute Scale of a Restricted Life, Societe Generale Gallery, Alliance française de Singapour, Singapore

2016 The Art Week Conversations: Considering Artists, Goodman Arts Centre, Singapore.

2015 Observation, Action and Anticipation, Nanyang Technological University, School of Art. Design and Media, Singapore

2008 1st Singapore International Photography Festival workshop

Selected Awards/ Achievements

2018 Cinematographer and the second unit director for John Clang’s debut feature film, Their Remaining Journey, opening film for Painting with Light: Festival of International Films on Art, National Gallery Singapore

2018 Cinematographer and the second unit director for John Clang’s debut feature film, Their Remaining Journey,selected by Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival 2018

2018 Cinematographer and the second unit director for John Clang’s debut feature film, Their Remaining Journey,nominated for Bright Future Award, premiered at 2018 International Film Festival Rotterdam

2017 In Praise Of Shadows, 2017 Review-10 Best Shows in Asia, selected by CoBo Social

2016 President’s Design Award 2016, Design of the year

2015 6th France+ Singapore Photographic Art Awards

2014 ICON de Martell Cordon Bleu, shortlisted

2012 & 13 Young Talent Programme

2011 The Crowbar Awards 2011 Gold, Fashion and Portrait Photography

2011 The Crowbar Awards 2011 Silver, Experimental/Conceptual Photography

2011 Kuala Lumpur international photo awards finalist

2011 Noise Singapore Prize

2010 Nominee of Platform Ten, Documentary Photography and Photojournalism

2010 The Crowbar Awards 2010 Silver, Still life Nature and Landscape Photography

2010 Noise Singapore 2010 featured artist

2006 Paprika Global Course Bronze Medal

Selected Exhibition

Solo & Duo

2019 Floating Rays of a Wanderer, Art Porters Gallery, Singapore

2019 Diverse Oneness, Solo exhibition, Alliance Française de Singapour, Singapore

2017 I Am a Seed Though a Different One From You, Solo exhibition, The Arts House, Singapore

2017 Pet Me, Pet Me, Look at Me, Love Me, Duo Exhibition, The Arts House, Singapore

2016 Desire. Need 欲望与需求, Duo Exhibition, ARK Gallery, Shanghai China

2016 The Moving Minute Scale of a Restricted Life, Solo exhibition, Society Generale, Alliance française de Singapour, Singapore

2015  I am a seed though a different one from you, Solo exhibition, Galerie Sogan & Art, Singapore

2013  A room of One's own, Duo Exhibition, Galerie Sogan & Art, Singapore

2013 Unconsciousness: Consciousness, Young Talent Programme 2012/13 Winners' Solo Exhibition, ION Art Gallery, Singapore

Group

2019 Reunite 2019, Group exhibition, ION Art Gallery, Singapore

2019 Ecopsychology, Group exhibition, Objectifs, Singapore

2017 In Praise of Shadows, Group exhibition, ADM Gallery, Singapore

2017 Super/ Natural, Group exhibition, Gajah Gallery, Yogyakarta Indonesia

2016 The Singapore Art Show, Group exhibition, Artspace@Helutrans, Singapore

2016 Liminal State, Group exhibition, Mizuma Gallery, Singapore

2015 Urban:ness: Encountering the City, Group exhibition, Gallery of Light, Dubai

2015 6th France + Singapore Photographic Artist Award, Group exhibition, Societe Generale Gallery, Singapore

2015 Photo Speaks, The 7th International Festival for Photography and Video, Group exhibition, Art Space, Korea

2014 ANTHROPOS NEW YORK, Group exhibition, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York

2014 ICON de Martell Cordon Bleu, Group exhibition, Stamford Gallery, National Museum of Singapore, Singapore

2014 Sensorium 360°, Group exhibition, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

2012 Young Talent Programme, Affordable Art Fair, Group exhibition, Supported by ION Art Gallery, Singapore

2012 Time, Through the Eye of Art, Group exhibition, ION ART Gallery, Singapore

2012 Quarter:A, Group exhibition, Reading Room Singapore, Singapore

2012 VIDEOvoiddeck, minimART, Group exhibition, The Substation, Singapore

2012 OH! Open House, Occupy Tiong Bahru, Group exhibition, Evil Empire, Singapore

2011 The Really Contemporary exhibition, Group exhibition, Light Edition Gallery, Singapore

2011 ADM Show, Group exhibition, 2902 Gallery, Singapore

2011 KL International Photoawards, Group exhibition, The Annexe Gallery, Malaysia

2011 The Noise Singapore Showcase, Group exhibition, ION Orchard, Singapore

2011 The Year in Pictures @Platform 11.1, Group Slideshow, National Museum of Singapore, Singapore

2010 Orange International Photo Festival, Group exhibition, Changsha, China

2010 The Noise Singapore Showcase, Group exhibition, Raffles City Square, Singapore

2009 The Photographers’ stories, Group exhibition, National Library, Singapore

Publication Review

book

2019 Seenthesis: Visual Literacy Through Singapore Photography, ISBN: 9789811414596, Singapore

2017 Lapham's Quarterly, States of Mind, Volume XI, pp. 90, ISSN 1935-7494, Published by American Agora Foundation, New York, USA

2016 Singapore’s Visual Artists, pp.55-56, ISBN: 978-981-09-7605-7, Published by National Arts Council, Singapore

2015 爱 Love, pp.121-127, Published by 品 Pin Prestige Burda Singapore, ISBN: 978-981-09-4294-6, Singapore

2015 The 7th International Festival for Photography and Video, Published by The Society of Korean Photography, Korea

2014 ANTHROPOS NEW YORK, 2014, pp.42-45, Published by Sundaram Tagore Gallery, ISBN: 978-0-692-23865-3, NYC, USA

2011 KL international photoawards 2011, Published by exlorenation.net, ISBN: 978-0-9559424-4-0, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2011 Noise!, Published by National Arts Council, ISBN: 17939356, Singapore

2010 International Orange Photo Festival, Published by 橘子洲國際攝影文化節組委會, ChangSha, China

2011 What Noise Do You Wanna make?, Published by National Arts Council, ISBN: 17939356, Singapore

2006 Dummy’s guide to a creative interview, Published by Association of Accredited Advertising Agents Singapore, Singapore

2005 Crowbar Exercise book, Published by Association of Accredited Advertising Agents Singapore, Singapore

2004 Eye e city, A Visual Account of the Last 24 Hours of 2003, Published by Firstfruits, ISBN: 981-05-1817-X, Singapore

magazine

2019 Esquire, "Silent Knight", The Sleep Issue, pp.103-109, Singapore

2016 LIEN magazine, July to Sep issue, "Interviewwith Lavender Chang artist", pp. 12-15, Singapore

2016 Female magazine, Art & Design Jan issue, Singapore

2015 LIEN magazine, Nov/Dec issue, "Interview with Lavender Chang artist", pp. 24-25, Singapore

2015 Harper's Bazaar Art, Aug issue, "Art in tribute: The Tree", Singapore

2015 SG magazine cover story, March issue, pp. 1 & 5, Singapore

2015 The Design Society Journal No.9, "Capturing Duality", pp. 18-27, Singapore

2014 藝術收藏+設計 Art Collection+ Design, Feb issue, pp. 80-83 Taiwan

2013 品 Pin Prestige, April issue, Singapore

2012 NUYOU Time, 10 years issue, Singapore

2012 WERK no.19: CLUB 21 x COMME des GARCONS, "9 Female artist's interpret what it means to be like boys: Eldest Daughter ", Singapore

2011 Teenage, April 2011 Issue, Youth Watch section, Singapore

2006 PHOTOVIDEO, Publisher Hardware Zone PTE LTD, "Feature on emerging talents-7 budding amateur photographers ", Singapore

newspaper

2019 The Straits Times, Bean sprouts and dreamy visions of old Singapore-New exhibition tracks the careers of eight young artists, written by Toh Wen Li, Jan 08

2018 The Straits Times, Singaporean film-maker gets mod at film festival, written by Benson Ang, Jan 08

2018 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 知名摄影师汪春龙新片入围鹿特丹影展, written by 李亦筠, Jan 07

2017 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 看见照片里的“声音”, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴, Nov 02

2017 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 捕捉一个个不见光的秘密, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴, April 08

2017 The Business Times, Looking at Singapore through foreign eyes, written by Cheah Ui-Hoon, March 24

2017 The Straits Times, House Party to mark Arts House turning 13, written by Aaron Chan, March 24

2016 The Straits Times, Sowing seeds of thought, written by Huang Lijie, July 19

2016 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 把芽苗从外面种进心里, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴, July 07

2016 The Business Times, Art of sprouting roots overseas, written by Cheah Ui-Hoon, July 01

2015 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 艺术让我兴奋,忘记肉体的累, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴, Dec 27

2015 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 张时薰摄影个展,人生如种, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴, March 21

2014 Today, Sensorium 360°, written by Mayo Uno Martin, Aug 04

2014 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 艺术摄影解剖新加坡故事, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴, July 28

2013 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 鏡頭中看本地人文潮流, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴, Dec 09

2013 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 解剖食物 张时薰人文摄影展, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴, Nov 14

2012 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, “私人”導師班,傳才藝也教人生道理, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴 , Feb 15

2012 The Business Times, Lifestyle executive, Art at the Grassroots, written by Cheah UiHoon/ Rachel Loi, March 16

2012 The Straits Times, Open House of fun, written by Corrie Tan, Feb 11

2011 My Paper/ 我报, 让年轻人一起“闹”艺术, Written by 欧倩慧, Feb 21

2011 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 更多年轻人以艺术形式关心社会, written by 王舒杨, Feb 16

2011 联合早报 Lianhe Zaobao, 現在zbnow, written by Wang Yiming 王一鳴

online

2019 Still Happening: Gender Inequality in Art https://theartling.com/en/artzine/gender-inequality-art/, the Artling, Oct 25

2019 70 portraits pour les 70 ans de l’Alliance Française de Singapour https://lepetitjournal.com/singapour/70-portraits-pour-les-70-ans-de-lalliance-francaise-de-singapour-266590, Le Petit Journal, Oct 16

2019 Bean sprouts and dreamy visions of old Singapore-New exhibition tracks the careers of eight young artists, The Straits Times, Jan 08

2018 S’porean director’s debut film hits the bright lights in Rotterdam, Today, Feb 16

2018 知名摄影师汪春龙新片入围鹿特丹影展, Zaobao, Jan 07

2018 Singapore film-maker John Clang in the running for prestigious Rotterdam film festival award, Jan 06

2017 2017 Reviews-10 Best Shows in Asia, CoBo Social, Dec 29

2017 In Praise of Shadows: Celebrating AUnique Dimension Between Dark & Light, The Artling, Nov 18

2017 'In Praise Of Shadows' exhibition at ADM Gallery, NTU, Art Republik, Nov 17

2017 SUPER/NATURAL: Possibilities for Singaporean Artists in Indonesia, GoBo Social, July 07

2017 PET ME, PET ME, LOOK AT ME, LOVE ME张时薰与杨淑芬摄影展, Pin Prestige, Mar 30

2017 Looking at Singapore through foreign eyes, Asia One, Mar 25

2016 Sowing the seeds of love, seeds of love. And anything is possible when you're sowing. The seeds of love-tears for fears, Mr. Sound & Vision, July 08

2016, 把芽苗从外面种进心里, Zaobao, July 07

2016 Art of sprouting roots overseas,The Business Times, July 01

2016 Improving the lives of the elderly, Gone Adeventurin, Feb 24

2015 From beaches to beans:Time and material in 4 shows, TODAY, April 09

2015 A look inside the homes of Singapore's senior citizens, SG Magazine, Mar 13

2014 Curator Loredana Pazzini-Paracciani on Anthropos New York, Blouin Art Info, Aug 11

2014 Sensorium 360°, TODAY, Aug 02

2013 解剖食物 张时薰人文摄影个展, ZaoBao.sg, Nov 14

2013 Interview: Lavender Chang, SG Magazine, Sep 08

2013 Conversation with Lavender Chang, THEARTISTANDHISMODEL, April 03

2011 Learning from the best of the best through Noise Singapore, Youth. SG, Feb 19

2011 Congratulations to Lavender Chang, CLANG, Feb 28

2011 Mentorship Program Finalists, CLANG, Jan 31

2009 Spotted! Lavender Chang, Culturepush, Sep 15

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