CHUI Pui Chee
BA (CUHK); MA, PhD (China Academy of Art)
Born in 1980, Dr Chui apprenticed under Mr. Jat See-yeu and Professor Wang Dong-ling. After having graduated from Queen's College, Hong Kong in 1999, Chui took his first degree at the Department of Fine Arts of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He furthered his postgraduate studies at the Department of Chinese Calligraphy of China Academy of Art in 2004 and 2007, where he obtained his Master of Arts and Doctoral Degrees in 2007 and 2010 respectively.
Chui taught Calligraphy Courses at both United College of CUHK and The Hong Kong University of Science Technology. Chui also served as programme coordinator at the School of Continuing and Professional Studies, CUHK. He had been the Honorary Advisor of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies, CUHK since 2016-2018. Chui worked at The Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy Department of China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. from 2015-2017. Chui is an executive member of The Jiazi Society of Calligraphy and Friends of Shizhai, a research fellow of Modern Calligraphy Research Center of China Academy of Art.
In 2012, he received the Hong Kong Contemporary Art Awards - Young Artist Award, presented by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department. In 2016, Chui received the Award for Young Artist (Visual Arts) of the Hong Kong Arts Development Awards 2015 organised by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council. Some of Chui’s artworks were acquired by the Hong Kong Museum of Art, Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology of University of Oxford and private collectors. Solo exhibition: 'In Calligraphy in me', ' My Tiresome at the Bottom of Valley' and 'Bed-time Stories'. Also, Chui was the finalist of The Sovereign Asian Art Prize 2015 and 2018.