Cheng-Khee Chee

Cheng-Khee Chee

Radio Gallery revisits it's time with Cheng-Khee Chee, a leader in water-medium who's work is on display at the UMD Tweed Museum of Art in "The Way of Cheng-Khee Chee - Paintings 1974 to 2014."  This retrospective show was curated by Peter Spooner which also includes a 72 page published catalog.  The Tweed hosts Spooner for a gallery talk on Sunday August 23, from 2 to 4 pm and a closing reception on September 17, 6-8 p.m.  Check out his work and the Tweed's schedule of exhibit events here:

Liz James

Liz James and Jim Klueg are two UMD professors who helped curate of the current ceramics exhibit up at the UMD Tweed Museum.  Other ceramicists involved in creating the show include Dorian Beaulieu, Bob Husby, and Richard Gruchalla.  The exhibit has an unparalleled array of international, American and Minnesota artists from a wide spectrum of style and processes. If you have not had a chance to see it, this summer is your last chance to see this extensive collection of Minnesota ceramic art; We share out conversations about the show and the planning process of Resurfaced

40 years of the work of internationally recognized watercolorist Cheng-Khee Chee is being honored through September at UMD's Tweed Museum of Art.  "The Way of Cheng-Khee Chee: Paintings 1974-2014" opened last week.  In the weeks and months to come, events include an artist painting demonstration, workshops and various gallery talks.  Annie Dugan, the curator of the Duluth Art Institute, tells us more.

5/13 Radio Gallery: Cheng-Khee Chee

May 11, 2015

This week on Radio Gallery we are excited to welcome internationally celebrated watercolorist Cheng-Khee Chee. The exhibition brings together 40 watercolors created over the past 40 years, which depict Chee's experiences and influences from both Eastern and Western culture. The exhibition will run from May 12-September 20 in the Tweed Museum of Art at the University of Minnesota Duluth with an opening reception on May 14 from 6-8 pm. 

Tweed Museum of Art

The Confucius Institute at UMD invited Minnesota painter Mr. Cheng-Khee Chee to speak about his work which combines the ways of Western and Chinese watercolor.

10/1 Radio Gallery: Cheng-Khee Chee

A University of Minnesota Professor Emeritus, Mr. Cheng-Khee Chee joins radio gallery to share his passion for "water media." He talks about how he synthesizes his two worlds of influence, as well as some tips and tricks about his ways of painting. Check out his beautiful work here: