Curator: Kelley Cheng

kellycheng_closeupA leading designer in Singapore, Kelley Cheng is an architect turned Jill-of-all-trades – the Editor-in-Chief of Singapore Architect magazine, she also runs her own publishing & design consultancy The Press Room, designing everything from books, brands, graphics, spaces, experiences and even stage and film set design. She is also the creative brains behind the legendary underground bar Night & Day. An active educator, she serves as adjunct professor in Visual Communications at the Nanyang Technological University, advisory panel for the Singapore Polytechnic, Singapore Contemporary Young Artists, etc. and serves regularly on the international design judging panels including Red Dot Design Award, Nagoya-Do!, Creative Circle Award, James Dyson Award, etc. As a creative director, her portfolio is equally impressive with big scale projects including ART STAGE 2014, Youth Olympics Games, iLight Marina Bay Light Art Festival, Singapore Pavilion at the World Expo Yeosu 2012 and she is currently working on the exhibition and wayfinding graphics for The National Art Gallery Singapore. Apart from design, Kelley is also a prominent force in the publishing world, the former Editorial & Creative Director of the Page One Publishing Group, she has conceptualised and published hundreds of books and is still continuing her bookmaking journey today as a much sought-after bookmaker.