PRESS



SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Kwek Leng Joo Prize of Excellence in Photography Winners Showcase , DECK, Singapore

2014
Young Talent Programme Winners' Solo Exhibitions 2013/14 , ION Art Gallery, Singapore



CURATORIAL WORK


2015
BAYU : An Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art (co-curated with Javad Khajavi), NTU ADM, Singapore



GRANTS / SCHOLARSHIP


2016 Goh Chok Tong Mendaki Youth Promise Award (Local)
2016 National Heritage Board-ADM Research Grant
2015 NTU HASS Research Scholarship
2014 Presentation and Participation Grant | National Art Council , Singapore


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016
Into The Looking Glass : Project Dreamcatcher, NUH | Singapore Art Museum
The Singapore Artshow | Artspace @ Helutrans Singapore, Singapore
Pressplay: #artistanonymous , National Library Board | Library @ Orchard

2015
Vestiges and Vibes (Kampong Glam : Beyond the Port Town) , Malay Heritage Centre, Singapore
BAYU : An exhibition of contemporary Islamic Art, NTU ADM, Singapore
NTU-Nat Geo Live Light & Life Photography Competition, School of Biological Sciences, NTU
Home is Where…, National University of Singapore Guildhouse, Singapore
Gold and Green, 6th Dali International Photography Exhibition, China
Art in our City , The Artspace @ Suntec City, Singapore
Collective Dreams: The Pop-up Noise Exhibition , Kovan Hub
Collective Dreams: The Pop-up Noise Exhibition , Asia Square


2014

Noise Singapore 2014 Festival Exhibition, ION Orchard Event Hall
Singapore Young Photographer Award 2014 Exhibition, National Museum of Singapore Concourse
Affordable Art Fair 100th Feature Exhibition, F1 Pit Building, Singapore
ADM Gradshow 2014, School of Art Design & Media, NTU
Her Image , The Private Museum, Singapore



2013

Affordable Art Fair : Young Talent Programme 2013" , F1 Pit Building, Singapore
VI INCUBARTE Festival Internacional de Arte" , Museo Valenciano de la Ilustración Moderna , Spain
9th WIEF Marketplace of Creative Arts" ExCel, London
Bandung Photography Month: International Exhibition of Photography Students in SEA" Gedung Perusahaan Gas Negara, Bandung, Indonesia
Obscured.SG : EXPOSED Artists Showcase" The Vault, Singapore
Catalyst Arts Emerging Artist: Belfast Photo Festival" The Black Box, Belfast
Montage 2013 Roving Exhibition" Jurong Regional Library, Singapore
Montage 2013 Roving Exhibition" Central Public Library, Singapore
Montage 2013 Roving Exhibition" Toa Payoh Public Library, Singapore
Montage 2013 Roving Exhibition" Choa Chu Kang Library, Singapore



2012

Pingyao International Photography Festival 2013: Institution Exhibition" Pingyao City, China
Pingyao International Photography Festival 2013: Student Slideshow Showcase Night" Pingyao City, China
Singapore Student Presentation Dialogue" The Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA), Beijing, China

2011

Marketplace of Creative Arts: Singapore Leg : Visual Artist Showcase" Asian Civilisation Museum, Singapore


HONOURS /AWARDS

2014


NTU-Nat Geo Live Light & Life Photography Competition, Single Entry, Open, Winner NTU-Nat Geo Live Light & Life Photography Competition, Series Entry, Student, Merit Winner 2015

Singapore Young Photographer Award 2014, "Themed Body of Work" Award, Merit Winner
National Art Council of Singapore, Presentation & Participation Grant
MENDAKI Club Graduates’ Tea 2014 Top 10 Outstanding Graduate
Kwek Leng Joo Prize of Excellence in Still Photography 2014


2013

Ion Art Affordable Artfair Young Talent Winner
9th WIEF Marketplace of Creative Arts Fellowship, London
School of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences Dean’s List
2nd place – NUS Montage Photo Competition 2013 (Photo Story)
Shortlisted – NUS Montage Photo Competition 2013 (Youth Category)



PUBLIC PRESENTATION

2016

In Poetry : Prayer | Hikmah Arts
Guest of Honour | “Seminar Belia/Youth Forum 2016”, Tampines Junior College
Passion, Purpose, Profession: An Evening with Aiman Azlan and Noor Iskandar , *SCAPE
Speak 4 syria | 18th March, The Arts House, Singapore
PechaKucha Night X Singapore Design Week 2016 | National Design Centre
National Library Board Pressplay:#artistanonymous |“Spiritual Sojourn :Seeking Solace within the Self” The Art Week Conversations 2016 :
T.H.E.O Arts | Goodman Art Centre
Westwood Secondary School | Career Day Talk
Quiet Mornings Book Launch | Booktique, Singapore


2015

Henderson Secondary School | HSS Info-Media Talk
Talks over Teh (ART HUT 2.0 HIKMAH ARTS) OCTOBER 2015

2014
Madrasah Alsagoff Al-Islamiah |General Paper - Art and Faith talk OCTOBER 2015

2013

Living The Life, Islam Channel (Live Telecast) 31st October 2013, London


PUBLICATION

2016 Mackarel Magazine |Khoda Hafez: May God Be Your Guardian | 21 August
2016 Reconnecting Arts |The Magazine: 35 Emerging Artists | Issue 001
2016 Berita Harian | Kembara rohani demi mencari ketenangan jadi bahan pameran foto | 24 February



2015 Berita Harian | Hembusan ‘Bayu’ papar karya seni Islam | 29 October
2015 Islamic Arts Magazine | CIADA 2015 ‘Bayu’, an Exhibition of Islamic Contemporary Art in Singapore | 27 October
2015 AL ARTE Magazine |Student Artists Showcase Remarkable Contemporary Islamic Art | 28 October
2015 HEY Magazine Issue | Nanyang Technological University | 2015
2015 Eleven Magazine | NTU Muslim Society Publication | 2015
2015 Berita Harian | “Kembara Mencari Damai Di Hati" | 16 May
2015 TODAY Newspaper | "In search of Rumi: S’porean artist Noor Iskandar’s trip to Iran and Turkey" | 16 May 2015
2015 Aquila Style Online | "Singapore photographer captures the intersection of faith and art" |16 April 2015



2014 Art Republik | "Young Gems" | Issue 4 2014
2014 Berita Harian | “Hidupkan Seni di Galeri ION”; , 16 September 2014
2014 The Straits Times | “Affordable Art showcases three young talents” , 10 September 2014
2014 TODAYonline | "Affordable Art Fair S’pore reveals details for Nov edition" , 3 September 2014
2014 Behance Photography Served Feature, 2 July 20143
2014 Berita Harian, National Malay Newspaper Press, "Ilham seni di Menara Gading" , 24 June 2014
2014 'Behind the veil of stoicism" |The Business Times | 9 March 2014
2014 Eleven Magazine | NTU Muslim Society Publication | 2014
2014 Behance Photography Served Feature, 8 February 2014
2014 Canon EOS World | Member Spotlight , 16 January 2014
2014 Islamic Arts Magazine | The Blurring of Beauty and Truth, 12 January 2014
2014 Artitute Online Magazine | Young Talent Programme 2013, 2 January 2014

2013 International Museum of Women | Muslima: Muslim Women's Art & Voices Online Art Gallery
2013 TODAYonline | Affordable Art Fair Singapore 2013: Spoilt for choice , 21 November 2013
2013 Berita Harian, National Malay Newspaper Press, "Seni Anak Singapura Di London" , 2 November
2013 Behance Student Show Gallery , 2 September 2013
2013 Behance Photography Served Feature, 14 May 2013
2013 Spotted!Culturepush | 23 Jul 2013
2013 NUS Montage Photo Competition 2013 Catalogue
2013 UMMAGAZINE Web Interview- RUSSIA- MAY 2013
2011 Marketplace of Creative Arts : Singapore Leg Catalogue





COMMISSION

2013 Abu Dhabi-Singapore Joint Forum | Ministry of Trade & Industry , Singapore