Roselina Hung (b. 1980) is a visual artist with a MA Fine Art from Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, London, UK, and a BFA from the University of British Columbia. She also spent one year on exchange at L’Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris, France. Her paintings have been exhibited internationally and can be found in private collections around the world. She has taught at Central Saint Martins and attended residencies at The Banff Centre, Ox-Bow School of Arts and SÍM Reykjavik. Roselina lives and works in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
MA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London, London, UK
BFA, Department of Visual Arts, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Exchange Student, L’Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
pretty boys kill me – Gallery FUKAI, Vancouver, BC, Canada
The Way We Were – Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
FLOE: New Work – SÍM House, Reykjavik, Iceland
Scenes of Selves, Occasions for Ruses – Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, BC, Canada (curated by Jordan Strom)
The Kingston Prize – La Galerie d’art Desjardins, Drummondville, QC, Canada (juried)
The Kingston Prize – The Firehall Theatre, Gananoque, ON; Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, ON, Canada (juried)
Chain Letter – Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA
Twig Paper Foam – Emily Carr Concourse Gallery, in conjunction with 221A, Vancouver, BC, Canada
The Contemporary Woman – Maynards Fine Arts & Antiques, Vancouver, BC, Canada
The Kingston Prize – Waddington’s Auction Rooms, Toronto ,ON; Art Gallery of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada (juried)
The Kingston Prize – The Grand Theatre, Kingston, ON; Acadia University Art Gallery, Wolfville, NS, Canada (juried)
I’m Fine, You’re Fine – On the Rise Artists Collective, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Painting on the Edge – Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC, Canada (juried)
The Cheaper Show – Storyeum Building, Vancouver, BC, Canada (juried)
Little Landscapes & Miniature Worlds – Richmond Art Gallery, BC, Canada
Thirteen Apostles - Third Avenue Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Nude – Project Hope at Seven Dials Gallery, London, UK
Sesame Salon 2006 – Sesame Art Gallery, London, UK
Royal Institute of Oil Painters (ROI) 119th Annual Exhibition - Mall Galleries, London, UK (juried)
Inside/Outside – Peckham Studios (CIP), London, UK
Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition - Mall Galleries, London, UK (juried)
Less is More, More or Less - Sassoon Gallery, London, UK
Painting Film – Lounge Gallery, London, UK
Chichester Open Art Exhibition – The Minerva Theatre, Chichester, West Sussex, UK (juried)
Ruthless Peckham – Peckham Studios (CIP), London, UK
popularArt: from nehru’s democracy to the networked multitude – The Nehru Centre, London, UK
location/locality – The Diorama Gallery, London, UK
MA Fine Art Degree Show – Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London, London, UK
[ESC] – A Space Gallery, Toronto, ON, Canada
The Inscriptive Ferret – Space Place, London, UK
Post-Postal – Euroart Studios, London, UK
[ESC] – Centre A: Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Line Up: BFA Degree Show – The Fine Arts Gallery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Short-list for the Art for Excellence Canada Millennium Scholarship – The Belkin Satellite, Vancouver, BC, Canada
The Great Spectacular – The Fine Arts Gallery, UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Connecting…. – The Fine Arts Gallery, UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Frequent Stops – The Fine Arts Gallery, UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Exchange Student Exhibition – La Galerie Gauche, L’Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
Artist-in-Residence - SÍM Residency, Reykjavik, Iceland
Artist-in-Residence (Fall) – Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI, USA
What’s Love Got To Do With It? – The Banff Centre, Banff, AB, Canada
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
Short-listed for The Kingston Prize
Ox-Bow Scholarship with support from the Joan Mitchell Foundation
British Columbia Arts Council Professional Development Assistance
Jim Dinning & Evelyn Main Endowed Scholarship for Visual Artists
The Banff Centre Financial Aid Award
Short-listed for The Kingston Prize
Allen Edwards Award
Short-listed for the Winsor & Newton Young Artists Award
Grant-in-Aid, The Leon and Thea Koerner Foundation
University of British Columbia Medal for Head of the BFA Graduating Class
Short-listed for the Art for Excellence Canada Millennium Scholarship Award
Standard Chartered Bank – London, UK
Private Collections – Canada, Turkey, & UK
• Laurence, Robin. Review, “Scenes of Selves, Occasions for Ruses examines contemporary self-portraiture”, The Georgia Straight, September 27-October 3, 2012.
• ”On Show: International”. Portrait Magazine of Australian & International Portraiture, Feb/May 2012 (images).
• Johnston, Cole. Interview, “Roselina Hung”, VanRagazine, Issue 7, January 2010.
• Smith, Janet. Cover & article, “Art is in the right place at the Eastside Culture Crawl”, The Georgia Straight, November 19-26, 2009.
• Griffin, Kevin. “Eastside Culture Crawl helps artists thrive in the city”, The Vancouver Sun, Vancouver BC, C14, November 19, 2009 (images).
• Ongsansoy, Hans. “The E-List: Great things to do today”, The Province, Vancouver BC, B2, November 2, 2009.
• Landry, Mike. “The Way We Were – Vancouver”, Things of Desire online digest, Vol 2, No. 19, October 25 – November 4, 2009.
• Margaret, Zoe. “I’m Fine, You’re Fine by On the Rise Artist Collective”, White Hot Magazine online edition, April 2009.
• ”Craft fairs for every kind of shopper”, The Vancouver Sun online edition, November 12, 2008 (images).
• ”The Cheaper Show”, The World Journal, Vancouver BC, A28, June 17, 2008.
• Fisher, Alice. “Arty Facts”, University of the Arts London supplement, Time Out: London, No. 1815, June 1-8, 2005, (images).
The Kingston Prize 2011, published by Kingston Arts Council, 2011.
The Kingston Prize 2009, published by Kingston Arts Council, 2009.
I’m Fine, You’re Fine, published by On The Rise Artist Collective, 2009.
Self Impersonations & Other Attractions, Panel Discussion, Surrey Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Guest Artist Talk, Ontario College of Art & Design, Toronto, Canada
Lead Instructor (Buschlen Mowatt Teen Scholarship Program), Arts Umbrella, Vancouver, Canada
Instructor (Drawing and Painting for Teens), Arts Umbrella, Vancouver, Canada
Tutor (Short Courses: Contemporary Oil Painting; Life Painting), Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London, London, UK
Teaching Assistant (Painting & Drawing), Li Mo Yang Yun School of Fine Arts, Vancouver, Canada