Deborah Chan is a multidisciplinary artist and a full-stack designer from Singapore. She founded Deborah Chan Studio in 2016, merging a decade-worth of experience in graphic design work and her passion for art into celebrating life through arts & design.
“Art has a voice, a visual has a message.”
Her artworks vary from painting, drawing, and experimenting with different materials. She is often intrigued by the culture of society around us and how it shapes our mindset and affects our emotions and behaviours. Her art practice leads her to tread upon this subject with deep analysis to create works that touch on themes such as human connection, identity, spirituality and dreams or purposes in life.
“Art has a voice, a visual has a message.” Her goal as an artist is to create works that speak both, to herself and others about the beauty of life on earth. Deborah believes that Life itself is the highest form of arts because life is always evolving.
Many of her works have brought encouragement and healing to the individual soul.
Since the age of five, she has not stopped dreaming about being an artist. Pursuing her dreams constantly with experimenting her works in different mediums: painting, drawing and designing. She won a local newspaper drawing contest when she was ten and received the First Prize Arts Award during her third year in High School. In 2014, she exhibited her works in Italy, Venice and the following year in Milan. She had her first solo show in Singapore, 2017 at The Arts House.
A graduate in Communication Design from LaSalle College of The Arts (Singapore), who has worked as a Graphic / Identity Designer over a decade in the areas of branding, logos, packaging and editorial layout design.
In early 2022, Deborah transits to a full-stack designer and a multidisciplinary artist. Her portfolio is constantly growing. Deborah currently resides in Singapore.
Updated bio: March, 2022