ArtMalaysia Art Tourism Fair (AATF 2014)

Chin Kon Yit

  • Born in Klang, Selangor 1950
  • Self-taught full time artist.
  • Founder member of Malaysia Watercolour Society.
  • Held 13 Solo Exhibitions in Kuala Lumpur & Penang
  • Member of International Watercolour League
  • Since 1968, works widely Exhibited at China, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, India, Australia, New Zealand, Sweden, Italy, Brazil, United States of America & Malaysia.
  • Won many award & prizes since 1967 and in year 2009 received Asia-Pacific Prominent Cultural Person Honorable Award.
  • Successful Watercolour Publication : Kuala Lumpur A Sketchbook (1998), Penang Sketchbook (2001), Landmarks of Selangor (2003), Landmarks of Perak (2006), Malacca Sketchbook (2008), carry his name worldwide.