YING KIT CHAN

Ying Kit Chan • Chinese-American artist • In the 70's, he studied art in several colleges in Hong Kong including Hong Kong Baptist College, Hong Kong Polytechnic, and Hong Kong Buddhist College. In 1979, Chan continued his study in the United States and received his BFA from the University of Oklahoma (1981) and MFA from the University of Cincinnati (1983). Since 2003, he has been attending the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee (Switzerland) and Paris, and has taken seminars with some of the world's most visionary thinkers including the late Jacques Derrida and Jean Baudrillard.

For over three decades, Professor Chan has been exhibiting his art work in over 150 exhibitions in the United States as well as in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Canada, Australia, Ecuador, Germany, Korea, Japan, England, Poland and Portugal. His recent solo exhibitions include INDEXG Gallery (2010, 2007) in Toronto, LEE Gallery in Toronto (2001), Gallery 456 in New York (1999), Taipei Fine Arts Museum in Taipei (1993), Taiwan Museum of Art in Taichung (1992) and A.R.C. Gallery in Chicago (1989).

Chan has received public awards including two Kentucky Arts Council Al Smith Visual Arts Fellowships (1994 and 2002), a National Endowment for the Arts / Southern Arts Federation Visual Arts Fellowship (1992) and an Urban Council Fine Arts Award at the Hong Kong Contemporary Art Biennial in 1977. He is presently Professor of Art, Department Chair and Director of the Hite Art Institute at the University of Louisville.

陈英杰/陳英傑 • 美国华裔艺术家陈英杰1953年生于香港。现任美国路易维尔大学艺术系教授, 艺术系主任, 海特美术学院院长。 上世纪70年代期间先后就读于香港浸会学院、香港理工学院和香港能仁书院,师承靳埭强、梁巨廷、陈棪文、梅创基、黄配江、丁衍庸和麦语诗。 1979年赴美深造,于1981年获得俄克拉荷马大学的艺术学士学位,1983年获辛辛那提大学的艺术硕士学位。2003-05年间,在瑞士欧洲研究院 研修期间参加了一系列的研讨会,与包括德里达和布希亚在内的一些世界顶级思想家进行对话。 三十多年来,陈教授多次在香港、台湾、美国、澳大利亚、厄瓜多尔、德国、英国、韩国、波兰和葡萄牙展出其艺术作品。个人作品展包括在世界各地的画廊和美术馆: 多伦多 INDEXG 画廊(2010和2007),多伦多LeeFoto 画廊(2001),纽约456画廊(1999),台北市立美术馆(1993),台湾省立美术馆(1992)和芝加哥 A.R.C.画廊(1989)。作品為香港艺术馆及台北市立美术馆藏。 陈教授于1994年和2002年两次获得肯塔基艺术委员会史密斯视觉艺术奖,1992年获得美国国家艺术基金会/南方艺术联合会视觉艺术奖,1977年获香港当代艺术双年展市政局艺术奖。



LINKS

Industrial Landscape
Chinese American Arts Council
Good Edition
Essay by Jay Kloner
Essay by Rebecca Hine
University of Louisville Faculty Page
Media, Issues and Sustainability
Advanced Drawing Concepts



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