CHRISTOPHER ZHANG OPAM                                                                                                                                                                           "Boats"                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   24" x 30"                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   $ 6,600.         



I was born in Shanghai, China: received BFA in 1984: :came to the USA in 1990 and received my MFA in 1993.



I am a member of the following artist organizations: 



Master Signature member of Oil Painters of America, since 2014 



-Copley Master of Copley Society of Art, Boston, MA since 2005 



-Artist member of Salmagundi Club, New York, NY since 2006 



- Elected Artist member of Connecticut Academy of Fine Art since 1998 and board member from 2010 to 2013. 



-Elected Artist Member of Lyme Art Association, Lyme, CT since 1999 



-Member of the Board of the Trustees of The Griffis International Art center since 2002 



Major awards (for limited space list only to 2005 and not includes the 2nd and 3rd prizes): 



-Figurative Award of Excellence OPA 23rd National Exhibition, 2014 



-Figurative Award of Excellence OPA Eastern Region Exhibition, 2014



-Outstanding Work Prize Salmagundi Club 130th Annual Exhibition New York, NY 2014 



-Best in Show Academic Artists Association 62nd Annual Show, Springfield, MA 2012 



-Outstanding Work Prize Salmagundi Club 127th Annual Exhibition New York, NY 2010. The painting was selected as the permanent collection of the SCNY 



-Outstanding Work Prize Salmagundi Club Fall ExhibitionNew York, NY 2011 



-Best of Show Connecticut Academy of Fine Art 99th Annual Show, Mystic, CT 2010 



-First Prize Copley Society of Art Member Show Boston, MA 2009 



-Best of Show Connecticut Academy of Fine Art 94th Annual Show, Slate Museum, CT 2006 



-First Prize Copley Society of Art Member ShowBoston, MA 2006 



-First Jurors’ Choice Copley Society of Art Spring Show, 



Boston, MA 2005 



Publication Images of Tibet 2002 



Royal Bee 2000 



Moon Festival 1998