1963

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Cornell University, New York, USA

1964

 

Master of Arts Degree from Columbia University, New York, USA

 

1973

Returned to live and work in Hong Kong. She has taught in the Department of Fine Arts of The University of Hong Kong, The Chinese

University of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Arts Centre.

 

selected solo exhibitions
2018

 “Wandering Colours and Light”, Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China

2011

 

“Colour‧Ink‧Nancy Chu Woo”, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong, China

 

2009

“Luminous Colours and Resonant Ink: Nancy Chu Woo”, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

“Colours and Ink in Harmony: Nancy Chu Woo”, Guangzhou Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China 

2007

 

“Coloratura: Nancy Chu Woo”, University Museum and Art Gallery, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

“The Art of Nancy Chu Woo”, the Parliament House, Ottawa, Canada

 

2005 

 

“Lightness of Form”, Peter Bartlow Gallery, Chicago, USA

 

2001

 

“Nancy Chu Woo: Songs of the Earth”, Wetterling Teo Gallery, Singapore

 

1999

 

“Recent Paintings: Nancy Chu Woo”, Peter Bartlow Gallery, Chicago, USA

 

1997

 

“Paintings by Nancy Chu Woo”, Guangzhou Art Museum, Guangzhou, China

 

1994

 

“Paintings by Nancy Chu Woo”, Stein Bartlow Gallery, Chicago, USA

1993

 

“The Emerging Harmony of Forms: Nancy Chu Woo”, Fung Ping Shan Museum, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

1989

 

“Beyond Ink and Colour: Paintings by Nancy Chu Woo”, Chinese Culture Institute, Boston, USA

“Works on Paper: Paintings by Nancy Chu Woo”, Art Triform Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

1988

 

“Silent Poetry: Chinese Paintings by Nancy Chu Woo”, Ruschman Gallery, Indianapolis, USA

1987

 

“Nancy Chu Woo: Drawings and Paintings of the Human Figure”, Department of Fine Arts, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

 

 
SELECTED grOup EXHIBITIONS

2016

 

“Ink Asia 2016”, presented by Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, China

2008

 

“Summer Exhibition”, Cadogan Contemporary, London, UK

“Alumni Exhibition”, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, New York, USA 

2003

 

“The Third Chinese National Oil Painting Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China 

 

2001

 

“The Contemporary Collection”, the Burton Street Gallery, London, UK

 

1991

 

“Six Contemporary Chinese Women Artists”, Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco, San Francisco, USA

 

1989

 

“Art Exhibition in Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of New Asia College”, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

1988

 

“Asian Exhibition of Watercolours”, International Centre, Osaka, Japan

“Contemporary Chinese Paintings: Works on Paper”, East-West Gallery, Chicago, USA

1987

 

“Cornell Artists Exhibition”, Amerika Haus, Cologne, Stuttgart, Munich, Frankfurt, Hanover, Dusseldorf, Germany

“Ten Years of Hong Kong Paintings”, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong, China

“Selected Watercolours by Asian Artists”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan

 

1982

 

“Experimental Watercolours”, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong, China

 

 

collections

Hong Kong Museum of Art

Hong Kong Heritage Museum

The University Museum and Art Gallery of The University of Hong Kong

Guangzhou Museum of Art

 

 

  

Left: Taken with Prof. Peter Kahn at Cornell University, New York, in 1964.

Right: Taken with Lingnan School master Yang Shanshen, in 1964.

 

    

Left: Taken with Mr Wang Jiqian in New York in the 1980s.

Middle: Taken with collector Mr George Bloch in Hong Kong in the 1980s.

Right: Taken with Dr. Carol Michaelson, Project Curator of Chinese Collections - Jade at the British Museum in the 1980s.

 

  

Left: Taken with Mr Zhan Jianjun in front of her painting at Beijing in 1996.

Middle: Taken with Mr Yang Bo Da, former Deputy Director of the Palace Museum in Beijing in 2003.

Right: Taken with Dr. Suzanne McCullagh, former Curator of Prints and Drawings at the Art Institute of Chicago in 2010.