Sharon Chin

Petaling Jaya, Selangor

2005 Sensors: Banned Books & Other Monsters, Annexe Gallery Central Market, KL

2006 Fourth World, Australian High Commission Kuala Lumpur

2007 Boats & Bridges, Reka Art Space, KL

2010 | All Together Now: Conversations Without End, Concourse Bangsar Village II, KL



2001 | Foundation Year, Elam School of Fine Arts, Auckland, NZ

2003 | B A Fine Art, (Sculpture) Victorian College of The Arts, Melbourne, Australia


  • Sharon Chin is an artist, writer and curator.
  • She is recognized as one of the most outstanding and prolific young artists in Malaysia.
  • Working across media, her work looks at how we negotiate geography, history, human relations and language in the contemporary imagination. She has exhibited extensively in Malaysia and abroad – including Australia, Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Myanmar, Vietnam, Indonesia and Korea.
  • In 2009, she co-founded Arteri, a popular website about art and culture in Malaysia and South East Asia. She is also a member of Buka Kolektif, which organized the first international performance art festival at the National Art Gallery of Malaysia in 2011.



2014 Nov | Henry Butcher Art Auctioneers | My Island Inside, 2005 | collage on paper (48cm x 72cm), RM 2,800

2014 Nov | Henry Butcher Art Auctioneers | Benua Dalam II, 2005 | transfer and collage on paper (49cm x 73cm), RM 2,800