Artist Mar Lar was born in Mandalay Township, Myanmar. He Studied at the State School of Fine Arts, Mandalay. He worked 9 years, at the Department of Archaeology. Then he moved to the Sounder of Textile and worked as an instructor of Arts and Design at State school of fine art Mandalay from 1988 to 1998.
With a total of 12 art shows have been shown in local and abroad including Singapore.Due to his brilliant artwork, he got a chance to held Solo shows at National Museum (Yangon) sponsored by Daw Aung San Su Kyi (State Counsellor).Some of his paintings are collected by Daw Aung Su Kyi (State Counsellor). He is a Founding member of Myanmar Watercolor Society & Get Help for your Healthcare Organization for Mandalay Artist Society.