Born on May 14, 1933, in Canton, China, Ken H. Leung moved to Hong Kong in 1949 to become involved in the city’s vital young artistic community. Largely self-taught, his first oil paintings went on display in a Hong Kong gallery in 1960. Within a year, his fishing villages and coastal community scenes were a sensation in art circles, and the leading art gallery of Hong Kong started to represent his work. He combines the east and the west with the medium of oil to create his unique style. He founded the original Leung Gallery in Hong Kong at 1967.
Over the years, H. Leung exhibited his works across several countries included Japan, Singapore, Australia and Taiwan. In 1978, he became a resident of the United States and a legal citizen a year later. He settled permanently in the San Francisco Bay Area until today.
H. Leung is recognized as one of the premiere neo-impressionism artists; a master of the enchanted landscape, dreamy moods, and magic reflections of light and color. His work is exhibited at prestigious art galleries throughout the United States including Lahaina Galleries in past 30 years. Beside originals, his first artwork were published in 1961, and since then demand for his limited editions , open editions prints, calendars, has steadily increased in the U.S. as well as in Europe and Asia. Over one million of copies were sold around the world. His latest work were display at Shanghai Leung Gallery which founded by his son Thomas Leung at 2009.