He is well known for his Western oil and Chinese ink paintings of landscape, abstract and still life compositions. His emotive paintings elicit nascent feelings through the melodious play of colour and texture on canvas.
- Born in 1935 at Hainan, China.
- Relocated to Singapore at a young age and graduated from the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts in 1957.
- Attended the prestigious École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris from 1959 to 1961.