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Education:

 

2011-2014       University of The West of England, Bristol, UK

                           Ba(Hons) Drawing and Applied Arts

 

2009-2011       The International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

                           International Baccalaureate

 

Solo Exhibition(s):

 

2020

A Collapsible Time, SNAP x ZLG Design Architecture Firm, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2017

Arrangements, OUR ArtProjects, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Duo Exhibition(s):

2022

Rudiments, Temu House, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2022

(re)constructed ecologies, Hin Bus Depot, Penang, Malaysia

 

BoomZoomRoom, A Place Where (APW), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2020

Printmakers' Assembly 2020, STPI Creative Workshop and Gallery, Singapore

Wonderwall, The Backroom Gallery @ The Zhongshan Building, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Echo Boomers, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2019                          

Rethinking Editions, OUR ArtProjects, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Malaysian Emerging Artist Award (MEAA), White Box Gallery @ Publika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

1/2 - Kuala Lumpur International Miniprint Exhibition, Segaris Art Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Millenials, Artemis Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

S H / F T, White Box Gallery @ Publika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2018                          

Xccidentally X'mas, OUR ArtProjects, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Heartbreak Hotel, OUR ArtProjects, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

2016                          

Bi-Lateral Bonds, TAKSU Gallery, Singapore

Bi-Lateral Bonds, TAKSU Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Locals Only!, TAKSU Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

2015                        

TP II by Cetak Kolektif, HOM Arts Trans, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia                 

17th Biennale Internationale De La Gravure De Sarcelles, Sarcelles, France

Presence, The Gallery @ Starhill, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2014                         

Synecdoche, Embassy Tea Gallery, London, UK

The Creative Industries Show, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK                 

 

2013                         

By Natural Causes, The Parlour Showroom, Bristol, UK

Unearthed, The Corinium Museum, Cirencester, UK

 

2012                         

Form, F Block Gallery, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK

 

Projects/Collaborations:

2022

How do we meet halfway? - An exchange between parent & child to relate on the themes of 'Responsibilities', 'Results' & 'Rituals'

(by R+) moderated by curator Sharmin Parameswaran

What would we remember? - A conversation between artists as they recollect & reflect upon the personal nature of their artworks & how they situate themselves within generational relationships (by R+) moderated by Sarah Merican (GDP Architects)

Collaborative printmaking workshop with artist Dolores de Sade at Hin Bus Depot, Penang - using recycled materials and pasta machine to create unique prints

OBJECT: TOTE-BAGS - collaborative project with artist Silas Oo to create a set of unique one-off canvas tote bags

Rudiments|Resonance - A conversation together with artist Lee Mok Yee on our practice, ideas and inspirations for our duo exhibition Rudiments moderated by Sarah Merican (GDP Architects)

2020

Building Bollocks - Art talk with architect Huat Lim (zlgdesign) on the role of art in architecture

 

2017

Held artist talk on solo show Arrangements at OUR Art Projects gallery moderated by artist Haffendi Anuar

Invited as guest artist to conduct printmaking workshops at OUR Art Projects gallery

Collaboration with fashion designer Cassey Gan for Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week (KLFW), Cassey Gan Series 10, Malaysia

2016

Invited as guest artist to conduct printmaking workshops at the International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL)

Press/Publications:

d+a Magazine 100th Issue - Series 10 collaboration interview with fashion designer Cassey Gan

https://www.thestar.com.my/lifestyle/culture/2017/03/29/artist-mark-tan-looks-at-kl-in-his-own-way

Collections:

 

The University of The West of England, Bristol, UK

 

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