Edward Wong, whose ancestors came from Guangdong, was born in Hong Kong. He immigrated to Vancouver in 1973. Since a young age, he was very interested in painting and the arts. He has been designing jewelry for more than twenty years and owns a jewelry shop in Vancouver. In 1999 he began to study Chinese brush-painting under Prof. Johnson Chow, and hopes to step up to a new stage in his paintings and creations. He is the Director of the CCAFV (2003-2005).