Photo by Looi Wan Ping
Tang Ling Nah
Tang Ling Nah is a Singapore-based artist. She is inspired by urban transitional spaces, and creates charcoal drawings, book art, installations, performances, videos and films to explore buildings, places and architectural spaces as communicators of stories about life. In 2008, she represented Singapore in the 2nd Singapore Biennale and also exhibited in the 11th International Architecture Biennale in Venice (Singapore Pavilion). Her accolades include the Singapore National Arts Council’s Young Artist Award (Art) 2004, the Juror’s Choice, Philip Morris Singapore-ASEAN Art Awards 2003, and the Della Butcher Award 2000. Tang is also an art educator and independent curator. She is the Artistic Director of the Drawing Out Conversations exhibition series, which explores contemporary drawing. It has been presented in Hong Kong, Singapore and Taipei.