“the journey to have an artist career is long and consistent”

Kevan Seng @ Capulet Art Gallery, Richmond, BC

Art Fairs/ foires

2019 Reveal International Contemporary Art Fair, Saratoga Springs, NY
2019  Market Art and Design Fair, Bridgehampton Museum, NY

Solo Exhibitions/ expositions personelles

Upcoming solo show Fall 2024, Luppolo Brewing, East Vancouver
2016 Dessins Contemporains, Plateau Mont-Royal Maison de la Culture, Montréal
2016  Stairway, Galerie LSB, Mile Ex, Montréal
2013  Intrigue, Galerie Eleanor London Côte St-Luc Public Library Gallery
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  Overland, 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

Curatorial Projects

2021 Fight or Flight (virtual), launched from Vancouver, Canada
2019 Invisible, Galerie Cité, Edmonton, AB
2018 Whisper, ModArt Gallery, Miami, Florida
2018 Sliver, Charles Clark Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2017 Saucy, Red Gate Arts Society, Vancouver, BC

Selected Group Exhibitions/ expositions collectives

2024 Roots and Routes, Capulet Art Gallery, Richmond
2023 Art Roulette, 884 E Georgia St, Vancouver
2023 International Mail Art, Outsiders and Others, Vancouver
2022 Tropical Cafe, Centre A – Vancouver Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Vancouver
2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2017 Eastside Culture Crawl, Parker Street Studios, Vancouver
2021 Interconnections in a New World, Capulet Art Gallery, Richmond, BC
2021 Carry On, Centre A- Vancouver Centre for Contemporary Asian Art
2020 Pan-Asian Cultural Connections, Capulet Art Gallery, Richmond, BC
2020 True Love and Other Works, NorthVan Arts, North Vancouver, BC
2019/20 Invisible, Galerie Cité, Edmonton, AB
2019  5th Parker Art Salon, 1000 Parker St, Vancouver
2019  Battle of the Brush 36: G.O.A.T, Heritage Hall, Vancouver
2018  Transcendence, Capulet Art Gallery, Richmond, BC
2018  Battle of the Brush 35: Superheroes, Heritage Hall, Vancouver
2018  Trou de ville/ wormhole, Belgo Building, Montreal, Qc
2018  Whisper, ModArt Gallery, Miami, FL
2018  Sliver II, Theatre Conspiracy, Vancouver, BC
2018  Sliver, Charles Clark Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2017  Art Party, Seymour Art Gallery, North Vancouver
2017  Saucy @ Red Gate, Vancouver
2014  The Sketchbook Project NE Tour, Brooklyn, NYC, Philadelphia, Portland, Toronto.
2013  Artcetera – Silent Auction, Elora Centre for the Arts, Elora, ON
2010  Hommage à la ville, OFF Interarts, Montréal – Curated by Clement Yeh
2008  Salon des Arts, Osheaga Music & Arts Festival, Parc Jean Drapeau, Montreal
2008  Balance (duo exhition with Craig Talbot), ArtsHab Studio Gallery, Edmonton
2007  Alignment, in conjunction with the Triangle Gallery of Visual Arts ”Walking on a Thin Line”, Artfirm Gallery, Calgary
2006  Surface Gestures, in collaboration with the Triangle Gallery of Visual Arts “Quebec Connection”, Artfirm Gallery
2006  Framework Foundation Calgary Timeraiser, Art Gallery of Calgary, AB
2005, 2004  –Annual Fine Arts Alumni Exhibition, VAV Gallery, Concordia University, Montréal
2004  New Alberta Abstractions, The Works Art and Design Festival, Edmonton

Formal Training/ Formations

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

Public and Corporate Collections

Ville de Montréal
Signature Mazda, Richmond, BC
Gyro Mazda, Toronto
Morguard Investments, Vancouver, BC
LiVante Developments, ON
Standard Products Ltd., St. Laurent, Qc
Support Surface, Montréal, Qc
Naada Yoga, Montréal, Qc

Public Work, Broadcasting

Artwork for BH90210, Fox television, Beverly Hills Productions, Los Angeles
Freebird Chicken Mural (defunct), Chinatown Vancouver
Calgary Tower, Landing 23

Grants / Bourses

2009 Canada Council for the Arts- Visual Arts Grant

Publications, Interviews

Semancik, Emilea, “Charitable Choices: Chrissy Cheung of Painter8 Arts Society“, Vancouver Guardian, Oct 17, 2023


Alumni Updates, Concordia University Magazine, Summer 2021, p58.

Griwkowsky, Fish. “PAINTER8’s new virtual reality art show takes on stress and tension”, Edmonton Journal. Jun 10, 2021

Newton, Elizabeth. Creators Vancouver.  Jan 3, 2021.


Johnson, Gail. “Stir ’Splainer: 3 visual artists on works in the 2020 Eastside Culture Crawl“, Stir Vancouver, Nov 9, 2020.

Scott, Hannah. “Capulet Art Gallery hosts online exhibition”. Richmond Sentinel. May 13, 2020

Radio interview with Berndine Fox on CFRO Vancouver Coop Radio, 100.5 FM, “Both Sides Now- Unpacking Mental Health” Radio Program, Feb 11, 2020.


Griwkowsky, Fish. “Three to See: PAINTER8, Edmonton Film Fest, and Emmet Michael” Edmonton Journal, Sept 26, 2019.

“Casual Chicken Spot Freebird re-launches in new Vancouver location.” Vancouver is Awesome. Sept. 19, 2019.


Hennig, Kalyna. ‘A Home Grows With You.’ Avenue Edmonton. June 2017.

Archambault, Luc. ‘The importance of movement.” Westmount Magazine.
Archambault, Luc. “Chrissy Cheung et l’effervescence du geste.”


“In the Galleries: Chrissy Cheung”, Calgary Herald-Swerve, November 26, sw 18.

Schechter, Fran. “Gallery Crawl: Streaming Light and Falling From Love“, NOW Toronto.

Class Acts, Concordia University Magazine, Winter 2010/11, p33.


Adams-Bacon, Sarah. “Calgary: Contemporary Czech Artists at Triangle Gallery, Lynda Gammon at Stride Gallery, Chrissy Cheung at Artfirm” Akimbo, June 2008.

“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.


“What is Drawing For?” Tracey Contemporary Drawing Research. October 2007.

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


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

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


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


McEwan, Jennifer. “A Work of Art that Works” , Calgary Chapter of the Alberta Association on Gerontology, p12.


“Spending the Summer in Milan” Concordia’s Thursday Report, Oct 7, 1999.

See Chrissy’s work on tv/film sets in


    Paintings    –     Drawings     –    CV    –   Press   –     News    –    Contact    –    Instagram