Hometown: Paungde, Bago
Shine Lu is a multiple award-winning artist in Myanmar known by his peers as an innovative and versatile painter. He studied at the State School of Fine Arts in Yangon in 1982. He has been exhibiting his work in Myanmar since 1987 and has participated in over sixty group shows. He won the first prize at the Division of Myanmar Award for his watercolour painting in 1996, and the second prize at the Art Award of the Myanmar International Olympic Committee for his oil painting 1999. He was a finalist at the Asian Myanmar Art Award in 2002 and at the Myanmar Contemporary Art Award in 2004. He has shown his work internationally in Singapore, Hong Kong, Switzerland, Australia and the United States.
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