Friday, May 15

Bio : the basic info

Born Penang, Malaysia
Live and work Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Goh Lee Kwang (family name Goh), artist. Founder of Switch ON, a platform for electronic arts in kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Also founder of Herbal, CD label.

Recordings. Others (badly organized).

First one-person exhibition 'Sound, Video, Visual, Media and Installation' shown in 2 venues: National Art Gallery (Recently rename to National Visual Art Gallery) and R.A.P. (Rumah Air Panas) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2005; Second one-person exhibition 'Good Vibrations' shown in 3 venues, REKA Art Space, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2007; Fluctuating Images, Stuttgart and Künstlerhäuser Worpswede, Worpswede, Germany 2008. In 2009 third one person exhibition 'Wiring' including a 30mins video, a live performance, 2 short video pieces (looped), some drawings and a sound piece (WAVER), were taken place at Findars Space and Klpac (Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Center), both in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 2012 again one-person exhibition at Findars Art Space, with 3 sound pieces, 1 single channel video, drawings on the wall, and a interactive opening performance with the audiences. Next one-person exhibition in preparation.

Recipient of numerous awards and honors: Akademie Schloss Solitude Fellowship, Stuttgart, Germany in 2004 -2005, Klangraum Fellowship, Krems, Austria in 2006 and Künstlerhäuser Worpswede Fellowship 2008. Short term Artist-In-Residency programs including KHOJ, New Delhi, India 2006; STEIM, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 2007 and 2010; WORM, Rotterdam, The Netherlands 2007, and Green Papaya, Manila, Philippines 2007.