Seelan Palay

Seelan Palay

Name: Seelan Palay 
Date of birth: 25 November 1984
Occupation: Artist 
Industry: Visual Arts 

How he got started: He was expelled from LASALLE College of the Arts in his second year over 'GOTTA START SOMEWHERE', a spray-painted work on one of the steps in the basement that responded to "clinical" environment of the campus on 1 McNally Street.

Notable achievements: Having the objects and artworks used in his performance piece, '32 Years: The Interrogation of a Mirror' destroyed by the state, setting up Coda Culture, an independent art space to showcase Singaporean art in 2017, and not yet emigrating.

Something you might not have known about him: He's a big fan of anime and science fiction! 

A quote he lives by: "Should I kill myself or have a cup of coffee?" - Albert Camus  

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