Timeline

1921
Born in Shanghai, China
1948
Graduated from Chengtse Art College, T’anyang, Jiangsu
1949
Left China to teach in Taipei
1958
Founded “Chinese Watercolour Society” in Taipei
1960
Honourable mention at USIS/Taipei
1963
Honourable mention at Sao Paolo Biennial VII
1967
Awarded “Best Watercolorist of the Year” Taipei
1970
Invited by USIS to give a speech at Taipei Lincoln Center on American Culture
1986
Invited by Pacific Asia Travel Association to give painting demonstrations in Berlin, Germany
1987
Invited by PATA to give painting demonstrations in New York, Washington DC, Chicago, San Francisco and Los Angeles
1990
Awarded “The Supreme Painter in Arts” by The International University, USA

Exhibitions

2012
Group Exhibition of Chang Chieh, Chinyee, Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong
2009
Solo Exhibition, No.1 Art Museum, Shanghai, China
2006
Solo Exhibition, Yibo Art Gallery, Shanghai, China
2000
Solo Exhibition, Howard Salon, Taipei, Taiwan
1999
Solo Exhibition, Miami, Fla, USA; Shanghai and Taipei Arts Fairs
1998
"Chang Chie's New Painting," Taiwan Museum of Art, Taichung, Taiwan
1997
Participated in the Taipei and Singapore International Art Fairs
1996
“The Gem World of Chang Chieh,” National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Taipei
1994
National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan; Solo Exhibition, Cafe Gallery, Singapore
1992
“Chinese Water Ink” solo show in Kander’s Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
1991
“Of Flowers and Places” organised by Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
1989
Solo Exhibition in Singapore, Taipei and Kaohsiung
1987
“Flowers by Chang Chieh” orgainsed by Alisan Fine Arts, Tokyo American Club, Japan
1985
Solo exhibition at the Rockefeller Gallery, New York; Arts Promotion, Hong Kong
1983
“Flowers” sponsored by Arts Promotion at Hong Kong Art Centre
1981
Solo Exhibition, Arts Promotion (Alisan Fine Arts), Hong Kong
1978
“Contemporary Chinese Art from Taiwan” Hong Kong Art Centre
1977
“Ten Leading Chinese Artists Exhibition,” Japan
1976
“10 Leading Chinese Artists," Dai-ichi Annual Exhibition, Japan
1975
“Chang Chieh’s Lotus Art Exhibition” National Museum of History, Taipei
1975
“Chinese Contemporary Artists Exhibition” City Hall, Hong Kong
1974
Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
1970
Solo Exhibition, City Hall, Hong Kong
1968–1969
Solo exhibition, New York, Washington, San Francisco, organised by Sino-American Cultural Association and Pacific University
1967
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
1965
National History Museum, Taipei
1965
Contemporary Free Chinese Art Exhibition, Tokyo
1964
Works tour Africa; solo exhibition, Taipei
1963
Sao Paulo Biennial VII, Brazil
1962
Saigon International Art Exhibition I, Vietnam
1961
National Art Museum, Tokyo
1959
Sao Paulo Biennial V, Brazil
1957
Sao Paulo Biennial International Art Exhibition, IV, Brazil
1950
Solo Watercolour shown in Changhua, Tainan and Taipei