Ng Kwun Lun Tony - Lab Studies

NG Kwun Lun Tony /   NG Kwun Lun

Hong Kong 1964

Installation, Photography, Illustration

NG Kwun Lun Tony
NG Kwun Lun
Hong Kong
February 1, 2016
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Ng Kwun Lung Tony is a Hong Kong artist working with different media, covering themes such as his own personal experience, cultural heritage, or social and environmental changes.


Ng Kwun Lun Tony - Orbit, 1992
Ng Kwun Lun Tony – Orbit, 1992

Ng Kwun was born in Hong Kong, in 1964. He earned a BFA in Chinese Ink Painting from the former Department of Extramural Studies, the Chinese University of Hong Kong. In 2011 Ng recieved his MFA at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.

Lung Tony won the Urban Council Fine Arts Award for Chinese painting. He also won the Philippe Charriol Foundation Art Competition and the Special Award by the 10th National Art Exhibition in 2004.

Ng Kwun Lung Tony is teaching Chinese painting at various local secondary schools, as well as at Department of extramural studies.

Tony’s Reflections

Ng Kwun Lun Tony - Reflection I, 2015
Ng Kwun Lun Tony – Reflection I, 2015

Tony’s artworks can be found in the Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong Museum of Art, other art institutions worldwide and in some private art collections. His public art is placed at Wet-land Park, Sai Kung Visual Corrider, TST Centenary Memorial Park…

In 2015, Tony was a part of a group show titled Back to the future, organized by The Cat Street gallery, where he exposed his artworks next to the 17 other HK artists.

This artist is represented by The Cat Street gallery.

Ng Kwun Lung Tony lives in Hong Kong.

Featured image: Ng Kwun Lun Tony – Lab Studies
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YearExhibition TitleMuseum/GallerySolo/Group
20101st Land Art Biennial Mongolia 360°Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery, Ulaanbaatar, MongolianGroup
2010Legacy and Creations Ink Art vs Ink ArtShanghai Art Museum, ChinaGroup
2010Forces of NatureThe Rotunda, Exchange Square, Hong KongGroup
2009Ink Contemporary: ReXPERIMENTArtist Commune, Hong KongGroup
2008Hong Kong Art: Open Dialogue Exhibition Series II New Ink Art Innovation and BeyondHong Kong Museum of Art, Hong KongGroup
2007Invitation Exhibition of Contemporary Hong Kong ArtistsHong Kong City HallGroup
2007The New Face of Ink PaintingsModern Ink Painting Group Exhibition and Symposium Hong Kong Central PlazaGroup
2007Ink Contemporary INK non INKMuseum 63 Artist Commune H.K.Group
2006Contemporary Hong Kong Ink Painting Exhibition 2006Hong Kong Central LibraryGroup
2004Works by Ng Kwun lun, TonyHong Kong Cultural CentreSolo
2004Black and White”Tina Newton Asian Art, Birmingham, AL U.S.AGroup
2004The 10th National Art ExhibitionChinaGroup
2004Works by Ng Kwun lun, TonyCO1 School of Visual ArtsGroup
2004Art of Modern Landscape ExhibitionMuseum 63 Artist CommuneGroup
2002SPACE ArtEx2002Hong Kong Cultural CentreGroup
2002Artists In The Neighborhood Scheme II Launching ExhibitionHong Kong Central LibraryGroup
2000Contemporary Hong Kong Art 2000Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong KongGroup
1999EarthSpan Galleries, AustraliaGroup
1999Un PeintreAlliance Francaise Gallery, Hong KongSolo
1999Traveling AroundJohn Batten Gallery, Hong KongGroup
1998Works on paperJohn Batten Gallery, Hong KongGroup
1998Painting Hong Kong1A Space, Hong KongGroup
1997Build The Future Of Hong Kong With Action And VisionHong Kong City Hall, Hong KongGroup
1997A Better Hong KongHong Kong Baptist University, Hong KongGroup
1997SelfTrigram, Hong KongSolo
1997Let Stone Takes Over!John Batten Gallery, Hong KongSolo
1997Visions of Hong KongTai Koo Place, Hong KongGroup
1997Hong Kong Art 1997China Tour hosted by Hong Kong Museum of Art, ChinaGroup
1996The Ink Momentum Charity ExhibitionHong Kong City Hall, Hong KongGroup
1996Out of Hong KongMerging One Gallery, Los Angeles, USAGroup
1996Chinese PaintingShanghai, ChinaGroup
1995Urban Council Fine Arts Award Winners Exhibition 1995Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong KongGroup
1994Hong Kong Art Show In L. A.Los Angeles, USAGroup
1994The Hong Kong Contemporary Artists Works ExhibitionKwang Hwa Information and Culture Centre, Hong KongGroup
19941st International Conference On Flow InteractionHong KongGroup
1994Ink PhenomenonTrigram Gallery Hong KongGroup
1994The 8th National Art ExhibitionChinaGroup
1994Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial ExhibitionHong Kong Museum of Art,Hong KongGroup
1994Hong Kong Art ExhibitionReimeikan Kagoshima Perfectural Museum of Culture, JapanGroup
1993Ink Momentum‘93 ExhibitionHong KongGroup
1993An ImageHong Kong Arts Centre, Hong KongSolo
1993Where The Streams Became A River: Contemporary Works From Hong Kong Museum of ArtCanadaGroup
1992Ink Movement ‘92 ExhibitionHong Kong City Hall, Hong KongGroup
1992Ink, Colour, Brush, ShuiMo Painting ExhibitionMacauPg.4Group
1992Arts in JuneHong KongGroup
1992International Exchange Exhibition of Seoul Artists Methods 1992KoreaGroup
1992Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial ExhibitionHong KongGroup
1992International Chinese Ink and Wash Painting CompetitionHainan, ChinaGroup
1991Best of Visual Arts Scheme Shui Mo, A New SpectrumHong KongGroup
1991Hong Kong Modern Chinese Ink PaintingTaipei Fine Art Museum, TaiwanGroup
1991Ink Momentum, Fund Raising Painting Exhibition, Cancer FundHong Kong Arts Centre, Hong KongGroup
1990The New Generation of Chinese Ink, Painters in Hong KongThe H. K. Institute for Promotion of Chinese Culture, Hong KongGroup
1990The New Look of Modern Chinese Ink Painting Exhibition from Hong KongTaiwanGroup
1990Modern Chinese Ink PaintingNanjing, ChinaGroup
1989World Environment Day: Artists Responses, A Painting Exhibition by Major Hong Kong ArtistsHong KongGroup
1989Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial ExhibitionHong Kong MuseumGroup
1989New Spirit, Hong Kong Modern Ink Painting ExhibitionAustraliaGroup
1989The 7th National Art ExhibitionChinaGroup
1989The April Exhibition of Galerie Du Monde, Tony NgGalerie Du MondeSolo
1989The Ink Movement, Biennial ShowHong Kong City Hall, Hong KongGroup
1988Art Group Now 1988 Joint ExhibitionHong Kong City Hall, Hong KongGroup
1988Philippe Charriol Foundation Modern Painting CompetitionHong KongGroup
1988International Ink Painting Festival Wu Han, ChinaGroup
1988Living with Art Open ExhibitionHong KongGroup
1988A Joint Exhibition of Works by Hong Kong ArtistsHong KongGroup
1987Water Ink Flow Exhibition of Chinese PaintingLandmark, Hong KongGroup
1986Chinese Painting ShowCity Hall, BeijingGroup
1986Chinese Ink Painting CertificateExtra mural Dept. of Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong KongGroup
1986Philippe Charriol Foundation Modern Painting CompetitionHong Kong and FranceGroup
1983Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial ExhibitionHong KongGroup