Faris Nakamura

Faris Nakamura (b.1988, Singapore) graduated with Bachelor in Fine Arts (First Class Honours) from LASALLE College of the Arts in partnership with Goldsmiths, College of London in 2014.
Through sculptures, installations and site-specific works, Faris investigates the way people navigate and orientate themselves as they encounter space. He desires to understand the attachment and detachments people have towards spaces, how these relationships develop, and their impact.
Faris was most recently announced as the winner of the IMPART Awards, Visual Artist Category, 2020. He was awarded the Young Talent Programme Winners’ Solo, 2017/2018, the Grand Winner at the Shitsurai International Art Competition, Kobe Biennale, 2015 and was the Winston Oh Travel Award recipient, 2013.
Faris has exhibited both locally and internationally. He has showcased at venues such as Gillman Barracks (Singapore), The Substation (Singapore), ION Art (Singapore), Scotts Square (Singapore),  Georgetown Festival (Penang, Malaysia), FASS Art Gallery (Turkey), Kobe Biennale (Japan), and Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi, (Venice).It is also notable that Faris is a flautist and has performed at venues such as the Esplanade Concert Hall and the Victoria Concert Hall (Singapore).

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Faris Nakamura – The Periphery Of The Other

17 September - 2 October 2021

Richard Koh Fine Art,
34-1, Jalan Telawi 2,
Bangsar Baru, 59100
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 5pm
Closed on Sundays, Mondays & Public Holidays

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Faris Nakamura, Minstrel Kuik, Natee Utarit & Svay Sareth – As We Were (Selections from the Michelangelo & Lourdes Samson Collection)

16 September - 17 October 2021

#01-05 Tanjong Pagar Distripark
39 Keppel Road
Singapore 089065

1 - 7pm, Tuesday - Sunday
Closed on Mondays
Free Admission

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In Our Own Frame: 10th Year Anniversary

3 - 19 December 2020

Richard Koh Fine Art,
Blk 47 Malan Road,
#01-26 Gillman Barracks,
Singapore 109444

Tuesday - Saturday, 11am - 7pm
Closed on Sundays, Mondays & Public Holidays

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Emerging: Collecting Singapore Contemporary – Selections from the DUO Collection

11 January - 1 March 2020

The Private Museum
51 Waterloo St
Singapore 187969

Mon - Fri, 10am - 7pm
Sat & Sun, 11am - 5pm
Closed on Public Holidays

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Faris Nakamura – Nothing To Hide: Private Collection of Contemporary Southeast Asian Art

11 - 19 January 2020

Oxley Bizhub
67 Ubi Road 1, #06-04
Singapore 408730

11, 12, 18 & 19 January 2020
12 - 5 pm

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Faris Nakamura – Remember This Place, For We Will Be Back Here Again Someday

4 - 19 October 2019

Richard Koh Fine Art,
Blk 47 Malan Road,
#01-26 Gillman Barracks,
Singapore 109444

Tue - Sat, 11am - 7pm

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Faris Nakamura – The Camouflaged Man: Invisibility & Mimicry

24 - 27 January 2019

Richard Koh Fine Art
Booth B01
S.E.A. Focus
BLK 9, Lock Road,
Gillman Barracks,
Singapore 108937

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