Beili Liu (American/Chinese)

Timeline

1994
Bachelor’s degree in Chinese Literature and Communication from Shenzhen University, China
2001
Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Designfrom the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
2003
Master of Fine Arts in Mixed Media from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Exhibitions

2011
Hua Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2011
Vessel Gallery, Oakland, CA (solo)
2011
Galerie An Der Pinakothek Der Moderne, Munich, Germany (solo)
2011
Hå gamle prestegard, Norwegian National Art and Culture Center, Norway (solo)
2011
Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln (solo)
2011
Extent, Form/Space Atelier, Seattle (solo)
2011
The Mending Project, Women and Their Work Gallery, Austin TX (solo)
2011
Material Spaces: Veneration Through the Needle's Eye
2011
Carolyn Kallenborn, Beili Liu, and Tom Lundberg, Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Wayne State University, MI
2011
10th Anniversary Show, D Berman Gallery, Austin, TX
2010
Combined, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin
2010
Art Prize Exhibition, Urban Institute of Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI
2010
Nature/Culture, Castle Gallery, New Rochelle, NY
2010
5x7, Art House at Jones Center, Austin TX
2010
Unraveling Tradition, 516 ARTS, Albuquerque, NM 87102
2010
Mind, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michiganm
2010
By A Thread, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art
2010
Fray, Asia Unlimited Gallery, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010
Half empty.half full, Site-Specific Installations, Nordisk Kunst Platform Gallery, Brusand, Norway (solo)
2010
2010 People's Gallery Exhibition, Austin City Hall, Texas
2009
IT IS BEAUTIFUL HERE, Granary Gallery, Fiskars, Finland
2009
IF/ELSE, Detroit Industrial Project, Detroit, MI
2009
2009 People's Gallery Exhibition, Austin City Hall, Texas
2009
A Strange Land, Creative Research Lab, Austin, TX
2009
The Storm Show, Work.Ann Arbor Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI
2009
One, Another, Buffalo Arts Studio, Buffalo, New York (solo)
2009
Mapping Memories, Beili Liu and Takafumi Ide, (two person exhibition), Castle Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, NY (solo)
2009
In Between, Elisabeth De Brabant Art Center, Shanghai, China (solo)
2009
Bound, d berman Gallery, Austin TX (solo)
2009
Miasma, Three Walls Gallery, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX (solo)
2008
Three Thousand Troubled Threads, Tarryn Teresa Gallery, Los Angeles (solo)
2008
LURE, Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco (solo)
2008
LURE, Urban Institute of Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, Michigan (solo)
2008
East Austin Studio Tour, Creative Research Lab, Austin, TX
2008
Fall Faculty Exhibition, Creative Research Lab, University of Texas, Austin
2008
San Francisco International Arts Festival
2008
11th Annual United States of Asian America Festival, Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center,San Francisco
2008
Ying-Inspired by Chinese art ad History, Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, California
2008
Aging with Attitude, Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2007
Earth World, Bu-Con, Russell Industrial Center, Detroit
2007
Turning Point, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michigan
2007
Transparent, Granary Gallery, Onoma foundation of Finland, Fiskars, Finland
2007
in.stal.la.tion, Anton Art Center, Mount Clements, Michigan
2007
"Ay, madam, it is common." Detroit Industrial Projects
2007
10th International Exhibition, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
2007
75th Anniversary All-Media Exhibition, Detroit Artist Market
2007
Water Media +, curated by Maria Ruggiero, Riverside Art Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan
2007
Ashen, Video Installation and Dance Performance, Beili Liu & Nightfire Dance (solo)
2006
Theater, Vitosha Guest Haus, Ann Arbor, Michigan (solo)
2006
Recall (shadow), Gallery One, Ann Arbor, Michigan (solo)
2006
Recall (barn), A site-specific installation (solo)
2006
Djerassi Foundation, Woodside, California (solo)
2006
Aline, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan (solo)
2006
Breadth, A site-specific installation, Lloyd Hall Scholars Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (solo)
2006
Open House — Experiments with Material and Process, Djerassi Foundation, Woodside, California
2006
12+12, Washington Street Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan
2006
5th Lessedra World Art Print Annual, Lessedra Gallery & Contemporary Art Projects, Bulgaria
2006
Minimal and Maximum, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michigan
2006
Just a squirrel, trying to find a nut, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art
2006
Adam and Eve, Holland Arts Council, Michigan, Creative Arts Center, Pontiac, Michigan
2006
Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan
2005
Collaborators' 2, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michigan
2005
The Nature of Paper, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago
2005
Plexus, 4731 Gallery, Detroit
2005
Interform, 212 Miller Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan
2004
Art Harvest, Art Farm, Marquette, Nebraska
2004
42nd Annual Ann Arbor Film Festival installations, Historical Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor
2004
The little House Stands on the Prairie, A site-specific installation, Art Farm, Nebraska (solo)
2004
Resurrection, Matrix Gallery, in collaboration with Mark Nelson, Ann Arbor, Michigan (solo)
2003
In-prints — Recent 2-D work by Beili Liu, Center for the Education of Women, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (solo)
2003
Fixtures, in collaboration with Kendall Babl, The Institute for the Humanities, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (solo)
2003
Sound, Image, Story, Media Union Art Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan
2003
41st Annual Ann Arbor Film Festival installations, Historical Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor
2002
A Room of Your Own, Michigan Guild Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan
2002
Wayfinding, Michigan Guild Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan (solo)
2002
Solid State, Warren Robbins Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (solo)
2002
Works in Progress: Spiral, J. P. Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2002
Earplay, Media Union, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2002
Individual's Culture, Warren Robbins Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2001
Revisioning the Great Lakes, Media Union Art Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan
2001
Air Bubble (two person show), 1010 Gallery, Knoxville, Tennessee
2001
54th Annual Competition Award Exhibition, Ewing Gallery, Knoxville, Tennessee