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锺金钩博士-中文履历
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Born 1934, Ipoh, Malaysia


EDUCATION:
1961 BA (Fine Art) National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan.
1968 MFA, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York, USA
1980-81 ACLS-Fulbright Research Fellow, USA.


POSITION
2009 - Hon. Academic Adviser, Malaysian Institute of Art, Kuala Lumpur.
1988 – Date Chairman, Federation of Asian Artists, Malaysia Committee.
 
 
FORMER POSITIONS
2000-2009 President & CEO, Malaysian Institute of Art, Kuala Lumpur.
1994-1999 Vice President, Malaysian Institute of Art. Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia.
1989-1994 Dean, School of Fine Art, LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts, Singapore.
1969-1989 Lecturer/Senior lecturer/Head, Fine Art Department, Faculty of Art and Design,
MARA Institute of Technology now a University (UiTM)
1967-1968 Head of Art Department, United Nations International School, NYC, USA
1957-1965 Primary & high school art teacher


AWARD & PRIZES
1988 3rd. prize in Mural Competition, Association of Banks, Malaysia.
1985 2nd. Prize (Landscape) in P.N.B. Art Competition, Kuala Lumpur.
1980 Awarded MACEE-ACLS-Fulbright Hays Research Fellowship
1977 Minor prize in “Painting and Graphic Art Open Competition”, National Art Gallery, Malaysia.
1967 1st. prize (Drawing) and 2nd. prize (Water Colour) in Virginia Beach Art Show, USA.Consulate award, Annual Exhibition of SUMI-E Painting, N.Y.C.USA.
1966 Received a Lee Foundation grant to further study in USA.
 1965  Awarded FULBRIGHT-HAYS Scholarship to study art in USA.
 
COLLECTION (WORKS COLLECTED BY:)
 

Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, USA (prints)
National Art Gallery, Malaysia
Fukuoka Asian Art  Museum , Fukuoka, Japan
Taipei Fine Art Museum, Taiwan
National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan
Frederikshavn Art Museum, Denmark
National Taiwan Museum of Art, Taichung, Taiwan
Singapore Art Museum ( National Art Gallery )
Guangdong Museum of Art
Petronas Art Gallery, Malaysia
Bank Negara (National Bank of Malaysia)
Kyushu Sangyo University Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan.
Art Museum, Guangzhou Fine Art Academy, University City,Guangzhou,China.
Perak Art Foundation.
Kedah State Art Gallery, Malaysia
Museum Art Gallery, University of Science, Malaysia
University of the Pacific, Stockton, California, USA
Kampo Harada Collection, Kyoto, Japan
The Aldrich Collection, University of Brighton
Fukuoka Cultural Foundation
Malaysia Airlines
Esso, Mobil and Shell Companies in Malaysia
Chung Khiaw Bank & Lee Wah Bank (UOB)
Chase Manhattan Bank (KL)
Corporate & private collection at home and abroad


GUEST CURATOR FOR:
1988-2005 Curator,3rd - 25th Asian International Art Exhibition (AIAE)
2004 Guest Curator, Contemporary Art of Malaysia At The Turn of the 21st Century at the Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou. (March)

Guest Curator, Contemporary Art From China at the National Art Gallery: Visual Expression From  Paper and Ink. (January)
1999 Curator for Malaysian Contemporary Art Exhibition, China Museum of Art, Beijing, China. (August)
1988 Curator for the 3rd Perdana Art Exhibition by Malaysia Artists’ Association held at the National Art Gallery. (March)
1987 Curator for Inspirasi Pahang Art Exhibition by Malaysia Artists’ Association. (November)
 
 
PUBLICATION- EXHIBITION CATALOGUES
2006
“Choong Kam Kow Solo Exhibition – An Evolving Creative Journey” (Fukuoka Asian Art Museum.)
2004
The Art of Choong Kam Kow (Solo exhibition in Guangdong Museum of Art)
1998
“The Works of Choong Kam Kow in the 90’s – Paper Reliefs & Paintings” (Solo exhibition at University of Brighton Art Gallery)
1992 “Choong Kam Kow – Paper Relief & Paintings” (Solo exhibition in Taiwan Museum of Art)
1991 “Choong Kam Kow – Paper Relief & Paintings” (Solo exhibition in Taipei Museum of Fine Art)
1988 “Choong Kam Kow – Paper Relief & Paintings” (Solo exhibition in Denmark)
 
 
ONE-MAN SHOW:
2006 Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan.
2004 Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China
1999 Art Gallery University of Wolverhampton, UK

Art Gallery University of Northumbria, Newcastle, UK
1998 Art Gallery, University of Brighton, UK.
1992 Taiwan Museum of Art, Tai Chung Taiwan.

Touch Stone Gallery, Hong Kong
1991 Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan.
1998 Frederikshavn Art Museum, Denmark

The Bank for Public Employment, Copenhagen, Denmark
1975 Asian Art Museum, University of Malaya, KUALA Lumpur, Malaysia.
1970 Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
1968 AVIS ROHR Gallery, Camden, N.J. USA.

The Abacus Art Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

New Masters Art Gallery, N.Y.C. USA
1967 Pratt Graduate Art Gallery, N.Y.C.  USA.
1966-1967 International Centre, N.Y.C. USA.
1965 Ipoh, Malaysia
 
 
GROUP SHOW: 
2011

Semangat Chandan II, Galeri Chandan, Kuala Lumpur. (March)

Malaysian Gems Exhibition, KL Lifestyle Art Space, Kuala Lumpur. (April)

2011 International Paper Art Exhibition,Chung Shan National Gallery, Dr, Sun Yet-Sen Memorial Hall, Taipei,Taiwan. (May)

2010

Pre-Mongolia 25th Asian International Art Exhibition, Galeri Chandan, Kuala Lumpur. (April)

25th Asian International Art Exhibition, Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. (14.09.2010 - 21.11.2010)

2009 24th Asian International Art Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Malaysia. (20.11.2010 - 31.01.2011)
2008 Susur Masa (Timelines) Exhibition, Natiional Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.
Semangat Chandan Art Exhibition,Galeri Chandan, Kuala Lumpur.
23rd Asian International Art Exhibition, Art Museum, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art, University City, Guangzhou, China.
2007 50 Exhibition – Journeys Through Nationhood, R.A. Fine Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.
Merdeka 50 - A celebration of  Malaysian Art, Islamic Art Museum, Kuala Lumpur.
22nd Asian InternationalArt Exhibition, Selasar Sunaryo Art Space, Bandung, Indonesia.
2006 Malaysia -Vietnam Art Show, Museum of Fine Art, Hanoi, Vietnam.     
21st Asian International Art Exhibition,Singapore Art Museum.
2005 20TH Asian International Art Exhibition, Ayala Museum, Manila, Philippines.
Malaysia-Vietnam Art Show, SGM Cultural Center, Kuala Lumpur.

19TH Asian International Art Exhibition, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan

“Identity versus Globalization, Chiangmai Art Museum & National Art Gallery,
Thailand and  Dahlem Museum, Berlin, Germany.
2004 Continuities: Contemporary Art of Malaysia at the Turn of the 21st Century, Guangdong
Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China
2003 Post 17th AIAE, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

18th Asian International Art Exhibition, Hong Kong Heritage Museum. Hong Kong SAR.
2002 Asia Fine Art Professors Art Exhibition, Changwon, Korea

2002 Anseong International Art Exhibition, Korea.

17th Asian International Art Exhibition, Daejeon Municipal Museum of Art, Korea.

16th Asian International Art Exhibition, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China.

End of Growth? International Art Exhibition, Art Museum, Chiangmai University
& Silpakorn University Art centre, Thailand.
2001 Asian Art 2000 - A Vision of Change, University of Brighton Art Gallery, Brighton, UK.
2000 15th Asian International Art Exhibition, Tainan County Cultural Center, Taiwan.
1999 “Malaysian Contemporary Art Exhibition” China Museum of Art, Beijing, China.

“Aku-Self Portrait” Exhibition, Galeri Petronas, Kuala Lumpur

14th Asian International Art Exhibition, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan
1998 Rupa Malaysia - A decade of Art 1987-1997 at Brunei Gallery
School of Oriental and African Studies, London University (Presented by the National Art Gallery, Malaysia)

Pekan Seni Ipoh III International Exhibition - Ipoh, Malaysia

13th Asian International Art Exhibition - National Art Gallery, Malaysia
1997 12th Asian International Art Exhibition, Macau SAR.

Pekan Seni Ipoh II International Art Exhibition - Ipoh, Malaysia

“Art to Heart” Galeri Petronas, Kuala Lumpur
1996 “Art Exhibition - Pekan Seni Ipoh” Ipoh, Malaysia
Asian Contemporary Art Exhibition ‘96, Art Center, Seoul, Korea.
11th Asian International Art Exhibition, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manila, Philippines.

“Visual Essence” MIA Faculty Show at Petronas Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.
1995 “2nd Generation Artists Show” Petronas Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

10th Asian International Art Exhibition, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore.

“Human View” Asian Contemporary Art Exhibition, Gallery Doll, Seoul, Korea.
1994 9th Asian International Art Exhibition, Taiwan National Museum of History, Taipei.

“Beuty of Fibre” Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Malaysia.

“East meets West” Art Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, Marina Mandarin Hotel, Singapore.
1993 FAA 8th Asian International Art Exhibition, Fukuoka Museum of Art, Fukuoka, Japan.
1992 7th Asian International Art Exhibition, Bandung, Indonesia.

6th Asian International Art Exhibition Tagawa Museum of Art, Japan.
1991 “The Question of Identity” Art Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Malaysia.

Malaysian Contemporary Art Exhibition, Muraokaya Art Gallery, Fukuoka.
1990 Malaysian Contemporary Art Exhibition Touring 4 cities in Germany.

SOUTH OF THE WORLD International Art Exhibition, Marsala, Poliamo & Milan, Italy.

Open Show, National Art Gallery, Malaysia.

5th Asian International Art Exhibition (AIAE), National Art Gallery, Malaysia.

3rd Asian-European Biannial, Museum of Contemporary Art, Ankara, Turkey.

Malaysian Images & Expression, an international art exhibition organized by the National Art Gallery, Malaysia.
1989 3rd Biannial of Havana, Cuba.

4th Asian International Art Exhibition (AIAE), Seoul Metropolitan Museum of Art, Korea.

TITIAN II Art Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
1988 3rd Asian International Art Exhibition (AIAE), Fukuoka Museum of Art, Japan.

Contemporary Paintings of Malaysia, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, L.A. California, USA.

Contemporary Paintings of Malaysia at National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

3rd Perdana Art Exhibition at National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.

Manifestation of 3 Arts at Town Hall, Kuala Lumpur.
1987 Inspirasi  Pahang Art Exhibition at Ausralian High Commission, Kuala Lumpur.

Malaysian Art 1957 - 1987 at National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.

Tasik Cini Art  Exhibition at Australian High Commission, Kuala Lumpur.

10 Kia Peng Art Centre Inaugural Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur.

Faculty Show - ITM, School of Art & Design, at National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.
1986 “Space” Art Exhjibition, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

Dimension ‘86, Kuala Lumpur.

Invitational Exhibition at Currency Museum, National Bank of Malaysia.

Open Art Show, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.

1986 Contemporary Asian Exhibition at National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea.

PERDANA II Exhibition (PPM) at Australian High Commission, Kuala Lumpur.
1985 Endau Rompin Heritage Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.

2-man joint show at Yowchuan Plaza, Kuala Lumpur.

2-man joint show at Daya Bumi Complex, Kuala Lumpur.

Faculty Show - ITM, School of Art & Design, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.

KIS ‘85 International Art Exhibition, KUNSAN, Korea.

Open Art Show, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, (also toured to Sabah & Sarawak).

ASEAN International Mobile Art Exhibition in Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Manila & Jakarta.

ASPACAE ‘85 International Art Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur.

2nd. Asian International Art Exhibition, Fukuoka Museum of Art, Japan.

International Ink and Brush Painting Exhibition, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei.
1984 Open Art Show, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.

ASEAN International Mobile Art Exhibition at Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Manila, Singapore and Bangkok..
1983 International Art Exhibition, Taipeh Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan.

International Contemporary Ink Paitning Exhibition, Seoul, Korea.

2nd. Asian Art Biennale, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Open Art Show, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.

International Contemporary Ink Painting Exhibition, Singapore.

“Titian” Art Exhibition, Museum Art Gallery, Singapore.
1982 International Contemporary Ink Painting Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur.

Malaysian Artists’ Association Annual Exhibition, Penang, Malaysia.
1981 1st Asian Art Biennale, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
1980 ASEAN International Art Exhibition, Jakarta, Indonesia.
1979 Salon Malaysia, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.
1978 “Malaysian Art 1965-1978” held at Commonwealth Institute, London.
1977 Painting and Graphic Art Competition & Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Malaysia (Won Minor Award).

Malaysian Art Since Independence (1957-1977) National Art Gallery, Malaysia.
1976 Modern Sculpture of Malaysia, National Art Gallery, Malaysia.
1975 National Unity Art Show, Kuala Lumpur.
1973 Poet & Painter Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur.
1972 National Invitation Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Malaysia.

“Trend ‘72” (3-Artists Joint Show) Singapore & Penang. Malaysia.

ASEAN International Art Exhibition, Singapore.
1971 Malaysian Art 1931-1971, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur.
1970 Malaysian Art Exhibition at EXPO ‘70, Osaka, Japan.
1968 “Four Artists Joint Show” at Gallery of Modern Art, Frederisksburg, Virginia, USA.
1963-70 Annual Art Exhibition, National Art Gallery, Malaysia (1963, 1964, 1968, 1969, 1970).

update: 15.10.2010

锺金钩博士-中文履历

 

To-date, the publication of his work includes

  • Choong Kam Kow – Paper Reliefs & Paintings” -1988
  • Choong Kam Kow – Paper Reliefs & Paintings” , 1991 – Taipei Fine Arts Museum
  • Choong Kam Kow – Paper Reliefs & Paintings” , 1992 – Natioanl Museum of Art,Taichung
  • The Works of Choong Kam Kow in the 90’s - Paper Reliefs & Paintings”, 1998 – Brighton University, U.K.
  • The Art of Choong Kam Kow – Manifestation of Culture and Nature” ,  2004 – Guangdong Museum or Art, China.
  • Choong Kam Kow Solo Exhibition – An Evolving Creative Journey”, 2006 – Fukuoka Asian Art Museum.

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