Sharon Chin ( Malaysia )

Sharon Chin was born in Kuala Lumpur in 1980. Working with text and sculpture especially in site-specific installations, her work looks at how we negotiate geography, history, human relations and language in the contemporary imagination. Recent solo exhibitions include Fourth World at the Australian High Commission (2006) and SENSORS: Banned Books and Other Monsters (2007) at Central Market Annexe. She is the recipient of the Krishen Jit ASTRO Fund grant, the Australian High Commission Visual Arts Residency and is currently artist-in-residence at Malihom Artist Residency in Penang . She also writes regularly on art.