Szelit Cheung 張施烈
Szelit Cheung is a Hong Kong-based artist, engaged in a cross-disciplinary practice including painting, drawings and photography. His current practice resembles the essence of void, explores the connection between presence and emptiness by utilizing simple forms, light and colors as a means to echo and amplify the intangible yet powerful feelings and expressions.
After graduating from The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University (RMIT) in 2012, he works sorely as an artist and continue pursuing his passion for art. His work has been widely exhibition in different places, Include America, France, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong... He has held solo exhibitions that include Substance, Delicate, Something in Between (Yiri Arts, Taiwan, 2017) and Stand II (am space, Hong Kong, 2015). Group exhibitions include Architectural Representation in Chinese Contemporary Art (One Thousand Museum, Miami, America, 2019), Charming Tastes and Fragrance: Literature and Visual Arts Exhibition (Pao Gallerise, Hong Kong Art Centre, Hong Kong, 2018), Has-been-there (Pearl Lam Galleries Hong Kong SOHO, Hong Kong, 2017) and Critical Point (Crane Gallery, Taiwan, 2015).
，19 Aug - 19 Sep 2020Ora-Ora is pleased to announce the first solo exhibition ' ，' of contemporary artist Szelit Cheung from August 19 to September 19, 2020. The exhibition showcases Cheung’s ingenuity on the...Read more
16.52 Sqm Open Sea23 Nov 2018 - 5 Jan 2019Art in the contemporary world is no longer divided by geographical boundaries, yet, the significance of the ocean remains unaltered. More often, the ocean is not depicted as literal and...Read more
Ora-Ora Live — Episode 7: Interview with Szelit CheungJune 19, 2020THIS EPISODE, ORA-ORA VISITS HONG KONG ARTIST SZELIT CHEUNG'S STUDIO, AS HE REFLECTS ON HIS JOURNEY AS A LOCALLY BASED ARTIST. Odetti Tse as Odetti Szelit Cheung as Szelit Odetti: I’m very happy to be visiting your studio today. I have always loved going to different artists’ studios. It is a very rare opportunity to be able to have a behind-the-scenes view of an artist’s creative process and working environment. Szelit: Hello, everyone! I am Cheung Szelit. I specialise in oil painting, pencil sketching, and multimedia photography work....Read more