Urich Lau

Urich Lau (born 1975) is a visual artist, independent curator and art educator based in Singapore. Focusing in video art and photography, he has presented works in Singapore, Australia, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, South Korea, Serbia, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Uzbekistan. Exhibitions include Singapore Biennale 2013, VII Tashkent International Biennale of Contemporary Art, the 7th Geumgang Nature Art Biennale, Pyeongchang Biennale 2017, and a finalist in the Sovereign Asian Art Prize in 2014 and 2016.

He has curated exhibitions and events including METAGRAPHY at DECK (Singapore, 2017) and MEME Space (Taipei, 2017),  Singapore Open Media Art Festival 2015 at Gillman Barracks (Singapore, 2015); The Third Print at Total Museum of Contemporary Art (Seoul, 2014); Videologue at Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore (2012) and Sunshine International Art Museum (Beijing, 2011); Videology at The Substation (Singapore, 2008) and Displacement Project: Bandung–Singapore 2006.

He received his Master of Fine Art from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in 2004 and works as a lecturer at LASALLE College of the Arts. He is also a member of The Artists Village, Instinctive (INSTINC Art Space), a founding member of the art collective INTER–MISSION and resident artist at Goodman Arts Centre in Singapore.