December 2020

Residency at Fremantle Art Centre

Artist in Residence

November 2020

Worn Art Revamped 2020 Te Kore - Beyond This World

Theatre Kimberley and Yiramalay / Wesley Studio School

November 2020

Regional Arts WA

Successful recipient of Regional Arts Resilience Grants
Rewrite the Book ad

October 2020

Rewrite the Book

Rewrite the Book in partnership with Kimberley Arts Network
Cheng_Jacky_The Best Kept Secret-4

September 2020

The Best Kept Secret

Winning piece of 2020 sculpture category
Touching the Earth Lightly

August 2020

The Geumgang Nature Art Biennale - Yatoo

Geumgang Nature Art Biennale video by Yatoo, the Korean Nature Artists' Association
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March 2020

Water and its complexity

A collaborative exhibition between Artery Co-operative (Artery) Northcote, Melbourne and Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venice, Italy (Scuolagrafica).
Shinju artist workshop - news

September 2019

Artist Workshop - Folding and Dyeing Papers

Jacky Cheng, one of the artists involved in the Golden Jubilee Art Project. Come create your own Shinju Matsuri artwork by participating in the workshop.
News Shinju - Double Gong

September 2019

Double Gong!

2019, a year of uncertainty and surprise! Super chuffed by the announcement.
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September 2019

Touching the Earth Lightly

I’ve been reading about the land clearing issues in the Kimberley. The truth is land clearing is happening globally. I worry. Will my intention of creating awareness be ‘loud’ enough?
Profile pic (detail)

August 2019

Art Comes Home for Golden Jubilee

A two-year collaborative public art installation by 5 artists led by Art coordinator Vanessa Margetts, currently in development. The reveal of this piece is in tandem with the celebration of Shinju Matsuri's Golden Jubilee year.

June 2019


The content of this show serves as an eye opener to the viewers as they observe how form when reduced to the simplest of symmetry and shape can merge the grey line between art and architecture, depending on its scale of execution. Exhibition artist Mr
News - Arteles - Returning to Numen

June 2019

Returning to Numen - Arteles Creative Centre, Finland

Site Specific ephemeral installation in Finland
News Awagami Factory

May 2019

Awagami Factory, Japan

Kozo Paper Making and Aizome Dyeing
Conversations (detail)

April 2019

Off the Page

Art installations by domestic and international artists inspired by books, paper and print through the streets of Claremont.
News - Traces of Bicameralism

January 2019

First exhibition in my home country Malaysia!

Duo exhibition - Lisa Foo and Jacky Cheng.

October 2018

2018 Hedland Art Awards

Finalist announced!!
Arteles - Basic to Basics (news)

July 2018

Back to Basics - Arteles Creative Centre, Finland

A month long art residency of 'just be'.
News - Denfair

June 2018

Denfair, Melbourne 2018

Exhibition at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
News (APR)

May 2018

Art Print Residence, Spain 2018

Art Residency - Rediscovering printmaking with master printer and master platemaker.
'Xiang Lu II' - Incense Censer II - (detail)

May 2018

Botanica Humana Exhibition, Melbourne 2018

This group exhibition presents the work of exciting emerging to mid-career Australian artists.
News - Deadly Threadly

April 2018

Deadly Threadly Exhibition, Western Australia 2018

Deadly Threadly showcases a collective journey of the artists, inspired by their environmental experiences, cultural identity and feelings of belonging.
G'day, Pleased to 'Yeast' Ya!

February 2018

G’day, pleased to ’yeast’ ya!

29 members from the Paper Artist Collective (which I am a proud member) teamed up with Excel Blades to put their scalpels to the test #PACGLOBAL.
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August 2017

Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize, New South Wales 2017

Finalist announced!

July 2017

Cossack Art Awards, Western Australia 2017

Winners announced!
News Kimberley Art Prize

July 2017

Kimberley Art Prize, Western Australia 2017

Winners announced!

July 2017

Bunbury Biennale, Western Australia 2017

Exhibition showing now from 8 July - 10 September 2017
Lotus Blooming (detail)

May 2017

Mid West Art Prize, Western Australia 2017

Finalist announced!
Profile photo - news - Arctic Paper

May 2017

Paper Passion by Arctic Paper, Sweden 2017

Interview by Paper Passion, Sweden
News (Arteles) SAE

March 2017

Arteles Creative Centre, Finland 2017

Art Residency with a month long of Silence.
Dharma Wheel (detail)

February 2017

Contemporary Art Awards, Queensland 2017

Finalist announced!
News (something new, something old)

January 2017

Something Old, Something New Exhibition, Western Australia 2017

Duo Exhibition - Nada Murphy and Jacky Cheng
Exhibition profile pic (Three Artists One Medium)

September 2016

Three Artists One Medium Exhibition, York 2016

Discovered only in its medium transformation. Three artists showcasing the true value of a common medium - paper.
'Tuan Jie' - Unity (detail)

September 2016

Unbound Perspective Exhibition, New York 2016

A group exhibition highlighting work that presents reality with heightened aesthetic possibilities.