UOB PAINTING OF THE YEAR GALLERY, MALAYSIA

Located in UOB Bangsar branch, one of Kuala Lumpur’s most vibrant districts, the gallery features winning artworks of UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia) that adorns the Privileged Banking lounge.

Introduced to Malaysia in 2011, the annual art competition is the longest-running in Singapore and one of the most prestigious in Southeast Asia.

We invite you join us on a virtual tour to admire the inspired artworks, distinguished by their compelling stories and the strong emotions they evoke.

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Download the 2020 UOB Painting of the Year catalogue

2020 UOB Painting of the Year Malaysia Winning Paintings Showcase

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Top Winner, Established Artist Category

Artist: Sabri Idrus
Title: Silent Fortress
Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size (cm): 180 x 180

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Gold, Established Artist Category

Artist: Wong Ming Hao
Title: Let’s Stay At Home To Save The World
Medium: Acrylic and gloss gel on canvas
Size (cm): 120 x 150

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Silver, Established Artist Category

Artist: Zac Lee
Title: Giving Up Is Difficult
Medium: Oil on canvas
Size (cm): 122 x 122

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Bronze, Established Artist Category

Artist: Sliz
Title: Bersatu dalam Bersendiri: Berbicara dengan Tuhan/ Hantu (Solidarity in Solitary: Conversing with God/ Devil)
Medium: Industrial paint, aerosol paint, collage on steel, plywood and canvas
Size (cm): 96.52 x 156.21

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Highly Commended, Established Artist Category

Artist: Shafiq Nordin
Title: The Quarantine Album
Medium: Acrylic on jute
Size (cm): 153 x 153

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Top Winner, Emerging Artist Category

Artist: Khabir Ali Bin Roslan
Title: Solidariti Tanah Air (Homeland Solidarity)
Medium: Soil and bandage
Size (cm): 180 x 106

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Gold, Emerging Artist Category

Artist: Wong Sze Yoong
Title: Behind The Grille
Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size (cm): 180 x 150

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Silver, Emerging Artist Category

Artist: Muhamad Amir Bin Mansor
Title: Toge-Together’s Theory
Medium: Acrylic and ink on canvas
Size (cm): 140 x 140

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Bronze, Emerging Artist Category

Artist: Abdullah Ehlid Al Walid Bin Luli
Title: PANDEMIC: A Quiet City-2020
Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size (cm): 128 x 153

2020 UOB Painting of the Year (Malaysia)
Highly Commended, Emerging Artist Category

Artist: Nur Zulifah Hamzah
Title: Kembali ke Biru Klasik (Back to Classic Blue)
Medium: Mixed media on canvas (Embroidery, bitumen, Chinese ink and acrylic)
Size (cm): 91.45 x 122