NIE arts lecturer
A once in a generation visual artist, David Chan, scored his first solo exhibition at age 25. Known for using his whimsical works to reveal his take on social issues he won the 23rd UOB Painting of the Year in the Representational Medium Category Award and had his large-scale sculptures displayed at the front of the Singapore Art Museum and National Museum of Singapore in 2015 and 2016, respectively. David has exhibited in Beijing, New York, Taipei, Shanghai and Singapore, and his works are regularly featured in auctions. When he is not indulging in personal projects or mentoring with the National Arts Council, he is nurturing his two young daughters.