Diploma (Fine Art), Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore
Attachment (Lithography), Cite International des Arts, Paris, France
BA (Fine Art), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology - LASALLE-SIA, Singapore
Wyn-Lyn TAN (b. 1974, Singapore) has a BA in Fine Arts from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and Diploma in Fine Art from the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. She received a Highly Commended Work Award in Abstract Medium at the 22nd UOB Painting of the Year Competition (Singapore) in 2003. Tan has been awarded numerous grants and residencies since, including the Emerging Artist Grant, 2003 and Arts Professional Development Grant in Visual Arts, 2011 from the National Arts Council (Singapore); and the Fiskars Artist Residency (Finland). In 2011, she was one of two Singaporean artists to ever take up The Arctic Circle Residency.
Her works have been widely exhibited in various exhibitions in Singapore and abroad. She is represented by FOST Gallery in Singapore, where she lives and works. In September 2015, Tan will be pursuing her MFA at Tromso Academy of Contemporary Art in UiT The Arctic University of Norway.