Maung Aw was born in 1945 and studied for many years under his great mentor mester artist , U Thein Han . He enjoys creating the oil paintings especially and Oil and water color are his favourite medium .
He has Participated many group shows at home and abroad . His works has been exhibited at Australia , China, Korea, Hong Kong and New York . His art works are collected not only from Asia but also from Europe and United State.
His first solo show entitled “ A Taste of Color “ at Karin Weber Gallery in Hong Kong and second solo is “Turban Kids” at the same galleries. Third solo show “ Face “ is at Art -2 Gallery , Singapore .
The unique sense of color and composition in his paintings makes us amazed and he spends all of his Life at his studio as a full time artist .