Myanmar has strong history of art and cultural inter-relation to Mon, the second major ethnic group in the country. Suvannabumi was a well-known capital of Mon and it was famous for its talented artists and skilled architects.


Born 1946 in Yangon Myanmar.

Self-taught artist.


Currently lives and works in Yangon.

Principal founder of the Inya Gallery of Art Yangon (1989)

Performance Art and Installation art Started since 1995.

His works places him in the forefront of the Contemporary Art movement in Myanmar where he lives.


Group Exhibitions

2017 :  “SARR” Art Exhibition, Suvannabhumi Art Gallery, Chiang Mai, Thiland.

2017 :  “SAY” Art Exhibition, Suvannabhumi Art Gallery, Chiang Mai, Thiland.

2013 :  “No Country” Contemporary Art For South and South east Asia.

            Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. New York City. USA

2013 :  Contentions Art Exhibition, Art-2 Gallery, Singapore.

2012 :  Inner Resources : Burma; Aung Myint and Chan Aye Clark House

            Colaba, Bombay, IndiPioneer Old Master Modern Artists; New Zero Art

            Space,  Yangon, Myanmar.

            Sixty Plus Art Exhibition; Professional Art Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar.

            Southeast Asia Art Exchange, Workshop; New Zero Art Space;

            Exhibition; Beikthano Gallery; Yangon, Myanmar.

            3.A.II.Aung Myint, Aung Taik, Aye Ko; New Zero Art Space, Yangon, Myanmar.

            Exposition L`ART AU MYANMAR. Galerie Art Concorde, Pairs, France.

            Blue Frogs Art Exhibiton; Thu Ye`Dan Village Art Project Presents, Dagon

            Art Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar.

2011 :  Asia & Nippon Performance Art Exchange; Yangon, Myanmar.

            F.I.V.E – Myanmar Contemporary Artists Art Exhibition,

            Presented by Beyond Pressure, Dagaung Art Gallery Yangon Myanmar.

2010 :  Play : Art from Myanmar Toray, OSAGE Gallery, Singapore.

            Myanmar-Hongkong Performance Art Exchange, New Zero Art

            Space,  Yangon, Myanmar.

            6th Anniversary of Suvannabumi Art Gallery, Myanmar Contemporary

            Art Exhibition, Chiang Mai University Art Center, Chiang Mai, Thiland.

2009 :  ASEAN Contemporary Art Exchange, New Zero Art Space,

            Yangon, Myanmar.

            Speaking Alone; Thavibu Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.

            Aung Myint Vs. K. N. Lynn, Lokanat Galleries, Yangon, Myanmar.

2008 :  Contemporary Myanmar Ceramic Workshop and Performance Art,

            Alliance Freancaise, Yangon Myanmar.

            The Festival of Contemporary Theatre and Performance Art,

            Alliance Francaise de Rangoun; Yangon, Myanmar.

            Nagis Fundraising Charity Exhibition, Yangon/ Mandalay, Myanmar.

            Nagis Fundraising Charity Exhibition, Myitta Yaesin, Lokanat Galleries,

            Yangon, Myanmar.

            I-issue, Performance Charity Festival, Alliance Francaise, Yangon, Myanmar.

            Shadow of Mordernity, Exhibition and Performance, Alliance Francaise,

            Yangon, Myanmar.

            In ward Gazes, Performance Art in Asia, Macau.

            SPIRIT, Myanmar Contemporary Art Exhibition, Beikthano Art Gallery,

            Yangon, Myanmar.

            FUSED Art Exhibitin, JS Furnival Hall, Thamada Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar.

2007 :  Myanmar Ceramic Art Show; Alliance Francaise, Yangon, Myanmar.

            Myanmar Ceramic Art Show; I, B, C; Yangon, Myanmar.

            Myanmar Contemporary Art Exhibition, Chiang  Mai University Art Museum,

           Chiang Mai, Thailand.

            Burmese-American Art Exchange, American Centre, Yangon, Myanmar.

2006 :  Art Walk; Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong.

            Festival de performance, Alliance Francaise, Yangon, Myanmar.

            Identity; Blue Space Contemporary Arts Centre, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

            Performance Show; Dalat/ Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

2005 :  3-A; Aung Myint, Aung Taik, Aye Ko; Beikthano Art Gallery,  Yangon, Myanmar.

            Tsunami Fundraising Charity Exhibition-Auction, American Centre,

            Yangon, Myanmar.

            10th NIPAF-Shinshu Performance Art Seminar, Nagano, Japan.

            Skeleton Chocolat 30 aaRRgh! Go Dog 2005? In my closet Potential cave

            Huaaa, Inya Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar.

            Performance, as part of a group exhition, the Inya Art Gallery,  Yangon, Myanmar.

2004 :  Crossing/Knotting, Nordbahnhaf, Berlin, Germany.Group show: Paintins

            Gallery, New York, USA.

            Peintres Contemporians Birmains, Alliance Francaise, Yangon, Myanmar.

2003 :  2th Forum on Art & Culture in the Mekong Resion, Asian Cultural Council,

            The Rockefeller Foundation, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

2002 :  4th ASIAN TOPIA Pertormance Art Festival, Bangkok, Thailand.

            Philip Morris Group of Companies Myanmar Art Awards, I,B,C., Yangon, Myanmar.

            Philip Morris Group of Companies ASEAN Art Awards, Bali, Indonesia.

2001 :  8th NIPAF – Myanmar Performance Art Festival, Yangon Myanmar.

            Oriental Curtain group exhibition, Various Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland.

            The End of Growth, Heinrich Boll Foundation, Bangkok, Thailand.

            Time the Watch Has No Number. Art 2. Gallery, Singapore.

            International Symposium and Wrokshop. Yangon, Myanmar.

2000 :  ASIAN Performance Art Festival Macau.

            Three Artists Exhibition. The Substation, Singapore.

1999 :  6th Nippon international Performance Art Festival (NIPAF),

            Tokyo, Nagano, Matsumoto, Nagoya, Japan.

            Form and Volume, Art 2. Gallery, Singapore.

            Camel, Group Exhibition, London.

            Aung Myint/Iskadar Jill/Tisna Sajaya. Three Artists Exhibition,

            The Substation,  Singapore.

            Oriental Curtain, Galerie ON, Koeln, Germany.

            2nd ASIAN TOPIA Performance Art Festival, Bangkok, Thailand.

            Inya Artists Group Show. Jack of Clubs Restaurant, Lower

            KyiMyinDie. Ah Lon Tsp,Yangon, Myanmar.

1998 :  Fringe Festival, Singapore Festival of the Arts, Singapore.ASEAN

            Masterworks,  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

            Imaging Selves: Collection Show, The National Art Gallery, Singapore.

            Group Show: Royal Tropics Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

            Philip Moris Group of Companies ASEAN Art Awards, Saigon, Vietnam.

1997 :  Beginning ‘n’ End 2, Performance, Lokanat Galleries, Yangon,


           Group Show of Aung Myint/YeiMyint/Hansan Zolikfly, Art 2, Gallery Singapore.

            ASEAN Masterworks, ASEAN leaders Summit, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.

1995 :  Omnibus: Five Artists from Myanmar, Gallery Vice, Kyoto, Japan.

1995 :  New Paintings from Myanmar. The Substation, Singapore.

           Taipei International Art Fair, World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

1985 :  Rectangular Lantern Art Exhibition Railway Institute Mandalay.


Solo Exhibitions

2012 :  Installation Show “ Just Now” New Zero Art Space, Yangon, Myanmr.

2010 :  Citizen of the World : recent works by Aung Myint, Yavuz Fine Art, Singapore.

2007 :  Aung Myint’s Solo Show, Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong.

2005 :  Solo Exhibition, Lokanat Galleries, Yangon, Myanmar.

2003 :  Solo Exhibition, Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong.

2002 :  Solo Exhibition, Art 2. Gallery, Singapore.

            Solo Exhibition, Painting and Performance; Kentler International Drawing

            Space, New York, USA.

2001 :  Solo Exhibition, Lokanat Galleries, Yangon, Myanmar.

2000 :  Life; Performance; Chaung Tha Beach, Pathein, Mynmar.

1998 :  Asian Wind, Shinseido Hatanaka, Tokyo, Japan.

            Five Continents; The Brass Gong and I performance,

            Lokanat Galleries, Yangon, Myanmar.

            Solo Exhibition, Mr. Guitar Gallery, Yangon, Myanmr.

1997 :  Solo Exhibition in Grasentein, Germany.

1996 :  Solo Art Exhibition, Installation Show, Judson Church Centre, Yangon, Myanmar.

1995 :  Beginning and End, First Solo Performance, The Inya Art Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar.

1994 :  First Solo Exhibition, The Inya Gallery of Art, Yangon, Myanmar.



2002 :  Jurors’ Choice Award, Philip Morris Group of Companies, Myanmar Art Awards.

            I.B.C Myanmar

            Jurors’ Choice Award, Philip Morris Group of Companies, ASEAN Art Awards,

            Bali, Indonesia.


Public Collections

The National Art Gallery, Singapore.

The National Art Gallery, Malaysia,

Fukuoka Art Museum, Japan.

Macau Performance Art Museum. Macau.

Vehbi Koc Foundation, Turkey.

Solomon R.Guggenheim Museum. New York. USA.

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