HOME  |  ABOUT  |   ARTISTS / EXHIBITIONS  |  STUDIO  |  RESIDENCIES  |   CSR PROGRAMS  |  VC LECTURES  |  NEWS / PRESS  |  CONTACT
 
 
 

Brooch & Belt Buckle Watercolour 2009

Ear Studs Watercolour 2009
 
 

CHIN KON YIT      (b.1950   Malaysia)



Chin Kon Yit is one of SE Asia's most eminent watercolourists.


He has been a full time artist for over 25 years, preferring to document heritage architecture and artefacts, and regional rural and city scapes. Kon Yit's detailed and fine compositions incorporate a variety of styles, including pointillism and the delicate strokes of pen/ink.


This award winning artist has participated in solo and group exhibitions, locally and internationally, since 1991.


SIGNIFICANT COLLECTIONS:

National Art Gallery of Malaysia; Central Bank of Malaysia ; Standard Chartered Bank ; Hongkong Bank; Oriental Bank; Pacific Bank; Petronas Gallery; Buncho; Citroen; Dunlop Malaysia; KL Hilton; Hong Leong Bank; PriceWaterhouse Coopers, Rothmans, and numerous other private and public international collections.








Major Publications


The Malacca Sketchbook,  2007

Landmarks of Perak, 2006

Landmarks of Selangor, 2003

Penang Sketchbook, 2001

Kuala Lumpur Sketchbook, 1998

 
 
   
Tel +603 7960 4740