Appreciating The Art of A Singaporean Master

Chen Wen Hsi 陈文希


“Merlin Gallery’s showcase aims to give viewers a better
idea of the breadth of the late master painter’s works”

Homecoming: Chen Wen Hsi Exhibition @ Kingsmead

Missed the recent exhibition at Chen Wen Hsi’s former residence? Take our 3D virtual tour below.

What can you do here?

We created this website to protect and maintain the memory of 1st generation Singaporean artist Chen Wen Hsi. We aim to be the single best source for reliable and interesting information on Chen Wen Hsi, whilst providing a reference point for collectors, galleries and museums to establish authenticity of Chen’s works.

Learn about Chen Wen Hsi

Learn about Chen Wen Hsi

Born in 1906, Chen Wen Hsi moved to Singapore in 1948 and sadly passed away in 1991.

View Verified Collection of Works

View Verified Collection of Works

Every image you’ll find here has been individually reviewed and authenticated as genuine.

Submit Work for Inclusion

Submit Work for Inclusion

Submit your work from Chen Wen Hsi for review, authentication and inclusion here.

Chen Wen Hsi Mini Series by Johnny Quek

Listen to long time friend and collector Johnny Quek talk about Chen Wen Hsi in his ongoing mini-series.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

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