Portrait Of The Heart
A limited-edition catalogue entitled “心象 [Portrait Of The Heart]” was designed to celebrate Lim Tze Peng’s 98th birthday and to commemorate his 5th solo exhibition.
Spanning over 500 pages and featuring more than 600 artworks, this commemorative publication brings an intimate retrospection of the 98 years-old’s illustrious six-decade art practice.
A second-generation Nanyang style artist renowned for his spirited Chinese ink paintings of old Singapore, Lim Tze Peng (b. 1921) is Singapore's oldest living artist. With numerous solo and group exhibitions, both local and international, under his belt, Lim also received the Cultural Medallion, Singapore's highest arts award, in 2003.
The book cover features the exhibition title written by the artist.
Paper stock are carefully selected to give meaning to the works. The varied mediums provide the reader an added visual and tactile experience.
Ode To Art represents an international spectrum of artists with diverse collections of paintings, sculptures, photography, and installation art. Currently with spaces in Singapore and Malaysia, Ode To Art has in its portfolio some of the most distinguished names in contemporary art.