Galerie Pierre Séguin

Galerie Pierre Séguin

September 27, 2005 11:12 ET

Exclusive exhibition in Canada, in 2005: Chui Wang, Master Impressionist Painter, Known Internationally Will Exhibit at the Galerie Pierre Séguin from October 23 to November 5

L'ILE-PERROT, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 27, 2005) - An exhibition by Canadian artist of international reputation, Chui Wang, will be held at the Galerie Pierre Seguin from October 23 to November 5, 2005.

This unique collection by this impressionist master will include forty recent work. The Galerie Pierre Seguin is situated in the suburbs of Montreal, on Ile Perrot. This exhibition follows a show held in Beijing, China, in early 2005. The show entitled De l'Orient a l'Occident (East meets West) is the only showing in Canada this year.

Chui Wang's career as an artist is exceptional. He was born in China in 1948 and in 1992 immigrated to Canada. He obtained a Bachelors of Art from Hunan University and worked as a designer for the Hunan Film Studios from 1976 to 1978. Painting was his primary interest. He taught oil painting and held workshops at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, where he obtained his masters degree in art in 1980. He became Full Professor and directed the teaching staff until 1988, when he enrolled at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Montpellier, France, within an exchange program between France and China.

During all these years Chui Wang painted. He mastered portrait painting and then adopted an impressionistic style. Between 1976 and 2005 his works were exhibited in at least 50 major art shows throughout China, France, Canada and the United States. Wang has exhibited in at least fifteen solo shows and his works have been illustrated in many publications in France, China and Canada.

His work is found in the following museums in China: Nanjing, Beijing, Wenjiashi and Heilonglian. The Musee de Fontignan and Musee Vendemiaires in France also have some of his work. Many of his oils are part of private and public collections in Canada, France, England and the United States.

The opening of the show "De l'Orient a l'Occident" will be held Sunday October 23, 2005 at the Galerie Pierre Seguin, 61 Grand Boulevard, L'Ile Perrot, near Autoroute 20 and the Galipeau bridge, west of Ste. Anne de Bellevue. www.pseguin.com 514.453.9530 or 1.877.453.9530. The exhibition will be held until November 5, 2005.

The artwork "Petite rue d'eau" by Chui Wang can be viewed on CCNMatthews' web site at the following address: http://www.ccnmatthews.com/docs/chui.jpg

Chui Wang, Petite rue d'eau. Oil 24" x 30"

Chui Wang's biography is found at the following address: http://www.pseguin.com/artistes/wang/chui_wang_bio_ang.htm

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