Based in: Malaysia
CHRIS CHONG CHAN FUI works with varying materials in an installation format. Chong's works question the definition of authenticity as well as the processes within the fields of sport, science, economics, and the moving image.
Chong has exhibited his works at the Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Palais de Tokyo, EYE Film Institute Netherlands, Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Museum of Canadian Contemporary Art, and Singapore Art Museum. Chong has also premiered at the Cannes' Directors’ Fortnight, Vienna, BFI London, and Toronto's Wavelengths. Works within public collections include Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden and the Singapore Art Museum.
Chong is a Smithsonian Institute fellow (National Museum of Natural History) and a Ford Foundation fellow. Recent residences include: Cité internationale des arts artist residency (Paris), and the NTU Center for Contemporary Art artist-research residency (Singapore).
In 2018, Chong will be presenting at the 2018 Gwangju Biennale, Korea.
In 2019, he has been awarded the 2019 Rockefeller Foundation's Bellagio Arts Fellowship, Italy.
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