News and Views

  • Photo Exhibition at River Gallery - "JEWELRY FROM THE BUSH"

    posted on Wednesday, 09 March 2016

    Limited edition prints and prints on canvas are available for sale through the gallery.

  • River Gallery's 10th Birthday Party - Myanmar Times writes about our event

    posted on Saturday, 27 February 2016

  • River Gallery celebrates 10th Anniversary

    posted on Monday, 22 February 2016


    posted on Thursday, 18 February 2016

    Yangon's monthly magazine that keeps its finger on the pulse of arts and events publsiher an in-depth article about River Gallery ten year anniversary.

  • Zay Zay Htut: The Artist with the locks

    posted on Wednesday, 17 February 2016

    Myanmar Features Zay Zay Htut, on of River Gallery's artists in this article, whic is one of a series tracking down Myanamar's most interesting contemporary artist.


  • Burmese artists caught in self-censorship

    posted on Thursday, 24 December 2015

    People in the Myanmar art world speak, including River Gallery owner Gill Pattison, speak with journalist Chloe Carlens about how Myanmar artists are reacting as they emerge from the era of censorship.


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  • Aung Ko and Nge Lay featured in Asia Contemporary Art Week in New York

    posted on Sunday, 01 November 2015

  • Artists learn about 10/10 Exhibition with River Gallery's 10th birthday

    posted on Thursday, 30 July 2015

    Artists learn about 10/10 Exhibition with River Gallery's 10th birthday coming up in November of this year, we are preparing to celebrate with a special exhibition of River Gallery artist's work.

    Gill is here briefing the artists, telling them they can produce whatever they like, as long as it is something completely new. She asked them to think about Art event styles, subjects and media.

    We are all looking forward to seeing what Myanmar's favorite contemporary artists can, come up with when faced with this new challenge. Exhibition details to follow.

  • Artist Aung Myint creates painting for Singapore Bank UOB's new office in Yangon.

    posted on Monday, 06 July 2015

    Aung Myint has painted one of this iconic "Mother and Child" works for UOB, as it opens its first office in Myanmar.  UOB is involved in promoting the arts and artists in Hong Kong and Singapore; we hope they will develop a program for Myanmar too.

  • Nikkei Asian Review - "Creativity Blooms in Myanmar, Along with Democracy"

    posted on Sunday, 17 May 2015

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