Philip Heckscher

Philip Heckscher

Philip Heckscher is a native New York artist working in the East Village.  He has studied Chinese calligraphy for more than 20 years; his teachers are Liu Cenfu of Fudan University in Shanghai and Wang Dongling of the National Academy of Art in Hangzhou.  Previous exhibitions of Heckscher’s work have been held at the College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, Maine, at Seventh and Second Gallery in New York and at the Reveredo Gallery in Natal, Brazil.  He’s lectured, taught and demonstrated calligraphy in New York at the Metropolitan Museum, China Institute and the Soho Open Center, as well as in many city schools.