Hou Leong Ink Painting 'Red Horizontal Lines and One Black kSplash' fabric ink on raw canvas

Hou Leong

The gallery is run by Hou Leong, a Canberra artist who graduated from the ANU School of Art, and was twice shortlisted for the Moet & Chandon art prize.

Hou Leong Ink Painting 'Six Black Vertical Brash Strokes' fabric ink on raw canvas
Hou Leong Ink Painting ‘Six Black Vertical Brash Strokes’ fabric ink on raw canvas
Ink on canvas by Hou Leong
Ink on canvas by Hou Leong

His iconic images are widely known, and have been included in the National Gallery of Australia “Federation” Exhibition in 2001, the New Parliament House collection, and various art and culture textbooks. Hou’s artworks are proudly displayed at the Silk Road Gallery along with art, screens and antique furniture.

Hou Leong "I'm as Australian as Ampol"
Hou Leong “I’m as Australian as Ampol”

Hou also has a passion for Chinese tea, and loves nothing better than to share a Chinese tea ceremony with customers, showing them how to prepare and appreciate different teas. ¬†Customers love this chance to take a ‘slow food’ moment, and the community of Chinese tea conniosseurs is beginning to grow.

Chinese tea craft, uulong, puer, wulong, green tea
Chinese tea craft

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