Born in 1975 in Malaysia, Urich Lau received a BFA from the University of Tasmania, Australia (2001) and an MFA from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (2004). Urich Lau’s works engage with the history of art and culture, and the intents of contemporary art discourse, while speculating on future manifestations of technology. He works with video, photography, sound, performance, and mixed media installations, creating contextual irony out of his interventions and interruptions. Lau is a founding member of INTER—MISSION, an art collective focusing on art and technology, a member of The Artists Village, and Instinctive (INSTINC Art Space). He is also an art educator at LASALLE College of the Arts and an independent curator. He lives and works in Singapore.