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Ng Woon Lam / 黄运南, 1971 | Watercolour Abstract /Impressionist painter

Singapore-born American painter Ng Woon Lam /黄运南 was once an engineer with Bachelor degree from NTU and Master in Science from NUS. He neverthelss decides to take up the challange of becoming a full time artist to accomplish his passion.
He is now a signature member of National Watercolor Society (NWS) of US.
His works have numerous national and international awards and been featured in leading art publications e.g. The Artist's Magazine, Splash and Watercolor Magic. His paintings were selected into The American Watercolor Society's International Juried Show and The Oil Painters of America. His most recent article, 'seeing with fresh eyes' is published in International Artist, April 2007.

Woon Lam lives with his strong learning desire and artistic emotions. He finds the richness of pallette perfect in exerting his personal feelings. He employs rich color and lively brushstrokes to create vibrant paintings. His color and brushstrokes reveal his strong sense of composition and feeling for life.

  • Appointment 

Assistant Professor @ Art Design and Media School, Nanyang Technological University, 2011 to current.

  • Master of Fine Art (MFA) in Painting from New York Academy of Art;
  • Signature member of National Watercolor Society (NWS), USA;
  • Signature member of American Watercolor Society (AWS), USA;
  • Member of Singapore Watercolour Society and Singapore Art Society.
  • Article - International Artist Magazine 54th Issue April 2007;
  • >Artwork - Featured in 'Watercolor the World Over', by Katherine Mesch, Watercolor Magic, June 2005;
  • Artwork - Featured in Splash 8 Watercolor Discovery;
  • Article - 'A Perfect Stroke' The Artist's Magazine Winter 2004;
  • Article - 'Sign of Life' in Watercolor Magic Autumn 2002 issue.
Exhibitions and Awards
  • 2014 - American Watercolor Society 147th International Juried Show 2014, AWS Bronze Medal of Honor.
  • 2009 - American Watercolor Society 142nd International Juried Show 2009, AWS Bronze Medal of Honor.
  • 2002 - National Watercolor Society 82nd International Juried Show Philadelphia Water Color Society Award.
  • Singapore Art Society 2007 National Open Juried Show 1st Prize in Western Representational Painting.
He contributed to major art journals: Watercolor Magic, The Artist's Magazine and International Artist His watercolor artwork Trafalgar was included in Watercolor Splash 8 New Discovery.