Artists

Phang Chew

Phang Chew, born 1945,
Committee member of Perak Art Society.
Committee member of Contemporary Malaysian Watercolorists Association.
Committee member of Malaysian Contemporary Chinese Painting Calligraphy Association.
Member of Malaysian Artists Society.
Invited Art Exhibitions local and abroad such as Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan ,China, Korea, Japan.
2008 Award of 2nd PUTRAJAYA NATIONAL WATERCOLOUR Competition.
2009 STRETCH YOUR IMAGINATION by Malaysia & Singapore Contemporary Artists Selection.
2009 “WHAT A PICTURESQUE WORLD” solo exhibition in Kuala Lumpur.

Wong Kean Choon, 1942 born in Ipoh, Perak.
Graduated from Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, S’pore in 1985.
Lecturer of Perak Institute of Art.

1988 – Second Price Winner of Art Competition held in conjunction with celebration of Ipoh City Status.
1989 – One of the three Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts Alumus Malaysia’s Exhibition, Creative Award.

1993 – Second Price Winner of “Pesta Laut Lumut” Art Competition, President & Life member of the Perak Art Society, Member of BSLN, Committee Member of Contemporary Malaysia Watercolourists Association, Life member of Aanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore Old Boy Association.
1995 – 1st Solo Art Exhibition at Ngan Sing Art Gallery, Ipoh.

Loo Win
Loo Win, 1945 born in Perak. Self-taught artist and one of the founder members of Perak Art Society in 1970.
2006 to 2007 – President of Perak Art Society, Secretary of Comtemporary Malaysian Watercolourists Association, Actively participated in national and overseas group exhibitions.
1964 – Young Malaysian artists exhibition at National Art Gallery, Perak Art Society’s Annual shows since 1970.
1993 to 2009 – CMWA annual shows and Asian Watercolour exhibitions in Malaysia, Japan, Thailand, China, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and Bali.
Held 5 solo exhibitions in Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur and Penang since 2000.
National Day Shows-City Ary Gallery since 2002.
Yayasan Kesenian Perak 1996 – 2000.
Perak Museum Group Shows 1998 – 2005.
2007 1st International Art Expo Show MECC KL, 2007 Art Camp in Sabah by Balai Seni Lukis Negara, 2006 Korea International Art Festival.

Yee Mook Sin

Yee Mook Sin, born 1943, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia,
Address: 101, Dataran Rapat Baru 19,
Taman Lapangan Melodi,
31350, Ipoh, Perak D.R, Malaysia.
Tel No.: 605-311 5079
HP No.: 016-595 6823

Art Education
1978 Specialist Teachers’ Training Institute, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur.

Profesinal Experiences
1960 Graduated from Federation Military College, Port Dickson
1987 – 1998 Lecturer at Malayan Teacher’s College, Penang
1978 – 1998 Art Examiner
1998 – 2010 Full time Artist

Solo Exhibitions
Held 9 Solo exhibitions in Penang, Ipoh, Alor Setar

Selected Group Exhibitions
1965 – 1966 Terengganu Art Exhibition
1967 – 1968 8th & 9th Young Malaya Artists Exhibtion, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur
1970 – 2009 Perak Art Society Annual Exhibitions
1988 – 2009 Penang Watercolour Art Society Annual Exhbition
1994 Landscape Malaysia, National Art Gallery (NGA), K.L
1996 Philip Morris Asean Art Exhibition, NAG, K.L
1997 Bank Negara Invitation Exhibition, K.L. Bali Visited, CFA Gallery, Penang
1997 – 1999 5th & 6th World Watercolour Exhibition, Taipei, Tawan.
1998 Malaysian Artists Group Show, Abu Dhabi, UAE
1999 Asean Art Exhibtion, Kuching, Sarawak.
1999 – 2009 Contemporary Malaysian Watercolorists Association Annual Exhibition
1999 – 2000 Ipoh IV & V International Art Festival Exhibitions.
2000 WWF Art for Nature 2000, Islamic Arts Museum, K.L. Bank Negara ‘Malaysia Tanah Airku’ Exhibition, K.L. Smell of Watercolour, Siam Art Gallery, Hatyai, Thailand.
2000 – 2009 14th-21st Asia Watercolour Painting Alliance Art Exhibition in Xu Chang, China, Seoul Korea, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Singapore, Kaohsiung Taiwan, Osaka Japan, Tianjin China.
2001 SP Setia Art Fair, CFA Gallery, Penang. National Art Gallery Open Show, K.L. Six Point Watercolour Painting Exhibition, Silom Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
2002 National Day Art Exhibition, City Art Gallery, K.L.
2005 World Watercolour Painting Federation, Seoul, Korea.
2006-2007 1st & 2nd Putrajaya National Watercolour Competition & Exhibition, K.L.
2007 1st Internatonal Art Expo Malaysia, K.L. 10 Inpressions Art Exhibition, Ipoh & Penang.
2008 Japan Modern Fine Art Association Exhibition, Osaka, Japan. Hong Kong Fine Arts Exhibtion.
2009 World Watercolour Art Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan. Incheon Global Cities Art Exchange Exhibition, Seoul, Korea. Selected Watercolour Asian Artists Exchange Exhibition, Sao Paolo, Brazil.

Awards
1965 2nd Prize Terengganu Art Exhibition
1966 1st Prize Terengganu Open Art Exhibition
1996 Government Services Excellent Award

Public Collections
National Art Gallery, K.L.: Penang Museum & Art Gallery; The Art Gallery Penang;
Daiichi Modern Art Gallery, Sg. Petani; Bank Bumiputra, K.L; Mayban Finance, K.L.
Yayasan Kesenian Perak; Lebuhraya Plus, K.L.; Intel Technology Sdn. Bhd. Penang;
B. Braun Sdn. Bhd. Penang, Malayan Teachers’ College, Penang; Ipoh Parade;
Syuen Hotel, Ipoh; Hoddesdon Library, United Kingdom; Marie Curie Cancer Centres,
United Kingdom; Xu Chang Art & Calligraphy Association, China; Tianjin Watercolour Art Society, China, Sokka Gakai Malaysia, K.L.

Membership
1994-1997 Hon. Secretary Penang Watercolour Art Society
1998 Vice President Penang Watercolour Art Society
2000-2001 President Perak Art Society
2002-2005 Vice President Perak Art Society
2002-2009 Hon. Secretary Contemporary Malaysian Watercolorists Association
2008-2009 President Contemporary Malaysian Watercolorists Association
1970 Perak Art Society Life Member
1998 Penang Watercolour Art Society Life member, Penang Art Society Life member, Penang Teachers’ Art Circle Life member
1999 Contemporary Malaysian Watercolourists Association