CHRIS CHONG CHAN FUI
(b. 1972, Malaysia)
Chris Chong Chan Fui (b. 1972, Malaysia) is an artist who works with varying materials in an installa- tion format. His works question the definition of authenticity as well as processes within the fields of science, economics and the moving image. He has exhibited his works at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in London, United Kingdom; Palais de Tokyo in Paris, France; EYE Film Institute in The Netherlands; Austrian Museum of Applied Arts; Museum of Canadian Contemporary Art and the Singapore Art Museum.
He has also premiered his films at prestigious festivals such as the Cannes’ Directors’ Fortnight, Vienna, BFI London and Wavelengths in Toronto, Canada. His works are in the public collections of the Hirsh- horn Museum and Sculpture Garden and the Singapore Art Museum.
Chris is a Smithsonian Institute fellow (National Museum of Natural History) and a Ford Foundation fellow. His recent artist residencies include Cité internationale des arts in Paris, France and the NTU Centre for Contemporary Art in Singapore. In 2018, he presented works at the 2018 Gwangju Biennale in Korea. He has also been awarded the 2019 Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Arts Fellowship in Italy.