Curriculum Vitae


Shayne Phua Shi Ying (b.1997, Singapore)

Shayne is currently enrolled for a BA(Hons) in Communication Design at Glasgow School of Arts, Singapore. Over the past several months, Shayne was an Artist in Residence at Zentrum für Keramik Berlin and Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center. Her recent explorations include reconfigurations of vessels in concern with the functionality of banal objects and inquiries into Chinese superstitions and oral traditions from her childhood. The series of works were exhibited in Chan + Hori Contemporary, Gajah Gallery and Your MOTHER Gallery. 



2019 – Present

BA(Hons) Communication Design, Glasgow School of Arts, Singapore

2014 – 2017

Diploma in Fine Arts (Ceramics), Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore

2010 – 2013

Cambridge GCE O-level, Marsiling Secondary School, Singapore



January 2020

Coda Culture New Space Opening Party Show, Coda Culture, 67 Aliwal St, Singapore

November 2019

Clay in Connection: Continuity- Art of Healing Programme, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

October 2019

Ceramic Exhibition- Philanthropic Programme, Changi General Hospital, Singapore

January 2019

Singapore Art Week- Orthodox, Your MOTHER Gallery, 91 Hindoo Rd, Singapore

July 2018

Vivid and Veiled- New Now II, Gajah Gallery, Tanjong Pagar Distripark, Singapore

December 2017

The Dung Beetle Project, Chan + Hori Contemporary, Gillman Barrack, Singapore

September 2017

IMPART Awards Best-In-Class Exhibition, Melati Ballroom, Marina Bay Sand, Expo Hall, Singapore

May 2017

The Grad Expectation, Graduation Show of Fine Arts and Design, Ngee Ann Kongsi Gallery, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore



April 2019 

Zentrum für Keramik Berlin, Artist in Residence, Germany

June 2019 

Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Artist in Residence, Denmark


Participation and Assistantship


Artist Assistant, Alvin Tan, The 8th Floor Creative Space, Yu Li Industrial Building, Singapore

Artist Assistant, Melissa Tan, Goodman Arts Centre, Singapore


Assisted in Pit Firing and Gas Firing Process, Min Yue Pottery, Malaysia

Assisted in Wood Firing Process, Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle, Singapore

Exhibitors Assistant, Meng Collaboratives, Singaplural, Singapore

Judging Panelist for Children Art, Passion Art, Seng Kang Community Club, Singapore

Ceramic Art Instructor Assistant, Studio in Connection – Pottery Studio of Lim Hua Choon, Singapore


Exhibitors Assistant, Min Yue Pottery, Bank Art Fair, Singapore

Instructor Assistant at Jalan Behar Clay Studio, Keppel Group, Singapore


Relevant Work Experience


Ceramic AMIS Instructor, Shun Qun Primary School, Singapore


Ceramic AMIS Instructor, Teck Ghee Primary School, Singapore

Ceramic Studio Art Instructor, Arudio, Primz Bizhub, Singapore

Gajah Gallery Internship, Tanjong Pagar Distripark, Singapore


Ceramic Studio Art Instructor, Arudio, Primz Bizhub, Singapore

Ceramic Studio Internship, The 8th Floor Creative Space, Yu Li Industrial Building, Singapore


Ceramic Art Instructor, Geylang Methodist, Holy Innocent, River Vale, Xin Hua and Seng Kang Primary School, Singapore

Print Making Art Instructor, Passion Art Activities for Community, Elias Community Centre, Singapore