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Jian Yao

Lecturer

Fine Art

Qualification

Higher Diploma in Fine Art (with Distinction), Western Painting,
Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore

Diploma in Fine Art (with Distinction),
Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore

Diploma in Oil Painting,
Guang Dong Art Academy, China

Biography

Jian Yao specializes in oil painting, depicting his subjects with strong resemblance to nature. He is a life member of the Society of Chinese Artists and has established himself firmly as an accomplished artist judging by the many achievements and involvements that he has acquired in the past few years. He was the 1st prize winner of the 21st UOB Painting of the Year Competition 2002 in the Representational Medium category.

Exhibitions of his works include Milieu - a group show featuring Fine Art lecturers of the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts at Sculpture Square, Singapore 2014, and the 65th Anniversary Alumni Exhibition of the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts.