Executive Director/Curator, Tan Boon Hui, dies at 53

Executive Director/Curator, Tan Boon Hui, dies at 53

Tan Boon Hui was a Singaporean curator and executive director of the nonprofit Arts House Limited. He directed various art organizations over his illustrious career, including Asia Society New York, National Heritage Board, Singapore Art Museum, National Museum, and most recently Arts House.

Tan Boon Hui: Cause of Death

Tan Boon Hui Calvin passed away at the age of 53 On July 7, 2022. It is believed that he passed away as a result of complications from the stroke he had in May. Tan was a highly esteemed member of Singapore’s arts community and a pioneering steward of the arts.

He vigorously oversaw AHL’s major festivals and initiatives, including the Singapore International Festival of Arts, Singapore Writers Festival, and Our Cultural Medallion Story, and was a staunch supporter of local artists.

Tan Boon Hui Age, Family, and Early Life

Tan Boon Hui was born in 1968 in Singapore. He was 53 years old at the time of his death. He was the son of a bus driver and his mother was a housewife but Currently, very little information regarding his personal life has been surfacing over the internet, as a result, we are having difficulties collecting any valid information regarding his parents or siblings’ identity.

tan boon hui family
source: FLICKR

Due to the fact that we do not know the names of his father or mother, as well as his siblings and his family background we cannot provide any more specific information regarding his early years. Thus, we can’t give you any detailed information about his life. We will update anything relevant to him as we discover more about him and his life.

Tan Boon Hui Career, What was his profession?

Boon Hui led SAM as its director from 2009 to 2013. With an emphasis on Singapore and Southeast Asian contemporary art, he effectively solidified SAM’s status as the region’s top art museum during his four years in charge.

Many local artists at the time were given a national platform to present their varied artistic practices to audiences as a result of his unwavering conviction in and support for contemporary art and artists from this area.

Which school and college did he go to?

He earned his BA and MA in geography at the National University of Singapore.

Tan Boon Hui Net Worth, How much does he earn?

It is not known how much money he is worth. He has never spoken to a media outlet about his net worth when he was alive as a result nothing about his net worth was revealed anything on the web.

Also Read: Divi Henoch: Who was he? Is the man dead from a scuba diving accident?

Tan Boon Hui Wife, What about his relationship?

As we write this, information about his personal life is unavailable, we will update this section as soon as our research team manages to retrieve anything specific about his personal life.

Was he available on any social media platforms?

He was available on Instagram and Facebook with 1.1K+ and 1.2K+ followers respectively.

Physical Appearance of Tan Boon Hui’s Height, Weight

HeightFeet:  N / A  
Meter:  N / A  
Centimeter: N / A  
WeightKilogram:  N / A  
Pounds:  N / A
Hair ColourBlack
Eye ColourBrown
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Tan Boon Hui’s should be known

NationalitySingapore
EthnicityAsian
Zodiac SignN / A  
Net WorthN / A
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedN / A
Current SpouseN / A
ChildrenN / A

close