(1941 - )
Yvonne Cheng was born in 1941 in Surabaya, Indonesia where she was educated in Dutch schools and privately tutored in art. In 1967 she moved to Honolulu where she enrolled in a batik class at the Bishop Museum. She used batik as her primary medium from 1970 to the early 1980s. Later she began working in paper, collage, acrylic painting, and pastel drawings.