Joanne Pang Studio





Joanne Pang is an artist and graphic designer from Singapore. She is currently a Lecturer at Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore.  

As a graphic designer, typography is her main medium to approach design projects ranging from art direction, visual identity, print and spatial experience. She has worked for private and coporate clients in hospitality, culture, art and architecture sectors.

Since 2009, Joanne Pang has worked as for creative firms in Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Singapore.


As an artist, she works with materiality and physicality to negotiate an awareness of the body in space. Her research explores concepts of memory, structures and place. 

In 2013, she co-founded Yunrubin—an art practice that negotiates the physicality of urban material with the poetics of objects and space.

She has participate in international solo and group exhibitions in Singapore, Iceland, Japan, Finland, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands and United Kingdom.




2011– 2013 MFA, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
2010 Basel School of Design, Summer Workshop, Basel, Switzerland
2005–2009 BFA in Visual Communication, School of Arts, Design & Media, Singapore     
2008 Summer Studies at the University of Stuttgart, Germany
2003–2005 Nanyang Junior College, Art Elective Programme, Singapore



Graphic Designer 

2016 The Invisible Party, Amsterdam
2015 UXUS Design, Amsterdam
2014 The Thought Collective, Singapore
2013-now Yunrubin, Copenhagen & Barcelona

2013 Scandinavia Design Lab, Copenhagen 
2012 Ministry of Design, Singapore
2009 Zouk, Singapore

2009 Asylum, Singapore (internship)
2008 Buro Uebele, Stuttgart, Germany (internship)


Art residency 

2014 M4 Gastatelier, Amsterdam
2012 Gamli Skoli, Iceland
2012 CRIR, Copenhagen
2011 Mustarinda, Finland



• Singapore Design Award 2012, Gold medal, Publication Category, ‘Several Island’
• Singapore Design Award 2012, Bronze medal, Multidisciplinary Category, ‘It’
• Singapore Young Photography Award 2012, Overall Winner for Body-theme Category
• Crowbar Awards 2009, Finalist in Publication Category, Spaces Between Book


• 2016 Singapore International Foundation
• 2015 Singapore International Foundation Grant

• 2014 National Art Council, Capability Development Grant, Singapore
• 2014 Singapore International Foundation Grant
• 2012 Akureyri 150 year Anniversary Grant for Art Residency, Old School in Hrísey, Iceland

• 2009 National Art Council of Singapore, Capability Development Programme Grant, 2009


•After Globe magazine pg 112-115
• Yearbook 12, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts' Schools of Visual Art, published byBilledkunstskolernes Forlag
• BEAUTY, Art and Ecological Transition, magazine, published by Mustarinda, #1 2012
• The 10th International Poster Triennial Publication, Toyama
• Asia-Pacific Design No. 8 Book
• The Design Society Journal #4, Several Island book design featured
• The Design Society Journal #2, pg 15 and pg 62-69
• Void Deck of the Future Singapore Straits Time Newspaper, 21/11/09
• Illuminate Portfolio Show for Young Designers 2009 Book, Singapore Design Festival 
• ANTI magazine Issue 69, Illustration featured


Solo Exhibitions

2015 Echo, M4 Gastatelier, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
2014 Come Closer, Visu Gallery, Kokkola, Finland
2013 Situated Ground, Grey Projects, Singapore
2013 Out There In Here, Yunrubin Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2013 Don’t Tell Me to Relax, Yunrubin Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark 
2012 Have You Seen the Pink Whale, Sæborg/Hákarla Museum, Hrísey, Iceland
2012 1:2, Q Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark 2011 It by Joanne Pang, Ang Mo Kio Block 447 Void Deck, Singapore


Group Exhibition

2017 Shiryaevo biennale, Central Russian Zen, National Centre for Contemporary Arts (NCCA) Moscow, Russia
2016 Shiryaevo Biennale, Russia

2016 Experiencing Change | Changing Experiences, Brighton, United Kingdom
2016 Kilometre of Sculpture, Satellite Progamme (kmS), Rakvere, Estonia
2016 Thing, A4 O2O Show Spring 2016, CICA Museum, South Korea 
2015 The Weight of Godot, M3 Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany

2015 Caffeine & Ideas, Singapore Night Festival, Singapore
2015 PrintLab, Grey Projects, Singapore 
2015 The Distance Between Two Parts Plays Ping Pong, TYS Gallery, Copenahgen, Denmark
2015 Square, Sphere, and Cube – Geometrical Poetry in the Park,  KunstMuseet Brundlund Slot, Denmark
2015 Aabenraa Artweek, Aabenraa, Denmark 
2015 The Distance Between Two Parts Plays Ping Pong, TYS Gallery, Copenahgen, Denmark
2015 Cambridge Sustainability Residency Collective, Interim Exhibition, Cambridge School of Art, United Kingdom
2015 DiverseCity Showcase, Stamford Gallery, National Museum of Singapore, Singapore
2014 Human, Haihatus Art Institute, Joutsa, Finland
2014 What a Wonderful World, Nees Gallery, Vestjylland, Denmark
2014 Latent Spaces, Nameless Forms, Haw Par Villa, Singapore
2014 Cambridge Sustainability Residency Exhbition, Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge School of Art, United Kingdom
2014 Minimart, Substation Gallery, Singapore
2013 Skrænten, Aabenraa Artweek Aabenraa, Denmark
2013 Rundgang, Det Kongelige Danske Kunstakademie, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013 Afgang, Kunsthal Charlottenburg, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012 Singapore Young Photography, National Museum Of Singapore, Singapore
2012 International Printmaking Exhibition, BKS Garage, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012 Red Carpet, Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012 Kanuese, Mustarinda Summer Exhibition, Finland
2012 Art City, Roskilde Music Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012 Rundgang, Det Kongelige Danske Kunstakademie, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012 A Little Light Magic, Peranakan Museum, Singapore
2012 The 10th International Poster Triennial in Toyama, Japan
2011 Abject Systems, Studio Bibliothèque, Goodman Arts Centre, Singapore
2009 4th Latin-American Design Forum, Faculty of Design and Communication, University of Palermo, Buenos Aires.
2009 Young Designer’s Portfolio Show, ICSIDWorld Design Congress, Singapore Design Festival
2009 Party of Tomorrow, 2902 Gallery, Old School, Singapore
2007 Best of Show ‘07, School of Arts, Design and Media, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore



2015 The Weight of Godot, M3 Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany
2015 The Distance Between Two Parts Plays Ping Pong, TYS Gallery, Copenahgen, Denmark 

Other Activities


• 2017 Guest Speaker, 20X20 Pecha Kucha, Art Science Museum, Singapore DesignFestival
• 2014 Guest Speaker, Singapore Young Photographer Awards Workshops
• 2009 Curator and Art Director, Party of Tomorrow 2009, 2902 Gallery @ Old School
• 2006 Artist Assistant to Muhanned Cader and NS Harsha, Singapore Biennale ‘06
• 2005 Painter for wall mural Tiong Bahru Community Center, Music Room, 2005