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May, 2021

Interviewed by Sovereign Asian Art Prize

Spotlight on Gan Chin Lee

From Iran to Japan, a closer look at our finalists for The 2021 Sovereign Asian Art Prize



Interviewed by The Best of You 2019

I am a painter who is keen on depicting the appearances of different people in the world


Apr, 2017

Interviewed by Oriental Daily

“我不画天使,我的时代由我来发声。” --画家通过移工看到自己


Nov, 2015

Interviewed by The Star newspaper

‘In-Between’ is a captivating look into the lives of migrants




May, 2017

Art reviewed by Artklitique

Afterwork @ ILHAM

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Apr, 2017

Art reviewed by Oriental Daily

社会漠视底层社会 艺术如何介入? —侧谈《工馀》群展

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Mar, 2017

Art reviewed by Business World

The Migrant Experience in Art


Dec, 2015

Art reviewed by Artkltique

In-Between @ Richard Koh Fine Art


Feb, 2014

Art reviewed by Artkltique

Alter Ego @ Galeri Chandan



Sept - Nov, 2017

Art residency records at HangZhou Cross Strait Cultural Communication Center, Hang Zhou, China


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Apr, 2022

A great pleasure that my artworks entitled 'Studies of chinese new villages II' was collected by KADIST Paris & San Francisco.

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Apr, 2021

Honoured that my artwork 'The time to live and the time to die III' was selected as one of the 30  finalist in Sovereign Asian Art prize  2021. 

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Feb, 2018

'Islamophobia is a new form of racism' and 'No place for diaspora' were presented at Bearing Points, Dhaka Art Summit 2018 which curated by Diana Campbell Betancourt.


Jun, 2017

Artwork ‘Hybridity’ has won as Runner Up award at The 15th TaoYuan Contemporary Art Award, Taiwan.


Dec, 2013

Invited by Galeri Petronas in participating Merdeka Award & Sketches of Science Exhibitions and created 'Portrait of Dato P. G. Lim'. The painting was parmanently collected by Galeri Petronas.


Aug, 2011

'Kedai Kopi Sungai Jarom' was participated at MANIFESTASI MERDEKA curated by Faridah Hanim Abdul Wahab and was collected as a permanent collection by National Visual Art Gallery.

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Oct, 2009

Selected as one of the winners in Malaysia Emerging Art Award 2009, and had my first solo exhibition in next year's MEA winner showcase.


Jun, 2008

'I'm in mamak stall' was awarded as Second runner up prize at Central Academy Fine Arts, Beijing in college annual graduation exhibtion.

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