Public Art Commissions

2020Laminated glass windscreens, the Hawthorne & 8th Street and Sunnyside Streetcar Stops, Charlotte, NC
2019Mosaic and glass blob mural, Patient Services Center, Western State Hospital, Tacoma, WA
2016Ceramic and Mosaic Tile Mural - Boise Valley Regional Transit Downtown Bus Terminal
2016Printed Vinyl-covered traffic boxes, Odessa, TX
2015Vinyl canopies for Slauson Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA
2013Mosaic mural for Jacksonville International Airport, Jacksonville, FL
2013Ceramic tile mural for Lambert-St. Louis International Airport MetroLink Station, St. Louis, MO
2012Laminated glass windscreens for 25th Avenue Subway Station, Brooklyn, NY
2009Hand-painted ceramic tile mural for Howard Street El Station, Chicago, IL
2007Faceted glass windscreens for Cleveland Street Subway Station, Brooklyn, NY
2004Mosaic column for Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Seattle, WA
2002Oil-painted panels for P.S. 58, The School of Heroes, Maspeth, NY

Selected Grants & Fellowships

2017Fulbright Lecture Fellowship, Art Department, Renmin University of China, Beijing, China
2011Studio Artist Space Program, PS 122 Studios, New York, NY
2008Fulbright Senior Lecture/Research grant to Brazil, Visiting Professor, Graduate Painting Program, São Paulo University, S.P., Brazil
2005Contemplative Practice Fellowship, the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society
1996New York Foundation for the Arts, Painting Fellowship
1994Arts International, Travel grant to China
1990New York Foundation for the Arts, Painting Fellowship

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2020Spheres and Sinospheres, The Volker Orth Museum, Flushing, NY
2019Amy Cheng: Works on Paper, Orange Regional Medical Center, Middletown, NY
2019Amy Cheng: New Directions, Carter Burden Covello Center, New York, NY
2015Amy Cheng: Breathing Lessons, Burke Gallery, Plattsburgh State Art Museum, Plattsburgh, NY
2014Amy Cheng: Irrational Exuberance, Tower Fine Art Gallery, State University of New York at Brockport, Brockport, NY
2010Amy Cheng: Evidence of Things Unseen, Turchin Center for Visual Art, Boone, NC
2005Amy Cheng: Paintings, Moreau Gallery at St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN
2001Amy Cheng: Paintings, Art & Soul Gallery, Boulder, CO
1998Present Perfect, Gallery 456, New York, NY
1997I Shock Myself: Recent Work by Amy Cheng, Penny Liebman Contemporary Art, New York, NY
1992The Barbarians Are Coming, C&A Gallery, New York, NY
1991Amy Cheng: Paintings, The Harrison Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
Amy Cheng: Recent Work, Gallery at Newark Academy, Livingston, NJ
The Journey Home, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
Unified Field Theory, Marist College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019Making Art Work, P.S. 109 El Barrio's ArtSpace, New York, NY
2017Flora Fantastica!, Wave Hill, The Bronx, NY
Artists as Innovators, Muroff Kotler Visual Arts Gallery, SUNY Ulster, Stone Ridge, NY
Meditations in Color: Richard Carter & Amy Cheng, Republic Plaza, 1801 California Lobby, Denver, CO
Intimately Unfamiliar, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz
2016Mandalas: Constructed and Deconstructed: Richard Carter and Amy Cheng,William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO
2015Color, Mary Tomás Gallery, Dallas, TX
Geometric Repetition, Mary Tomás Gallery, Dallas, TX
4th Annual Juried International Contemporary Islamic Art, LuminArté Gallery, Dallas, TX
2014The Reason for Beauty, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
Time and Again, Central Booking, New York, NY
CHROMA: Gabe Brown, Amy Cheng, Laura Moriarty, Hudson Beach Gallery, Beacon, NY
2014 Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region,, curated by Stephen Westfall, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY
2013Making Their Mark: Eight Artists from the Stone Canoe, Lubin House Gallery, New York, NY
Fields of Vision: Work by SUNY New Paltz Art Department Faculty, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
2013 Artists of the Mohawk/Hudson Region, curated by Dan Cameron, The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, NY
2012Every Picture Tells a Story: Amy Cheng, Xin Song, Muriel Sparks, Amy Simon Fine Art, Wesport, CT
Enter the Dragon: Amy Cheng and Mimi Chen TIng, Sotheby’s International Realty, Elisa Contemporary Art, Riverdale, NY
Across the Divide, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
2011Exercises in Unnecessary Beauty, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
GE Asian Art Exhibition, General Electric Headquarters, Fairfield, CT
Mohawk Hudson Regional Invitational 2011: Amy Cheng, Katie DeGroot and Douglas Dunning, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, NY
Across the Divide, Crossman Gallery, University of Wisconsin at Whitewater, Whitewater, WI
Orange, Elisa Contemporary Art, The Bronx, NY
2010I Am the Cosmos, curated by Sara Henry, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ
2010 Artist of the Mohawk Hudson Region (curated by Charles Desmarais), The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, NY
2009Americaura, Centre Cultural, Brussels, Belgium.
2009 Winter Artists-in-Residence, McColl Center for Visual Art, Charlotte, NC
2008Americaura, National Library of Cameroon, Yaounde, Cameroon.
Midnight Full of Stars, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ (catalog)
Facing East, Facing West, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA (catalog)
On Faith: Saviors, Prophets, and Magic, Rhonda Schaller Gallery, New York, NY
Across the Divide, Pei Ling Chang Gallery of the Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA
Summer Rotation, Amy Simon Fine Art, Westport, CT
2007Americaura, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, MA
2006Contemporary Chinese Visions, Amy Simon Fine Art, Westport, CT
Waterfall, Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH
Simultaneous Realities, Washington and Jefferson College, Olin Fine Arts Center Gallery, Washington, PA
Across the Divide, Reed Whipple Cultural Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
2005Brave New Worlds, Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Program, LIC, NY (catalog)
Wax: Encaustic Techniques in Contemporary Art, The Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA
2004Abstract, Concepto Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Alcyone, Pleiades Gallery, New York, NY
Talking Hands, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY
2003Accumulative Efforts, Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY
2002Centering: Ancient and Contemporary Expressions of Sacred, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA
2001Over and Over: Patters and Layers, Marist College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY
Dreaming: Prophesies, Speculations, and Good Guesses, Augusta Savage Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA
2000Small Pleasures in Idleness, Gallery 456, New York, NY
Open Your Art and Soul, Art & Soul Gallery, Boulder, CO
1999Eat Art, Steinbaum Krauss Gallery, New York, NY
A Prismatic Mirror, Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY, (catalog)
1998Stony Brook Selections From Coast to Coast, [curated by Marysol Nieves, The Bronx Museum of the Arts], Stony Brook Union Gallery, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY
1997Parallel Universes, [curated by Amy Cheng], Eighth Floor Gallery, New York, NY
The Sense of Touch: An Exhibition of Women Printmakers, Ceres Gallery, NY, NY
1997 Art Exchange, Penny Liebman Contemporary Art, New York, NY
1996Repetition Compulsion, [curated by Amy Cheng], Eighth Floor Gallery, New York, NY
Spririt, Dream and Form, Reggio Gallery, New York, NY
1994Summer, Cooper-Seeman Gallery, New York, NY
Art in Embassies Program, Oslo, Norway
1992Beauty, Now You See It, Colorstone Gallery, New York, NY
Pressowrk: The Art of Women Printmakers, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.; traveling to: Atlanta College of Art, Woodruff Arts Center. Atlanta, GA; Elvehjem Museum of Art, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
1991Close Scrutiny, Art in General, New York, NY
The First Decade, Hunter College Art Gallery, New York, NY, (catalog)
International Art Exhibition 1991, International Art Fair, Kanazawa College of Art, Kanazawa, Japan, (catalogue)
1990Radiant Fruit: Iconic Still Life, Trabia Gallery, New York, NY
On Wood, Richard Iri Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1989Past Tense: Contemporary American Landscapists Look Backward, Wilson Art Center, Rochester, NY, (reviewed)
1987Singular Visions, Art in General, New York, NY, (reviewed)
11 Painters, Parker/Smalley Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Corporate and Public Collections

The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, NY
Banayn Street/Gap Primera, Lake Mary, FL
Chevron Corporation
Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
Hewlett-Packard, San Francisco, CA
King County Public Art Collection, State of Washington
Lang Communications, New York, NY
New York University Langone Medical Center, NY, NY
Weill Cornell Medical Center, NY, NY
Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Philadelphia, PA
Montefiore Hospital, The Bronx, NY
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Sam Houston University, Huntsville, TX
Scholastic Productions, New York, NY
Sheraton Hotels, Brussels, Belgium
United States State Department, U.S. Embassy, Kazakhstan
University Hospital, San Antonio, TX
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Collegeville, PA
Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

Artist Residencies

2019Carter-Burden-Covello Center, New York, NY
2011Constance Saltonstall Foundation, Ithaca, NY
2011Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
2009McColl Center for Visual Art, Charlotte, NC, Artist-in-Residence (winter term)
2009Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL
2009Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
2007Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL
2007Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
2006Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL
2006Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
2005Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
1999Fundacion Valparaiso, Mojacar, Spain
1997The Millay Colony, Austerlitz, NY
1992MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH
1990Yaddo Corporation, Saratoga Springs, NY
1989MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH


1997 to presentState University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY, Art Department, Professor
2004 (Spr.)Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY, co-teach interdisciplinary course titled “The Creative Process” with Patricia Wallace, Vassar English Dept. professor, under the auspices of the Carolyn Grant Fdn
1990-97Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, Art Department, Assistant Professor - Studio Art
1994Vermont College, Montpelier, VT, MFA in Visual Arts Program, Artist Advisor
1989-90Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, Visual Arts Program, Lecturer
1985-86Hunter College, City University of New York, NY, Art Department, Lecturer

Panels & Juries

2012Visual Arts Editor for the Stone Canoe, Vol. 7, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
2011Panelist juror, Fulbright Painting Applicants, Institute for International Education
2010Metropolitan Transportation Authority Arts for Transit Program juror for the Metro North Tarrytown Station, Tarrytown, New York
2010Panelist juror, Fulbright Painting Applicants, Institute for International Education
2004New York City Department of Cultural Affairs Percent for Art Program juror for Department of Transportation project located in the Sunrise section of Queens, New York
2003Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and Maryland State Arts Council Painting Fellowship jury. Panel hosted by the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Baltimore, MD
2002The Millay Art Colony, Austerlitz, NY, juror for residency applicants
2000Conversation hosted by The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, led by Carol Becker and
Michael Brenson, funded by The Rockefeller Foundation, to discuss the establishing of a
center for the study of art and artists in society.
1999Ooh Ahh... Oh!, Arts Now 1999, co-director of art conference sponsored by the The
School of Fine and Performing Arts, State University of New York at New Paltz on the topic
of art and audience
1997-99Working Group on the Arts and Humanities, Institute for Innovation in Social Policy, Fordham Graduate Center, sponsored by the Rockefeller Foundation


1982M.F.A. Painting, Hunter College, City University of New York
1978B.F.A. Painting, University of Texas at Austin