Kai Lam (Singapore)
Born in 18 Oct 1974, Singapore.
Kai Lam, works and based in Singapore, has proved an active innovator since his artistic involvements in 1995 during which he was majoring in Sculpture at Lasalle-SIA College of the Arts. In 2001, he was awarded a study grant from Lee Foundation and an education bursary from National Arts Council, and graduated from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology’s Bachelor of Arts where he majored in Sculpture. Versatile and prolific skills in drawing, painting, sculpture, mixed-media installation and performance, Lam also collaborate in theater productions and co-organize art events in 1999.
As President of alternative art group, Artists Village, he helped initiate “Artists Investigating Monuments”, in 2000, presenting installations and performances in various public sites. This was later presented again in Singapore Art Museum, 2004 and Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney and House of World Culture, Berlin, 2005. In 2003, He started to co-organize “Future Of Imagination”, an annual international performance art festival that showcase and focus on performance practice. Lam shows leadership to involve others in Singapore as well as the international arts community. Since 1999, He had traveled to different countries in Asia and Europe to present his art projects.