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Harvey CHAN

 

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

“Gentle Confrontations”, Galerie Koo, Hong Kong

“A Flowing Conversation”, Swing A Cat, Hong Kong

2018


“Unexpected Marriages”, Swing A Cat, Hong Kong

2017


“Speaking Faces”, Oriental Art Centre, Shen Zhen, China

2016


“You & Me” Artwall at LingNan University, Hong Kong

2014


“Unspoken Poetry of the Senses”, IndexG Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2011


"Close Stranger”, Keep Six Contemporary, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2009


“Unspoken Poetry of Senses”, ArtxLife Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2008


Original art from children book “Ghost Train” and Mini Restro at Mclaren Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Canada

1998


Yorkville Public Library Gallery, Toronto, Canada

1990


 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Affordable Art Fair, Artdreamers Hong Kong

2017


“Colour of Shades”, with Oliver Sin, Cawah Gallery, Hong Kong

Affordable Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden

Affordable Art Fair, Blue Lotus Gallery, Hong Kong

2016


“Affinity” Artdreamers, Lingnam University, Hong Kong

                  “Belonging” Group Show, Project Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2015


“Known Unknown”, Two-man show with Tomori Nagamoto, Toronto, Canada

2014


“Macau/Hong Kong Illustrators”, Macau Art museum, Macau

2013


“Unwordly Reunion”, collaborated with 30 artists, Toronto, Canada

2012


“Birds and Bees”, Smash Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2010


“haiku”, with Tomori Nagamoto, Smash Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2009


“Samurai Show~Ode to Edo”, Smash Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2008


“Skateboard Show”, Montreal, Canada

2006


Original Art 2000, Society of Illustrators, New York, U.S.A.

2000


CAPIC Annual National Shows, Toronto, Canada

1999


Asian Art Festival, Theodore Museum, Toronto, Canada

1994


The Society of Publication Designers Annual Illustration Show, New York, U.S.A.

1985


 

AWARDS

Short-listed as the Top 3 at the Governor General's Award for Children's Book Art, 'Wild Bog Tea'

2001


Ruth Schwartz Foundation Award for Canadian Children’s Books

Gold and Silver Awards from CAPIC (Canadian Association ofPhotographers and Illustrators in Communications)

Communication Arts Illustration Annual

1999


Governor General’s Award, short-listed for Children’s Book Art, ‘Music for

‘The Tear of the Sea.’

Gold, Silver and two Awards of Merit from CAPIC

1998


Amelia Frances Howard Gibbon Medal from the Canadian Association of Children’s

Libraries at The National Library in Ottawa

Ruth Schwartz Foundation Award for Canadian Children’s Books

1997


New York, Society of Illustrators

Applied Arts Annual, Gold Award

Studio Magazine, Gold Award

Communication Arts Illustration Annual

1996


Communication Arts Illustration Annual

1994


Most Promising Artist Award, Painting section

1993


Ruth Schwartz Foundation Award for Children’s Book Paintings for “Roses Sing on NewSnow”

1992


Studio Magazine, Silver

CAPIC Annual National Show, Gold and Silver Awards

1990


 

SELECTED COLLABORATIONS WITH CORPORATES

Manulife Financial.

Michael Jordan Restaurant

NIKE

Royal Canadian Mint

Simon & Schuster Publishing

Trimark Financial Management

Reader Digest Young Reader

University of Western Ontario

Xerox

 

Bank of Nova Scotia

Canadian Centre for Philanthropy

Canadian Opera Company

Canadian Stage Company

Canada Post

Environment Canada

Groundwood Books

Hospital for Sick Children

Lorraine Kimsa Theatre for Young People

MacMillan Publishing Company


 

SELECTED COLLABORATIONS WITH GROUNDWOOD BOOKS & THER PUBLISHERS

Petrified World, written by Jeff Storm, CCB Publishing

2014


Poetry for Young Readers, by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Sterling Publishing.

2002


Wild Bog Tea, written by Annette LeBox. Groundwood Books

2001


The Child’s Story ,Written by Charles Dickens, Simon & Schuster

2000


ttuM, written by Teddy Jam, Groundwood

1999


Music for the Tsar of the Sea, retold by Celia Barker Lottridge,

1998


Three Monks, No Water, written by Ting-Xing Ye, Annick Press,

1997


Ghost Train, written by Pail Yee, Groundwood Books,

1996


The Charlotte Stories, written by Teddy Jam, Groundwood Books

1993


Roses Sing on New Snow, written by Paul Yee, Groundwood Books

1991


 

THE ROYAL CANADIAN MINT (FROM 1996)

The Silver Cameo Lunar Series of 12 coins

The Gold Hologram Series of 12 coins

The Dr.Bethune 60th Anniversary Memorial coin

The Good Fortune Ancient coin

The Blessing of Wealth coin

The Blessing of Good Fortune coin

The Dr.Bethune 75th Anniversary memorial coin

The Dragon Dance gold coin