陈书强 • TAN SUZ CHIANG aws nws
Born 1974, Johor, Malaysia
Education Diploma in Fine Art, Central Academy of Art, 1997
Signature Member of American Watercolor Society (AWS), USA
Signature Member of National Watercolor Society (NWS), USA
Australian Watercolour Institute (AWI)
Member of Malaysian Watercolor Society
Member of Singapore Watercolor Society
2016 "No Limits" Y2ARTS Gallery, Singapore
2014 "Reminiscence" Art Expo, Malaysia
2014 "Reminiscence" Y2ARTS Gallery, Singapore
2013 "Expression of watercolour" Red House, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
2006 "Colour of Life" Pan Puteri Hotel, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Johor Art Gallery, Pan Puteri Hotel, JB , Ming Gallery Shuzhou , China
And in Private Collection in Malaysia, Singapore, China, Poland, USA , Taiwan and Japan
2015 Honorable Mention - China/National Watercolor Society (NWS) Small Watercolor Painting Art Exchange Exhibition 2015/2016, China/USA.
2015 Juror Peter Frank Award – Combined Cash Award lll and Travel Exhibit for the 95th National Watercolor Society Annual Exhibition , NWS Main Gallery, San Pedro, USA.
2015 NWWS Diamond Award - First Place - 75th Annual International Open Exhibition, Northwest Watercolor Society, Washington State Convention Center, Washington, USA.
2015 Diploma Award - International Watercolor Biennial CASTRA , Slovenia.
2015 Gold Level Guerilla Painter Merchandise Award - Pikes Peak Watercolor Society’s International Watermedia, Colorado Springs, Library 21c, USA.
2015 Honorable Mention & Special Award - 4th IWS "Homer Lover and Peace Through Art" International Watercolor Festival & Contest in Bornova, Izmir, Turkey.
2015 Helene H.Ross Award & The People Choice Award - 6th annual Signature American Watermedia Exhibition, "World of Watercolor", Fallbrook Art Center, USA.
2015 Honorable Mention - 45th Annual International Exhibition , Louisiana Watercolor Society, New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts, Louisiana, USA.
2015 Honorable Mention Award - The Artists Magazine All Media Online Art Competition , The Artists Magazine, USA.
2014 Honorable Mention Award – The Artists Magazine All Media Online Art Competition , The Artists Magazine, USA
2014 Winsor & Newton Award – Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Competition, London, UK
2014 First Prize – Lushan International Watercolour Art Festival, China
2014 Bronze Prize – Nanjing International Art Festival, China.
2014 4th Place CWA Signature Members Award – The 45th National Exhibition of California Watercolour Association , Harrington Gallery , USA
2014 Excellence International Artists Award International Art Camp and Exhibition, Malaysia
2013 Savoir Faire: Fabrino/Raphael Award – Pikes Peak Watercolor Society International Watermedia – LEGACY 2013 Awards , USA
2013 Philadelphia Watercolour Society Award for Excellence and Traveling Exhibit for the 93rd National Watercolour Society Annual Exhibition, USA
2012 Faber Castell Award – 87th Annual Open Juried Exhibition of CSPWC/SCPA,Canadian Society of Painters In Watercolour 2012, Canada
2007 Special Prize – China-Asean Youth Artwork Creativity Contest 2007 (Oil Painting), China
2007 Consolation Prize – 2nd Putrajaya National Watercolour Competition 2007, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2006 Special Prize – 1st Putrajaya National Watercolour competition 2006 , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2003 Special Prize – 2003 Johor Open Competition for the Visual Art Rendition, Johor, Malaysia.
2000 Special Prize – Buncho National Watercolor Award 2000, Selangor.
2016 93rd Annual Exhibition, Vivid : The Luminous World of Watercolor, Australia Watercolor Institute, Australia.
2016 4th edition of the International Prize “ Marche d’Acqua ” Fabriano Watercolor Biennial, Italy.
2016 Splash 18, Value + Light - Best of Watercolor , NORTH LIGHT BOOK, USA.
2016 149th Annual International Exhibition , American Watercolor Society, New York, USA.
2015 Shenzhen International Watrecolor Biennial China, Luohu Art Museum, Shenzhen, China.
2015 Pikes Peak Watercolor Society’s International Watermedia, Colorado Springs, Library 21c, USA.
2015 Splash 17, Inspiring Subjects - Best of Watercolor , NORTH LIGHT BOOK, USA.
2015 45th Annual International Exhibition, Louisiana Watercolour Society, New Orlens Academy of Fine Arts, Louisiana, USA.
2015 Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Bankside Gallery, Club, London, UK.
2015 148th Annual International Exhibition , American Watercolour Society, The Salmagundi Club, New York, USA.
2014 6th Annual Signature American Watermedia Exhibition, Fallbrook Center, USA.
2014 147th Annual International Exhibition – American Watercolour Society (AWS), USA.
2014 2 edition Eau en Couleurs International Watercolour Biennial, Belgium.
2014 34th Annual International Exhibition Prospectus, San Diego Watercolour Society, USA.
2014 Top 23 Finalists of the “The Art of Watercolour’s first World Watercolour Competition” exhibited at Narbonne, France.
2014 Nanjing International Art Festival Nanjing, China.
2014 94th National Watercolour Society Annual Exhibition, USA.
2014 45th National Exhibition of California Watercolour Association, Harrington Gallery, California, USA.
2013 Watercolour Missouri International Annual Open Juried Exhibition 2013, National Churchill Museum, USA.
2013 1st International Art Expo HYBRIDS / Bucarest 2013 , Italy.
2013 4th International Watercolours Biennale Vada + Farba Belarusian Artists Union, Polotsk, The Republic of Belarus.
2013 Art Basel – The Compendium of Malaysia Art (COMA) Hong Kong.
2013 88 th Annual Open Juried Exhibition of CPWC/SCPA, Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour 2013 ”, Canada.
2013 Travelling Exhibit of the “ISEA/NWS Wales International Exchange Exhibit” ,USA.
2012 2nd Zhu Jia Jiao International Watercolor Biennial Exhibition, China.
2012 International Jakarta Art Award 2012, Indonesia.
2012 UOB painting of the Year Competition, Kuala Lumpur.
2016 Watercolor International lll, Piraeus Bank Centre Gallery, Greece.
2016 Taiwan World Watercolor Competition & Exhibition, Taiwan.
2016 International Master of Watercolor Asia & Mexico, National Museum of Watercolor Mexico City, Watercolour & Culture, Mexico.
2015 International Watercolor Elite Exhibition & 10th anniversary exhibition of Chinese Asia-Pacific Watercolor Association, Taipei, Kaosiung, Taiwan.
2015 Qingdao International Youth Watercolor Exhibition, Qingdao Art Museum , China.
2015 The 1st China (Suzhou) Watercolour Asia Exhibition, MING Gallery of Art, Suzhou, China.
2015 Homer Lover and Peace through Art Watercolour festival & Contest, Municipality of Bornova, Turkey.
2015 World Watercolour Triennale Korea , Hangaram Art Gallery, Seoul. Korea.
2015 70th Anniversary of The Basque Watercolour Association Exhibition (BWA) : 21st Century Watercolour, a vision of future, Bilbao, Spain.
2015 Ha Noi International Watercolour Painting Exhibition , Viet Nam Fine Art Museum, Ha Noi, Vietnam.
2014 The Master of Watercolour Exhibition St. Petersburg, Russia
2014 The World Watermedia Exposition, Thailand, Ratchadamnoen Contemporary Art Center, Bangkok, Thailand.
2014 Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand Art Exhibition 2014 at Hatyai Art Gallery, Thailand.
2014 Visit Malaysia Year International Art Camp at Dai Daiichi Modern Art Gallery Malaysia.
2013 Hatyai Watercolour Painting Exhibition 2013 at Hatyai Art Gallery, Thailand.
2013 I LOVE WATERCOLOUR EXHIBITION 2013 Quanhua Watercolour Art Gallery, Shanghai, China.
2012 The Incheon Global Cities Arts Exchange Grand Festival, Korea.
2012 The 1st Exhibition of Visual Art with ASEAN Art, Thailand.
1998 Exhibition in Shu-Zhou, China.
2016 Formosa Art Show, Taiwan.
2016 Affordable Art Fair, Hong Kong.
2016 Singapore Art Fair, Singapore.
2016 Watercolor Exhibition for The 234 year Anniversary of Rattanakosin, Thailand.
2015 Singapore Contemporary Art Show, Singapore.
2015 Art Taipei, Taiwan.
2015 Integrated Dialog, watercolor exhibition, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2015 12th Johor Bahru Arts Festival, "Your city Your festival" , Nusajaya, Johor, Malaysia.
2015 Art Expo , Malaysia.
2015 Art Affordable Fair, Hong Kong.
2015 The Colours of Contemporary Art – Project by Mercedes-Benz and Y2ARTS , Singapore.
2014 Singapore Art Fair, Singapore.
2014 1st Grand Malaysian Watercolor International Exhibition, Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2014 Magnificient 7 Art Exhibition, Artelier Art Space Gallery, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
2014 Affordable Art Fair, Hong Kong.
2013 Affordable Art Fair, Singapore.
2013 1001 Malaysian Artists and Sculptors, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2013 Art Malaysia Art Tourism Fair 2013 , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2013 90th Anniversary KLSCAH , KLSCAH, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2013 Art + Compassion , 44th Singapore Watercolour Society Annual Exhibition in Singapore.
2013 A Join Exhibition by North Kedah Art Society & Cao Tang Men Eastern Arts Society Malaysia.
2013 Favourite Artists ll Book Launch and Exhibition at Penang State Art Gallery, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia.
2013 MWS Plein Air Exhibition 2013, Galeri Seni Mutiara, Penang, Malaysia.
2013 99 Magical Island, 99 Nationally Langkawi Watercolor Residency Artist 2013, Langkawi. Malaysia.
2012 Watercolour Gems , 43rd Singapore Watercolour Society Annual Exhibition in Singapore.
2012 Penang Water Colour Society’s 29th Annual Exhibition, Penang State Art Gallery, Penang. Malaysia.
2011 The 2nd MWS and PWCS joint exhibition , The Malaysian Watercolour Society and Penang Water Colour Society.
2010 Effort and Inspiration, Galeri Seni Mutiara, Penang, Malaysia.
2010 Heritage of Penang & Singapore, Penang Watercolour Society’s 27th Annual Exhibition a joint exhibition with Singapore Watercolour Society.
2010 The 1st MWS and PWCS joint exhibition 2010 , Malaysian Watercolour Society and Penang Water Colour Society. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2009 Iskandar Malaysia Contemporary Art Show 2009, Johor. Malaysia.
2009 Apresiasi Seni & Alam , Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.
2008 Pesta Pulau Pinang Open Art Exhibition 2008 , Penang. Malaysia
2007 1st Pact Max Malaysian Art Awards Exhibition , Penang. Malaysia
2006 The Form And Soul Of Johor an exhibition of Contemporary from Johor, organized by Balai Seni Lukis Negara, Malaysia.
2006 Enchanting Land, Colourful Life ,National Gallery, organized by Balai Seni Lukis Negara, Putrajaya Corporation & Malaysian Watercolour Organization . Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2004 Johor Artists Exhibition, Mawar Gallery, organized by Johor Art Society. Malaysia.
2003 Pertandingan Seni Visual Terbuka Johor 2003 dan Pameran Khas Karya Y.A.M. Raja Zarith Sofiah Binti Almarhum Sultan Idris , Johor Art Gallery, organized by Yayasan Warisan Johor. Malaysia.
2001 First Local Artists Art Exhibition, Mawar Gallery, Johor, Malaysia.
2000 The World in a Square Foot , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2000 Outstanding Performance in First Malaysia Chinese Youth Art Show , NN Gallery, KL
1999 Raising of Taiwan Earth Quake , Kuala Lumpur & Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
1999 All In One , Cental Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur & Johor Bahru, organized by Central Academy of Art. Malaysia.
1998 Current of the Straits , Creative Central National Art Gallery, Singapore (Malaysia & Singapore Artist).
1997 Source the Three Men Show , Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
1997 Young Talent 97, organized by Bank Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Malaysian Watercolours Society Annual Exhibition , organized by Malaysian Watercolour Organization.
Splash 18 : Value / Light + Darrk, North Light Books USA (2016)
Masters of Watercolor- From East to West , Russia (2015)
Watercolor Artist Magazine, USA (Aug 2015)
International Watercolor Artists Hand book 2 – 2015
Splash 17 : Inspiring Subjects, North Light Books USA (2015)
The Art Of Watercolor, France issue 17 (January – April 2015)
ART : art , Singapore issue#22 (November –December 2014)
A Collection of the Contemporary Chinese Malaysia Artists 2014
ART INVESTMENT , China – October 2014
Asian Art News, Hong Kong volume24 Number 5 (September – October 2014)
The Art of Watercolour’s first World Watercolour Competition Catalog 2014, France
The Art Of Watercolour, France issue 16 (September –December 2014)
Malaysia Art Gallery Guide issue #20 (July –September 2014)
Art Malaysia Magazine issue 27
Asian Art News, Hong Kong vol. 25 , Sept- Oct 2015
Watercolor Artist Magazine, USA Aug 2015
The Art Of Watercolor, France issue 17 January – April 2015
The Edge Singapore, 15 September 2014
Kwang Hua Ji Po (Press), 10, April, 2014
Art Paper, Malaysia issue 8
Art Malaysia Magazine issue 27
Sin Chew Ji Po (Press), 13 September 2013
New Strait Time (Press), 14 February 2006