Abu Jalal Sarimon
Mr Abu Jalal Sarimon is the Gold Award winner at the 2017 UOB Painting of the Year (Singapore).Abu Jalal’s artworks are a manifestation of his observations, ideas and imagination. His artworks center primarily on the discourse of human cultural sensibilities. Characterised by his sense of humour and wit, Abu Jalal’s artworks span from depicting caricatures with hidden satirical messages to the abstract with inspirational messages.
Driven by his sharp observation and bold artistic application, Abu Jalal’s artworks take on a common theme binding his fundamental concerns and hope towards society, the environment and humanities.
Abu Jalal is an active leader and participant in the local art community. He is the founder of the TUJU Art Group, an executive director of the Singapore Modern Art Society and a senior member of the Singapore Malay Artists of Various Resources.