Biographie / Biography

1962
Geboren in Shantou, Guangdong Province, PR China

Lebt und arbeitet in Peking

Born in Shantou, Guangdong Province, PR China

Lives and works in Beijing
1990
Founder „Big Tail Elephant Group“ with Lin Yilin, Liang Juhui
2007
Founder „Xijing Men“ with Tsuyoshi Ozawa and Gim Hongsok

Einzelausstellungen (Auswahl) / Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013
Air? Dry History, Pekin Fine Arts, Hong Kong
2012
Prepared: Strategies for Activists, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, USA
2009
Chen Shaoxiong: Ink Things, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, USA

Seeing is Believing, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, PR China
2008
Collective Memory, Art & Public - Cabinet PH, Geneva, Switzerland

CASH IN, Para/Site Art Space, Hong Kong
2007
Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany

Visible and invisible, Known and Unknown, Universal Studios-Bejing, Beijing
2006
Chen Shaoxiong, Art & Public - Cabinet PH, Geneva, Switzerland

Ink City on Paper, The CourtYard Gallery, Beijing

let’s see who’s lucky, BizArt Art Center, Shanghai
2005
Double Landscape, Grace Alexander Contemporary Art Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

Ink City: New Works by Chen Shaoxiong, The CourtYard Annex,Beijing
2003
Anti-C.S.X., Vitamin Creative Space, Guangzhou

Gruppenausstellungen (Auswahl) / Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
The Garden of the Forking Paths - Exploring Independent Animation, OCT Contemporary Terminal Shanghai, China

I‘m Not Involved in Aesthetic Progress: a Rethinking of Performance, Star Gallery, Beijing, PR China

THE XIJING MEN, H & R Block Artspace at the Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas, USA

Autonomous Regions, Time Museum, Guangzhou, China
2012
The World of Soul: As Virtual Artistic Engineering, First Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennale, B10 Art Center, OCT, Shenzhen, China

Conceptual Renewal? Short History of Chinese Contemporary Photgraphical Art, Si Shang Art Museum, Beijing, China

Project Without Space #6, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing, China

ROUNDTABLE, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju Biennale, Südkorea

K, CCA Wattis Institute of Contemporary Art, San Francisco, USA

The 7th Shenzhen Sculpture Biennale: Accidental Message? Art Is Not a System, Not a World, Shenzhen, PR China
2011
Out of the Box, Boers-Li Gallery, Bijing, PR China

Moving Image in China: 1988-2011, Binsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, PR China

Line Up, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, PR China

Project Without Space #5: Transparent but Impenetrable, Magician Space, Beijing, PR China

Spiritual / Material, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing, PR China

Xijing, Fondazion Bevilacqua La Masa, Galleria di Piazza San Marco 71/c, Venice, Italy

You Art Not A Gadget, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing, PR China
2010
An Unexpected Turn Of Events, Chen Shaoxiong - Tsuyishi Ozawa, Osage Gallery, Shanghai, PR China

Trust? Media City Seoul 2010, Seoul Musuem of Art, South Korea

Aichi Triennale 2010 - Arts and Cities, Aichi Arts Center, Japan

Mu: Screen - Three Generations of Chinese Video Art, UTS Gallery, Sydney Australia

Double Identity, Dutch Culture Centre, 2010 Shanghai World EXPO, Shanghai, PR China

Glass Factory - Art in the New Finacial Era, Iberia Art center of Contemporary Art, Beijing, PR China

Timelapse - Switzerland China Media Art Exhibition, Kunsthaus CentreParquArt - Centre s‘Art, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland

Looking Through Film Traces of Cinema and Self Constructs in Contemporary Art, OCT, Shanghai, PR China

History Lessons, Pekin Fine Arts, Beijing, PR China

An Unexpected Turn Of Events, Chen Shaoxiong - Tsuyishi Ozawa, Osage kwun tong, Hongkong, China

Negotiations - The Second Today‘s Documents, Today Museum, Beijing, PR China

Jungle - A Close-Up Focus in Chinese Contemporary Art Trends, Platform China, Beijing, PR China
2009
Ink Storm, Transformer, Washington D.C., USA

Extra/Ordinary: Video Art from Asia, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, USA

Xe biennale de lyon - The Spectacle of the Everyday, Lyon, France

4th Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale 2009 - LIVE and LET LIVE: Creators of Tomorrow, Fukuoka, Japan

Summertime: or, close-ups on place we’ve (never) been, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, USA

The First Stop on the Super Highway, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yon gin-si, Korea

China Urban, The Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery, Portland, USA

Up close, Far away, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany

Post - American L.A., 18th Street Arts Center, Los Angeles, USA
2008
The 7th Gwangju Biennale: Annual Report, Gwangju , Korea

Xijing Olympics, Boers-Li Gallery,Beijing, China

China Power Station :Part III, MUDAM – Musee d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg

Asia Triennial Manchester 08, Asia Triennial Manchester, Manchester, England

Too Early For Vacation, ev+a EVENTS, Limerick, Ireland

Orient Without Borders, Espace Louis Vuitton, Paris

Refabricating City, Hong kong & Shenzhen Bi-city Biennale OfUrbanism/Architecture Crouching Paper, Hidden Dragon-Works on Paper, F2 Gallery, Beijing, China

Winter Group Show, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, China

Fifth Floor –Ideas Taking Space, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

Platform Seoul 2008: ”I have nothing to say and I am saying it”, Seoul, Korea

Artificial Nature, MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai, China
2007
One Fine Day, Rodin Gallery, Seoul, Korea

Tomorrow, SAMUSO:Space for Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

REBOOT-The Third Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu, China

City_net Asia 2007, Seoul Museum Of Art, Korea

TOMORROW NOW - when design meets science fivtion, MUDAM - Musée d‘Art Moderne Frand-Duc Jean, Luxmbourg

Critical Mass – Kritische Masse II, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland

All About Laughter-Humor in Contemporary Art, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
2006
International Ink Biennale of Shenzhen: Ink,Life,Taste-To Sugar Add Some Salt, He Xiangning Museum of Art,Shenzhen, China

ALLLOOKSAME? Art China Japan Korea, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo,Turin, Italy

China Power Station: Part 1, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK

Summer Holiday, UNIVERSALSTUDIOS-BEIJING, Beijing, China

Infiltration: Idylls and Visions, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

GUANGDONGTOKYO, Ota Fine Arts,Tokyo,Japan

China - Between Past and Future, House of World Cultures, Berlin, Germany
2005
City, Open Door! Shenzhen Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture, Shenzhen, China

The 2nd Guangzhou Triennial: BEYOND-an Extraordinary Space of Experimentation for Modernization, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

The 3rd Tirana Biennale: Go Inside, National Art Gallery, Tirana, Albania

Follow Me! Chinese Art at the Threshold of the New Millennium, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Montpellier-China:1 (The 1St Montpellier Biennale of Chinese Contemporary Art), Montpellier, France

Emergency Biennale in Chechnya: A suitcase from Paris to Grosny, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

Zooming into Focus, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

China! China!! China!!!, Grace Alexander Contemporary Art Gallery, Zurich ,Switzerland

Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video From China, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK

In-Between Realities, Shanghai Gallery of Art Three on the bund, Shanghai, China
2004
Making Differences, Historiska Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

Zooming into Focus, University Art Gallery San Diego State University, USA / Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Stopover Hong Kong, Hanart T Z Gallery, Hong Kong, China

Light As Fuck! Shanghai Assemblage 2000-2004, The National Museum of Art, Oslo Norway

A l’ouest du sud de l’est, Center of Contemporary Art, Sète/Villa Arson in Nice,France

Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video From China, ICP International Center of Photography, New York, USA
2003
The Fifth System: Public Art in the Age of “Post-Planning”, Hexiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China

Fabricated Paradises, Le Parvis Centre d'Art Contemporain, Ibos, France

10th Biennial of the Moving Image, Geneva, Switzerland

Everyday-Contemporary art from Japan,China,Korea,Thailand, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark

50th International Art Exhibition-Z.O.U. la Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
2002
Pause-Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, Korea

New internationalism, Kunstforeningen , Copenhagen, Denmark

Golden Harvest, The Museum of Contemporary art Zagreb, Croatia

Moist-Multimedia Art Asia Pacific, The Art Museum of China Millennium Monument, Beijing, China

Reinterpretation: A Decade of Experimental Chinese Art, Guangzhou , China

Triennial, Guangdong Museum of Art,Guangzhou, China

Urban Creation – Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, Chin

Under Construction, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Synthetic Reality, East Modern Art Centre ,Beijing, China
2001
New media Art of China, Loft New-Media Art Space, Beijing, China

City Slang, He Xiangning Museum, Shenzhen, China

Chinese Photography Now, Canvas International Art, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Living in Time, National Gallery Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany

The New-Media Art Festival: Non-Linear Narrative, National Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China
2000
Our Chinese Friends, Bauhaus-University and ACC Gallery, Weimar, Germany

Individual and Society in Art, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangdong, China

Multimedia Art Asia Pacific 2000 Festival, Brisbane Powerhouse, Australia

Busan International Contemporary Art Festival 2000, Busan, South Korea

Metropolitan Museum of Art, Korea

Fuck off, Eastlink Gallery, Shanghai, China

2nd Festival International d’ Arts Multimedia, Urbains Belfort, France
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