Aris Aziz - Biodata
A self taught artist, En Aris aged 56, bond in Taiping Perak Malaysia. got a touch of the brush way back in 1970 in Singapore.
Specializing in portrait paintings, he has won the recognition as one of the most well known artist in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Japan and the regions.
Some of his icon paintings include the portrait of Chairman Mao Zedong of China, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, forth Prime Minister of Malaysia, Mr Wee Kim Wee, former President of Singapore and Margaret Thatcher, former British Prime Minister.
Exhibition participated by En Aris Aziz.
1991- Solo Exhibition in Creative Centre National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.
1992- Top Ten, Philips Morris International Exhibition, National Art Gallery. Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.
1995- Group Exhibition at Menara Maybank. Kuala Lumpur.
2007- Tour Exhibition in Japan, Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka.
2008- Unique Exhibition- " Japan-Malaysia Wold Art and Culture Exchange"- at World Trade Centre Tokyo.
Among the notable exhibition and artistic style of Aris Aziz, the recent work was the historical handshake of Chairman Mao Zedong and Tun Haji Abdul Razak bin Hussain which eventually opened the bileteral friendship between Malaysia and China, Not to be left out is the memory of the Beijing 2008 Olumpic Games, He actively participated in all artistic work in relation with the Olympic Torch Relay in Kuala Lumpur.