Diana Shui-Iu Wong
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Artist Statement

Los Angels based artist and curator Diana Shui-Iu Wong was born in Hong Kong. She began her art education in Chinese Calligraphy and painting in her childhood. Wong studied at the Chinese university of Hong Kong, the Academy of fine arts in Rome where she received her BA in decorative arts. She founded Merging One gallery in Los Angeles and served as the president of the American I-Ching Society since 1997. Wong established as an international multimedia artist with exhibits in Europe , Asia and America.

Who we are, from where we have come and to where we will go are the concerns of my art. I would accept that I am only a mortal who is attempting to find the key to the gate of Eternity, where art and mystery both dwell.

Exhibition History at Gallery 456
2000Entrance/Emergence
Works & History
20113D Labyrinth permanent installation in glass and steel
Shangyuen art museum, Beijing China
2010ADC gallery, Los Angeles
solo art show
2008Total Art Jam, Shenzhen, China, solo show
2008gallery Ora-Ora Beijing
solo art show
2007 layerist group show ALB Museum of Art , Albuquerque, New Mexico
2006retrospective show
Chinese American Museum of Art, Los Angeles
2005Retrospective 1960-2005” Museum of Art, University of Hong Kong
Diaguiliev Art Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia
2004Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Jag Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia
Eastern Center of Arts and Culture - Art Residency in Thailand
.......Barapa University, Chonburi, Thailand
“Abstracte Elegant II” Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2003“Summer In December” Art, Music, Dance Performance, Santa Monica, CA
“Bridging Time and Space. California Layerists Create” SomArts Bay Gallery
..........San Francisco, California
Gallery Asto, Los Angeles, California
2001“Abstracte Elegant I” Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2000456 Gallery, New York, USA
Art Space One Gallery, Itsu, Japan
Angels Gate Cultural Cente, Los Angeles