Will Pham

Born in London, United Kingdom.

Lives and works in London.


Postgraduate Fine Art, Royal Academy Schools, London, 2015- 2018
BA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art & Design, London, 2010- 2013
Exchange programme, Emily Carr University of Art & Design, Vancouver, Canada, 2012
Foundation Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art & Design, London, 2009- 2010

Selected Exhibitions


Little Vietnam, Turf Projects, London (solo)

Resettled Spaces, An Viet Housing Association, London
The Lands Of, The Reef, Los Angeles


RA Schools Degree Show, Royal Academy of Art, London
Record, Retrieve, Reactivate, An Viet Foundation, London
DIASPORA MA HOMEY, Space_31, Berlin, Germany
Taipei Residency exhibition, Taipei Artist Village, Taiwan


Gender, Identity & Material, Royal Academy of Art, London
Premiums, Royal Academy of Art, London


Waves, Turf Projects, London
Fictive Dreams, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Singapore

Selected Film Screenings


Will Pham: Asia Art Activism, Raven Row, London
Recreative, South London Gallery, London
National conference NQUI, San Francisco, USA

Selected Live Performances


Performing East and Southeast Asian Identities,
British Academy, London


Mimicry and architecture, Goldsmiths, London

Awards and Residencies

Taipei Artist Village residency by CFCCA Manchester
2018 Asia-Art-Activism Research Network residency at Raven Row, London
2018 The Andre Dunoyer de Segonzac Hon RA Prize by Royal Academy of Art

The Celia Walker Prize by Royal Academy of Art
Tropical Lab Residency, Institute of Contemporary Art, Singapore
Gasworks International Fellowship Award residency to Hangar, Lisbon
CCW Artists Moving Image Prize with The South London Gallery

Publications, Texts and Press

Resettled Spaces exhibition catalogue
Hackney Gazette newspaper July issue
2018 Indigo Magazine

Teaching Experience

Artist talk and tutorials, Croydon school of art, Croydon
2019 Artist talk, Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Manchester

Artist talk, Central Saint Martins Art & Design (CSM), London
2018 Artist talk and tutorials, Ruskin School of Art, Oxford
2018 Artist talk and tutorials, Camberwell College of Art (BA Drawing), London
2018 Crits, Camberwell College of Art (BA Sculpture), London
2018 ‘Here’..’There’/ East & Southeast Asian Diasporic Art panel, Central Saint Martins, London
2018 Return to the community, SOAS, London
2018 Artist talk, Taipei Artist Village, Taiwan