Solo Art Exhibition - Mr. Choo Keng Kwang

Event Name : 朱庆光油画作品展 Event Start Date : 16 - Mar - 2013 Event End Date : 25 - Mar - 2013 Event Location : Malaysia Brand Outlet Hits: 3644
朱庆光油画作品展
Period :
10 days
Start Date :
16-Mar-2013
End Date :
25-Mar-2013
Address 1 :
Malaysia Brand Outlet
Address 2 :
33 Ubi Avenue 3 #01-27 Vertex S (408868)
Telephone:
82685299

 Mr Choo Keng Kwang
Born in the year 1931 in Singapore, who is an anchored figure in the  Singapore art circle  for traditional paintings as well  as one of the  most eminent  and beloved  Singapore first  generation  artists.  Best known for his oil paintings of  doves  as  symbols of peace, and his  enormously popular  China town  scenes. Artist Choo Keng  Kwang  has held and  participated in numerous  solo and group  exhibitions  locally and abroad. Famous auction houses, Christie and Sotheby have successfully auctioned some of his paintings with recorded prices. Choo’s  collectors including the first moon-landing astronaut Neil Armstrong, Chairman Mao Tse-Tung, President Anwar Sadat of Egypt, the late  President  Ong  Teng  Cheong, the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Shangri-la Hotel etc.  As a committed educationist, from 1986 to 1989 Choo was the dean of Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, the leading art school in the region. Choo Keng Kwang is also a philanthropist, a supporter for young people, education and the less fortunate. He has helped  raise  fund not  only for  charitable  organization  but  also  for  the education  of a  young   musician, a  school  and  some community centres.  For all these years, Choo had raised more than one million dollars for many worthwhile causes.
 

 

朱庆光,1931年诞生于新加坡,1953年毕业于公教中学及南洋美专,1958年毕业于新加坡教育学院。1976年荣获我国总统颁发美术奖章及长期服务奖章。

朱庆光是东南亚美术协会创办人。担任会长多年,他也是南洋艺术学院顾问、美术教师公会顾问。国家青年服务奖美术咨询委员。历任国庆美展评委。

他的作品其中四幅被新加坡邮政局选用为首日封,大型作品包括总统府大礼堂壁画。世界民航局总部大厦壁画,新加坡华盛顿大使馆壁画,政府社会

发展部大厅壁画,其他法定机构如公用试用局,公积金局,电视台礼堂,环境发展部等也有他的壁画。

      
 Opening Address given by the director of Speech byGOH, Asst. Prof. C. Kunalan ( Formal Olympian) Choo Keng Kwang presenting token of appreciation
     DaTang Fine Arts to  GOH                

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