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CHARLES CHAM
The Orangutan House 59 Lorong Hang Jebat Malacca, - Malaysia



Original Artworks (85)

Charles Cham; 2782 LOVERS JUMP FOR JOY, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 61 x 122 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
61 x 122 cm (24.0 x 48.0 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2781 LOVERS TWO LEGS UP, 2020, Original Painting Oil, 61 x 122 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2020
61 x 122 cm (24.0 x 48.0 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2538 TTHE BIG ORANG KAYA ..., 2018, Original Painting Oil, 97 x 130 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2018
97 x 130 cm (38.2 x 51.2 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2805 GOODNIGHT MINISTERS ..., 2021, Original Painting Oil, 152 x 152 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
152 x 152 cm (59.8 x 59.8 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2803 THE GHETTO, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 122 x 122 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
122 x 122 cm (48.0 x 48.0 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2802 THE BLUE CLUSTER, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 120 x 120 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
120 x 120 cm (47.2 x 47.2 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2801 COLOURFUL LIVES, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 150 x 150 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
150 x 150 cm (59.1 x 59.1 inches)
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Charles Cham; 0819 TIME BEFORE TIME, 1998, Original Painting Oil, 150 x 150 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 1998
150 x 150 cm (59.1 x 59.1 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2800 ADAM AND EVE, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 152 x 152 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
152 x 152 cm (59.8 x 59.8 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2799 THE COVID YEARS, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 183 x 183 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
183 x 183 cm (72.0 x 72.0 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2798 YELLOW, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 150 x 150 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
150 x 150 cm (59.1 x 59.1 inches)
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Charles Cham; 1055 KIND OF BLUE, 2000, Original Painting Oil, 152 x 152 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2000
152 x 152 cm (59.8 x 59.8 inches)
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Charles Cham; 1611 BIG BROTHER IN RED, 2005, Original Painting Oil, 183 x 183 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2005
183 x 183 cm (72.0 x 72.0 inches)
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Charles Cham; 0680 TAIJI SUPREME ULTIMATE, 1997, Original Painting Oil, 182.5 x 182.5 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 1997
182.5 x 182.5 cm (71.9 x 71.9 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2796 MULTIPLE PERSONALITIES, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 152 x 203.3 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
152 x 203.3 cm (59.8 x 80.0 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2794 ARTICLE 19 BLEEDING FLAG, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 91.5 x 128.5 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
91.5 x 128.5 cm (36.0 x 50.6 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2793 ARTICLE 1, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 56 x 76 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
56 x 76 cm (22.0 x 29.9 inches)
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Charles Cham; 2792 SZOMORU VASARNAP, 2021, Original Painting Oil, 61 x 91.5 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2021
61 x 91.5 cm (24.0 x 36.0 inches)
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Charles Cham; ARTICLE 19, 2021, Original Printmaking Giclee, 22 x 30 inches. Artwork description: 241 ARTICLE 19P012GiclA(c)e print on Ilford Cotton Artist Textured 310gsm fine art paper.Paper size 55. 9cm x 76. 2cm 22in x 30in.  Image size 40. 6cm x 61cm 16in x 24in.  Edition 20.  Signed, titled, numbered and dated in pencil.Every print comes with a Certificate ...
Charles Cham
Original Giclee, 2021
22 x 30 inches (55.9 x 76.2 cm)
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Charles Cham; 2311 CROWNS AND CHAKRAS, 2015, Original Painting Oil, 50.5 x 60.2 cm. Artwork description: 241 aEURoeI believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling.  Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. aEURCharles CHAMaEURtms works are based on the philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.  The Yin and Yang ...
Charles Cham
Original Oil Painting, 2015
50.5 x 60.2 cm (19.9 x 23.7 inches)
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Artist Statement

"I BELIEVE THAT DRAWING IS THINKING AND PAINTING IS FEELING. THEREFORE, I DRAW WHAT I THINK AND PAINT WHAT I FEEL. AS THERE IS NO FEELING WITHOUT THINKING, THERE IS ALSO NO PAINTING WITHOUT DRAWING."

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Email: orangutanhouse@hotmail.com

Charles CHAM started painting at the age of five inspired by the first movie he ever saw. It was a story about an artist with a magic brush and everything he painted became alive. He painted birds and they flew away. He painted fish and they swam away in the river. Finally he painted a woman, she became alive and they fell in love. When Charles came home that day after the movie, he started to draw a portrait of the painter on the floor with some cake powder belonging to his mother. That was his first portrait.

Charles CHAM's works are based on the eastern philosophy of Yin and Yang - the duality of life and the attraction of opposites.

He believes that everything has another side, visible or not. His works show two paintings on one canvas, with each facing in the opposite direction."

He also believes in the art of drawing and in the simplicity of forms.

"Simplicity is the most profound stage one can achieve, in art and in life."

"There is no painting without drawing. For a painting to be strong, it has to come from a drawing. Drawing is the basis of it all - the mother of art. Drawing is the thought, the idea; painting is the emotion, the expression."

"I believe that drawing is thinking and painting is feeling. Therefore, I draw what I think and paint what I feel. As there is no feeling without thinking, there is also no painting without drawing. Sometimes I feel more comfortable calling my works painted drawings rather than just paintings."

Charles CHAM has exhibited in France, Switzerland, Portugal, Bali, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia and Malaysia. His works are in private art collections in more than 40 countries.

For more information and works, please visit his facebook page at www.facebook.com/orangutanhouse.


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