Artist Bio

Alvin Lau b.1994 , Malaysia.

Photography started of as a hobby but subsequently that grew into more , his works usually explores among the theme of death and life. He briefly studied Business Administration in Sunway University before dropping out to pursue a career in photography.

Alvin has participated in a photography masterclass with celebrated US photographer Maggie Steber at OBSCURA Festival in 2015. He subsequently was selected to represent Malaysia at the Southeast Asian Masterclass, a programme backed by Goethe-Institut Malaysia, Ostkreuz Photographers’ Agency, Berlin and OBSCURA Festival. He has also won the Kuala Lumpur Photo Awards, Asia Photographer of the Year 2015, as well as the IPA Photography Scholarship 2017. As of recently his work is being showcased at Jeonju International Photo Festival and Landskrona Photo Festival .

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