November 2023

A Concentrated Experience // Art Collective WA

Bringing together a series of meditative, detailed 2D and 3D works curated by Dunja Rmandić

November 2023

SPACED: Rural Utopias

SPACED: Rural Utopias exhibition at Art Gallery Western Australia

October 2023

National WINNER of AILA Landscape Architecture Award - Small Projects

September 2023

Best Bespoke Design - Design Fringe 2023

Award winner at Design Fringe 2023
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September 2023

Artists on tour

Travelling Artists . A program that supports creative development in remote areas.
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September 2023


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August 2023

Woven Together | Celebrating South Hedland

WOVEN TOGETHER is a group exhibition celebrating the unique threads that contribute to the multicultural fabric of our beloved South Hedland community.
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August 2023

Winner of 46th Fremantle Print Award

Winner of 46th Fremantle Print Award
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July 2023

Finalist Fremantle Print Award 2023

Paper weave of printed Chinese calendar pages depicts Yue Lao - The God of Matchmaking and Marriage.

July 2023

Collaborative project - Winner of AILA Landscape Architecture Award WA - Small Projects

The Calling Over Nagula - Winner of AILA Landscape Architecture Award WA - Small Projects category
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May 2023

Two category Finalist - AILA 2023 Landscape Architecture Award

Finalist for AILA 2023 Landscape Architecture Award
Artist's Insights: Jacky Cheng

April 2023

Public Talk: Artist's Insights - Chinese Museum, Melbourne

A public presentation at the Chinese Museum, Melbourne, VIC.

April 2023

Melbourne Design Week 2023 - Vessel, Cloth and Cloak presented by Australian Tapestry Workshop

Group exhibition at Australian Tapestry Workshop Vessel, Cloth and Cloak

April 2023

Artist in Residence at Australian Tapestry Workshop

The reveal_JC + Sam

March 2023

SPACED Stage 2 Rural Utopias Residency in 'Witchy', Margaret River

Conclusion of Stage 2 Rural Utopias Residency in Margaret River.
Darnell's trading post

January 2023

Back in Wadandi Boodja

Commencing Stage 2 Rural Utopias Residency in Margaret River
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December 2022

Australian Tapestry Workshop

Artist in Residence program at ATW for 2023

October 2022

Winner - The John Stringer Prize 2022

John Stringer Prize 2022 winner, Jacky Cheng, for her intricate installation …that awaits at the end of life.
Behind the scene with Danny

September 2022

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery TV - Artists Talk National Works on Paper 2022

Gold Rush

July 2022

Shadow  Exhibition

Three person exhibition at Wallace Gallery - Jacky Cheng, Paul Trinidad and Anton James

May 2022

2022 National Works on Paper Finalist

2022 National Works on Paper Finalist - Jacky Cheng

May 2022

SPACED: Rural Utopias Residency - Jacky Cheng in Margaret River

Jacky Cheng is currently working with the community of Margaret River. This residency forms part of one of Spaced’s current programs, Rural Utopias.
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April 2022

SPACED residency

SPACED residency - context-responsive and socially engaged art projects across the whole of Western Australia and beyond.
Logo of John Stringer Prize Award in brush stroke.

March 2022

John Stringer Prize 2022 - Finalist

Advertising of Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award 2021

January 2022

Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award 2021 - FINALIST

67th Blake Prize Finalist 2

January 2022

67th Blake Prize 2022 Finalists 

To the left, a chinese prosperity sticker with chinese character symbolises wealth and prosperity. To the right, name on wall - Jacky Cheng, Artist in Residence, Studio 2.

January 2022

Artist in Residence - Fremantle Art Centre

YBAP promo 2021

November 2021

York Botanic Art Prize 2021

HereNow promo

November 2021


Paper weaving

October 2021

When I Saw You - IOTA21


September 2021

TEND Exhibition 

Artlands 2021

August 2021

Artlands 2021

Artlands 2021 - Regional Arts Australia gathering

August 2021

The Calling Over Nagula 

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July 2021

TEND Residency + Workshops

Residency program at Courthouse Gallery + Studio
Honour and Love. Winner of Judges Award at Jury Art Prize 2021.

June 2021

Winner of Judges Award - Jury Art prize 2021

Honour and Love is Jury Art Prize 2021 Judges Award winner.
Reservoir exhibition at Gallery 152, York WA

June 2021

'Reservoir' - Duo Exhibition at Gallery 152

Duo exhibition Sarah Thornton Smith and Jacky Cheng
JC Profile photo BnW

May 2021

Beyond Sight

Broome Fringe Festival 2021
Artist in Focus - Courthouse Gallery

March 2021

Artist in Focus

Artist Talk at Courthouse Gallery + Studio, Port Hedland
Revealed_emerging art Photo by Tim Acker

February 2021

Artist of the Month

Artist of the Month at Regional Arts WA

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
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October 2020

Rewrite the Book

Rewrite the Book in partnership with Kimberley Arts Network
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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).
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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.
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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
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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.
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January 2019

First exhibition in my home country Malaysia!

Duo exhibition - Lisa Foo and Jacky Cheng.

October 2018

2018 Hedland Art Awards

Finalist announced!!
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July 2018

Back to Basics - Arteles Creative Centre, Finland

A month long art residency of 'just be'.
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June 2018

Denfair, Melbourne 2018

Exhibition at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
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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.
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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.
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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
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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.