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Aung Myint
born  27 October 1946  Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar (Burma)

 

Professional artist, self-taught. Principal founder of The Inya Gallery of Art, Yangon (1989).

Has exhibited since the 1960s; performances since 1995.

Has participated in over sixty local and international group exhibitions.

1994   First solo exhibition, The Inya Gallery of Art, Yangon.
1995   Omnibus: Five Myanmar Artists group exhibition, Gallery Voice,Kyoto, Japan.
Beginning 'n' End, first performance, Yangon 1996  

New Paintings from Myanmar, The Substation, Singapore
Solo exhibition, Judson Church Centre, Yangon.

Taipei International Art Fair, World Trade Center, Taipei,

Taiwan.
1997   Beginning 'n' End 2, performance, Yangon
Aung Myint-Ye Myint-Hasan Zolikfly three artist show, Art 2,
Singapore.
ASEAN Masterworks, ASEAN Leaders Summit, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Solo exhibition, Grafenstein, Germany.
1998   Fringe Festival, Singapore Festival of the Arts.
ASEAN Masterworks, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Imaging Selves: Permanent Collection Show, The National Art
Museum of Singapore.
Group exhibition, Royal Tropics Institute, Amsterdam,
Netherlands.
Philip Morris Group of Companies ASEAN Art Awards, Saigon,
Vietnam.
1999   6th Nippon International Performance Art Festival (NIPAF),Tokyo-Nagano-Matsumoto-Nagoya, Japan.
Asian Wind solo exhibition, Shinseido Hatanaka,Tokyo,Japan.

Form and Volume group exhibition, Singapore.
Five Continents: The Brass Gong and I performance, Lokanat
Galleries, Yangon.
Camel group exhibition, London.
Iskadar Jill-Aung Myint-Tisna Sajaya three artist exhibition.
The Substation, Singapore Oriental Curtain group exhibition, Galerie On, Köln, Germany.
2nd Asian Topia Performance Art Festival, Bangkok, Thailand
Solo exhibition, Mr Guitar, Yangon.
2000   Life performance, Chaungtha-Pathein, Myanmar
Asian Performance Art festival, Macau.
Three artist exhibition, The Substation, Singapore.
2001   8th NIPAF-Myanmar Performance Art Festival, Yangon
Oriental Curtain group exhibition, Varcaus Art Museum,

Helsinki, Finland.
The end of Growth group exhibition, Heinrich Boll

Foundation,Bangkok, Thailand.
Solo exhibition, Lokanat Galleries, Yangon.
Time: The Watch Has No Numbers group exhibition, Lokanat
Galleries, Yangon.
2002   Juror's choice award, Philip Morris Group of Companies Myanmar.
Art Awards,International Business Centre, Yangon.
Juror's choice award, ASEAN Art Awards, Bali, Indonesia
Solo exhibition, Art 2 Gallery, Singapore.
Solo exhibition, Kentler International Drawing Space,

New York, USA.
4th Asian Topia Performance Art Festival, Bangkok, Thailand.
2003   Second Forum on Art and Culture in the Mekong Region, Asian.
Cultural Council, The Rockefeller Foundation, Phnom Pehn-Siem Reap,Cambodia.
Solo exhibition, Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong
2004   Crossing/Knotting group exhibition, Nordbahnhof, Berlin, Germany.
Group Show, Painting Gallery, New York, USA
Peintres Contemporains Birmains, Alliance Francais, Yangon
2005   Myanmar-Nippon Art Exchange, Japan Solo exhibition, Lokanat Galleries, Yangon

Tsunami Fundraising Charity Exhibition-Auction, American
Center, Yangon.
10th NIPAF-Shinshu Perfomance Art Summer Seminar, Nagano, Japan.
Aung Myint's works are in the collections of The National Art Museum of Singapore, Fukuoka Art Museum and

the National Art Gallery of Malaysia;as well as in private collections in Singapore, Japan, Thailand,Germany,

Netherlands, Hungary, Australia, USA and elsewhere.

Aung Myint was the first Burmese artist to win a prize from the ASEAN Art Awards, in 2002 with a set of nine paintings from his Mother and Child series.