ARTIST PROFILE

NAME (ENG) Amy Cheng
NAME (CHI) 鄭桂苑
SEX F
WORK & STAY
ARTWORK WEBSITE https://amychengk2.wixsite.com/amycheng
CREATIVE NATURE Chinese Painting
Painting
Community art
BIOGRAPHY (ENG)
(within 2000 Characters)
Amy Cheng received her BA (Hons) Visual Arts from the Academy of Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University in 2010. She keeps on working in the art field after graduation. In the past few years, she has worked on different medium, and recently she focused on Chinese medium and community art creation. Cheng is passionate in promoting and sharing arts with the public and thus, she set up TO: studio with friends in 2011. Through different activities and exhibition, they tried to provide a platform for people to experience art.

Cheng’s works are mainly inspired from the ordinary things in daily life. She thinks that we often miss out the details in our life due to the bustling living. Our life and living should not be stereotyped but unique. Through different artworks, Cheng try to communicate and share her belief with the public reminding people to live with their soul.
BIOGRAPHY (CHI)
(within 1000 Characters)
2010年畢業於香港浸會大學視覺藝術院,畢業後投入於藝術行政工作及創作。鄭桂苑曾涉獵不同媒介之創作,現專注於中國繪畫及公眾藝術。鄭氏渴望與公眾推廣及分享藝術,2011年她與友人成立TO: studio,透過藝術教育、定期的展覽及工作坊等途徑,提供一個讓人從中體驗藝術的平臺。

鄭氏的作品多取材於日常生活中的平凡事物,她認為在繁忙的生活中,我們很常略過很多細節,生活單一而公式化。每個人的生命及生活都是獨特的,不應單跟隨社會的框框。鄭氏希望透過其創作與大眾分享其信念,提醒人們,靈魂要活著。 
TRAINING
BACKGROUND
2007 - 2010
Hong Kong Baptist University
BA(Hon) Visual Art
SELECTED EXHIBITION(S) 2018
"Hakka - Guest & Home Art Exhibition"
OM Arts International,
OM Taiwan Canaan Community Transformation Centre (Tungluo train station, Tai Wan)

"Incarnate Art Festival 2018"
OM Arts International, Centro Evangelical Isola (Italy)

2013
“Last…”Joint Exhibition of Amy Cheng and Yuki Lam
TO: Studio

2012
“Present; Now” Joint Exhibition of Yuki Lam and Amy Cheng
TO: Studio

2011
“C Through…”Art Exhibition of AVA Christian Students
Academy of Visual Arts, HKBU

2010
“ Solos- AVA Graduation Exhibition 2010”
Academy of Visual Arts, HKBU

2010
“Student Exhibition at Victoria House 2010”
Friends of Hong Kong Museum of Art

2009-10
“Budding Winter”- Parking the Park, Tuen Mun Park
Home Affairs Bureau

2009
“The Hong Kong Jockey Club Point To Point Site Specific Art”
Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation Limited

2009
“ Bubbles “- The Students Exhibition of Glass,
Academy of Visual Arts, HKBU
AWARD(S)
OTHER INFORMATION Art related Experience
2012 - 2017 (except 2015)
“Standard Chartered Arts in the Park Mardi Gras”,
Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation
- Art Stall Artist

12/2012
The 1st Care Poverty Day “See the Unseen Poor” (「第一屆關懷貧窮日『看不/得見的貧窮』」), Mission to New Arrival Ltd
Art consultation and Art Installation Creation

11/2012
“Standard Chartered Arts in the Park Mardi Gras 2012”, Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation
Art Stall Artist

12/2011
“Care Poverty Carnival” (「關懷貧窮嘉年華」), Mission to New Arrival Ltd
Art consultation

03/2011-2013
TO:studio, art residency at Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre(JCCAC), L6-05
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