About the artist
XIAOCHENG HU ( Shelton HU)
Xiao-cheng HU studied at the National School of Arts, graduating with distinction in Visual Arts. Thereafter, he graduated from Wits with BA Fine Arts(Hons).
He was awarded the 2018 Robert Hodgins prize, from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.
In 2021 he completed, with Distinction, a Post Graduate Certificate in Further Education and Teaching
In 2017 he participated in the China/Africa Conference held at the Goethe Institute in Johannesburg.
He is presently teaching, whilst also finding time to pursue his blossoming art career, and he has been included in exhibitions in the Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg, the George Museum, the Old Gaol, Knynsa and the Arts Society, Knynsa.
He will participate in the WAKE UP! Exhibition 10-19th June 2022 at Intethe Gallery Hermanus, celebrating the 10th Anniversary of FYNARTS.