Artists

HO Tzu Nyen

HO Tzu Nyen
In 2000, while majoring in sculpture and photography at the Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Ho Tzu Nyen received the Derrida Prize named after, and judged by French philosopher Jacques Derrida for his first exhibited artwork. Upon completion of his studies, he returned to Singapore in 2001, where he worked as a painter, while engaging in art and film criticism. 

In 2003, Ho made "Utama - Every Name in History is I", a film, art and performance lecture project that has since been presented in different forms in different parts of the world, including The Substation (2003), Singapore; the 26th Sao Paulo Biennale (2004); the 3rd Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale (2005); ICA, London (2005); KunstenFESTIVALdesArts (2006), Brussels. It has also been presented at various film festivals, such as the 5th Bangkok International Film Festival (2004), 11th Hong Kong International Film Festival (2006), and MOV Digital Film Festival (Manila).  The film was voted in ‘The Senses of Cinema’ as one of the three best short films of 2004. 

To date, the film has been translated into French, Flemish, Italian, Malay, Chinese and Japanese. Since then, Ho has making video and short films that were shown in international exhibition and festivals. Among these are "4 x 4 – Episodes of Singapore Art" (2005), shown at art exhibitions and video festivals in Seoul; Shanghai; Tokyo; Budapest; Berlin; Warsaw; Adelaide; Brussels; Jakarta; and Karlsruhe and was voted in “The Senses of Cinema” as the best short films from Singapore produced in the year 2005–2006; and "The Bohemian Rhapsody Project", shown at the inaugural Singapore Biennale (2006), in competition at the 53rd Short Film Festival Oberhausen, the 15th Curtas Vila do Conde Film Festival, and the 26th Uppsala International Short Film Festival, as well as Gallery 3,14 (Oslo); ZKM (Germany), The Yuerba Buena Arts Center (San Francisco), CACSA (Adelaide), amongst other places. Currently, Ho is working on two feature films that will be completed in 2008.  The first is "Here", a film about madness and the cinema.  The second is "Cloudcuckooland", a film about childhood, imagination, and utopia.

In addition, Ho writes on art and the cinema for a number of international journals such as "Broadsheet" (Australia), "Inter-Asia Cultural Studies" (UK/Taiwan), "FOCAS" (Singapore), as well as contributing the occasional essay for catalogues.  Since 2005, he has been the Singapore Editor for Art AsiaPacific (US).

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2008        "Coffee, Cigarettes and Pad Thai - Contemporary Art in Southeast Asia", ESLITE GALLERY,

                Taipei, Taiwan

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