eeshaun (b. 1980) is a self-taught Singaporean artist and illustrator. Since starting gardensilly in 2005, he has created artworks and illustrations for Adidas, Nike, The Discovery Channel, onedotzero (UK), FARM, The Singapore Fashion Festival 2006, Zouk, IdN, Pictoplasma and the San Diego Comic Conference. eeshaun is also an Asian Kinetic Artist for Tiger Translate 2007, and was also recently featured in 20/20 BASE, an exhibition celebrating 20 of Singapore's most creative talents, under the Singapore Design Festival 2007. In 2008, he was commissioned with FARMWORK, Designact and RE:act by Design Council Singapore as curatorial leads to design the Singapore Pavilion, ‘Singapore Supergarden’, for the prestigious 11th Venice Architectural Biennale.
His largest public art installation, ‘Move!’, comprises three murals at the Bishan Circle Line, was commissioned by the Land Transport Authority of Singapore and unveiled in 2009. To date, eeshaun has exhibited in various group shows in Osaka, London,Berlin, Shanghai and Singapore. He teaches at the School of Technology for the Arts in Republic Polytechnic, Singapore.
My automatic paintings and drawings are experiments in abstraction,
humour and improvisation, resulting in the creation of non-linear,
open-ended narratives that could either meet with success or complete
failure - a process that I find quite enjoyable.
Singa the Lion Campaign City: Life in Posters. Evil Empire, Singapore
World of Watches
The Art and Science of ShoppingVideo Installation ION Gallery,
ION Orchard Singapore
Transmission: Experience, Lasalle College of the Arts, SingaporeAcrylic on canvas, 36" x 48"