WATERCOLOR

Tan Leong Kheng

Born 1938, Singapore
Tan Leong Kheng paints almost exclusively in watercolour. He studied part-time at the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in 1966 and has since been an active member of the Singapore Watercolour Society and the Singapore Art Society. Although not a full-time artist, Leong Kheng has
held 3 solo exhibitions in Singapore and his works are widely collected by public institutions and major corporations. When not painting or teaching, he travels extensively in both Asia and Europe and has over the years produced series of watercolours from countries as close as
Cambodia, Myanmar or as far as France, China or Australia.
Leong Kheng has been painting professionally since his retirement from teaching in 2001.
Selected One Man Show
1981     Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce And Industry, Singapore
1985     Collector’s Gallery, Singapore
1989     Wenlan Art Gallery, Singapore
Selected Group Shows
1977 – 2007  Singapore Art Society Annual Exhibition, Singapore
1977 – 2007  Singapore Watercolour Society Annual Exhibition, Singapore
1992  Contemporary Singapore Art, Hong Kong
1994  9th International Watercolour Exhibition of Asia,China
1995  President’s Watercolour Selections, Singapore
1996 – 1998  Asia Pacific Watercolour Exhibition, Taiwan
2000  14th International Watercolour Exhibition of Asia, China
2002  Beyond the colours Watercolour Exhibition, Australia
2004  Mystical Bali Art Exhibition, Singapore