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FORMAL TRAINING/ FORMATIONS

2016 Photo Diploma, Collège Marsan, Montréal, Qc
2005 Artist Residency in Painting, Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, AB
1999 Industrial Design Internship, Studio Ruiz, Milan, Italy
1996-2000 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Concordia University, Montréal, Qc

SOLO EXHIBITIONS/ EXPOSITIONS PERSONNELLES

2016 Dessins Contemporains @ Plateau Mont-Royal Maison de la Culture, Montréal, Qc
2016 Stairway @ Galerie LSB, Mile Ex, Montreal, Qc
2013 Intrigue @ Galerie Eleanor London Côte St-Luc Public Library Gallery, Côte St-Luc, Qc
2012 15 Days of Fame @ Galerie au Mur, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Qc
2011 Non-Séquentiel @ O Patro Vys, Montréal, Qc
2010 Every Method:No Method @ Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2010 Structured Abstractions @ 2 of 2 Gallery, Toronto
2008 Over Land @ 2 of 2 Gallery, Toronto
2008 New Relations @ Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2006 A Visual Language @ Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2005 Improv Paintings @ the Other Gallery, Banff Centre, Banff
2004 Top Side Down @ Devonian Art Gallery, Calgary
2003 The Latest Wrinkle @ Globe Cinema, Calgary
2002 Scenes of Tangled Realms @ The Vicious Circle, Calgary

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

upcoming 2017 Eastside Culture Crawl, Vancouver, BC
2017 Art Party, Seymour Art Gallery, North Vancouver, BC
2017 PAINTER8 @ Creative Coworkers, Vancouver, BC
2017 Saucy with PAINTER8 @ Red Gate Arts Society, Vancouver, BC - Curated by Contact C
2017 Art Rental Show @ North Vancouver Citscape Art Space, North Vancouver, BC
2015 Art Auction Theatre Imago, in support of the Youth Aritista Program, Montréal, Qc
2014 The Sketchbook Project NE Tour, Brooklyn, NYC, Philadelphia, Portland, Toronto.
2013 Artcetera Silent Auction, Elora Centre for the Arts, Elora, Ontario
2010 YES (Youth Employment Services) - Annual Benefit Fundraiser Artwork Gala, Toronto, ON
2010 Hommage à la ville @ OFF Interarts, Montreal - Curated by Clement Yeh
2010 Summertide @ Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2009 Salon Show @ Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2008 Summertide, @ Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2008 Salon des Arts, Osheaga Music & Arts Festival, @ Parc Jean Drapeau
2008 Balance* (collaboration with Craig Talbot), ArtsHab Studio Gallery, Edmonton
2008 HQ turns 2, Headquarters Galerie, Montreal
2008 Flip Side* @ Headquarters Galerie, Montreal
2007 A Seasonable Salon @ Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2007 Danse-moi ta note, La Loggia, Montréal
2007 Summertide, Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2007 Online Silent Auction Fundraiser, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, BC
2007 Bias Consistent Variable, The Works Art and Design Festival, Edmonton
2007 Knock Your Socks Off! @ Headquarters Galerie, Montreal
2007 Alignment**, in conjunction with the Triangle Gallery of Visual Arts ''Walking on a Thin Line", Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2006 "It's probably worth more than THAT..", Headquarters Galerie, Montreal
2006 Surface Gestures*, in collaboration with the Triangle Gallery of Visual Arts ''Quebec Connection", Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2006 Framework Foundation Calgary Timeraiser, Art Gallery of Calgary, AB
2005 Salon Show, Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2005 3rd Annual Fine Arts Alumni Exhibition, VAV Gallery, Concordia University, Montréal
2005 The Works Art & Design Festival, in the Works Tent @ Churchill Square, Edmonton
2004 2nd Annual Fine Arts Alumni Exhibition, VAV Gallery, Concordia University, Montréal
2004 New Alberta Abstractions**, The Works Art and Design Festival, Edmonton
2003 Local Motion: Herland Film Festival (screening), Plaza Theatre, Calgary
2003 Where the light falls, Groundworks integrated arts collective, Dancers Studio West, Calgary
2003 MatchMaker Silent Auction and Fundraiser, The New Gallery, Calgary
2003 Alberta Wilderness Climb Mural, Landing 20, Calgary Tower
2003 Not Alone, 4th Annual Amnesty International Arts Jam, Pumphouse Theatres, Calgary
2002 In:Camera, Herland Film/Video Workshop Screening, Emmedia, Calgary
2003, 2002, 2001 ArtPark, Daniel Spanogal Centre for Contemporary Art and Mischief, Calgary
1999 SIDIM (Salon International du Design Interieur à Montréal) Quebec Eco-Design Competition Exhibition, Place Bonaventure, Montréal

COLLECTIONS

Ville de Montréal, Qc
Living Realty Inc, Markham, ON
Support Surface, Montréal, QC
Brava Bistro, Calgary, AB
Standard Products Ltd., Ville St. Laurent, QC
Morguard Investments, Vancouver, BC
Naada Yoga, Montréal, QC

Private collections across Canada, California, England, Denmark, and France

AWARDS/GRANTS/BOURSES

2009 Canada Council for the Arts- Visual Arts Project Grant
2002 Art Start Winner, Calgary Stampede Foundation

RELATED ACTIVITIES

Spokesman and curator for the artist collective PAINTER8
Since 2016- IATSE 891 -Art Department and Paint Department permit
Since 2016- North Vancouver Community Arts Council, member
2016 Artist Talk, Galerie LSB, Montreal
2016-2017 Artwork featured on Artbombdaily.com
2016 Member of RAAV/CARFAC (Regroupement des artistes en arts visuels du Québec)
Since 2008- Artist File available for viewing @ Artexte, Montreal
2008 10/05/2008 Artist Talk, Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2008 Entry into the Emerging Artists Viewing Program, The Drawing Center, New York
2003-2005 IATSE 212 member
2002 IN:Camera Herland Video Production Workshop – Emmedia (Calgary, AB)

PUBLICATIONS & INTERVIEWS

2017
Archambault, Luc. "The importance of movement." Westmount Magazine.
https://www.westmountmag.ca/chrissy-cheung/

2016
Class Acts, Concordia University Magazine, Spring 2016, p58.

2014
Arsenault, Jordan. "The Intracacies of Chrissy Kwok-Ying Cheung"
Class Acts, Concordia University Magazine, Winter 2013/14, p.54-55.

2010
Class Acts, Concordia University Magazine, Winter 2010/11, p33.
’’In the Galleries: Chrissy Cheung’’, Calgary Herald-Swerve, November 26, sw 18.
Schechter, Fran. “Gallery Crawl: Streaming Light and Falling From Love", NOW Toronto

2008

Adams-Bacon, Sarah. “Calgary: Contemporary Czech Artists at Triangle Gallery, Lynda Gammon at Stride Gallery, Chrissy Cheung at Artfirm” Akimbo, June 2008 <http://www.akimbo.biz/akimblog/?id=203>

“Eye on Alberta”, (image: List D), Alberta Views, June 2008, p20.

17-05-2008- Interview on the CityShow, CityTv Calgary

Place Magazine: Art Review, (image: Constructs) published in Montreal

2007
"What is Drawing For?" Tracey Contemporary Drawing Research October 2007 http://www.lboro.ac.uk/microsites/sota/tracey/journal/widf/cheung.html

"Chrissy Cheung- Sunfire" Lighthouse Wire Magazine Vol. 5 2007: 3, 27.

2005
Artwork for Crouched Head CD “Crouched Head”, Drip Audio Label, Vancouver

"Chrissy Kwok-Ying Cheung." TERMINUS1525.ca (a pilot project of the Department of Canadian Heritage in partnership with the Canada Council for the Arts) 2005 Vol. 1: 29.

2004
Mah, Andrew. "Portals to Imagination" Where, Calgary Edition November/December 2004: p40

 

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