赖瑞龙| Nai Swee Leng 1946
Nai Swee Leng (赖瑞龙) Born to the beautiful garden city of Singapore, has been passionate about painting since his childhood days. He explored Art, particularly fine arts, with respectable teachers. The artist’s important foundational years in fine arts was spent learning under the late Mr Fan Chang Qian, a great master in the Lingdong district of China, well known for his Wu-style paintings of orchids and bamboo.
Swee Leng went on to pursue Western fine arts at the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. Even after his graduation, he continued to learn and practiced under many eastern and western masters of great skills and techniques. Of significance, was his mentorship under the late Professor Chao Shao-An in Hong Kong, a renowned master whose origin is in the Lingnan area of China.