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Hu Chua

Hu Chua, Chinese artist. Recipient 1st prize Art Association Philippines, 1958; diploma and medal of 4th Centenaire Peter Paul Rubnes, International Festival, 1978. Member Art Association Philippines, International Committee for Centenaries Raymond Duncan and Isadora (Paris), Surindependents (Paris), Visual Individualists United (United States). Book: Chua Hu Oil Painting, 1971.

Background

  • Chua, Hu was born on August 10, 1929 in Chingkang, Fukien, China. Son of Sit Key Chua and Tu Company.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Malayan College, Manila, 1956.

    Career

    • One-man shows include: Art Association of Philippines, 1958, City Exhibition Hall, Hong Kong, 1974, Leland Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan, 1974, Galeries Raymond Duncan, Paris, 1976, Ligoa Duncan Gallery, New York City, 1977, Galeries Raymond, Paris, 1978, Galeries Breteuil, Paris, 1979. Group shows include: Philippine-Chinese Artists League, Taipei, 1959, Federation Filipino-Chinese Artists, Taipei, 1973, Société Nationale des Beaux Arts, Paris, 1979, 81. Innovator of hanging paintings.

      President Philippine Chinese Artists League, 1958-1959.

    Membership

    Member Art Association Philippines, International Committee for Centenaries Raymond Duncan and Isadora (Paris), Surindependents (Paris), Visual Individualists United (United States). Book: Chua Hu Oil Painting, 1971.

    Connections

    • Married Aida Co, June 8, 1957. Children– Willy, Lily, Charles.
    • father: Sit Key Chua
    • mother: Tu Co
    • spouse: Aida Co
    • children: Willy Chua
    • Lily Chua
    • Charles Chua
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    Born August 10, 1929
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    Han