Wei Keong (b. 1984) is a Singaporean artist based in San Francisco. His animated short film “Pifuskin” has been showcased in many international film festivals, including the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, Zagreb Animafest, Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film and London International Animation Festival, and was awarded Winner (Non-Narrative) at the Aggregate Space Gallery in 2017, and Best Experimental at the Singapore Short Film Awards 2015. He received the Special Achievement and Special Mention awards respectively for “White” and “Hush Baby” at the Singapore International Film Festival in 2007 and 2009.
His work has been shown at Southern Exposure and Headlands Center for the Arts in San Francisco. His public art installation “Foundin” has been exhibited in Singapore at the M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2014, and in France at the Made in Asia Festival 2015. Since 2014, Wei Keong has been curating the animation programme at Cartoons Underground in Singapore. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Nanyang Technological University.
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