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Willie Chu
On the Verge
Giclée, 2015, 21 ¾” x 21 ¾”

Willie Chu began developing his skills in photography at the High School of Art and Design and received his BFA in Photography from the School of Visual Arts.  He works in the field of commercial photography and video while pursuing personal projects.  His work has been shown in solo and group exhibitions at venues including BWAC, the Photo District Gallery, the Kevin Barry Gallery, the Packwood House Museum in Pennsylvania, the Staten Island Museum, the Union and Spotlight Galleries at Wagner College, and New Century, and he is a member of the Creative Photographers Guild (CPG).   He has received several grants and awards including an Original Work Grant and Premier Grant from Staten Island Arts.  He is currently working on videos of writers and poets as well as photographic portraits of Staten Island artists. williechunyc.com