About The Speaker
Chong Yan Chuah
Chong Yan Chuah is a Digital Artist & Architect, a multi-disciplinary spatial thinker who builds worlds through film, drawing and installation. Chong Yan focuses on the essential characteristics of audio visual projections. His work presents an artistic vision of the imaginary reality of nature through an immersive and sensory experience. He studied architecture at Newcastle University and then at the Architectural Association School of Architecture, receiving the 2014 RIBA President’s Medals nomination and AA Scholarship. He has worked for award winning architectural practices in London and Singapore and has given workshops in film and media at the Architectural Association. In 2017, Chong Yan cofounded Inferstudio, a design and media practice that reveals and crafts narratives of human societies through a diverse range of time based media and 3D environments. He has collaborated on film pieces with Unknown Fields Division and has had his own work exhibited extensively; including Noise Gifffest. Gillman Barracks, Singapore in 2019, 250th and the 251st Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London in 2018 and 2019.