Posted on May 10, 2017Book about Ping Lian Yeak's journey is now available
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- Paperback, colour, 121 images, 486 pages, written by Ping Lian’s mom, edited by Dr Rosa C. Martinez, forewords by Dr Darold Treffert and John McDonald (art critic for the Sydney Morning Herald).
Posted on May 7, 2018
May 12th 2018, 7:00 PM, Austin, Texas, USA
Exhibition Curator: Dr. Rosa C. Martinez
Posted on July 18, 2011
A remarkable showcase by autistic prodigy, 17 year old Malaysian Yeak Ping Lian. There are
fewer than 100 prodigious savant living worldwide. Award winning Ping Lian is one of them.
“Prodigious Savant” is a high threshold term reserved for savants whose abilities are considered
phenomenal and labeled "genius" if seen in non-disabled persons. Savant syndrome is a
remarkable condition where individuals display exceptional abilities despite disorder like autism
or developmental retardation.
Ping Lian began drawing at age 8 and has not stopped ever since. He has exhibited throughout
New York City, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Brisbane, London and Germany. His use of colours and
his creation of intricate lines result in his signature style; images within images, encompassing
hidden aspects or forms not initially seen nor noticed. “They are national treasures wherever
they are located.” Dr. Darold A. Treffert, a renowned American psychiatrist, is also an
internationally known Researcher who has been studying the Savant Syndrome for the last
It is a stunning reminder to the wonders and mysteries of life.
Tel : +603 56359110 / +6019 3368 928
4 - October 14, 2010 The Salmagundi Art Club 47 5th Avenue New
York, NY. More details:
A remarkable showcase by autistic prodigy, 16 year old Malaysian Ping Lian, Yeak. There are fewer than 100 prodigious savant living worldwide. Award winning Ping Lian is one of them. This is a 1st. Savant exhibition in Penang. Ping Lian began drawing at age 8 and has not stopped ever since. He has exhibited throughout New York City, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Brisbane, London and Germany.
“They are national treasures wherever they are located.”
-Dr. Darold A. Treffert, www.daroldtreffect.com a renowned American psychiatrist, is also an internationally known Researcher who has been studying the Savant Syndrome for the last 45 years.
Do come and be astounded. It is a stunning reminder to the wonders and mysteries of life.
Golden Sand Resort, Penang
Tel: +604 886 1191
The Art Commune
Tel: +603 56359110
The official opening of Ping Lian’s permanent Gallery in Malaysia -: established and operated by The Art Commune, and supported by JPMorgan Chase Foundation in collaboration with ABWM (Association of British Women in Malaysia).
Ping Lian’s permanent gallery in Malaysia - Ping Lian @ the Art Commune.
10 Sep- 16 Sept at Seibu Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. ”ParaArt” is named after the Paralympics. ”ParaArt” is named after the Paralympics. The organisers believe these artworks will show proof of the fulfilment and self-reliance of disabled artists. At the same time, they shall not only impress many people in the world but give them hope and encouragement.
ORGANIZED BY: “2009 Asia ParaArt Tokyo” Executive Committee. SUPPORTED BY: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tokyo Metropolitan Government and Embassies of Asian countries in Japan. Continue exhibition: October, 2009 at Sagamihara Campus Gallery, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. Sponsored by Jyoshibi University of Art and Design.
University Medical Center at Princeton, USA
International juried exhibition and sale of original art and fine crafts featuring artists with disabilities - Three pieces of Ping Lian’s original art works were chosen for this exhibition, May 2nd - June 12th 2009.
Ping Lian received First Prize in this juried exhibition for his ink work “05106 Christ Church Malacca IV “
An extraordinary Art Exhibition at the UN Plaza, New York on May 21st featuring internationally renowned artists. To preview a very brief slideshow of the exhibition, please click here: http://smilebox.com/playEmail/
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3 selected artworks of Ping Lian’s limited edition prints on canvas will be featured at the HEROES for Autism exhibition and silent auction - at the Avalon Hollywood in Los Angeles, California
HEROES for Autism - is a high profile, celebrity-rich evening featuring photography from the cast and crew of NBC’s hit television show, HEROES and artwork from members of the autistic community. The Artists - The artists presented in the HEROES for Autism exhibition and silent auction have all donated their work to raise awareness and support for Autism Speaks. Curator Greg Cohen has selected photography from the multi- talented cast and crew of NBC’s HEROES to showcase alongside work by 12 of the world’s most celebrated Autistic artists. The Event - In an unprecedented event, some of the world’s most beloved actors, musicians, artists, philanthropists, and television networks will join forces, for one night only, to make a difference in the lives of people coping with Autism.
Exhibitions / Events
May 12th 2018, 7:00 PM, Austin, Texas
Premiere of FIERCE LOVE and ART!
a Documentary film featuring Seven Savant Artists (including Ping Lian Yeak), a Prodigious Savant Musician, an Author/Minister, all with Autism, and their passionate parents, who used Art to enable their often silent children to demonstrate their creativity, intelligence, and wisdom to an astonished world.
All the way from Australia! Come meet Ping Lian Yeak in NYC at the prestigious AGORA GALLERY, March 2017. Exhibition dates March 10-30th. Opening Reception March 16th!
“Out From Down Under
Fine Art From Australia
and New Zealand"
Agora Gallery at Chelsea, New York City
May 20 – June 9, 2016MORE DETAILS
Reception: May 26
Ping Lian featured in
Vol.34, Nov 2015,
page 42 & 43
by Ping Lian Yeak
at NYC Port Authority – South Wing,
December 1, 2014 – January 31, 2015
Ping Lian Art Gallery @ The Settlement Hotel,
at Malaysia’s Historic City, Melaka.
Open Daily fromMORE DETAILS
9am to 9pm
SHOWCASE artworks by PRODIGIOUS SAVANT ~ Ping Lian,Yeak autistic.
Matic, Malaysia Tourism Centre, Kuala Lumpur.
"STROKES OF GENIUS": 4-14th October 2010
SHOWCASE artworks by PRODIGIOUS SAVANT ~ Ping Lian,Yeak autistic.
The Golden Sands Resort, Penang, Malaysia.
August 2009 Official Opening of Ping Lian's Permanent Gallery in Malaysia - "Ping Lian @
The Art Commune"
"ART GOES BEYOND BORDERS AND DISABILITIES"
MAY 2009 - ArtFirst! Princeton USA
"STROKES OF GENIUS": Extraordinary Savant Art Exhibition.