ABOUT

Nikt Wong is an internationally published Malaysian based photographer with special interest in street life. His personal work blurs the lines between street photography, documentary and art. His corporate and editorial work include portraits, large scale events and travel content.

Nikt's career started in 2003 and he has worked in over 12 countries around Asia, documenting humanitarian issues and has contributed to various publications as a travel writer and documentary researcher. He has also given photography workshops and talks at events and photography festivals.

 

Awards and Exhibitions:
> Finalist The Other Hundred 2016 (International Educator Photo Series)
> Expert guest speaker - Sony Photography festival 2011
> Finalist Kuala Lumpur Photo Awards 2010 (Contemporary Portraiture)
> Winner of the Kuala Lumpur Photo Awards 2009 (Contemporary Portraiture)
> Advisory Panel & Workshop facilitator – Nikon Malaysia 2008
> Out of Berlin Photo Biennale - Goethe Institute: Berlin + Worldwide tour 2007
> Winner "Through The Eyes of A Malaysian Photographer" (Spanish Embassy photographer grant 2005)
> Winner Siemens Artist Grant 2003

"Your observations are fascinating and the resulting photos are so captivating! I think that by the way you composed your images you certainly create a metaphysical, poetic experience for the viewer. One can feel the sense of multiple realities in each of the photos!" - Lens Culture
 

Clientele include: