Tristan Cai is an artist who works between Singapore/Washington D.C. His research-based art critically reflects the veracity of our histories and the ways which we have culturally synthesized knowledge in relation to our visual culture. Cai has exhibited at Phoenix Art Museum, San Francisco Foundation, Noorderlicht Photography Festival, Kumho Museum of Art and National Museum of Singapore. He earned his M.F.A from San Francisco Art Institute along with the institute’s most coveted fellowship award. He is currently Assistant Professor of Photography at St. Mary’s College of Maryland.
Artist-in-Residence (A.i.R.) is a year round programme at DECK that aims to nurture new, experimental photographic endeavours in Singapore and Asia. In a free and conducive environment, the artist-in-residence gets to hone and develop his/her craft through various supporting activities such as field trips and industry consultations.
Opening Reception: 04.04.2019, Thursday, 7pm – 9pm
Venue: DECK, Gallery 1, 120A Prinsep Street, Singapore 187937
When: 5 Apr - 10 May 2019, Tues to Sat, 12pm to 7pm / Sun, 12pm to 5pm