SIMONE FOO - To be Awaken II, 2018 - 60

Artist

SIMONE FOO CHERN YEN 胡祯嫣

b. Kuala Lumpur, 1994

Artworks

Artist Biography

Born and raised in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Simone Foo is an interior design graduate thrilled with experiences over materialism. She believes life is art, where change is constant. Though young and emerging, she wishes to inspire the movement of transformation by sharing world-views that transcend polarisations, extremity and shame among communities. Simone has also exhibited her artworks in several art & culture events held in Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

2012 – 2013   

Foundation in Arts & Design | KBU International College Malaysia

 

2013 – 2017   

BA (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design | First City University College Malaysia

GRANTS & AWARD

2012   First Prize, Water Gives - Water Takes, Goethe Institut Art Competition Malaysia 

2013   Best Student Award, Foundation in Arts & Design, KBU International College Malaysia 

2013   Second Runner Up, Kolam Decorating Competition, VIVA Home Kuala Lumpur 

2014   Shortlisted entry, Nando’s Art Initiative Malaysia 

2018   Participated in “Young Art Entrepreneurs Programme” organised by National Art Gallery Malaysia

COLLECTORS

2012   Private collection, German-Malaysian Institute, Malaysia

2016   Private collection, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

© 2021 by Younie Gallery 

Unit 3A-1, 3rd Mile Square, Jalan Klang Lama, Batu 3 1/2, 58100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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