Stephen Yau was born in Hong Kong. He has held 37 solo exhibitions in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore and Canada and participated in over 200 group exhibitions in various countries. His paintings have won him many awards and are in the collections of local and overseas corporations, museums and private collectors.
Stephen resides in Toronto and delivers his art on the international front and tutoring.
Stephen is currently the consultant of DWA (Toronto) and Art to Fly (Hong Kong); a member of CSPWC (Toronto) and the HK VAS; and the former president of the Hong Kong Modern Art Society of Watercolours 1991 – 1993.