Peter Liew is one of the most established Malaysian artists in recent times. This is mainly because, Peter is very much known for his brilliance in mastering the techniques of oil painting since his early beginnings in the art scene. Born in 1955, Peter hails from Perak where he obtained his Diploma in Fine Art through the iconic MIA (Malaysian Institute of Fine Art). Since then, he has been working relentlessly to perfect his skills and artistry where he would eventually take up a lecturing position with MIA from 1981 to 1994.
Apart from working on his art, Peter has also been involved with other roles in the Malaysian art scene where he was been involved as a judge ins art competitions, as a visiting members to art galleries and museums in other countries and continents that include the likes of China, Taiwan as well as in Europe and he was also part of the Malaysian Tourism Promotion Board sponsored Art & Cultural Exchange Programme to Beijing, China in 1999. His first solo art exhibition came in 1981 at the Artist House Gallery while his works were also seen at the Maybank Art Gallery and at the Museum of the City of Skopje.
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Peter Liew at ArtExpo Malaysia 2010
|Arttransact Peter Liew Hulu Langat||Painting by Peter Liew for the book Sacred Structures|
|Art Expo Malaysia goes HERITAGE||Peter Liew at Art Expo Malaysia 2010|
|Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi by Peter Liew||Solo Exibition 02|
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