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Ming Zhou

Born in 1961
 / Died in 2006

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Biography

Ming Zhou was born in 1961 in Shanghai, China and came to Canada in 1988.He studied at the Decorative Art Department of Shanghai Light Industry University
Studied Chinese and Western painting, 1979-1982 and at Columbia University, NY, 1986.He has participated in many shows in Canada, the U.S. and China often with the Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour of which he is a member. Ming has won many awards for his elegant and unique watercolour style.

BORN:
1961, Shanghai, China
Came to Canada in 1988

DIED:
Toronto, 2006

Studied at

Decorative Art Department of Shanghai Light Industry University
Studied Chinese and Western painting, 1979-1982
Studied art and painting at Columbia University, NY, 1986

Member of

2006, Ontario Society of Artists
Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour
Chinese Artists Association
Chinese Water Colour Painters Association
Youth Association of Shanghai Water Colour Painters

Solo Exhibitions

Young Fox Gallery, Toronto, 1991, 1993
Roberts Gallery, Toronto, 2003

Group Exhibitions

Artistic Drawing Exhibition, Kuwait, 1982 (first prize winner)
China Water Colour Exhibit, Shanghai, 1985 (first prize winner)
Contemporary Chinese Water Colour Paintings, England, 1986
"In Memory of Beethoven on the 215th Anniversary of his Birth"
Chinese Art Gallery, New York, 1987
Fourth Toronto Indoor Artist's Fair, 1990 (first prize winner)
Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour each year from 1990
Three Watercolour Artists, 2005