Language and login selector start
Language and login selector end
'

Full Access to this page is restricted to members of ArtFacts.Net

You will only see limited information for the artist until you purchase a membership.

Click here to buy a membership

Already a member? Login now

Choy Chun Wei  1973, MY

Rank (2014): 72011 

to top Ranking Graph:

Graph
Artfacts.Net™ Chart


to top Artist's arttributes:

Male



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
Malaysia 18
Singapore 1




to top Most exhibitions shown with:

Artist Rank
Yau Bee Ling  45512 16
Jegadeva Anurendra  35080 13
Ivan Lam  44153 12
Chin Kong Yee  54150 10
Ng Kim Peow  58324 9




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
Wei-Ling Gallery Wei-Ling Gallery, Malaysia 16
vwfa Valentine Willie Fine Art - Kuala Lumpur vwfa Valentine Willie Fine Art - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2



to top Biography:  Please report missing Information


1973 Born in Sungai Petani (MY)

EDUCATION
1998
BA (Hons) Graphic Design, Central Saint Martins, School of Art and Design, London.

SOLO EXHIBITION
2011
HERE AND NOW, Wei-Ling Contemporary, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2008
TRAILS, Red Mill Gallery, Johnson, Vermont, United States.

2007
KALEIDOSC OPIC LANDSCAPES, Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION
2013
18@8 Mirror, Mirror on the wall, Wei-Ling Contemporary, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2012
18@8, KUL-SIN, ION Art, Singapore
18@8 KUL-SIN, Wei-Ling Contemporary, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
TIMELESS, Wei-Ling Contemporary, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
SNAPSHOTS, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Malaysia
PRECIOUS LITTLE PIECES, Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2011
ART STAGE SINGAPORE, Marina Bay, Singapore
18@8 SAVE THE PLANET, Wei-Ling Contemporary, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2010
NEGARAK U: NATIONALISM AND PATRIOTISM IN MALAYSIAN CONTEMPORARY ART,
The Aliya and Farouk Khan Collection, Galeria Sri Perdana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
SURVIVAL, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Selangor, Malaysia.
ABSOLUT 18@8, Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2009
IMCAS, Danga Bay City Mall, Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
TANAH AIR, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Selangor, Malaysia.

2008
SHIFTIN G BOUNDARIES, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Selangor, Malaysia.
18@8: VICE & VIRTUE, Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
TUKAR GANTI : NEW MALAYSIAN PAINTINGS, Valentine Willie Fine Art Singapore, HT
Contemporary Space, Singapore.
LA GALLERIA, Pall Mall, London, United Kingdom.
CIGE, China World Trade Center, Beijing, China.
FORCE OF NATURE, Pace Gallery, Malaysia.

2007
00:15 SUPERSTAR, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Malaysia.
ARTRIANGLE: MALAYSIA PHILIPPINES INDONESIA, Soko Gakkai Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
BETWEEN GENERATIONS: 50 YEARS ACROSS MODERN ART IN MALAYSIA, Asian Art Museum, University of Malaya, Selangor, Malaysia and Muzium & Galeri Tuanku Fauziah, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia.

2006
RIMBUN DAHAN ARTIST IN RESIDENCY SHOW, Rimbun Dahan, Kuang, Selangor, Malaysia.
SIGNED AND DATED: VALENTINE WILLIE FINE ART 10TH ANNIVERSARY, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
FEED ME! AN EXPLORATION OF APPETITES, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Malaysia.
18@8 KUALA LUMPUR - KARACHI, Amin Gulgee Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan in collaboration with Wei-Ling Gallery.

2005
ROOSTER MANIA, Townhouse Gallery, Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
THE POWER OF DREAMING: TAMAN SARI, THE GARDEN OF DELIGHT AND IDENTITY, curated by Laura Fan, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Selangor, Malaysia.
18@8 CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS FROM MALAYSIA AND BEYOND, Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
ART BELOW 1000, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
FREE SHOW, Reka Art Space, Selangor, Malaysia.

2004
YOUNG CONTEMPORARY FINALIST EXHIBITION, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia.
PARADISE LOST / PARADISE FOUND, curated by Laura Fan, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Malaysia.
HOME IMPROVEMENT, Two-person Show, Reka Art Space, Malaysia.
SEMANGAT: ARTISTS FOR THEATER, Fund raising exhibition for 5 arts Centre, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
ART BELOW 1000, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
FIFTEEN, Darling Muse Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
FREE SHOW, Reka Art Space, Malaysia.

2003
PHILIP MORRIS ART EXHIBITION, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
GAMES WE PLAY, curated by Laura Fan, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Malaysia.
ART BELOW 1000, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2002
TOUCH, curated by Laura Fan, WWF Art for Nature, Rimbun Dahan, Malaysia.
WORKS ON PAPER, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2001
OPEN SHOW, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
INHABITANT: Two-person Show, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
EXHIBIT A: MALAYSIAN STILL LIFE, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
ART BELOW 1000, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2000
ART BELOW 1000, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

1999
AKU: PORTRET DIRI 99, Petronas Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

1998
MENTAL SAINT TART TINS, Degree Show, Long Acre, London, United Kingdom.

1997
YOUNG DESIGNERS, Malaysian Design Council, Menara Tan & Tan, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

1996
WATERWO RLD, Bank Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

1995
DIALOGU E, Maybank Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

AWARDS
2007/ 8
Vermont Studio Center Asian Artist Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, USA

2005
Artist in Residence, Rimbun Dahan, Malaysia

2004
Juror’s Choice Award (2D category), Bakat Muda Sezaman (Malaysian Young Contemporary)

2003
Honourable Mention, Philip Morris Malaysia / Asean Art Awards

1997
The London Institute (University of Arts, London) Full Scholarship

1995
Higher National Diploma (HND) Teo Soo Ching Full Scholarship

COLLECTIONS
Amerada Hess, Malaysia
Architron Design Consultants
Australian International School, Malaysia
Bank Negara Malaysia
Big Dutchman Asia
CWL Design, Malaysia
Edward Soo & Co. Advocates and Solicitors
Hijjas Kasturi Association / Rimbun Dahan, Malaysia
National Art Gallery
Private Collectors
Seksan Design
The Aliya and Farouk Khan collection
Veritas Design Group, Malaysia
Zain & Co. Advocates and Solicitors
2007 Chun Wei had his first solo exhibition at Wei-Ling Gallery in Kuala Lumpur.

2008 At the end of 2008, two of his unconventional and challenging mixed media and collage paintings were collected by National Art Gallery as part of their permanent collection.

Awards 2003 He received an Honorable Mention at the Malaysian Phillip Morris Art Awards

2005 He was awarded the Rimbun Dahan Artist-in Residence placement, where he spent the year developing a new series of paintings on cartography and mental maps.

2008 He was awarded the 2007/2008 Asian Artist Fellowship by the Freeman Foundation for residency at the Vermont Studio Center in the United States.

to top External links:

 

Public exhibitions (Selection) 19  Please report missing Information



to top Solo shows   2


2011
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryChoy Chun Wei- Here & Now - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2007
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryChoy Chun Wei- Kaleidoscopic Landscapes - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

clear

to top Group shows   17


2014
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryThe Peak group show – ‘HO MIA’ What is Ho Mia, you might ask? - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2013
Description and image Wei-Ling Gallery18@8 Mirror, Mirror on the wall - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2012
Description and image Wei-Ling Gallery18@8 Kul-Sin - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryTimeless - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryPrecious Little Pieces - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2011
Description and image Wei-Ling Gallery18@8 Save the planet - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2010
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryABSOLUT 18@8 - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2008
Description and image Wei-Ling Gallery18@8 Vice & Virtue - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message
   TUKAR GANTI : New Malaysian Paintings - Valentine Willie Fine Art - VWFA Singapore, Singapore
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryCIGE 2008 - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryTressure Box - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2007
Description and image Wei-Ling Gallery18@8, 2007 - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2006
Description and image Wei-Ling Gallery18@8 Karachi, Pakistan - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message
Description and image vwfa Valentine Willie Fine Art - Kuala LumpurSigned & Dated: our 10th Anniversary Exhibition - vwfa Valentine Willie Fine Art - Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2005
Description and image Wei-Ling Gallery18@8 - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message
Description and image Wei-Ling GalleryRooster Mania - Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Send message

2004
Description and image vwfa Valentine Willie Fine Art - Kuala LumpurSEMANGAT - Artists for Theatre - vwfa Valentine Willie Fine Art - Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur Send message

clear

 Dealer Directory  1

Malaysia

Wei-Ling GalleryWei-Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur  eMail

clear

to top Collections  1   Please report missing Information



Malaysia

 National Art Gallery Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

clear

to top Catalogs  





Last update: 22 August 2014
  • ArtFacts.Net - your experienced service provider

    Since its start in 2001, ArtFacts.Net™ developed a sophisticated artist database through its collaboration with international art fairs, galleries, museums and artists.