Nann Nann

Naan Naan was trained by her artist parents and has won many domestic and international art awards since childhood. Her work ranges from mystical paintings to marble sculptures to ultra modern furniture, of which she combines parts of old furniture with new elements of her own design.


1974 Born on the 5th January, 1974 in Yangon.

1998 Graduated with a Bachelor of Art Degree in Sculpture from the University of Culture, Yangon

1993 Graduated with a Diploma of Fine Art from State School of Fine Art, Yangon


Solo Shows

1997 Solo Show I – Lokanat Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

1998 Solo Show II – Lokanat Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

1999 Solo Show III –Ivy Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2000 Solo Show IV – Lokanat Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2006 Solo Show V – Nann Nann Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2009 Solo Show VI – Yadanarpura Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2010 Solo Show VII –Trish Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar


Group Shows

1999 Octagon Plus One – Art Exhibition, Yangon, Myanmar

2000 Myanmar Women in Art, Lokanat Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2001 Studio Show, Nann Nann Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2002 Lokanat Member Show, Lokanat Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2004 Two Men Show, EU Parliament Building, Brussels, Belgium (cancelled)

2004 Member Show, Lokanat Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2004 Group Show, Myanmar Contemporary Art Award, Exhibition of Finalist, Hong Kong

2005 Group Show, YIS School, Yangon, Myanmar

2006 Group Show, Studio Square, Yangon, Myanmar

2006 Group Show, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Changmai, Thailand

2008 Group Show, Togonon Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2009 Group Show, New Zero group, Thamada Gallery, Yangon, Myanmar

2009 3 Women Show in Arkansas, USA



2002 U Tun Wae Myint – Han Thit Magazine, Editor

2003 Ma Thanegi, Myanmar Times, Contributing Editor

2005 Wyn Tin Htut, Air Mandalay Flight Magazine – First Issue

2005 Wyn Tin Htut, Air Mandalay Flight Magazine – June Issue

2006 Khin Myat, Myanmar Times, Editor


Sculpture Commissions:

1999 FMI city Housing Development, Yangon, Myanmar

“Mother”, 7 ‘ x 4’- Mandalay Marble Stone Sculpture

2002 Serge Pun & Associates (Myanmar) Ltd., Yangon, Myanmar

Title: Persona 5’ x 2.5’ - Mandalay Marble Stone Sculpture

Entrance 7’ x 3.5’ - Mandalay Marble Stone Sculpture


Designs Commissions:

1998 Logo Design for Garden International School, Yangon, Myanmar

1999 Interior Design for a Chinese Restaurant, Yangon, Myanmar

2002 Play ground + picnic table equipment design, ISY-PTA, Yangon, Myanmar

2005 Gateway Commission on International Day at ISY, Yangon, Myanmar


Teaching Experience

1999 Art Teacher, Garden International School, Yangon, Myanmar

1998-2000 Summer Art Teacher, International School of Yangon, Myanmar

1994-2002 Director/Teacher, Nann Nann Studio Tuition Classes

Art Programs for young Myanmar art students

2000-2008 Art assistant, International School, Yangon, Myanmar



1978 – 1990 Over 30 awards from various Myanmar Government Organizations

1978 – 1990 Over 45 awards from various International Organizations

2004 Selected for Myanmar Times Contemporary Art Contest Award