Karen Tseng

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Karen Tseng (Karen Hing-kwen Tseng or Qingqun Zeng) is originally from Hong Kong. Her early works in Abstract Expressionism were exhibited in galleries, and won the Urban Council Fine Arts Award in the Hong Kong Art Biennial Exhibition. In the US, Karen developed a deep interest in Asian art while earning a degree in Art History at Mills College and an MBA from the University of San Francisco. In the 1990s she worked in Chinese art appraisal and other businesses. From 2006 to 2016 she taught art in the Cupertino Union School District in California, creating an art curriculum within the Mandarin immersion program of that public school system. In 2008 she embarked on a new journey into Chinese brush painting, under the guidance of Lingnan style Master Kwok-fan Kan. In 2009 she ventured into the bold splash ink style under Master Pei-jen Hau, and in 2012 began studying calligraphy with Master Lui Tai. She is currently serving as an officer for the American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art and the Lingnan Art Association of North America. Her paintings are in the permanent collection of the Hong Kong Museum of Art as well as in private collections. 

曾慶群來自香港。 她自幼學習西洋畫, 特別酷愛抽象表現派的表達方式。  她青年時代已屢次在香港的畫廊展出, 並在香港藝術雙年展獲得市政局藝術獎。 在美國,曾慶群對亞洲藝術產生了濃厚的興趣,她在加州的女子大學Mills College工讀藝術歷史, 在University of San Francisco 工讀商科。 90年代,她曾從事中國藝術評估與其他業務。 2006年-2016年,她在加州的庫布蒂諾公立校區教 K-8年級的小朋友美術,並設計一套美術與社會科並行的美術課。 2008年, 她展開了學習水墨書畫的旅程, 先後師事嶺南大師簡國藩, 潑墨大師侯北人, 與書法大師呂媞 。現任美國中華美術學會以及北美嶺南畫會之秘書長。她的作品在私人收藏以及香港藝術館的永久收藏中。

   

Group Exhibitions

8/2018

10/2017

9/2017

7/2017

8/2016

8/2015

2/2015

8/2014

12/2013

11/2013

9/2013

6/2013

9/2012

9/2012

12/2011

8/2011

5/2011

9/1988

10/1987

4/1987



Solo Exhibitions

9/2016

4/1991

7/1987



Publications

10/2018

9/2016

2/2015

5/2014

12/2013



Affiliations

2009 -

2012-

2016-



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American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
Lingnan Art Association of North America

Masterpiece Gallery, Millbrae, Ca
American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
Chinese Art Association of San Francisco
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
The Spirit of Nature, An Exhibition Commemorating the 110th Birthday of Master Zhao Shao'ang
Hanlin Art Gallery, San Mateo, Ca
American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Lingnan Art Association of North America
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
International Artists Exhibition
The Asia Society of Arts of America, San Francisco, Ca
International Women Artists Association
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
International Artists Exhibition
The Asia Society of Arts of America, San Francisco, Ca
Lingnan Art Association of North America
Silicon Valley Asian Art Center, San Jose, Ca
American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Art
Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, Ca
Urban Council Fine Arts Award Winners
Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong
Contemporary Hong Kong Art Biennial
Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong
Jungen Wilden
Gallery 97, Hong Kong




Interlocking Paradigms 心象拼圖
Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan
One-Woman Graduation Exhibition

Mills College, Oakland, Ca
Before Seventeen
Fringe Club, Hong Kong




Silicon Valley Seal-Carving Club Annual Journal
C0-editor, published by Silicon Valley Seal-Carving Club
《心象拼圖 - 曾慶群作品集》Interlocking Paradigms - Works by Karen Tseng
Author, self-published
《心師造化》The Spirit of Nature, An Exhibition Commemorating the 110th Birthday of Master Zhao Shao'ang
Co-editor, published by Lingnan Art Association of North America
《墨趣:呂媞書法選輯》Spirited Brush: An Antology of Calligraphy by Lui Tai
Co-editor, published by Silicon Valley Asian Art Center
《大地斑斕》Brilliant Nature, ASACA Group Exhibition Catalog
Co-editor, published by Silicon Valley Asian Art Center




American Society for the Advancement of Chinese Arts (ASACA)
Position held since 2013 - Secretary
Lingnan Art Association of North America
Position held since 2012 - Secretary
Chinese Arts Association of San Francisco (CAASF)
Position held since 2016 - Board member


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