Pisen Hong

Pisen Hong

Pisen Hong

  • Biography

    Pisen Hong (mr.) born in China. Migrated to Melbourne 1988.

    Education background:
    Melbourne College of Decoration graduated with an Honorary Diploma in Interior Design.
    Monash University Diploma in Education specialized in Art Education.
    La Trobe University MA degree in Fine Arts.

    Work/teaching experience in China and Australia:
    In China, taught at Suzhou College of Arts & Design as a lecturer, was Deputy Dean for Board of Study, Chief Librarian and Deputy Director for Administration up to 1987.
    Lectured on Chinese culture, art/design at Melbourne College of Decoration.
    Taught at Swinburne University.
    Taught at The Kilmore International School for over thirty years. Head of Art/design.

    Media exposure in Australia:
    The Age Newspaper had a special report on Pisen Hong entitled An Artist’s Perspective Adds Design in 1991.
    SBS TV had a special broadcast on Pisen Hong entitled East meets West in 1991.

    Art Exhibitions held/participated in and other related work:
    Pisen has held 12 Solo Exhibition and participated in over a hundred joint exhibitions in Australia, China, and Asian, European, American countries.
    His main focus is exploring East meets West, bridging Australian and Chinese paintings and how the Chinese arts can benefit the Australian arts and vice-versa. He had numerous thesis on arts, etc. publishes in China, Australia, Europe and America.
    He has attended international conferences and held multiple art lectures and workshops.

    Awards granted:
    Pisen’s art works and thesis were awarded more than ten times, and his art works have been collected by public gallery/museums and private sectors. His name was listed in the “Australian Asian Who’s Who”. He has also been appointed visiting professor/research fellow by many institutions. The Kilmore International School has set-up “Pisen Hong Art Award” for most achieving art student every year.

    Positions in various societies/associations:
    Pisen Hong was the first Chinese Artist honored as “Signatory Member” of Victorian Artists Society”. Currently, he is the Deputy President of Australian Society of Greater China Artists and Calligraphers; Member of Presidents of Pacific League of Literatures and Artists; Australian Member of Shanghai Council for International Cultural and Arts Exchange and Co-Operation and Cultural Advisor of Australian Shanghai Chamber General; Australian Shanghai Association; Australian Suzhou Association etc.

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Pisen Hong

Camberwell Spring
61 x 76 cm Unframed Oil on Stretched Canvas $1,000.00