Dr Lim was the past president of the Singapore Watercolour Society, and is currently Advisor of the of the Singapore Watercolour Society. He had undergone advanced water colour courses at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and has been painting for about 20 years. He was on the board of the Asian Civilizations Museum and has an active interest in the arts. He has also been featured in international publications on artists. His paintings are in both private and public collections. In the 2 paintings being exhibited, the artist has his signature discretely placed on the side of the gondola for the “Venice Canal” painting and on the underside of the leaf for the “Golden three” painting.