Cheong Laitong is active/lives in China. Cheong Laitong is known for painting.
Biography Cheong Laitong
Artist Cheong Laitong was born in 1932.
Cheong Laitong emerged from the Wednesday Art Group founded by Peter Harris in 1952, and was made its president.
Cheong took part in the USIS Exchange scholarship at the Skowhegan School of Art in the United States in 1960, which was followed by a stint at the LCC Central Art School in London in 1961.
But his work at Rothmans of Pall Mall (Malaysia) first as creative director (1963-1992) and then regional creative director of its Asia-Pacific region (1992-1995) saw a hiatus until his 1981 comeback solo at Universiti Malaya.
It was another decade before he became active again – Galeri Wan (1991 and 1995), and NN Gallery (1998).
His biggest achievements were his winning 1st Prize in
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