Exhibition Archive

A Moment in Time

UOB Painting of the Year Winners’ Series

A Moment in Time Solo Art Exhibition by
Carey Ngai
Three-time Winner of the UOB Painting of the Year competition
2016 UOB Painting of the Year (Singapore) Award Winner, Established Category

Art plays a critical role in documenting society’s economic progress and technological advances; art also acts as a universal language, speaking to our memories and emotions.” – Carey Ngai

Oil on canvas
150 x 135 cm

Visit the UOB Art Gallery and be transported to A Moment in Time, the solo exhibition by Mr Carey Ngai.

015A Tools Man’s Memory II
Oil on canvas
135 x 150 cm

Carey invites viewers to experience first-hand poignant scenes, places and objects as seen through his eyes. Expressed through the medium of oil on canvas in Carey’s signature Classical Realism style, A Moment in Time features detailed sketches and three splendid series of life-like artworks – the Industry series on machines and workspaces, Forest series, and a special series, Life in Still.

35X25cmPrelude I
Ink on paper
35 x 25 cm

Cutting Edge
Oil on canvas
108 x 80 cm

Purple Rain_Carey Ngai_68x80 cmPurple Rain
Oil on canvas
68 x 80 cm

014Ann Siang Hill
Oil on canvas
171 x 91 cm

Download the catalogue for A Moment in Time art exhibition.

About the artist

Mr Carey Ngai is the 2016 UOB Painting of the Year (Singapore) winner. Born into a family of artists, Carey spent his early years learning art at the Guangzhou College of Fine Arts, studying Chinese brush painting.