Lim Tze Peng
Lim was educated at Chung Cheng High School. Upon graduation, he became a teacher in Xin Min School in 1949. In 1951, he became principal of the school where he remained until 1981.
1970 : 1st Solo Exhibition, Singapore.
1991 : 2nd Solo Exhibition, National Museum Art Gallery, Singapore.
1995 : Moments by Lim Tze Peng, Takashimaya Gallery, Singapore.
1998 : Meeting Places in Fleeting Spaces, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore.
2003 : Tze Peng, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore.
1977 : Royal Overseas League Exhibition, England.
1978 : Singapore Historical Monuments Exhibition, Singapore.
1978 : Singapore Artists Group Exhibition, Moscow, Russia.
1980 : Fifth Festival of Asian Art, Hong Kong.
1981 : Singapore Calligraphy Exhibition, Singapore.
1982 : Seventh International Artists Art Exhibition, Taiwan.
1986 : Eighth International Artists Art Exhibition, Taiwan.
1986 : ASEAN Art Exhibition, various ASEAN countries.
1987 : Three-man Art Exhibition, Ginza, Tokyo, Japan.
1988 : Salon des Artists Francais, Grand Palais, Paris, France.
1988 : NAFA Lecturers Art Exhibition 88, Singapore.
1989 : New York Art Expo 89, New York, USA.
1989 : 1st Bru-Sin Art Exhibition 89, National Museum Art Gallery, Brunei.
1989 : Contemporary Art in Singapore: Where East Meets West, Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam; Deutsche Bank AG, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Nuremburg; Mannheimer Kunstverein, Mannheim; Federal Republic of Germany.
1990 : International Chinese Calligraphy Exhibition, Seoul, South Korea.
1991 : International Chinese Calligraphy Exhibition, Beijing, China.
1993 : Tze Peng by Himself, Art in Asia, Singapore Art Fair 1993, Shenns Fine Art Gallery, Singapore.
1993 : CAP III Inkscape, Singapore Artist Directory Exhibition , Empress Place Museum, Singapore.
1999 : Singapore Art Society 50th Anniversary Exhibition, Singapore.
2000 : 65th Anniversary Exhibition of The Society of Chinese Artists, Singapore.
2004 : Crossroads: Collective Works of Second-Generation Artists, NUS Museum, Singapore..
2005 : The Society of Chinese Artists 70th Anniversary Commemorative Exhibition, Singapore.
2005 : Style & Imagination: Art in the Nanyang Academy, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore.
2006 : Highlights of Southeast Asian Collection, NUS Museum, Singapore.
1963 : National Day Award (PPA), Singapore.
1977 : Special Prize, Commonwealth Art Exhibition, England.
1981 : National Day Award (PBM), Singapore.
2003 : Cultural Medallion Award, Singapore.
Lim, T. P. (2003). Tse Peng. Singapore: Singapore Art Museum.
(Call no.: RSING 759.95957 LIM).
65th anniversary exhibition art works of The Society of Chinese Artists. (2000). Singapore: The Society of Chinese Artists.
(Call no.: RSING q759.95957 SIX).
20 Singapore artists for New York Art Expo 1989. (1989). Singapore: Sun Craft Gallery of Fine Art.
(Call no.: RSING 759.95957 TWE).
Brush with the past. (2003, December 27). The Business Times. Retrieved October 26, 2007, from Factiva database.
Closing the gap between painting and calligraphy. (2006, June 30). The Business Times. Retrieved October 26, 2007, from Factiva database.
Leong, W. K. (1998, June 8). Architect lends his art collection to museum. The Straits Times. Retrieved October 26, 2007, from Factiva database.
Mak, M. S. (2003, October 4). A stroke of genius. The Straits Times. Retrieved October 26, 2007, from Factiva database.
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