Nyo Win Pe was born in Yangon in 1948, and graduated from State school of Fine Art Mandalay in 1972.

He studied painting under U Win Pe, U Aye Kyaw, U Kyaw Lay, U Kan Nyunt, Maung Nyo Win and U Win Pe Myint.

He has behind him more than 30 group shows in Myanmar and a growing number of appearances in the international scene.