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Ong Kim Seng

Revered by collectors and critics for his extraordinary eye and lyrical expressiveness, Ong Kim Seng is a multi-award winning artist and one of the top watercolourists in Southeast Asia.

  • Born in Singapore in 1945.
  • A full-time artist since 1985.
  • Winner of the Cultural Medallion for Visual Arts in 1999.
  • Winner of 7 awards from the American Watercolour Society.
  • Conferred the Dolphin Fellowship by the American Watercolour Society in 2000.
  • Received “The Master of ASEAN” award at the World Watermedia Exposition, Thailand in June 2014.