2016 - 2018 Royal College of Art, London

2013 - 2016 Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford



2019 Supper Club, Yavuz Gallery, Singapore

2016 We will meet, Chan Hampe Galleries, Singapore

2015 Passages, with Esmond Loh, UOB Art Gallery, Singapore

2005 The Hours, Jendela, Singapore



2019 ART Jakarta, Yavuz Gallery, Jakarta

2019 Summer group show, Daniel Benjamin Gallery, London

2019 Art Basel Hong Kong, Yavuz Gallery, Hong Kong

2019 London Original Print Fair, Jealous Print Studio, Royal Academy of Arts, London

2019 Raw Forms, Coda Culture, Singapore

2019 Deviations, 59 Hackney Road, London

2018 BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London

2018 All you can see, Rizzuto Gallery, Palermo

2018 Thumbnails, Hockney Gallery, Royal College of Art, London

2017  Bilateral Bonds, Taksu Gallery, Singapore

2017  And then..., NN Contemporary, Northampton

2016  Ruskin.show, Ruskin Degree show, Oxford

2015  Common Ground, Shophouse 5, Singapore

2015  Great Peranakans, Peranakan Museum, Singapore

2015  Fresh Takes, Chan Hampe Galleries, Singapore



2019 Jealous Prize

2018 Chadwell Award

2017  Griffin Art Prize, Longlist

2017  HIX Art Award, Finalist

2017 Royal Drawing School residency, Scotland

2016 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant

2016 Red Mansion Art Prize Shortlist

2005 United Overseas Bank Painting of the Year Award



“年轻画家王亮杰视作画如烹饪”, 联合早报, 6 March, 2019

Art Week 2019: Drama at its Finest”, The Business Times, 1 February 2019

Art Verge review, Art Verge, 24 January 2019

Floorr magazine interview, Floorr, 2 October 2018

"Alvin Ong on designing covers using the language of collage", Ethos Books, 2 August 2018

Youngspace interview, yngspc.com, 27 July 2018

"This chimerical mode of working is what excites me...", ArtMaze Magazine interview, 23 June 2018

"BP Portrait Award 2018 review", in Timeout London, 13 June 2018

"Walking the pilgrim's way", Cherwell, 30 January, 2017  

"前得奖者双人展年轻画家一展写实功力", 联合早报, 17 September, 2015

"Art comes home"TimeOutSingapore, August 2015, p. 58-59

"A Young Painter's Promise"the Peranakan, Issue 01/15, p. 40-1

"Fresh Takes"TimeOut Singapore, 9 March, 2015

"SG Inspiration: Alvin Ong"Stooffi, 22 February, 2015

"Reviving a Tradition"Portraits of the Straits, 16 January, 2014

"Two Young Winners Choose Art for Life"The Sunday Times, 15 July, 2012

"Young artist paints for the greater glory of God"CatholicNews, 30 August, 2009

"The Artist's Window - Interview with Alvin Ong", exhibition catalogue

"Unlikely Prodigy"Elite, August 2005, Issue 4

"16岁学生窗外的孤独世界"联合早报, 18 July, 2005

"Art in the Dark"Today, 18 July, 2005 

"Boy, Uninterrupted"The Straits Times, 18 July, 2005

"Teen is youngest winner of top art award"The Sunday Times, 17 July, 2005