Cheung, Gordon, (b. 1975), artist

Biographical Information


1975 (was birth date of)


Gordon Cheung is of Hong Kong origin and born in London 1975 where he lives and works. Cheung’s multi-media art capture the hallucinations between the virtual and actual realities of a globalised world oscillating between Utopia and Dystopia. Spray paint, oil, acrylic, pastels, stock listings and ink collide in his works to form epic techno-sublime vistas.

Cheung graduated from the Royal College of Art, 2001 exhibits internationally and was in the largest and most ambitious survey of recent developments in art from the UK; The British Art Show 6 and The John Moores Painting 24. Solo shows include 'The Promised Land', Jack Shainman Gallery, New York and 'The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse', The New Art Gallery Walsall UK. Cheung's first US solo museum exhibition was at the Arizona State University Art Museum in 2010. Cheung's works are in international collections including the Hirshhorn Museum, Whitworth Museum, ASU Art Museum, The New Art Gallery Walsall, Knoxville Art Museum, Hiscox Collection, Progressive Arts Collection, UBS Collection and the Gottesman Collection.

Gordon Cheung’s relationship with CFCCA began in 2004 when he was our second Breathe resident artist. He held a solo exhibition Death by a Thousand Cuts at the gallery in 2008 and participated in the group exhibitions Negotiable Values (2010) and Arrivals and Departures (2011). Gordon was a member of the CFCCA board and was employed as a Talent Scout on the Professional Artists Development (PAD) scheme, 2005-2008. 


artist , artist


British , Hong Kong


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GB3451/OC/6/3/19 : 'Death by a Thousand Cuts', Gordon Cheung, (2008 January 18 - 2008 March 23) ()
GB3451/OC/6/3/27 : 'Negotiable Values', various artists, 2010 January 22 - 2010 April 03) ()
GB3451/OC/9/2/5 : Folder '"Plugged-in Seminar": Developing a Career in the Arts' ()
GB3451/OC/2102/16 : Digital Folder 'Gordon Cheung' (is related to)
GB3451/OC/2101/B/37 : Digital Folder: 'Gordon_Cheung_PV_24.1.08_2010_12_18_1625.7z' ()
GB3451/OC/D/1704/212 : DVD 'GORDON CHEUNG 2002-04' (is related to)
GB3451/OC/1801/C/3/1 : Digital Folder 'Breathe_Gordon_Cheung' (is related to)
GB3451/OC/8/2/2/A : Gordon Cheung: Application (is related to)
GB3451/OC/8/2/2/D : Gordon Cheung: Evaluation ()
GB3451/OC/8/2/2/C : Gordon Cheung: Documentation ()
GB3451/OC/8/2/2/B : Gordon Cheung: Funding and budget ()
GB3451/OC/8/2/2 : Breathe Residency: Gordon Cheung (2004 Mar 01 - 2004 May 31) (is related to
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GB3451/OC/D/1708/8 : CD: 'Gordon Cheung' ()

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Breathe Residency: Gordon Cheung (2004 Mar 01- May 31) (is lent from)
'Tooling up the Chinese Arts Sector' Seminar, (2004 Sep 10) (is lent from)
Seminar: '"Plugged-in": Developing a Career in the Arts', 28 November 2005 (is lent from)
Death by a Thousand Cuts , Gordon Cheung, 18 January - 23 March 2008 (is or was host of)
Negotiable Values, various artists, 2010 Jan 22 - 2010 Apr 03 (is lent from)
Arrivals and Departures, Various artists, Urbis, 2007 Jan 18 -2007 Mar 11 (is lent from)
Gordon Cheung, 2016 Apr 08 - 2016 Jun 19 (is lent from)
'An Evening with Gordon Cheung', (2004 May 27) (Is or was participant in)
Open Studio: Gordon Cheung, 2004 May 20 - 2004 May 31 (is lent from)

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