Charmaine Poh (b.1990) is a Singaporean-Chinese artist and documentarian. Her work concerns memory, gender, youth, and solitude.


Education
2019 M.A. Visual and Media Anthropology, Freie Universitat, Berlin (expected)
2013 B.A. International Relations, Tufts University, Boston

Experience
2018 Exactly Foundation Artist-in-Residence
2018 M1 Singapore Fringe Festival Commissioned Artist
2017 Magnum Foundation Fund nominee 
2017 World Press Photo 6x6 nominee
2017 Abigail Cohen Fellowship nominee
2017 PDN 30 Emerging Photographers nominee 
2017 Women Photograph mentee 
2017 Women Photograph Workshop at Photoville
2017 New York Portfolio Review
2017 VII Masterclass, Berlin 
2016 National Arts Council Capability Development grant, Singapore 
2016 Angkor Photo Workshop, Cambodia 
2014 Noise Singapore Award

Features
2018 Arthop - Interview
2018 Channel News Asia - Interview
2017 Rice Media - Filipino Domestic Helpers at Christmas
2017 The A List - Ladies First
2017 The Straits Times - A Walk In Their Shoes - Interview
2017 Missy Magazine - December Print Issue - Close Enough 
2017 New York Times - Lens - Emergicubes at Photoville
2017 New York Times - Lens - Room
2017 Fisheye Magazine - Room
2017 Rice Media - The Last Days of Singapore's First Maids
2017 Female Magazine - September Print Issue - Marc Jacobs Editorial
2017 Female Magazine - Interview 
2017 Invisible Photographer Asia - Instagram Takeover
2017 The Business Times - Interview
2017 Invisible Photographer Asia - Close Enough
2016 Nope Fun - Interview

Exhibitions
2018 All In Her Day's Work, M1 Singapore Fringe Festival, ION Art Gallery, Singapore
2017 Room, Laatikkomo, Finland
2017 Photoville, New York, USA
2016 Pop-up Noise: Soul-Searching, Kreta Ayer Square, Singapore
2016 Girl Gang, Artistry, Singapore
2016 A Good Woman, Human Rights Human Dignity Film Festival, Yangon, Myanmar
2016 Room, If Home was a Word for Illusion, The Substation, Singapore
2016 This is Home, Brack x Matt3r, Queenstown, Singapore
2015 Learning to Leave, Pop-Up Noise, Raffles City, Singapore
2014 Prologue, No Other City, Shooting Home Reunion Show, Artistry, Singapore
2014 Noise Singapore TAP Exhibition, SAM at 8Q, Singapore
2013 Wealthy in Bangladesh, Tufts University Slater Gallery, Boston, USA
2012 Life Along Yangon River, Burma in Transition, Tufts University Slater Gallery, Boston, USA
2012 Undocumented Immigrants, WY Gallery, Boston, USA

Teaching
2017 Junior Youth Shooting Home, Objectifs, Singapore
2013-2017 Clicking Together, India

Writing
2017 Article: Between Two Homes: Stories of Dakota Crescent (Forthcoming)
2017 Poem: Inheritance: An Anthology - Math Paper Press
2016 Essay: The Carpark - Shuye Woon (Forthcoming)
2016 Article: Nicole Tung: Conflict, Photography, and Vocation - Invisible Photographer Asia
2016 Essay: Suddenly The Grass is Greener - Towards Arcadia - Kevin WY Lee
2015 Essay: On Land: Photography and the City-state of Singapore - Invisible Photographer Asia
2015 Poem: Somewhere Only I Know - Donna Chiu - Invisible Photographer Asia
2015 Opinion: Singapore's General Elections - Invisible Photographer Asia
2014 Article: Gambling Addiction in Singapore - UCA News


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