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CHEE KEONG KUNG
www.kungcheekeong.com
chee@kungcheekeong.com

b.  Singapore
Lives and works in McLean, Virginia

Solo Exhibitions
2019   Escape Velocity, Fred Schnider Gallery of Art, Arlington, VA
2018   Oblique Horizons, Fisher Gallery at The Schlesinger Arts Center, Alexandria, VA
2017   Trajectories, Artists Circle Fine Art, North Potomac, MD
2016   Lines/Edges, Blackrock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD
            Structured Environments, The Gray Gallery, Winchester, VA
2015   Adjacent Amplitudes, Fisher Gallery at Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC

Group Exhibitions
2019   Strictly Painting Biennial, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA
            The Transformative Power of the Written Word, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washinghton, DC
            Night, Strathmore Galleries, Bethesda, MD
2018   Power Lines, American Center for Physics, College Park, MD
            Art Night,
Washington Project for the Arts-Hickok Cole, Washington, DC
            Recollection,
Blackrock Center For The Arts, Germantown, MD
            Marksmanship,
Arts Barn, Gaithersberg, MD
            Mid-Atlantic New Painting Biennial,
Ridderhof Martin Gallery, Fredericksburg, VA
2017   Ulterior Perspective, The Barry Gallery at Marymount University, Arlington, VA
            Art Night,
Washington Project for the Arts-Hickok Cole, Washington, DC
            Emulsion 2017,
East City Art, PEPCO Edison Place Gallery, Washington, DC
            La Vie en Bleu,
Strathmore Galleries, Bethesda, MD
2016   Making Sense: See,Smell,Hear,Taste,Touch, McLean Project For The Arts, McLean, VA
            Emulsion 2016,
East City Art, Gallery O on H, Washington, DC
            Mid-Atlantic New Painting 
Biennial,
Ridderhof Martin Gallery, Fredericksburg, VA
2015   The Billboard Creative Q4 Show (Public Art), The Billboard Creative, Los Angeles, CA
            Material/Method: Contemporary Practices in Painting,
The Gallery at NOVA, Woodbridge, VA
            Strictly Painting 
Biennial,
McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA
            Sometimes A Great Notion,
School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD
            Nor’Easter,
New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
            Emulsion,
East City Art, Gallery O on H, Washington, DC
2014   Transformations: From One Thing To Another, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA
            Emergence 2014: International Artists To Watch,
Galerie Myrtis, Baltimore, MD
            Art Night,
Washington Project for the Arts-Hickok Cole, Washington, DC
            Works On Paper
(e)merge Art Fair, Washington, DC
            MiniSolos,
Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC
2013   Works On Paper,(e)merge Art Fair, Washington, DC

Publications, Reviews, & Awards
2019   Jenkins, Mark. “In the Galleries: At Strathmore, artists illuminate the darkness.” Washington Post 8 Feb 2019
2018   Art Bank Acquisition Award, DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities, Washington, DC
            Semifinalist, Bethesda Painting Awards, Bethesda, MD
            Merit Award, Mid-Atlantic New Painting Biennial, Ridderhof Martin Gallery, Fredericksburg, VA
            Mid-Atlantic New Painting Biennial (catalog), Ridderhof Martin Gallery, Fredericksburg, VA
            TBC/MAG (Issue 1, Dec 2018)The Billboard Creative, Los Angeles, CA
            Bono, Marylou. “Making Their Marks.” The Town Courier 14 Jun 2018
2017    Emulsion 2017 (catalog), East City Art, Washington, DC
           
  Jenkins, Mark. “In the Galleries: Metaphase & Ulterior Perspective.” Washington Post 22 Nov 2017
2016    Art Bank Acquisition Award, DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities, Washington, DC
             Emulsion 2016 (catalog), East City Art, Washington, DC
             Mid-Atlantic New Painting Biennial 
(catalog), Ridderhof Martin Gallery, Fredericksburg, VA
             Hope, Eric. “East City Artnotes: Touchstone Gallery Exhibition Celebrates 40 Years in DC.” East City Art 9 May 2016
             Schafer, Karen. “Tornado Alley Rattles Through Blackrock.” CultureSpotMC.com 10 Aug 2016
2015     
Jenkins, Mark. “In the Galleries: At Hillyer, a Universe of Change, Instability and Chaos.” Washington Post 18 Dec 2015
             Goldman, Edward. “Our Best and Our Worst.” Huffington Post 8 Dec 2015
             Kirkman, Rebekah and Woods, Baynard. “Great Scott: Two very different shows put together by Randall Scott.”
              Baltimore City Paper 3 Feb 2015
              Juror’s Award, Strictly Painting Biennial, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA
              Material/Method: Contemporary Practices in Painting
(catalog), The Gallery at NOVA, Woodbridge, VA
              Emulsion 2015
(catalog), East City Art, Washington, DC
2014
              Emergence 2014: International Artists To Watch (catalog), Galerie Myrtis, Baltimore, MD

Collections
Singapore National Museum Art Gallery
DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities
Royal Dutch Shell, Singapore
Lululemon Athletica
Private collections

Education
M.R.E., Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
B.Arch., University of Houston, Houston, TX