|Peter H. Eoyang||Biography: Eoyang Hsun (1923-2003) was born in Shanghai as the first of four children of Eoyang Keh. He received his Christian name, Peter, and his artistic name, Yin Ye in China in the mid 1930s. Eoyang Yin Ye appears on many of his works as applied by a seal.
In 1937 he came to the United States with his mother, his brother and his two sisters. He married in 1959. He received a Civil Engineering degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 1962, and worked as an engnieer for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.
It was not until 1972, after Peter returned to Colorado and settled in Golden that he began to paint. He was a success, quickly completing White Beauty and other masterpieces. In 1983, Peter moved to Eugene, Oregon, and in 1993 to Avalon California, continuing to paint watercolors at both places. Birthyear: 1923 Galleries: He has exhibited at:
Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO, 1973
International House, Denver, CO, 1974
Colorado State Fair, Pueblo, CO, 1974
Rocky Mountain National, Golden, CO, 1975
Gilpin County Annual Exhibition, Central City, CO, 1976
Rocky Mountain National, Golden, CO, 1976
Northern Colorado Invitational, Greeley, CO, 1976
San Diego Watercolor Society's National Exhibition, San Diego, CA, 1977
Peter's work has also been exhibited at Golden Gallery, Golden, Gallery E, Evergreen and De Coloras Galley, Cherry Creek, all in Colorado.
Awards: He was the Catalina Island artist of the month in September 1994, and won a Catalina Artist Award at the Catalina Art Festival in 1994.
His painting Deep Pit dedicated as a memorial to Artist Sue Brown, (d.1995) placed 2nd in the Best of Show competition in the 1995 Catalina Festival, as reported in the Catalina Islander. Media: watercolor Style: impressionistic Subjects: landscapes and nature, Flowers|