KELONG (2018) by Chong Kah Wah
CHONG KAH WAH
b. Selangor, 1971
Signed and dated (right)
Watercolour on art card
38 cm x 53 cm
Born in 1971, Chong Kah Wah graduated with a Diploma in Graphic Design from the Malaysia Institute of Art in 1994. Since then, Chong has participated actively in various art shows in the international art scene.
In Italy, Chong was invited to exhibit consecutively in the "Florence Biennale" for years 2005, 2007, and 2009. Chong also exhibited in Canada (2005 & 2006), Spain (2005), Poland (2005), Portugal (2005), and Argentina (2005). He was awarded the "Bel Art Award 2005" in Portugal and Kara Art Silver Award in Geneva, Switzerland (2005). In the United States, Chong participated in the "Collective Exhibition" by Muzeum of the Americas (2007), World Art Media New York (2009), and the National Watercolor Society Members Exhibition (2015).
He shines most brightly in London's art arena - one of the most influential art world cities. He showcased his works in the "1st Online Global Art Annual Exhibition" (2005), "Ickenox Fine Art Exhibition" (2005) and "Art in Mind" group exhibition (2008) by the Bricklane Gallery. In years 2019 and 2020, his artworks were selected to join the “The Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 207th“ and “The Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 208th “ exhibitions respectively.