Aik Beng Chia (b.1968) is an illustrator and a designer. His photographic work is driven by a musing based on the bonds of human social behaviour in public spaces, linked together by multi-centric municipalities.
Author of Tonight The Streets Are Ours (2013), a monograph on Singapore’s Little India district after dusk, SingKarPor (2015) and various self-published zines (2010 – ongoing).
Aik Beng’s vivid and gritty images of moments and people, in Singapore and various cities across the world, have garnered him a huge following on instagram.
A contributor to Everyday Asia in 2014 on Instagram. In 2015, he took the helm of the UK Guardian newspaper’s travel Instagram account for a three-day special feature on Singapore. His works have been exhibited and published internationally.