NORAH LEA (b. 1993, Singapore) is a multidisciplinary artist whose works investigate the performative aspects of our identities. Her work is rooted in self-portraiture, exploring themes such as gender, sexuality and ethnicity through photography, film, performance and spoken word.




2018 Waning, Waxing at ION Art Gallery

2018 The Local People’s AC | DC Power Station Art Market at Pasir Panjang Power Station

2018 Malais A Trois at 233 Joo Chiat Road #03-02 by sobandwine

2018 Deciphering Clothes: The Troublemakers’ Wardrobe by Hatch Art Project



2018 In Love at Coda Culture



2018 Destination: INK [Love is a verb]

2018 Destination: INK [Pride Edition]

2018 Transit III by Indignation SG

2018 BooksActually X Destination Ink’s Spoken Word event for The World’s Loneliest Bookstore

2018 In Your Image for The Local People’s AC | DC Power Station Art Market at Pasir Panjang Power Station

2018 Bujang *apok for The Soul Lounge @ soft/WALL/studs by Diva Agar

2018 Contradiction XIV by Indignation SG

2018 Restaging of Bujang *apok for Ruang-Sunyi Publication Launch

2018 President’s Young Talents 2018 opening performance for Zarina Muhammad at 8Q@SAM

2018 contemplation/reclamation for I.D (The Body’s Still Warm)

2018 Othered Tongues - An Evening of Spoken Word for Other Tongues Festival


2018 Sandmag: Exercising Performance in Art

2018 Frieze Issue 198: Norah Lea Reclaims the Transgender Experience from Mainstream Media

2018 Objects Lessons Space: Norah Lea on Accessibility, The Performance of Love and Representing A Queer Narrative On Her Own Terms

2018 The Local Rebel #2: Mandi Bunga by Norah Lea

2017 Swee Zine: In Love by Norah Lea

2017 Culturepush: In Love by Norah Lea


2018 Panel Speaker, The Local Rebel Panel on ‘Intersectional Feminism’ at AWARE Singapore

2018 Guest Speaker, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, School of Art and Design, Fine Art Year 3 Photography students

2018 Panel Speaker, ‘Letters from an Otherness inside Otherness’ Panel, moderated by Alfian Saat for Other Tongues Festival