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Emily Cheng, American Artist. National Endowment for Humanities fellow, 1982-1983. F C.


Cheng, Emily was born on July 28, 1953 in Manhattan, New York, United States. Daughter of Chi Kuan and Elizabeth Cheng.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School Design, 1975; student, New York Studio School, New York City, 1974, 77, 78.


  • Other Work

    • One person shows include White Columns, New York City, 1985, Lang & O'Hara Gallery, New York City, 1987, 88, 90, The Bronx Museum, 1989, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, 1990, David Beitzel Gallery, New York City, 1992, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, 1994, Hanart T.Z Gallery, Hong Kong, 1996, Bravin Post Lec, 1997, Metropolitan Museum Manila, 1997, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, 1998, 2002, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Geneva, New York, 2001, Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri, 2001, Winston-Wachter Mayer Gallery, New York City, 2002, Houghton House Gallery, New York, 2002, Plum (New York ) Blossom Gallery, 2004, Ayala Museum, Manila, Philippines, 2005. Group shows include Center for the Arts, San Francisco, 1994, Debs & Company, New York, 1998, Byron Cohen, Kansas City, Missouri, 1998, Jan Oulman Gallery, Minneapolis, 1998, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, 1998, Municipal Museum Gyor, Hungary, 1999, Exit Art, New York, 1999, Ayala Museum, Manila, 1999, Mills Gallery Boston (Massachusetts) Center for the Arts, 2000, American Academy Arts and Letters, New York City, 2000, Newhouse Center, Staten Island, 2000, Boston Center for Arts, 2000, Sotheby's, New York City, 2001, Katonah Museum, New York 2001, DDM Warehouse, Shanghai, China, 2002, Massachusetts Museum Contemporary Art, North Adams, Massachusetts, 2004.


Married David Aiken Humphrey, July 20, 1980. 1 child, Simone.

Chi Kuan

Elizabeth Cheng

David Aiken Humphrey

Simone Cheng