CHOO (b. 1990, Singapore) lives and works in Singapore, where she moved back after she completed her MFA at the Slade School of Fine Art in London in 2015.
Her works are collected by both private individuals and public institutions including Singapore Art Museum, The Arts Club London – Permanent Collection, Simmons & Simmons International, DLA Piper International. Known for her interdisciplinary approach to photography, video and installation, her work depicts identifiable moments and characters within contemporary urban society suggesting a plethora of private and often solitary narratives. The artist is concerned with the gaze of the flanneur, voyeurism and the uncanny.
Choo was recently one of the six shortlisted winners for the Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition 2018, her video work ‘Art of the Rehearsal’ was screened in York, U.K.
She was also short-listed for the Sovereign Asian Art Prize (2017 & 2014), and won the 2014 Worldwide Photography Awards Summer Award (USA) and the 2013 ICON de Martell Cordon Bleu Photography Award (Singapore). Her works have been exhibited internationally, including LOOP Fair, Barcelona (2017); the Venice Biennale (2017), National Gallery Singapore (2016), Singapore Art Museum (2015); National Museum of Singapore (2014); Nordart (Germany, 2013); Pinyin Photography Festival (China, 2013); and Santa Fe International New Media Festival (New Mexico, USA, 2013).