May Chan was born in Hong Kong in 1939. She immigrated to Canada in 1963. She studied painting and drawing at Concordia University in Montreal, graduating in 1967. She earned a degree in art education from Queen’s University in 1976 and an M.F.A. from York University in 1984. Chan currently is based in Kingston, Ontario, and is perhaps best known as a performance artist.
Dried Tangerine Skin
Toronto, Ont.: Pedlar Press, 2006.
The Fifth Girl
Toronto, Ont.: Pedlar Press, 2002.
Includes some text in Chinese.
Selected Criticism and Interpretation
Caught in the Act: An Anthology of Performance Art by Canadian Women.
Edited by Tanya Mars & Johanna Householder.
Toronto: YYZ Books, 2004. NX456.5.P38 C39 2004