Lingam. K (MY)
Born 1963, Malaysia
Lives and works Melbourne, Australia
Lingam. K (b. Malaysia) is a research and lens-based artist interested in narrating the complex nature of our relationship to nature and how it is tied into culture and the modern world. He has exhibited internationally, including in Iceland, China, Singapore, and Tokyo. In 2023, he spent two months in Iceland as part of an artist residency with The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists (SÍM), an extension of his ongoing research into melting glaciers in the Himalayas. He is currently a PhD candidate in “Scientific knowledge (climate change), traditional knowledge, and lived religion can open fresh and new ways of visualising and addressing the glacial melt in the Nepalese Himalayas at RMIT University.