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Hu Chua

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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