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KOH CHAIK HONG

Fine Art Programme

Diploma in Fine Art

Biography

Koh Chaik Hong is a photography major in Nanyang Academy Of Fine Arts. His Dad introduce him photography as a hobby to turn his addiction from computer games away. Photography soon became his interest and become more than a hobby when he started taking part his first photography competition in 2011. His was deeply inspired by photographers such as Andrea Gursky, Thomas Struth , Stephen Shore , Joel Sternfeld, Alec Soth and Nadav kander. This photographer inspired the way he compose his subject and also the way he look at his surrounding. He believe that artwork has to give viewer an imagination and interpretation rather than being too direct as it will took away then excitement of imagine and fun.

Awards & Achievements

2014-Singapore Young Photographer Award 2014(1st in Architecture Category) 2012-Singapore Young Photographer Award 2012(1st in Architecture Category) 2012- Singapore Youth Festival (GOLD) 2011-NUDE: Dignity from within photography competition& exhibition(Finalist)

Events & Activities

  • 2015-Chiang Mai Photo Festival
  • 2015- NAFA Flagship Genius
  • 2014-Spaces Contemporary Art Reimagined group exhibition at The Arts House,Gallery
  • 2014- On Air Gallery at Nanyang academy of Fine Art, IGNITE group exhibition