SG Stories - S1E22: Wong Keen - pioneering Singapore artist
30 Nov 2022 02:00PM
1 hr 1 mins
At 19, he set off for New York on a one-and-a-half-month journey with only $200 in his pocket - money he’d made from his first one-man show at the National Library. One of Singapore’s leading painters, New York-trained Wong Keen has long captivated audiences with his stylised and ever-evolving pictorial exploration that veers between the abstract and the figurative.