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b. 1983, Yangon, Myanmar
Moe Satt is a conceptual and performance artist, and curator. In 2008, he founded and organized Beyond Pressure, an international festival of performance art in Myanmar. In his works, which span various mediums from photography, sculpture, to video and sound installations, Moe Satt addresses provocative social and politic issues in military-ruled Myanmar, such as the role of religion and that of the individual in society. He has been invited to several artist-in-residence programs, among others, ACC in New York (2017); IASPIS in Umeå, Sweden (2016); and International Residence at Recollets, Paris (2015). His work has been featured in several group exhibitions, including Political Acts: Pioneers of performance art in Southeast Asia in Melbourne (2017); CAFAM Biennale, Beijing (2013); and Busan Biennale (2012). Satt was a finalist for the Hugo Boss Asia Art Award 2015. He lives and works in Yangon, Myanmar.
2004 B.Sc (Zoology), East of Yangon University, Myanmar.
2018 “If I Say it’s True Seven Times”, MyanmArt, Yangon, Myanmar
2017 “Memoir Cocktail” (performance Art), Kadist Art foundation,
San Francisco, USA.
2016 “Alphabet No.22” (installation & Video Art), Institut Francais,
2010 “Hands oxide” (photo & video art / performance art), Hanoi,
2007 “Zero” (performance art), Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai,
2006 “Prayer” (performance art), Mr.Guitar cafe, Yangon, Myanmar.
2018 “THE STREET. WHERE THE WORLD IS MADE” curated
by Hou Hanru and MAXXI’s curatorial and research team,
MAXXI, Rome, Italy
“Young Subcontinent: Sightlines”, Serendipity art festival
2018, Goa, India
“88 Memoirs”, Tang Contemporary, Bangkok, Thailand
“Rituals: Ink, Oil, Cotton, and Thread”, Nova Contemporary,
2017 “Invisible Cities”, Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas, USA.
2016 “Silk Road International”, Art Museum of Nanjing University of
the arts, China.
“Room For Performance”, Bildmuseet, Umea, Sweden.
2015 “HUGO BOSS ASIA ART”, Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai,
"Arts International Cross-Border” , Silpakaron University,
2014 “Festival Tokyo”, Tokyo, Japan.
2013 “CAFA Biennale”, Beijing, China.
2012 “Busan Biennale”, Busan Museum of art, S-Korea.
2011 “Live Art Biennale”, Vancouver, Canada.
2010 “On/Off” Myanmar Contemporary Art Event, Hanoi, Vietnam.
2009 “KHOJ International Artist Workshop, Bihar, India.
2007 “8th Open International Performance Art Festival, Beijing, China.
“9th Asiatopia International Performance Art Festival, Chiang Mai,
2008 “Open Street” performance art event, Kular lumpur, Malaysia.
“1st Beyond Pressure International Festival of Performance art,
2006 “Myanmar Performance Art Festival, Yangon, Myanmar.
2005 “Performance Site Myanmar, 05” Yangon, Myanmar.
2020 "DELFINA FOUNDATION", London, UK
2017 “ACC”, New York, USA.
2016 “IASPIS”, Umea, Sweden.
2015 “International Residency at Recollets”, Paris, French.
2011 “ 3331 Arts Chiyoda”, Tokyo, Japan.
2008 Rimbun Dahan, Kular Lumpar, Malaysia.
Singapore Art Museum, Singapore