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Chee Yong

Chee Yong grew up in Malaysia and New Zealand before moving to Tasmania when he was 28 years old, where he now lives and works as a dentist and artist. Classically trained in traditional Chinese painting from the age of 10 years old, it wasn’t until recently with the commencement of a contemporary arts degree that Chee broke out with his distinctive miniature circular paintings mounted to highly polished panels. In a short time Chee has distinguished himself with a number of art awards and exhibitions. Chee is heavily influenced by his Chinese heritage and has chosen to work in the shanshui tradition and pay tributes to the past Chinese painters and poets, having maintained a strong desire

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