MalaysiaPop Art Expressionist
Liu's Silent Opera series of prints which has been developed more than a decade, combines screenprint and monoprint composing of old photograph of prominent figures and combine with unconventional iconography were mainly influence by pop with the semi-abstract strokes and approaches.
Liu Cheng Hua obtained his Master Degree in Art Education from Sultan Idris University of Education (UPSI). Liu was invited to ASEAN Art Management Series in the Creative Industry in Manila, Philippines in 2010 and ASEAN Youth Art Camp, Singapore in 2014. Liu, the Finalist of Japan 10th Oita Asian Art Competition in 2012 and he was also invited to the Indonesian 4th East Java Biennale (JATIM Biennale) in 2011 and “Young Art Global”, Museum of Young Art (MOYA), Vienna in 2013. Besides lecturing, Liu among other Southeast Asian contemporary artists to exhibit at “Secret Archipelago”, Palais de Tokyo Museum, Paris which brought over under National Heritage Board of Singapore in 2015. Throughout his career, Liu has produced artworks for exhibition in Malaysia and abroad and won several awards and recognitions. He exhibited his artworks in France, Monaco, Japan, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, Mauritius, Italy and United Kingdom. His artwork was collected by the National Art Gallery of Malaysia, Consulate General of Malaysia in Hong Kong, Galeri Seni Johor, AirAsia Group and private. Liu currently is the Head of Fine Art Department, Malaysian Institute of Art.Show more Show Less