Artist biography

        
MWO 2005 EXHIBITION
MWO 2006 EXHIBITION
CALVIN CHUA 'S SOLO EXHIBITION
MWS 2008
MWS 2009
MWS 2011 EXHIBITION

 
       Calvin Chua Cheng Koon
BORN : 1961, Kedah, Malaysia

EDUCATION
: Diploma in Fine Art, KLCA 1982

AWARD
1987 : Malaysian Young Contemporaries Award
2009 : Recipient of Anugerah Insentif Open Show

PROFESSION
: Professional Artist

SOCIETY
: Malaysian Watercolor Society (Vice Chairman I)
: Singapore Watercolor Society
: Penang Art Society
: Penang Watercolour Society
: North Kedah Society
: Klang Artist Society


SOLO EXHIBITION

2006
: Lobby Centre NSTP Kuala Lumpur
2007
: NN Gallery

MAJOR EXHIBITION

1982-1986
: Nine Man Show Exhibition

1985-1991
: The Young Contemporaries Exhibition (National Art Gallery)

1986-1991
: Open Show ( National Art Gallery )

1988-1996
: Singapore Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition

1988
: The 3rd Asian Watercolor Confederation (Kuala Lumpur)

1989
: Pameran Titian II (National Art Gallery Bangkok)
: The 4th Asian Watercolor Confederation (Bangkok)

1990
: Watercolor in Asia by Art Base (Singapore)

1991
: Asean Bankers Invitation Art Show (Maybank Gallery)

1992
: Koleksi ’92 (MAA Annual Show)

1993
: Watercolor ’93 (Singapore)
: The 8th Asian Watercolor Confederation (Bali/Jakarta)

1994
: The 9th Asian Watercolor Confederation
: 25 Years of Watercolor Painting in Singapore

1995
: The 10th Asian Watercolor Confederation (Bangkok)
: Beautiful Malaysia, KL Hilton International

1996
: The 11th Asian Watercolor Confederation (Hong Kong)
: Asian Pacific Watercolor Painting Exhibition (Taiwan)
: CITARASA ’96 PERAYAAN (Bank Negara Malaysia)

1997
: ASIAN WIND NOW 97 (Japan)
: 19th International Brussels Independent Film Festival (Brussels, Belgium)
: Two Weeks In The Summer Of Sweden (Kuala Lumpur)
: Landscape Of Malaysia (Konst Museet Sweden)
: The 12th Asian Watercolor Confederation (Singapore)

MAJOR EXHIBITIONS

1998
: Asian Pacific Watercolor Painting Exhibition (Taipei)
: Asian Watercolor 98 (Seoul)
: WWF- Art For Nature Exhibition (Kuala Lumpur)

1999
: Aku ’99 Potret Diri (Kuala Lumpur)
: Singapore Watercolor Society 30 (Singapore)
: Asian Pacific Watercolor Painting Confederation Exhibition (Taipei)
: Art Marathon- Bank Negara (Kuala Lumpur)
: Imbasan Bakat Muda (National Art Gallery)

2000
: Citarasa 2000 ‘Malaysia Tanah Airku’ (Bank Negara)
: WWF-Art For Nature 2000 (Islamic Arts Museum)
: Asian Pacific Watercolor Painting Exhibition (Taipei)
: Seoul New-Topic Exhibition (Korea)

2001
: Image Of Malaysia & India (New Delhi)
: Images of Malaysia (Sao Paulo)
: Asia Pacific Watercolor Exhibition (Taipei)

2002
: Malaysian Watercolor Exhibition (Malacca)
: Seoul New World Exhibition (Korea)

2003
: Poems and Images of Merdeka (Kuala Lumpur)
: Colors of Malaysia (Aman, Jordan)
: New-Brain Exhibition (Korea)
: 3th International Watercolor Exhibition(Nigata, Japan)

2004
: Kelantan in Watercolor (Kota Bharu)
: 4th International Watercolor Exhibition (Nigata, Japan)
: National Day Art Exhibition ( Kuala Lumpur)

2005
: Malaysian Watercolors 2005 – NN Gallery
: 5th International Watercolor Exhibition (Nigata, Japan)
: The Charms of Sabah (Kota Kinabalu)

2006
: Enchanting Colourful (National Art Gallery)
: MWO Annual Exhibition (NN Gallery)
: 6th International Watercolour Exhibition (Nigata, Japan)

2007
: Malaysian Watercolour 2007 (NN Gallery)
: 7th International Watercolour Exhibition (Nigata, Japan)
: Enchanting Watercolor (Gallery Mutiara Penang)

2008
: Malaysian Watercolour 2008 (NN Gallery)
: Jiiva Art, Starhill Gallery, Kuala Lumpur : February Collection, Pelita Hati Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

2009-2011
: Malaysian Watercolour Society Exhibition (NN Gallery)
: Shanghai Zhujiajiao International Watercolour Biennial Exhibition (2009)
COLLECTION

Bank Negara Malaysia
Commerce International Merchant Banker
Container Nasional
Deutsche Bank
K & N Kenanga
Kwong Yik Bank Berhad
Margaret Yeo & Nasrim
Malaysian Airline System
Museum Kedah
Malaysian Shipyard & Engineering Sdn. Bhd.
Price Waterhouse
Rashid Hussain Securities Sdn. Bhd.
Southern Bank Berhad
Holiday Villa Hotel
University Utara Malaysia
Tan Chong & Sons Motor Company Sdn.Bhd.
Yayasan Sarawak
Malayan Banking Berhad
Credit Corporation (M) Sdn. Bhd.
Persatuan Insurans Nyawa Malaysia
Petronas Gallery
Carigali Bhd
Kurnia Insurance
The Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts
Putrajaya Holding