eric quah

Artist Information

 eric quah


b. 1946, Taiping, Malaysia

Eric Quah was born in 1946 in Taiping, Malaysia. He taught and painted in Melbourne, Australia from 1977-1991. He obtained his BA in Fine Art from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. From 1992 onwards he painted full-time in Melbourne, Australia. He won a scholarship to New York Studio School, New York, U.S.A. and did his research in Europe, England and U.S.A. in 1982. He lectured at Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing, China in 1985. He was appointed Executive Committee Member, Australian Asian Association of Victoria, Australia in 1985-1990. He is the founding President Asia Pacific Art Organization in 1996. He decided to move back to Malaysia in 2003 and is now residing in Penang, Malaysia.


1974-07 Regular exhibitions in Austalia, Singapore and Malaysia.

Seeking the Roots’, East & West Art, and Melbourne, Australia.

‘New York, China, Australia’, Anima Gallery, Adelaide, Australia.

JR Cuettinger Gallery, Hong Kong Fringe Festival, Hong Kong.

Heritage Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

‘Breaking through’ Notices the Gallery, Singapore.

Hammerquist Gallery, New York, New York, U.S.A.

East and West Art, Melbourne, Australia.