Muhammad Zaki Bin Abdul Razak

Academics

Muhammad Zaki Bin Abdul Razak

Lecturer, Diploma Level 1 (Visual Studies)
zaki.razak@lasalle.edu.sg
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  • Master of Arts in Fine Arts, Open University, United Kingdom
  • Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts, Huddersfield University, United Kingdom

M. Zaki Razak is a contemporary artist who adopts a participatory approach to his art and weaves humour into the process to engage art audiences. His work spans diverse genres including street art, graphic design and performance art. Through his artistic and curatorial practice, he engages and challenges assumptions about social language and rituals by exploring new ways of art making and expanding the vision of what can be art. He has exhibited locally as well as overseas including Australia, Hong Kong, Thailand and France.

Selected Awards & Achievements
  • Recipient of National Art Council's Young Artist Award
  • Recipient of President's Young Talents Award (2013)
  • Associate Artist of The Substation in the Substation Associate Artist Research Programme, where he developed Bl nd: The Darkness of Being and the Age of Darkness (2012 – 2014)
  • Notable works include Eat Your Pun Tarts (2007) exhibit at The Substation Gallery, seVen: A Wedding Exhibition (2011) and Revising Art: The Ten Year Series (SAM, 2013)
  • Has been featured round the world including Australia, Spain, Thailand and Hong Kong