Chu Teh-Chun

(Chinese/French, 1920–2014)

saison bleue (blue season) by chu teh-chun

Chu Teh-Chun

Saison Bleue (Blue Season), 2006

Biography

Timeline

1920
Born in Jiangsu Province, China
1935
Enrolled in the National College of Arts, Hangzhou, China
1941
Graduated from National College of Arts
Appointed Assistant Tutor at the National College of Arts
1949
Left Nanjing, China for Taipei, Taiwan
1950
Appointed professor in the Department of Architecture at the Taipei School of Industry, Taipei, Taiwan
1951
Taught in the Fine Arts Department at the National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
1955
Arrived in Paris
Attended drawing classes at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière
1958
First solo exhibition at the Haut Pavé Gallery in Paris, France
1969
Participated in the Tenth Biennale in Sao Paulo, Brazil
1980
Became a citizen of France

Exhibitions

2011
"Chu Teh-Chun: Process and Transformation" FEAST Projects, Hong-Kong (solo)
2010
"Da Neve, do Ouro e do Ceu Azul" Macau Art Museum (solo)
"Chu Teh-Chun - of Snow, Gold and Sky Blue" part of the Program of French May Program, organized by French Consulate in Hong Kong and the University Museum and Art Gallery (solo)
"Chu Teh-Chun, Retrospective" The National Art Museum of CHina, Beijing, China (solo)
2009
"The Sound of the Universe" Suzhou Museum of Art, Suzhou, China (solo)
"Chu Teh-Chun" Marlborough Fine Art, London, England (solo)
"Chu Teh-Chun and the Manufacture de Sevres" Musee Guimet, Paris, France (solo)
2008
"Chu Teh-Chun 88 Retrospective" National History Museum of Art, Taipei, Taiwan (solo)
2007
Royal Ueno Museum, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
"Chu Teh-Chun: Pintura Reciente" Marlborough Madrid, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2006
"Chu Teh-Chun: Paintings" Marlborough Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2005
Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China (solo)
2003
Exposition a Chatillon-en-Diois, Paris, France (solo)
"Exposition de peintures sur ceramique" Galerie de la Bouquinerie de l'Institut, Paris, France
Inauguration and Symphony Festival at Shanghai Opera, Shanghai Opera, Shanghai, China
"Listen to the Universe" Jung Yi University, Taichung, Taiwan
"remiere presentation publique de Symphonie Festive au Palais Garnier, Palais Garnier, Paris
2002
Galerie Darga, Bali, Indonesia
Exhibition of Lithographs, Angel Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
2001
Museum of Art, Guangdong, China
Second Traveling Exhibition in the Far East, the French Association for Artistic Action, Pusan Metropolitan Museum, Pusan, South Korea

Public Collections

Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, France
Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Maison de la Culture de la Société des Eaux, Marseille, France
Musée d’Art Contemporain, Dunkerque, France
Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville, Paris, France
Musée Bertrand, Chateauroux, France
Musée de Pierrefeu, Nice, France
Museum of Contemporary Art, Liège, Belgium
National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan
Olympic Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland
Shanghai Opera House, Shanghai, China
Taipei Fine Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Taiwan Museum of Art, Taichung, Taiwan