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 : 1930

Studied Under

U Thet Win, U Chit Maung, U San Win, U Thein Han and U Ngwe Gaing

Art Shows in Japan, People’s Republic of China, Republic of Korea, , Australia, New York (USA), Republic of Singapore and Myanmar

Solo Exhibitions
2009 : Heart Paintings, Solo Exhibition,  Alliance Francaise de Singapour, Singapore

2007 : The Grand Art Stream Family Art Exhibition, Composed of Grand Father

           and Family Members up to Grand Children

2006 : Myanmar Art Exhibition, The Myanmar Traditional Artists and

           Artisans  Organization Central,  Mandalay, Myanmar,

2006 : The Fragrance of Myanmar Arts, Solo Exhibition, The Arts House, Singapore

2006 : Traditional & Modernity in Southeast Asian Art Exhibition, Asian

           Fusion  Gallery, Asian Cultural Center, New York, USA

2006 : Blossoms of Spring Art Exhibition,   The Grand Mee Ya Hta, Yangon

2005 : Diamond Jubilee Art Exhibition, Artist Life Art Gallery
2005 : Solo Show, Thavibu Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

2004 : Art Exhibition, Thavibu Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
2004 : Lun Family Show,  Htan Yeak Nyo Gallery, Mandalay

2002 : Myanmar Art Exhibition, The Myanmar Traditional Artists and

           Artisians  Organisation Central, Yangon, Myanmar
2000 : Solo Show, Emerald Hill Studio, Singapore

2000 : Solo Show, National Museum,Yangon,

1999 – 2009 : Member Show, Artist Life Art Gallery and Hinthar Gallery


2006 : Vol. 48 April / May, International Artist Magazine

2001 : Asian Art News

1995 : Golden Flight,  Magazine, Air Mandalay
1995 : Asia Business,  Magazine
1995 : Art show, The Hotel Intercontinental, Singapore

1992 : Prize winner, Watercolour contest, New York
1992 : Gallery Watch, Tasmania

1972 : Restoration of painting East Germany

1964 : Studied Eastern Art in the People’s Republic of China

2004 : Member Judge of Asian Painting’s Award
2004 : Patron of the Myanmar Traditional Artist and Artisan Organization Central

1996 : Member of the panel of judges for the Visit Myanmar Year Logo

1990 : Completed two show rooms for the Buddhistic Museum, Shwedagon Pagoda

1990 – 1997 : Art Instructor for the foreign community in Yangon

1980 – 1989 : Annual Display for the Gem Emporium

1977 – 1979 : Principal, State School of Fine Arts, Yangon

U Lun Gywe