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Education

1978 - 1980   MFA with Distinction, Postgraduate Program, Department of Sculpture Art, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China (Instructed by Prof. Liu Kai-qu, Prof. Wang He-nei, Prof. Qian Shao-wu)

 
1960 - 1965   BFA, Department of Sculpture, Hubei Institute of Fine Arts, Hubei, China (Instructed by Prof. Zhang Zu-wu)

1957 - 1960   Diploma, High School Affiliated with Tanhualin Normal College of Arts in Wuchang, Hubei, China (present-day Hubei Institute of Fine Arts)

Professional Achievements

1988 - Present  Director of Tat Shing Art Studio (formerly Chu Tian Art Studio), Hong Kong

1988 - 1999   Lecturer, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, Chinese University, Hong Kong

1992 - 1993   Lecturer, School of Professional and Continuing Education, Hong Kong University, Hong Kong

1989 - 1991   Editor, Artist Magazine, Hong Kong


1988 - 1989   Lecturer, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong

1980 - 1984   Director of Sculpture Creation Studio, Hubei Institute of Fine Arts, Hubei, China

Awards


2014   Excellence Award, "Home", the Fourth Liu Kai Qu Award-International Sculpture Exhibition, China


2007   Medal of Honour (MH), Hong Kong SAR Government

2000   First Place Award, "Strive",  Olympic Games and Art Creation Competition


1996   First Place Award, "Resilience", Hong Kong International Bank of Asia Sculpture Competition


1984   Excellence Award, "Tears": Five Consecutive Championships, Sixth National Art Exhibition, China


1979   Third Place Award, "Baiji Dolphin", Wuhan Popular Science Exhibition, Hubei, China

Membership/Affiliations


2021 - Present  Honorary Advisor, Hong Kong Culture Association


2020 - Present  Honorary Advisor, China Federation of Literary and Art Circles of the Hong Kong Member Association 

2014 - 2019    Executive Vice Chairman, The Hong Kong Artists Association


2010 - 2013    Member, Art Committee of Sculpture Magazine


2009 - Present  Affiliated Fellow, S. H. Ho College of the Chinese University of Hong Kong


2003 - Present  Chairman of the Board of Directors, Hong Kong Arts Commune


1982 - Present  Member, Chinese Artists Association

Selected Bibliography

Audio/Visual Interviews and Documentaries

“Behind-the-scene: Bruce Lee Sculpture”, Visit Hong Kong Museums, November 11, 2013

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dwpimh0MibEv

Chloe Su, “I Would Like to Prove to the World that Chinese Could Make Such Works”, Art of Nature Contemporary Gallery, December 8, 2020

https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/ALjj4zlb9k-xZJtq2eQVWw

“Sir Catchick Paul Chater (Plaque and bust)--About the Artist” Visit Us, Landmark, Hong Kong

https://www.landmark.hk/en/visit/art-tour/sir-catchick-paul-chater-plaque?icid=lisitng-result

 


Online Periodical

Zuo Jian, “Unique Craftsmanship in Form and Spirit—Sculptor Chu Tat Shing”, Hong Kong Art, July 1st, 2019

http://www.yshk-art.com/creation-detail-336.html

Author Unknown, "China's Hundred Years of Sculpture—Chu Tat Shing", diaosutoutiao, March 31, 2019

https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/gl7-n4E3dEhiEGB8OYsABA

 

Hong Mei, “Got in the Wrong Path—Sculptor Chu Tat Shing: This time was very hard, but I was extremely lucky,” Sohu,

July 27, 2017

https://www.sohu.com/a/160225692_149159


 

Website Publications
“Growing and Expanding—A Collective Exhibition of Artists From Hubei Provincial Academy of Arts: Chu Tat Shing” Exhibition Notice, Hubei Provincial Academy of Fine Arts, November 8, 2021

http://wlt.hubei.gov.cn/hbsmsy/msg/zltj/202111/t20211108_3851797.shtml

“Bruce Lee: Kung Fu.Art.Life Exhibition Extends to 2020”, Press Release, Hong Kong SAR Government. July 17, 2018

https://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/201807/17/P2018071700596.htm

“Historical Sites of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen's Activities in Hawaii”, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Hawaii Foundation, October 18, 2008

http://sunyatsenhawaii.org/2008/10/18/dr-sun-historical-sites/

“City to Dedicate Statue and Rename Park to Honor Dr. Sun Yat Sen”, Press Release, Department of Information, City and County of Honolulu, USA. November 12, 2007

https://www.honolulu.gov/it/test-news-releases-2007/3585-city-to-dedicate-statue-and-rename-park-to-honor-dr-sun-yat-sen.html

“Bronze statue of Sun Yat-sen unveiled at New Museum (with photos)”, Press Releases, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government. November 7, 2006
https://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/200611/07/P200611070115.htm

Publication as Author

“One Hundred Years of Liu Kai-qu”, Art At Heart: Sculpture Exhibition of Chu Tat Shing, Fu Zhong Wang, editor-in-chief (Hubei, China: Hubei Fine Arts Publishing House, 2019): 147-149

“Walking Along”, Art At Heart: Sculpture Exhibition of Chu Tat Shing, Fu Zhong Wang, editor-in-chief (Hubei, China: Hubei Fine Arts Publishing House, 2019): 155-166

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