Kaung Paing born in Myanmar in 1968 in artistic family. As a child he was allowed to paint the walls of his family home with charcoal. He studied Arts and painting at the Yangon university where he started in 1992 his career. His paintings are photorealistic. His monks and novices have a sober but yet warm color showing serenity, love and compassion.His fascinating realistic style show the craftsmanship and creativity Kaundgis showing.