Ooi Chee Kheng

Statements

My recent works is tropical flavour. I focus on the familiar things
like the national flower of Malaysia. My intention is to convey a lively and
cheerful mood.

 
 

Oil On Canvas

     
 

Education
1995 - Diploma In Graphic Design & Fine Art
2006 - Pursuing MFA at Europe Asia Institute

Experiences
1997 - recent Director of Kenart Centre
1997-05 - Illustrator of Rhythm Consolidated Berhad
1995-97 - People Design Sdn. Bhd.

Exhibitions
1993-01- Penang Art Society Annual Show, State Art Gallery, Penang
1993-01- Penang Pesta Art Exhibition, State Art Gallery, Penang
1994   - Young Contemporaries Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur
1995   - ”Voices & Visual”, Exhibition, Dewan Sri Pinang, Penang
1996-07- Penang Watercolour Society Annual Art Show, State Art Gallery, Penang
1997   - ”Malaysia Indah”, Exhibition, Muzium Matawang & Arkib,
         Bank Negara Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
1998   - ”Joy of Art”, Group show, CFA Gallery, Penang
1999   - New Art 99, “Journey to Self-Discovery”, Art Point Gallery
2000   - ”Smell of Watercolour Being”, Exhibition, Siam Art Gallery,
         Hat-Yai, Songkhla
2000   - ”Buncho Awards 2000 Malaysia”, Exhibition, SIT. Klang, Selangor
2001   - SP Setia The 1st Penang Juried Art Fair, Penang
2001   - Bangkok-Penang Watercolour Exhibition, Bangkok
2003   - Historical & Contemporary Floral Art Exhibition,State Art Gallery,
         Penang
2005   - Penang Watercolour Society Annual Art Show,City Art Gallery,
         Kuala Lumpur
2006   - Malaysia-China Teochew Contemporary Arts & Calligraphy Exhibition,
         Plaza UE3, Kuala Lumpur
2006   - “April Spring” Paintings Exhibition, Galeri Art Point, Penang
2006   - “Same difference” Art Exhibition, Galeri Mutiara, Penang
2006   - Malaysia Teochew Arts & Calligraphy Exhibition,
         Dewan Persatuan Teochew Kedah/Perlis, Alor Star
2007   - Artist’s Favourite Exhibition, Muzium & Galeri Tuanku Fauziah USM,
         Penang
2007   - Merdeka 50 Malaysia Art Exhibition, Galeri Seni Mutiara, Penang
2007   - “Same difference07” Exhibition, Areca Centre, Penang
2007   - Penang-Singapore Watercolour Art Exhibition 2007,
         Ngee Ann Cultural Centre, Singapore
   

Awards
1993            Consolation - Penang Pesta Art Exhibition
1994            Major Award - Penang Pesta Art Exhibition
1996            Minor Award - Penang Pesta Art Exhibition
2000            Special Prizes - Buncho National Water Colour Award 2000
2001            Appreciation Prizes - The 1st Penang Juried Art Fair

Publication
Penang Artists Directory 1999, pg.80
Penang State Art Gallery Permanent Collection 1965-96, pg.66
Artist’s Favourite-Directory of Penang Artists, pg.231 

Public Collection
Penang State Art Gallery, Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University Bangkok,
Tanjung Limited Company & Private Collection

Position:
Director of Kenart Centre
Committee Member of Penang Watercolor Society
Member of Penang Art Society

     
 

 

   

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