Walasse Ting

(American/Chinese, 1929–2010)

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Walasse Ting

Les Deux Amies

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Walasse Ting

Portrait de Femme

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Walasse Ting

Women with Fans

Biography

Timeline

1928
Born in Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, China
1940
Studied at the Shanghai Art Academy, China
1946
Moved to Hong Kong
1952
Arrived in Paris, France
1958
Moved to New York, US
1974
Became an American citizen
1977
Awarded a fellowship for drawing from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation
2010
Passed away on May 17 in New York, US

Exhibitions

2013
Essence of Contemporary Chinese Art by Alisan Fine Arts, Art Basel in Hong Kong, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong
2012
Important Contemporary Chinese Artists, ART HK 12, Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong International Art Fair, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong
2010
“Walasse Ting (1928-2010) I Love Flowers All My Life” organized by Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong Arts Center, Hong Kong (solo)
Longmen Art Projects, Shanghai (solo)
Hwa’s Gallery, Shanghai (solo)
SOKA Art Center, Taipei (solo)
Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei (solo)
2009
Alisan Fine Arts, ART HK 10, Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Centre, Hong Kong
The Catto Gallery, London (solo)
2008
“Walasse Ting 10th Exhibition”, Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong (solo)
2007
“Exploration: New Ink Art Shanghai 2007” (3rd Shanghai Ink Biennale),
2001
Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong (solo)
Yibo Gallery, Shanghai (solo)
2000
Scheringa Museum, Spanbroek, Netherlands (solo)
1999
The Catto Gallery, London (solo)
1998
Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong (solo)

Public Collections

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
Rockeferller University, New York
Randers Museum, Denmark
Silkeborg Kunstmuseum, Denmark
Musée Cernuschi , Paris
Chrysler Museum, Provincetown
Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit
Chicago Art Institue, Chicago
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena