Tam Kwan Yuen is an award-winning artist working primarily in watercolors.
Tam's works have been regularly selected into international juried shows and have won several awards. In April 2016, his painting, "Good Morning, NYC!" has won the JAN GARY and WILLIAM D. GORMAN MEMORIAL AWARD in the prestigious 149th Annual International Exhibition of American Watercolor Society (AWS), in the historic Salmagundi Club, New York City, from April 4-24, and selected for the Travel Exhibition 2016 - 2017. In December 2015, his painting, "Turkish Delights", was accepted into the Shenzhen International Watercolor Biennial 2015-16 and exhibited in the Shenzhen Art Museum. His works have been featured in art publications, including the 17th Issue of the Art of Watercolor Magazine and selected as Winner in North Light Books' Splash 18: Value | Light + Dark Issue edited by Rachel Rubin Wolf. He has also been recently awarded the Nanyang Outstanding Young Alumni Award by his alma mater, Nanyang Technological University, for his outstanding achievements in art.
Tam has been active in both the local and international art scene, participating in group and solo exhibitions. He currently paints scenes both locally and abroad, with a modern approach to his painting technique.
Tam is a member of the Singapore Watercolour Society, Singapore Art Society and also a Signature Member of the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society (PWS) and the Missouri Watercolor Society (MoWS). He is represented by Artcommune Gallery, Merlin Gallery and Art Line Gallery in Singapore.
His works have gained international recognition and have been exhibited in the United States, Canada, Belgium, Greece, Slovenia, Thailand, Hong Kong, China and Singapore.