-

Kim Chan

Artist member since 2018
Toronto, ON

Kim Chan was born in Hong Kong and has been living in Canada since 1975. She was active in the arts community in Alberta and worked as the staff photographer for The Banff Centre for many years. After moving to Toronto, she switched her focus to painting. Her works are primarily figure paintings with varying degrees of representation and abstraction. She has had many solo and group shows in Canada and internationally. She lives and paints in Toronto.


Inside the Studio


Q+A

In a previous life I was (a) ...

photographer

Favourite artist(s) right now

Luc Tuyman, Antoni Tapies, Las Elling, Wilhelm Sasnal,

What do you listen to when you work?

Radio Head, Kamasi Washington, Operas, audio books

Who do you consider a genius?

Michelangelo, Darwin, Einstein, Picasso

When I'm not making art, I'm (a) ...

Reader and traveler

Why is it important for people to have art in their home or life?

Art enrich our life, define our taste and expend our imagination.

Upcoming Exhibitions
2018-07-06

Toronto
Toronto Outdoor Art Fair

Select Past Exhibitions
2017

Gallery 50, Toronto
Recent work

2015

Gallery 50, Toronto
Usual Suspects

2014

Primo Piano Gallery, Lecce, Italy
Urban Storyteller

2009

ArtRaw Gallery, New York
Inaugural Show

2008

Gallery 888, Toronto
Splash

Press
2008

Toronto Life
David Balzer art review

Social