- MA (Fine Arts), The Open University, UK
- BA with Distinction (Fine Art), RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
- BA (Sociology and Statistics), National University of Singapore, Singapore
- Diploma with President’s Distinction (Painting), LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts, Singapore
Trained in painting, Hazel Lim-Schelegel frequently employs text, craft techniques and drawings to express her interests in production of narratives, notions of displacement, construction of histories and imaginary landscapes.
Besides being an artist and educator, Hazel has experience in other aspects of art such as gallery management and contributing to artistic publications. She has exhibited in Singapore, US, Indonesia, Korea, Ireland and Vietnam and has participated in international artists exchange programmes such as the ASEF Creative Camp 2003 in Paris; the Artists’ Workshop in Vietnam, 2005; Documenta: International Workshop for Art Academies in Germany, 2007; and Connected:09 in Pollau, Austria in 2009.
Hazel was one of the artists commissioned for the Singapore Biennale 2013/2014 with her work entitled A Botanical and Wildlife Survey at the Singapore Peranakan Museum.