Name : Shin Pui San (NOvia)
Currently lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Selected Solo Exhibitions
'Not So Long Ago' first solo exhibition, Publika,KL.
Selected Group Exhibitions
KL Biennale, National Art Gallery Malaysia
Ilham Contemporary Forum, Ilham Gallery
Pameran 101 Dimana YOUng, National Art Gallery Malaysia
Slowork Publishing 5th Anniversary Exhibition, Mangasick Taiwan
People’s Youth Exhibition,
Malaysian Heritage and History Club
Remembrance as Resistance :
Human Rights Art Exhibition, Publika,KL.
M50 Selamat Hari Malaysia art exhibition,Map KL.
' SPARKS ' the journey showcase 2010,Map KL.
Invited to join Pangkor Island Festival 2013,
in charge of oral history and publications.
Shin Pui San (NOvia), a Malaysian with the backgound of Multimedia and Graphic Design, won the Champion of Nando’s Peri-fy Art Competition 2012. The following year seen her organizing her solo exhibition "Not So Long Ago" as a 25-year-old young artist, fully sponsored by Nando's. She has also been awarded the Grand prize of the Young Contemporaries 2016 Art Competition in 2017 organized by the National Visual Arts Gallery (Malaysia). She is passionate about experiencing local culture and cultural activities. She also cofounded Kaki Jelajah Warisan, which is a humanities and heritage tour organization, helping to illustrate cultural map. She has been working with various types of medium ranging from illustration, paper art, miniature art, comic, animation and also installation art. Although these media are each different from each other, they are all viable medium in documenting history. She expects her work to present an important piece of document in a fun way, telling stories hidden behind buildings or communities.
Grand-prize winner of Bakat Muda Sezaman 2016 (BMS'16)
Malaysia Young Contemporary Award 2016
Grand-prize winner of Nando's PERi-fy Art Competition
Top 10 winner of The 6th Malaysia Chinese Blog Award
Illustration published on Star Newspaper
Illustrations published on Sin Chew Daily
Illustrations published on Flavours food magazine
Illustration published on movie 我来自纽约1& 2
Membership in societies, organizations
Cofounder of Kaki Jelajah Warisan
an organizations that introducing interesting
historical tours to attract more people to visit
and discover the local culture and history of
these older communities.