Personalities/Organisations in NORA

Ng Eng Teng (b. 12 July 1934, Singapore–d. 4 November 2001, Singapore) was a sculptor and winner of the Cultural Medallion in visual arts in 1981. He learned painting under first-generation masters such as Georgette Chen and Liu Kang, and furthered his studies in ceramics in England. Having returned to Singapore in 1966, Ng maintained a prolific production throughout his career until his death in November 2001. One of the most renowned artists in Singapore, he is remembered for his large-scale sculptures gracing many public spaces as well as his introspective and whimsical interpretations of humanist themes in three-dimension.



Interview(s)

1 Ng Eng Teng, Cultural Medallion Recipient 1981 Visual Arts : [interview]
Singapore Art Museum
Video Recording , 01/08/2008

List of work(s) in NORA (5)

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1 Life is hard
Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001
Painting , 01/01/1960
2 Mother and child, sculpture : general view
Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001
Photograph , 01/01/1980
3 Pot sculpture : general view
Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001
Photograph , 01/01/1972
4 Singapore girl, sculpture, 1961 : general view
Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001
Photograph , 01/01/1961
5 Surprised II, sculpture : general view
Ng, Eng Teng, 1934-2001
Photograph , 01/01/1997