Ernest Wu (b.1991) is an artist based in Singapore that uses photography and moving images to explore spatial relationships and painterly aesthetics. His projects use unconventional methods of creating images structured around the limitations of the camera and pose questions about existence and the reality of things. His recent explorations into NFTs and digital art expands on how we perceive images and experiences online.
Ernest studied film at Ngee Ann Polytechnic from 2008 to 2011 and graduated in 2018 from Nanyang Technological University, School of Art, Design and Media with a BFA (Hons) in Photography and Digital Imaging. His work has been exhibited in festivals and exhibitions internationally in Auckland, Dali, Paris and Singapore. For his work, he was awarded the Kwek Leng Joo Prize of Excellence in Photography 2018.