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Teng-Hiok Chiu

 (1903 - 1972)
Teng-Hiok Chiu was active/lived in Connecticut, California / China.  TengHiok Chiu is known for geometric structural views.

Biography  
Teng-Hiok Chiu


Teng-Hiok Chiu was born in China on April 27, 1903.  Chiu had lived on four continents by age 30.  He studied art in Boston at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, continued in Paris at Ecole des Beaux-Arts, and in London at the Royal Academy.  At the onset of WWII he sought refuge in the U.S. and worked mainly in Vermont.  He died in Glastonburry, Connecticut in 1972.  Retrospectives of his work were held at  the Frye Museum in Seattle in 2003 and Fullerton Museum at California State University at Fullerton in 2007.

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"


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About  Teng-Hiok Chiu

Born:  1903 - China
Died:   1972 - Connecticut
Known for:  geometric structural views