About the Artist

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HENRY HO

15 Cranleigh Dr.
Markham, Ontario, Canada
L3R 8L3

AWARDS:

1998 Juror’s Award: Scarborough Art’s Council Juried Art Show (Canada)

1989 Golden Award: Best Publication of Art, Hong Kong Urban Council (Hong Kong);

1986 Certificate of Distinction: Philippe Charriol Foundation, Contemporary Art Competition (Hong Kong).

WORK IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:

1993 Human Mark, mix-media painting, Canadian Museum of Civilization, Ottawa, Ontario.

2005 The Law and the Fate, mix-media installation painting, The Federick Horsman Varley Gallery of Markham, Ontario.

2014 The Auspicious Horse, ink and wash painting, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto, Ontario.

2016 Flying Clouds, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese Brush Art Association of Canada, Toronto.

GALLERY REPRESENTATIONS:

• Art Beatus Gallery (Vancouver, China, Hong Kong);
• Energy Gallery (Toronto, Canada);
• New Art Dynasty (Beijing, China);
• Wellon Consultants Limited (Hong Kong).

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2014: ” Tai Chi Horse Painting Exhibition” Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto

2010: “Tai Chi Calligraphy Exhibition & Performance.” Ji Hong Tai Chi Studio, Toronto;

2006: “The Unknown Energy: Ink and Wash Abstract Paintings.” District Lofts Gallery;

2005: “Motion In Calligraphy: Contemporary Calligraphy.” Art Beatus Gallery;

2004: “Heavenly Strength: Contemporary Calligraphy Exhibition.” Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto;

1997: “Contemporary Calligraphy.” First Institute of Art and Design;

1992: “Abstract Painting Exhibition.” Consilium Gallery;

1991: “Ink and Wash Paintings.” Sing Tao Gallery;

1988: “Henry Ho’s Solo Exhibition.” Landmark Mansion Gallery;

1996: “Henry Ho’s Solo Exhibition.” Fringe Festival Exhibition;

1985: “The World Caricature Exhibition.” The First Institute of Art and Design.

MULTI- AND INTER-ART PERFORMANCES:

2016: “The Moving Image of Chi: A Multi-Media Action Brushwork Art Performance.” Crimson Tea Shop, Toronto, Ont.

2016: “Diversity and Peace: A Multi-Media Art Performance on Stage.” Asian Heritage Month Opening Celebration, Toronto City Hall, Toronto.

2015: “Transcendence of Fire: A Multi-Media Interactive Art Performance on Stage.” Orangized by Alpha Education, Ryerson University, and Hilton Hotel.

2015: “Daoism Presentation and Tai Chi Brushwork Performance.” Asian Heritage Month and Aga Khan Museum, Toronto.

2015: “The Perception in Right Moment: Music-Tai Chi Art Performance.” Asian Heritage Month Opening Celebration, the Metro Hall, Toronto.

2013: “The Frameless: An interactive Art in Action Performance.” Asian Heritage Month, the Metro Hall, Toronto,

2010: “Tai Chi Calligraphy Exhibition & Performance.” Ji Hong Tai Chi Studio, Toronto.

2006: “Opening Performance: Qi Gong Calligraphy.” Heart and Stroke Foundation Gala, Toronto.

2003: “Solo Performance Art: Tai Chi Calligraphy.” Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto.

1999: “Solo Performance Art: National Day Celebration.” The City Hall of Richman Hill, Ontario.

1999: “Horse Painting in Tai Chi Movement Performance.” City Technical College, Toronto.

1997: “Music Action Painting Performance.” First Institute of Art and Design, Hong Kong.

1994: “Interactive Music Action Painting.” 3 Over 3 Studio.

1992: “Music-Dance-Painting: Performance Art.” Toronto College of Art and Design.

1992: “Three Minds One Brush: Performance Art.” Gallery June.

1992: “Lantern Rhapsody: Cultural Performance Art” commissioned by Scarborough Lantern Festival, Festival Hong Kong ’92, Albert Campbell Square of Scarborough Civic Center.

1991: “Solo: Henry Ho’s Tai Chi Painting Performance Art.” Gallery June, Toronto.

SELECTED MEDIA COVERAGE:

2016: Fair Child Broadcasting, September 10th;

2015: Featured interview in Across Magazine;

2007: Fair Child Broadcasting, Feb. 4th;

2006: Artist interview, Living Markham Newspaper, May, p. 6;

2004: Interview, North America Weekly Times, March 20th, pp4-5;

2003: Artist interview, Ming Pao Daily, May 4th;;

2003: Artist interview, Sing Tao Daily, May 15th, p. A4;

2003: Artist interview, Toronto Television on WEB, March 23;

2003: Artist interview, York Region Living-IS Gallery, Rogers Television;

2002: Artist interview, Fair Child Broadcasting, March 4th;

2001: Artist interview, Sing Tao Newspaper, p. A10;

1999: Artist interview, Shaw Broadcasting;

1999: Artist interview, Station News, Common Ground, March, p. 4.

1998: Sing Tao Daily, Common Ground, Oct. 17th;

1998: Ming Pao Daily, Common Ground, Oct. 17th.

EDUCATION:

1991: Contemporary Art, University of Toronto, Canada;

1980: Illustration Art, First Institute of Art Design. Hong Kong;

1980: Graphic Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic Hong Kong;

1978: Communication Art, Bishop Bianchi College, Hong Kong;

1974: Fine Art, Lang Hoi Colle