Selected Exhibitions:

2017

– Fiction of Precision, FOST Gallery with Art Galleries Association Singapore, Singapore

– Bilateral Bonds, Taksu Gallery, Singapore

– Bilateral Bonds, Taksu Gallery, Kuala Lumpur 

– The Royal Scottish Academy Open Exhibition 2017, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

– Residual, New Glasgow Society, Glasgow

– Open Deck, DECK, Singapore

– Locals Only, Taksu Gallery, Singapore

 

2016

– Phenomenon: Dark Room II, Mount Florida Studios, Glasgow

– The Glasgow School of Art Graduate Degree Show

– The Royal Glasgow Institute New Graduate Award Exhibition, Glasgow

– Develop North, Gray’s School of Art, Aberdeen

 Chambre, Glasgow Aye Open House Festival, Glasgow

– No Expected Outcome, IOTA, Glasgow

– Near Here, Grace and Clark Fyfe Gallery, Glasgow

– Photomakers of NAFA, Lim Hak Tai Gallery, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore

– The Royal Scottish Academy New Contemporaries 2016, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

– FUTUREPROOF Part II, Hillhead Library Glasgow

 

2015

– The 118th Annual Exhibition of Society of Scottish Artists, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

– Pingyao International Photography Festival 2015, Pingyao 平遥, China

– FUTUREPROOF part I, Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen

– The Glasgow School of Art Degree Show, Glasgow

– Phenomena: Light and Dark Rooms, White Spaces, The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

– Beyond, Project Spaces, The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

 

2014

– The 117th Annual Exhibition of Society of Scottish Artists, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

– The Royal Scottish Academy Annual Exhibition 2014, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

– II Black Cube Collective Annual Exhibition, St. Margaret House’s, Edinburgh

– Between Building and Dwelling, Galerie Sogan & Art, Singapore

– The Honest Untruth, The Old Hairdresser’s, Glasgow

– Film Screening at Centre for Contemporary Arts, Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow

 

2013

– The Royal Scottish Academy Annual Exhibition 2013, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

– Black Cube Collective Annual Exhibition, The Old Ambulance Depot and Whitespace, Edinburgh

– VULTURE’s One Year Anniversary Open Exhibition: Obsessions New Generation, 72-13, Singapore

– Redolent Hills and Delectable Mountains, Studio41, Glasgow

– GARDEN, Studio41, Glasgow

– The Book Show, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow

– Distill, Grace and Clark Fyfe Gallery, The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

– The 116th Annual Exhibition of Society of Scottish Artists, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

 

Awards and Honours:

2015                  The Royal Glasgow Institute New Graduate Award

2015                  The Royal Scottish Academy New Contemporaries  (Selected artist)

2013                  The Royal Scottish Academy Latimer Award

2009                  Crowbar Awards – Still life, Nature and Landscape Photography- Gold Award

2009                  Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Fine Art Awards – Merit Award

2008                  Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Fine Art Awards – Merit Award

 

Education:

2016                 Master of Research in Creative Practices, The Glasgow School of Art

2015                 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Fine Art – Photography, The Glasgow School of Art

2009                 Diploma in Fine Art – Photography, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts

 

Features and Events:

Art Scotland – http://www.artscotland.info/artist-interview-sebastian-mary-tay/

Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts – http://www.nafa.edu.sg/admissions/why-nafa/featured-alumni/profile/sebastian-mary-tay

Glasgow Live – http://www.glasgowlive.co.uk/whats-on/arts-culture-news/nine-striking-pieces-art-glasgow-11835467

Scottish Society for the History of Photography – http://sshop.org.uk/project/sebastian-tay/

Society of Scottish Artists – http://www.s-s-a.org/featured-artist-sebastian-mary-tay/

The Skinny – http://www.theskinny.co.uk/art/emerging-artists/gsa-degree-show-2015-east-end-art-school

CASS Art – https://www.cassart.co.uk/blog/student_spotlight_gsa_2015.htm

 

Ministry of Education Singapore, Relief educator (Art, Knowledge and Inquiry, Aesthetics, Humanities)

Pathlight School, Guest artist for workshops on photography

“Survey of Landscape Photography in the Age of the Anthropocene”, Essay for NOTES journal and publication

“Thinking, Making, and Beyond”, Talk and presentation at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts

The Glasgow School of Art x Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Academic interpreter and translator

New Pool’s Edge, Artist talk and discussion

The University of the West of Scotland, Guest lecture

The Royal Scottish Academy Creative Conversations 2016, Artist talk and discussion

FUTUREPROOF, Artist talk

City of Glasgow College, Artist talk and guest tutor

The Glasgow School of Art Fine Art Photography Professional Practice, The Anatomy of Employability Project case study

The Glasgow School of Art Teaching Excellence Conference, Research co-presenter