LIAO JIEKAI
b. 1984

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014     Materials & Mechanism, Aomori Contemporary Art Centre, Japan
2014     Superimpositions, Lasalle Institute of Contemporary Art, Singapore
2013     4th Singapore Biennale, Singapore Art Museum
2013     It's Only Talk, The Substation Gallery, Singapore
2013     President's Young Talent Exhibition, Singapore Art Museum
2011     Splendid Memories Still Flow Back Into Cosmos... Wow Really?, SOTA Gallery
2011     VIDEOvoiddeck, The Substation Gallery, Singapore
2006     Collateral, AVU Gallery, Prague
2005     CAD meets SAIC, Chicago Art Department
2002     Ideals and Idealisation, Singapore Art Museum
2000     Art Connects, Singapore Art Museum

FILM FESTIVALS

As You Were (2015)
CAAMfest, San Francisco
Singapore International Film Festival
Festival des 3 Continents, Nantes (In Competition)
Torino Film Festival (In Competition)
Tokyo International Film Festival (Asian Future Competition)

Before The Wedlock House (2012)
SEA Arts Festival (London)
2nd Salaya International Documentary Film Festival (In Competition)
9th Singapore Short Cuts
5th Singapore Indie Doc Fest
4th Singapore Short Film Awards

Red Dragonflies (2010)
34th Hong Kong International Film Festival (In Competiton)
12th Buenos Aires International Independent Film Festival (In Competiton)
11th Jeonju International Film Festival (In Competiton)
13th Shanghai International Film Festival (In Competiton)
6th Santiago International Film Festival (In Competiton)
29th Vancouver International Film Festival
30th Hawaii International Film Festival
23rd Tokyo International Film Festival (In Competiton)
10th South Taiwan Film Festival
11th Asiatica Film Mediale (Rome)
8th Bangkok World Film Festival
12th Cinemanila International Film Festival (In Competiton)
34th Goteborg International Film Festival
South East Asian Film Festival (Singapore)
Asian Cultural Cinema Symposium (Singapore)
2nd Asian Connection Film Festival (Lyon)
6th Jogja-NETPAC Asian Film Festival (In Competiton)

The Inner City (2008)
The 3rd Singapore Indie Doc Fest
2nd Asia Berlin Hot Shots Film Festival (In Competiton)
Currents in the West (Post Museum)

Clouds in a Shell (2008)
5th Singapore Short Cuts
Graduate and Undergraduate Film, Video and Audio Presentations (Chicago)
13th Asian American Showcase (Chicago)

AWARDS

2013     Credit Suisse Artist Commissioning Award, President's Young Talent Exhibition
2013     Best ASEAN Short Documentary, Salaya International Documentary Film Festival
2012     Young Artist Award, National Arts Council Singapore
2010     Special Jury Prize, Jeonju International Film Festival
2005     Presidential Merit Award Scholarship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

EDUCATION

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 2005 - 2008
Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (Emphasis on Film/Video)

  • LATEST NEWS
  • "As You Were" have its North American Premiere in March at CAAMfest, San Francisco.