Big Pond

Wong Siew Lee

Born 1959, Bukit Mertajam, Penang.
 
Education
 
1984     Diploma in Technology (Building).
             Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Kuala Lumpur.
 
2001     Diploma in Visual Arts (Printmaking).
2002     Advanced Diploma in Visual Arts (Printmaking).
             Central Academy of Arts (CAA), Kuala Lumpur.
 
Awards (selected)
 
2003      Jury Award.
              SAKSI (Suatu Apresiasi Kisah Sejarah melalui Seni) National
              Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur
.
 
2009     “2009 Asia-Pacific Art Honourable Award”.
              Awarded by the Committee of the Achievement of Asia Pacific
              Cultural Industry Exhibition & Awards.

 
2002     Third Prize.      Tanjung Heritage Art Competition.
 
2012      Finalist Penang Art Open      “Business as Un-Usual”.
 
Solo Exhibition
 
2011     “A Matter of Mind”, Balai Berita, The New Straits Times Press,
              Kuala Lumpur.
 
Group Exhibitions
International Group Exhibitions (selected)
 
2005     “The 5th International Mini Print Biennial”, Cluj, Romania.
2005     “In Print”, Contemporary print in Malaysia & British, National
              Art Gallery, K.L.
2008     “The 13th international Triennial of Small Graphic Forms”,
              Lodz, Poland.  
2009     “The 7th FOOT BRIDGE Asia & Africa Modern Art Exhibition”,
              Hangzhou, China.
2012     “1st Macau Printmaking Triennial”, Macau.
2013     “The 2nd Impression of Malaysia Contemporary Art Exhibition”,
              Xiamen, China.
 
Local Group Exhibitions (selected)
2003     “SAKSI” National Art Gallery, K.L.
2010     “Ketumbukan-Seni Cetak Alternatif”, Muzium & Gallery Tuanku
              Fauziah, USM. Penang.
2012     “Tanpa Nama/Anonymous Exhibition”, Galeri Seni Bank Negara
              Malaysia. K. L.
2012     “Fusion in Unity”, PPM 3rd Annual Exhibition, University Malaya
               Art Gallery, K. L.
2012     “Kuasa, Harapan dan Tanah” Balai Seni Visual Negara. K. L.
2013     “Artist’s Favourite II”, Penang State Art Gallery, Penang.



Discussion