TCT-Portrait

Tan Choh Tee

An acclaimed artist most prominent for his compositions of landscapes and still life images, Tan Choh Tee has constantly enthralled critics with his creative visions and innovative use of colours.

  • Born in Guangdong, China in 1942.
  • Relocated to Singapore in the 1950s and graduated from the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in 1962.
  • Awarded the Special Award for National Day Art Exhibition by the Ministry of Culture of Singapore in 1976 and the Cultural Medallion Award in 2006.