Nanyang Expressions

12 - 15 January 2017
Marina Bay Sands, Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Level B2
Cape of Good Hope Art Gallery

Nanyang Treasures

A Showcase of Talents across Three Generations
4 - 11 November 2016
ION Art Gallery, ION Orchard Level 4
Cape of Good Hope Art Gallery

The Spirit of Bhutan

An Artist's Vision by Ang Ah Tee
20 - 29 August 2016
Cape of Good Hope Art Gallery


Lim Yew Kuan 林友权

Born Xiamen, China | 1929

Lim Yew Kuan is widely acknowledged to have contributed significantly to art education and has been an influential art leader. He has played an important role in the success of art in Singapore through the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. He obtained his diploma at Chelsea School of Art, UK in 1961. Lim was awarded the Public Service Star from the Republic of Singapore Government in 1980. He was honored by being appointed sculptor for the official bust of President of Singapore, Inche Yusof Bin Ishak in 1966 and President Dr Benjamin Sheares in 1999. His works are in the permanent collection of the Singapore Art Museum and numerous local and overseas art collections. Yew Kuan has been a full-time artist since 1995. He has participated in many local and overseas exhibitions in Southeast Asia, Paris, Japan, Taiwan and China. He has served on the selection committees of various art societies and panels of selectors.

Featured: Low Tide, 1974, Oil on canvas, 48 x 69 cm