Ore Huiying

    • Statement

      Ore Huiying is a documentary photographer from Singapore. She graduated with an MA in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography from the London College of Communication in 2010. With photography, she aspires to document the progression of Asian societies in the global context. Working mostly on personal projects and editorial assignments, Ore’s works have been published in Le Monde newspaper, Courrier International, British Journal of Photography, Ojo de Pez magazine and BBC, amongst others. She has also exhibited in Singapore, London, Germany, Kuala Lumpur, China and Indonesia. Ore was named as one of the 10 emerging photographers by Platform (Singapore) in 2010 and she was selected to participate in the Asian Women Photographers Showcase curated by Yumi Goto in 2011. In 2012, she was nominated for the Photo City Sagamihara Asia Award in Japan and received a Select Award in the Kulua Lumpur International Photo Award.


    Awards and Scholarships

    2013       Kuala Lumpur International Photo Award – Top 10 finalist

    2012       Kuala Lumpur International Photo Award – Select Award

    2012       Sagamihara Photo City Award – Nominated for Asia Prize

    2010       Platform Ten – Emerging Photographer Award

    2010       Singapore National Arts Council Overseas Arts Scholarship – Shortlisted

    2008       Singapore National Arts Council – Professional Development Grant



    2012       China Stories Group Exhibition, Gallery Lichtblick (Cologne, Germany)

    2012       Our Places, Our Stories Group Exhibition, Jendela Gallery (Singapore)

    2012       Stream Photo Asia Group Exhibition (Bangkok, Thailand)

    2011       Group Exhibition, A-La Ningbo Photography Festival (Ningbo, China)

    2010       Carousel Slide Slam, HOST Gallery (London, UK)

    2010       Uncommon Ground, London College of Communication (London, UK)

    2010       Asian Women Photographers Showcase, Angkor Photo Festival (Siem Reap,


    2010       Mois de la Photo, Yogyakarta Month of Photography (Yogyakarta, Indonesia)

    2010       Slideluck Potshow, (London, UK and Oslo, Norway)

    2010       Life.Still Slideshow, Bristol Festival of Photography (Bristol, UK)

    2010       Through the Looking Glass, Traveling Group Exhibition, The Annexe Gallery &

    2902 Gallery (Malaysia and Singapore)

    2009       Spot & Shoot Exhibition, National Art Museum (Singapore)

    2009       Group Exhibition, Dali International Photo Exhibition (Yunan, China)

    2007       In/Extrospective Group Exhibition, The Arts House (Singapore)



    2013       Portfolio, Courrier International (France)

    2013       Unlocking Laos, The B-Side (Malaysia)

    2013       ESSEC Feature, Le Monde Newspaper (France)

    2013       Taking a Look at Laos, NPR Picture Show (USA)


    2013       Dyson Reportage, Le Monde Newspaper (France)


    2013       Vets Without Borders, Vientiane Times (Laos)

    2012       Unlocking Laos, British Journal of Photography (UK)

    2012       Portfolio, Ojo de Pez (Spain)

    2012       Trans-Asian Railway Unlocks Laos Borders, Common Language Project (USA)


    2011       Bangkok Floods, What’s Up Newspaper (Singapore)

    2011       Unlocking Laos, New Mandala (Australia)


    2011       Kicking Off, BBC (UK)




    2013       Instructor, Objectifs’ Shooting Home Junior Workshop (Singapore)

    2013       Guest Speaker, SlideShare at Light Gallery (London, UK)

    2012       Guest Speaker, Platform 12.11 (Singapore)

    2012       Guest Lecturer, City College School of Design & Entrepreneurship (Singapore)

    2012       Guest Speaker, Invisible Photographer Asia’s Plug & Play (Singapore)



    2010       MA Photojournalism & Documentary Photography, London College of

    Communication (London, UK)

    2009       Angkor Photo Workshop with Philip Blenkinsop (Siem Reap, Cambodia)

    2009       Missouri Photo Workshop with MaryAnn Golon and Randy Olson (Missouri, USA)

    2008       Singapore International Photo Festival Workshop with Robert Blake and Manit

    Sriwanichpoom (Singapore)

    2008       VII Masterclass with Marcus Bleasdale (Maine, USA)

    2007       Objectifs Shooting Home Workshop with Chow Chee Yong and Ernest Goh          (Singapore)