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Siew Hock Meng

Widely known for his oil and pastel paintings of life studies, scenes and landscapes done in Singapore and the region, Siew Hock Meng creates works that are imaginative and thought-provoking, always challenging the viewers to dig deeper into his artistic motivations.

  • Born in Johor, Malaysia in 1942.
  • Graduated from the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in 1961.
  • Awarded the National Day Medal for Fine Arts in 1971.
  • Awarded the Award for Visual Arts Creation, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts Alumni Association Singapore in 1981 and 1984.