Heman Chong, aka No Sleep Required


2000-2002 Master of Art in Communication Art and Design, Royal College of Art, London, UK

1994-1997 Diploma in Visual Communication, Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore



2004 Snore louder if you can, The Substation Gallery, Singapore

Heman Chong, Galerie KunstBank, Berlin, Germany

2003 The Silver Sessions, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

The End of Travelling, Sparwasser HQ, Berlin, Germany (with Isabelle Cornaro)

Lost (Found Tracks), Sparwasser HQ, Berlin, Germany

2002 The End of Travelling, The Substation Gallery, Singapore (with Isabelle Cornaro)

2001 Flashing Lights from Across, The Blue Room, Royal College of Art, London, UK

1999 "DepartureHall", The Substation Gallery, Singapore



2004 Busan Biennale 2004, Busan Metropolitian Art Museum, Busan, Korea

5th Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

LAB, Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands

Drift, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth, Australia

Dazibao, Nuit Blanche 2004, Paris, France

Resonant Cities, http://mediascot.org, Edinburgh, Scotland

Sparwasser HQ at Platform, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, Turkey

Along the Gates of the Urban, Oda Projesi, Istanbul, Turkey

infiltrate, The Substation Gallery, Singapore

Twilight Tomorrow, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

SENI Singapore, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

Depicting Love, Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain / Centro Párraga, Murcia, Spain

Depicting Love, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

Wann kommst du zurück, Kampnagel Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Thinking Archives. Archiving Thoughts. Sparwasser HQ, Berlin, Germany

Along the Gates of the Urban, Galerie K&S, Berlin, Germany

Berlin-North (with Sparwasser HQ), Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany

Transmediale.04, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

50th Venice Biennale (Singapore Pavilion), Venice, Italy
Blood: Lines and Connections, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, Colorado, USA

Ars Electronica 2003 (Not to Scale), Kunstraum Linz, Linz, Austria

CP Open Jakarta Biennale, National Art Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia

15 Tracks, Tama Art University Museum, Tokyo / Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan

De (Internationale) Keuze: The Global Soul, Rotterdam Schouwburg, Rotterdam, Holland

Spektakel Festival: The Global Soul, Zürcher Theater, Zürich, Switzerland

Singapore Arts Festival : The Global Soul, Victoria Theatre, Singapore

In Transit : The Global Soul, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

A Journey to the Centre of the Earth Matrix Art Project, Brussels, Belgium

36 Ideas from Asia, The National Museum, LAquila, Italy

The Presidents Young Talent Exhibition, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin 2003, Immanence, Paris, France

“Transmediale.03”, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

2002 “Sonic Process”, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

“DAVINCIPROJECT VERSION™ 1.0 : In 72 Hours” Theatreworks Black Box, Singapore

“Single Screen”, Nikolaj Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

Contemplation Room : See Singapore!, Ovengaden Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Show 2002, Royal College of Art, London, United Kingdom

2001 "Worms III Festival", Plastique Kinetic Worms, Singapore

"10th India Triennale", Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, India

2000 "Video-Take", Openbare Bibliotheek De Tweebronnen, Leuven, Belgium

"[ Names Changed to Protect the Innocent ] #07", MP Community Centre, Singapore

Local Flavour 8, The Substation, Singapore

"DENSE", Alliance Francaise de Singapour, Singapore

"PHotoEspana 2000 : The Mind on the Edge", Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain

"Asian Art Festival 2000" Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan

1999 "City/Community - Nokia Singapore Art 1999", Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

"BrainStorm [ Whats that in your head ?]", Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

The Mongolian Camel Show, London, United Kingdom

"[ Names Changed to Protect the Innocent ] #04", Cairnhill Arts Centre, Singapore

"Capturing the 'I'", Bugis Junction Shopping Atrium, Singapore

1997 Flickering Punctuations", The Substation Gallery, Singapore