P7-G-B on 4P Waves

Born in 1945, Anthony Poon was one of Singapore’s pioneering abstract artists. Graduated from Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) in 1964, Poon pursued art studies at Bynam Shaw School of Art in London and Regional College of Art in Bradford. In 1973, Poon won the UOB Painting of the Year Competition and was bestowed the Cultural Medallion in 1991. In 2002, he won the Excellence Prize at the China International City Exhibition and Symposium in Beijing for his 2006 Olympics sculpture. He passed away at the age of 61.

Artist Name
Anthony Poon
Date/Period
1991
Region
Singapore
Dimension
Image size: H183 x W183 x D16.5 cm, Frame size: H189.3 x W189.9 x D3.8 cm
Accession No.
2007-01069
Material
Acrylic on canvas-relief
Collection of
Singapore Art Museum
Credit Line
Donation from family of the late Anthony Poon
Category
Paintings