Chua Soo Khim

Born in 1953 in Hwi Yoh (Singapore), Soo Khim is a family-trained potter at Sam Mui Kuang Pottery since 1963. He has 32 years of experience at the Dragon Kiln (1963-1994) under the production department specialising in wheel throwing and mould making. He has since moved on and started doing glaze research and has conducted lessons since 1995.

Having participated in various exhibitions and public demonstration, his art works have been widely received and supported by Ministry of Foreign Affair, Singapore National Museum, National Parks Board, National Art Council and art lovers here and abroad.


Education & Training:

Since 1995 Research on Glazes
1963 to 1994 Trained and worked at Sam Mui Kuang Pottery in Production Department, specialized in wheel throwing and moulded production.

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Work Experience:

Since 1995 Conduct pottery classes at Sam Mui Kuang Pottery
Since 1963 Master Potter at Sam Mui Kuang Pottery

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Public Exposure:

2004 – 2011 Live Demonstration on Wheel Throwing
– Whampoa Community Club
2005 Live Demonstration on Wheel Throwing
– NUS University Cultural Centre, NUS Centenial Ceramic Exhibition
2000 Live Demonstration on Wheel Throwing
– Kampong Glam Community Club
1994 Live Demonstration on Wheel Throwing
– Teochew Cultural Month, Singapore Art Festival
1990 Live Demonstration on Wheel Throwing
– Singapore Art Festival, Centre Point
1987 Live Demonstration on Wheel Throwing
– National Ceramic Showm National Museum Youth Gallery
1970 Live Demonstration on Wheel Throwing
– Mandarin Hotel

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Group Exhibitions:

2011/Oct Ceramix 2011 – Simply Clay
– Drama Centre, National Library Building
2008 Nov Ceramix 2008 – Cone 6 & Beyond
– Drama Centre, National Library Building
2006/Nov Ceramix 2006 – Cone 6
– Drama Centre, National Library Building
2005/Sept Ngee Ann 3D Art Exhibition
– Ngee Ann Cultural Centre
2004 3D Art Exhibition
– Ngee Ann Cultural Centre
1999 Ceramix 99
– Hwi Yoh Group, Tanglin Mall, Tanglin Shopping Centre
1996 Crystal in the Glaze by Chua Soo Khim & Chua Soo Kim
– Singapore Conference Hall
1987 Transforming Image, Contemporary Ceramics in Singapore
– National Ceramic Exhibition, National Museum

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Public Collections:

Delgro, Singapore
Development Bank of Singapore, Singapore
Keppel FELS, Singapore
Keppel Shipyard, Singapore
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore
Ministry of Home Affair, Singapore
National Parks Board, Singapore
National Art Council, Singapore
Regent Hotel, Singapore
Sembawang Shipyard, Singapore
Singapore National Museum, Singapore
Wheelock properties, Singapore

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 Contact Us

For enquiries on Sam Mui Kuang Pottery, please contact:

22, Jalan Kelulut Off Yio Chu Kang Road, Singapore 809039
Tel: 64822424 / 64822525
Fax: 64822244 / 62826161

Business Hours
Mon to Sat: 9.30am to 6.30pm
Sunday: 10.00am to 2.00pm
Closed on Public Holidays

Email: sookim2828@gmail.com





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