PAUL CHENG

PAUL CHENG

Paul Cheng was born and grew up in Guangzhou, China, and studied at Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art, China, one of the most prestigious fine arts schools in China. He received his BFA degree from and also taught at the Guangzhou Institute of Fine Arts. His paintings have been exhibited at the different fine arts competitions in China, Australia and the United States, and he has become award-winning artist. Paul Cheng was featured in Southwest Art in April 2013.

In 1989 Paul Cheng left China and worked for some main entertainment groups as visual Development artist in Australia and the United States since 1989.

FINE ARTS EXHIBITIONS / AWARDS / HONORS

Oil Painters of America’s 27th Annual National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils (2018)

Oil Painters Of America 2017 Western Regional Exhibition

Oil Painters of America’s 26th Annual National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils (2017)

OPA 2016 Juried Salon Show Of Traditional Oils

Oil Painters Of America 2016 Western Regional Exhibition

Mountain Oyster Club 46th Annual Contemporary Western Art Show & Sale(2015)

Oil Painters Of America 2014 Western Regional Exhibition

'Seascape Honorable Mention’ on Oil Painters Of America’s 23rd Annual National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils (2014)

Greenhouse Gallery Salon International 2014

Western Art and Landscape Show-2/2014(Greenhouse Fine Art gallery),

Small Gems - 02/2014(Christian Daniels Gallery)

Holiday Open House and Group Show-12/2013(Concetta D. Gallery),

'Finalist'- BoldBrush Painting Competition (November 2013),

‘Honorable Mention’ (OPA Online Showcase - Spring 2013),

Oil Painters Of America’s 22nd Annual National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils (2013),

Top 60 Greenhouse Gallery Salon International 2013

'Finalist'- BoldBrush Painting Competition (August 2012),

‘Honorable Mention’ at OPA Online Showcase Competition (Summer 2012),

OPA 2012 Western Regional Exhibition

Oil Painters Of America’s 21st Annual National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils (2012),

'Finalist'- BoldBrush Painting Competition (January 2012),

'Second Place' - BoldBrush Painting Competition (December 2011),

'Finalist' - Raymar Competition(December 2011),

'Second Place' - Oil Painter Of America Online Showcase Competition (Fall 2011),

Oil Painter/Exhibitor of Laguna Festival Of Arts, CA(2012),

17th CAC Exhibition “Eternal Light” (2009),

BIBLIOGRAPHY

"The spirit of art " by Bonnie Gangelhoff, Southwest art Magazine, April 2013.

ANIMATION FILM & TV CREDITS AS VISUAL DEVELOPMENT ARTIST

"The Book of Life" (3D Animation feature -2014)

"Free Birds " (3D Animation feature -2013)

"Pink Panther" (TV Series -2011)

“Back At The Barnyard” (3D TV series_Nik, Won 2009 An Emmy Award -2009)

“Barnyard”(3D feature film_Paramount -2006)

“Tarzan II”( 2D direct to video -2003)

"Lenny & Sid" ( 2D direct to video-2002)

"Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (3D feature film Nickelodeon, Nominated Oscar 2002 Best Animation Feature -2001)

"Titan A. E." (2D feature film -2000)

"Bartok the Magnificent" (2D direct to video -1999 )

"Anastasia" ( 2D feature film - 1998)

"The Lion King II-Simba's Pride" (2D direct to video - 1997 )

"Aladdin and the Forty Thieves ( 2D direct to video - 1995)

TEACHING EXPERIENCE


Instructor - Drawing and painting, at Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art, China, 1986-1989.

MEMBERSHIP


Signature Member of Oil Painters of America
California Art Club