Fred H.C. Liang received his BFA from the University of Manitoba and his MFA from Yale University. His honors include Massachusetts Cultural Council Arts Grants in both painting and works on paper. Liang’s work is in numerous public and private collections, including Fidelity, the Gund Collection, the Addison Gallery of American Art, and the Rose Art Museum. He has exhibited at the Addison Gallery of American Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, and the Chao Art Center in Beijing, and had solo exhibitions in Berlin, Germany; Jerez, Spain; and Beijing, China. He was awarded the Addison Gallery’s Edward E. Elson Artist-in-Residence program, a residency at Swatch Peace Art Hotel in Shanghai, and the Molten Capital Residency at the Museo de Arte Contemporanea De Chile. He is a professor and the printmaking coordinator at Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston, MA.
Painters & Sculptors Grant, 2020
My work examines the connection of the past, present, and future and how it relates to personal rituals, cultural tradition, and iconography. Through forms and materials, I re-contextualize art and cultural mythologies from places far and near, and initiate visual dialogues that incorporate our shared history.”