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Claim a permanent building for photography arts.

DECK is an arts centre for photography founded in 2014 on the collective effort of a group of passionate artists, designers, public members, and like-minded people. DECK’s first container-building at 120A Prinsep Street was made possible because of the goodwill shown towards it by those who shared our vision for an independent art space.

Today, DECK enters a new phase of growth to build a brick and mortar arts building for photography in Singapore. Our goal is to champion photography arts; DECK embodies possibilities. It represents the diversity in an ecosystem that is shaping the arts in Singapore and Southeast Asia.

👀 Learn more about our journey and our plans for the future︎︎︎

The Team︎︎︎

Gwen Lee
Co-Founder and Director
Jay Lau
Co-Founder and Director
Isaiah ChengProgrammes Manager
Lim Su Fang
Business Development and Fundraising Manager
Dawn Yeong
Arts Manager


Kelvin Mun, ChairmanManaging Director at AVS Technologies Pte Ltd

Gwen Lee, Member and Executive Director
Co-Founder and Director at DECK

Jay Lau, Member and Executive Director
Co-Founder and Director at DECK

Ho Hui May, Member Dean, Office of Academic Affairs at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts

Ho Tzu Yin, Member
Director at LAUD Architects Pte Ltd

John Clang, Member
Artist and Film-maker

Ryan Thomas Jacob, Member
Head of Legal at Meta for Central and South Asia

Lyn Sia Rosmarin, MemberPartner and Country Manager at Prizm Digital Singapore

Ho Kah Meng, Member
Chief Financial Officer of GL Limited from 2014 to 2021


LAUD Architects Pte Ltd
Ho Tzu Yin
Sheryl Tham Jiahui
Yeo Lye Niah


In April 2021, DECK’s first container-building reached the end of its lifespan and was demolished to charter a new horizon for photography and media arts. Rebuilding from the ground up as a brick and mortar building, the expanded space will house more showcases, incubate experimental ideas, nurture new talents and provide more opportunities for mid-career and ground-breaking artists.

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#BUILDECK with us          

DECK is crowdfunding for Singapore’s first permanent arts centre for photography.
The total cost of DECK’s new building is SGD $6 million.

We are reminded daily that DECK was built on the collective support of many people and we hope you continue to share our vision for diversity in the arts. In this new phase of growth, we believe our community can help DECK claim a permanent space for the arts community by contributing to our building fund.

DECK Photography Art Centre Ltd. (UEN 201215478E) is a registered Institution of a Public Character as of 20 Jan 2022. All donations of $50 and above are eligible for 250% tax deduction. Tax deduction is given for donations made in the preceding year. All individuals and businesses are required to provide their identification number when making donations to be given tax deductions on the donations.

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The Charity Collection

#BUILDECK through art          

At the heart of The Charity Collection are 30 artists from 12 countries who resonate #BUILDECK’s vision. Each work is a story, a belief, and a milestone of an artist.

Journey on this dream with us. Buy an artwork and actualise a photography home for many generations to come.

👀 View the artworks︎︎︎