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artist , educator

Mei Ki Kam, Chinese, American Artist, educator. Certified interior decorator. Recipient Medal of Honor American Artist Professional League, 1993.

Background

Kam, Mei Ki was born on August 8, 1938 in Chungshan, China. Arrived in Hong Kong, 1966. Daughter of Yuk Tung and Chi Sand (Young) Cheung.

Education

Student, New York University, 1967-1968;student, Art Student League, New York City, 1977-1978.

Career

Instructor Jackson Heights Art Club, New York City, 1985-1986. Workshops Pastel Society of America, 1987, 89, 99, 2000, Art League Nassau County, 1986, Jackson Height Art Club, 1985-1986, Salmagundi Club, 1982-1985, Long Island Art Guild, 1984.

Achievements

  • Certified interior decorator.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Artwork exhibited in numerous professional publications including The Best of Pastel 2, Drawing with Pastel, The Artist, International Artist, among others.

Membership

Member United States Coast Guard Artists, Pastel Society of America (board directors 1990, instructor 1987-1988, Morilla Canson Talens award 1986-1987, Sidney Kalikow award 1992), Hudson Valley Art Association (Watercolor for Excellence award 1985), Salmagundi Club (art committee 1983-1994, instructor 1982-1985), Pastel Society of America, American Artists Professional League, American Watercolor Society, Allied Artists American, Knickerbocker Artists, Audubon Artists.

Connections

Married Raymond Y.W. Chow, October 9, 1963. Children: Vanki W., Dominic C.

father:
Yuk Tung Cheung

mother:
Chi Sand (Young) Cheung

spouse:
Raymond Y.W. Chow

children:
Vanki W. Kam

Dominic C. Kam