Polam Chan (b.1998) was born and lived in Hong Kong. Currently based in the United Kingdom. 

 

Polam’s practice revolves around how one views society, through human interactions/emotions, to social and political issues. Frequently focus/ reference on his home city, Hong Kong’s matter.

Education

 

2019 - 2021  Sculpture MA, Royal College Of Art 

 

2016 - 2019  Sculpture BA, University of Brighton 

Awards

2021   Grand Prix - European Artist Award 2021

2021    Gilbert Bayes/RCA Grants Award, London.

2021    Shortlisted in New Contemporary, London.

2019    3-Year Scholarship at the University of Brighton.

Group Exhibitions

2022 Diaspora - Hong Kong Nationhood Exhibition, Lewisham Arthouse, London. UK

2021  Wish you were here, Yorkton Workshops, London. UK

2021  LONDON GRADS NOW at Saatchi Gallery, London. UK

2021  Bordem is not an Luxury at Craft Central, London. UK

2021  RCA Sculpture Satellite Presentation at Cromwell Place London, UK

2021  Deep Cut at Alyslum Chapel London. UK

2020  Artwork Open Barbican Arts Group Trust, London. UK

2020  WIP Show at Royal College of Art Kensington, London. UK

 

2019   Graduate Show at Brighton Gallery, Brighton. UK

 

2018   Maslow at Bedroom Hong Kong

 

2018   Sitting Room at Phoenix Art Gallery, Brighton. UK

2017   Conjecture at UB Gallery, Brighton. UK

 

2017   Tickle Me at Big Yellow Storage, Brighton. UK

Publications

2021    Fad Magazine, "ART IN THE TIME OF CORONA: LONDON GRADS NOW. 21. AT SAATCHI GALLERY"

2021    Country & Town House, "Promising Young Talent: Highlights from London Grads Now. 21"

2018    ARTOMITY 藝源 Hong Kong's Art Magazine, "Bedroom"

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