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Hung Kei Shiu

Hung Kei Shiu (b. 1964) is known for his tiny marks that are often a small hatched line segment, miniscule circle, or a short block of color. Originally one of the first artists at Creativity Explored, Hung Kei Shiu pursued other activities for a number of years, and then re-joined the studio in 2006.

His unassuming marks accumulate, alter size subtly, and are assembled into stunning abstractions and transformations of specific objects. With his natural ability to layer paint, Shiu patiently builds fields of delicate color around and within his marks until the finished artwork echoes with a deep sense of space.

CB2 based both a rug and a pillow design on Shiu's imagery. In addition, his work was exhibited in Outside In: The Art of Inclusion, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland in 2013 and : / - Mark : / - Mark : / - Mark : / -, Baer Ridgeway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA, in 2011 .

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Hung Kei at work




Selected Exhibitions

2015
Here, There and Everywhere, Sheffer Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Forte, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA
A Beautiful Place To Be, Environmental Education Center Tilden Nature Area, Berkeley, CA

2014
Shoerageous, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA

2013
Outside In: The Art of Inclusion, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland

2012
Out of Order, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA
Fabulous, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA
Are We There Yet?, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA
Parallel Visions, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA

2011
SMALL, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA
: / - Mark : / - Mark : / - Mark : / -, Baer Ridgeway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA

2010
Spectrum, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA
Tiger Leaping Gold Mountain, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA

2009
TV and Me, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA

2008
Tasty, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA

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