Website : www.tanweelit.com
Country : Singapore
Tan Wee Lit (b.1978) graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with an MFA in Sculpture and has exhibited extensively locally and internationally as a practicing artist. He is a recipient of numerous study awards and scholarships, and was conferred the prestigious Young Artist Award by the National Arts Council in 2012. Tan has also worked on multiple commissions for private and public collections, amongst them a stainless steel sculpture for Raffles Place and a feature wall for Haw Par Villa MRT station inspired by Chinese paper-cut. He currently heads the Faculty of Visual Arts at the School of the Arts Singapore (SOTA).