Ida Tong - VISUAL ARTIST - oil & acrylic paintings
"... a brilliant and technically sound painting(s), deeply evocative..." -- Michael Spillane
My Art Journey
Current & Upcoming Shows
March 17 - May 18 - featured exhibition with 3 other artists at the UpTown Gallery, inside the Waterloo Town Square, 75 King Street South, Waterloo, Ontario. Opening reception: Sunday, March 22nd, 3pm - 5pm.
(Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 outbreak, UpTown Gallery is closed till April 6, 2020. This show is currently postponed till then.)
Solo Exhibitions Gerrard Art Space Gallery, Toronto (2014); Bluff Gallery, Scarborough (2010); Cliffcrest Library, Scarborough (2006); Studio 21, Scarborough (2003); A Space Gallery, Toronto (2000); Canadian Academy for the Arts & Music, North York (1999); Library of British Institute, Florence, Italy, (1992 and 1993).
Central Ontario Artist Association juried member show, Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery (2018); Featured Artist at the UpTown Gallery, Waterloo (2018); Central Ontario Artist Association juried member show, Art Gallery of Hamilton (2018); New Hamburg Studio Tour, New Hamburg (2017); Women Art Association of Canada, Toronto (2010-2015); Orange Art Gallery, Ottawa (2014); Bluff Gallery, Scarborough (2000-2015); Cedar Ridge Art Centre, Scarborough (2013); Scarborough Civic Centre, Atrium of Consillium, Scarborough (2002); just to name a few.
October 8, 2019 - An one-page article of the Waterloo Region newspaper called Record in the Arts & Life section; a headline “Ida Tong’s Imagination runs wild” to feature Ida’s latest paintings with a theme “Human Evolution to Artificial Intelligence” by an author, Terry Pender.
March 2018 - A two-page article in the Baden’s Monthly Newsletter, volume 18, issue 8, page 10 and 11, featuring Ida Tong’s latest paintings and her art journey.
2014-2015 - A one-page with a short artist statement and two colour photos of Ida Tong’s latest paintings, published in an art book called International Contemporary Artists, volume IX, page 288, ICA Publishing, with editor and curator, Olga Antoniadou.