and let there be light


you have arrived at woan wen's online portfolio.

a graduate from the National University of Singapore's 
theatre studies programme, woan wen received the
inaugural National Arts Council Arts Professional Scholarship
in 2001 and trained at The Hong Kong Academy for
Performing Arts in stage lighting design.

she has won multiple best lighting design awards at the
Straits Times Life! Theatre Awards and was conferred the
Young Artist Award by the National Arts Council in 2011.

woan wen divides her time between freelancing, working
with The Finger Players as their associate lighting designer,
and making work as one-third of the design collective INDEX.

presented here is a selected archive of her past work.
if you would like to view her full cv, please leave her a message.

thank you for your interest.

© all works and content in this site are copyright reserved to lim woan wen.


f e b | 2 0 1 3

twelve angry men
by. nine years theatre
translated and directed by. nelson chia
at. the esplanade theatre studio
part of. huayi - the chinese festival of arts


d e c | 2 0 1 2

directed and performed by. oliver chong
at. drama centre black box


j u n | 2 0 1 2

light matters
a site-specific installation with natural light
by. lim woan wen
at. the chapel, sculpture square

foto by lim wei ling

light matters movement I v I
Iight matters movement II v I


m a y | 2 0 1 2

the book of living and dying
at. the festival village black box
part of. the singapore arts festival 2012

fotos by little red ants creative studio pte ltd


d e c | 2 0 1 1

an armenian play: selected scenes
a site-specific light installation
at. the armenian church
commissioned by. NHB
part of. a little light magic:
bras brasah.bugis monuments light-up


s e p t | 2 0 1 1

to whom it may concern
by. the finger players
at. the esplanade theatre studio

fotos above by lim weiling