Arthur Teng is self taught in photography. He works full time as Graphic Designer/Photographer with Sime
Darby Berhad. He travels frequently in search of his photographic images. His favourite subjects are landscapes,
people’s lifestyles and graphics/abstracts.
Arthur has won a number of local and international photography awards, and had represented Malaysia in two
international photography competitions held abroad. He published a coffeetable book in 1994.
Arthur’s images are frequently used by advertising agencies and have appeared in travel magazines and coffeetable books such as Going Places; Action Asia; Wild Places and National Parks of Malaysia; Visitors’ Guide
to Taman Negara; Exciting Malaysia; The Philippines - a journey through the archipelago; Malaysia: Portrait of
A Nation; Eyes, Bridges of Putrajaya and APA’s Insight Guide book series on Malaysia; Singapore, Indonesia,
Philippines and Kuala Lumpur.
He has held 10 solo photography exhibitions (including one solo show in Hersegade, Denmark and one in
Jakarta, Indonesia) and participated in 19 group exhibitions.
1 9 8 7 He represented Malaysia at “Visit Thailand Year International Photo Contest” held in Bangkok.
1 9 8 8 - 9 0 He was appointed Nikon’s Honourary Official Photographer in Malaysia
1 9 9 0 He represented Malaysia at “Image Hong Kong Grand Finals” International Photo Contest held in Hong
K o n g
1 9 9 2 He contributed for a photo book Eyes.
1 9 9 4 He published Rustic Malaysia - a pictorial journey.
1 9 9 5 He was amongst 35 international photographers commissioned to photograph a coffee table book "The Philippines - A journey through the archipelago".
1 9 9 9 He was one of the photographers commissioned to photograph Petronas’ 2000 corporate calendar
2 0 0 1 He was one of the photographers contributed for Concorde Hotel Shah Alam’s 2002 corporate calendar
2 0 0 3 He was the main photographer for “Bridges of Putrajaya” coffeetable book