Artist: Tony Chu
mixed media on watercolour paper
17 x 13 inches
Tony Chu was born in China, raised in Hong Kong, and migrated to Canada in 1996.
He has worked as a gallery attendant at Richmond Art Gallery since September 2008, as a gallery coordinator (volunteer) at Basic Inquiry Studio Gallery in Vancouver since August 2009.
From 2006 to 2009. He studied in University of British Columbia with Additional Art History Courses on First Nations and Asian Arts
From 2004 to 2006 Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design BFA – Major in Visual Arts
From 2000 to 2004 Langara College Diploma of Fine Arts
He says in his artist statement “Globally, air pollution is a major concern. My current work is about Trees, Forests and Smog. Hopefully, we learn from the past mistake and protect our environment.”