Timeline

1964
Born in Chengdu, China
1990
Graduated from Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, oil painting department
1990-present
Tutor at Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, Chongqing

Exhibitions

2008
Face and Faces, Dolores de Sierra Gallery, Madrid, Spain
2008
Appearance, Guo Jin from 1992-2007 solo exhibition, Museum National, Jakarta, Indonesia
2007
From New Figurative Image to New Painting, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
2007
Figurative Possibilities, Guo Wei & Guo Jin’s new works, Goedhuis Contemporary, New York, USA
2007
Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China (solo)
2006
Solo Show, Serieuze Zaken Studio, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006
12345, Yibo gallery, Shanghai, China
2006
action and imagination, solo show, Serieuze Zaken Studioos, Amsterdam
2006
Entry Gate Chinese Aesthetics of Heterogeneity, Moca, Shanghai
2006
ex-change, An Exhibition of Asian Contemporary Art, Sculpture Square Singapore
2006
Unclear and Clearness, Heyri Art Foundation, South Korea
2006
The Naked Truth, Tang Gallery, Bangkok
2006
The International Asian Art Fair, Now York
2005
The Review, LA Times Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2005
Shine Art Space makes its Debut in Shanghai, Shine Art Space, Shanghai, China
2005
Chinese Contemporary (solo)
2005
Limn Art Gallery, San Francisco (solo)
2005
4+1, Chinese Contemporary Paintings, Ansia Art Centre, Taipai
2004
In Between, Tang Gallery, Bangkok
2004
Chinart, Museo Arte Contemporanea di Roma, Rome
2004
Chinart, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
2004
Shaping, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai
2004
Posers, CourtYard Gallery, Beijing
2003
Chongqing Chilis, Ohio University Art Gallery and Trisolini Gallery
2003
Casa Garden Orient Foundation, Macau (solo)
2003
Chinese Contemporary Art Gallery, London (solo)
2003
Chinese Contemporary, London (solo)
2002
The Paintings of Guo Wei and Guo Jin, Goedhuis Contemporary, New York
2002
On the Edge of the Millennium: New Art from China, Goedhuis Contemporary, New York
2002
Guo Jin and Guo Wei: New Works, The Courtyard Gallery, Beijing
2002
Triennial of Chinese Arts, Guang Zhou Art Museum, China
2002
China Art, Museum Kuppersmuhle Sammlung Grothe, Duisburg, Germany
2001
Working at the Delfina Art Studio, London
2001
Chongqing Chili, Kultur-Bahnhof, Kassel
2001
China Art Now!, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
2001
The First Biennale of Chengdu, Monden Art Museum, Chengdu
2000
New Works: Guo Wei and Guo Jin, The Courtyard Gallery, Beijing
2000
1+1, Recent Works by Zeng Fanzhi and Guojin, Schoein Art Gallery, Hong Kong
2000
Between the Lines, Mosman Art Gallery and Community Centre, Sydney
2000
Door of Century, 1979-1999 Chinese Contemporary Art, Monden Art Museum, Chengdu
2000
The exhibition of Shanghai Art Museum’s collection, Shanghai
1999
1999 Art China!, Limn Gallery, San Francisco
1999
’99 Academic Exhibition, Upriver Gallery, Chengdu
1999
Collection Exhibition, Dongyu Art Gallery, Shenyang
1999
Solo Exhibition, Chinese Contemporary, London
1998
Solo Exhibition, Chinese Contemporary, London
1998
Confused…Reckoning with the Future: Contemporary Chinese, Paintings and Photography, Amsterdam
1998
5000+10, Contemporary Art from Mainland China, Bilbao, Spain
1998
Made in China, Contemporary Chinese Paintings, Nikolaus Sonne Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany
1998
Asian Avant-garde, Christie’s, London, United Kingdom
1998
Guo Wei and Guo Jin, Flanders Contemporary Art, Michigan, USA
1998
The Guo Brothers, Soobin Gallery, Singapore
1997
Faces and Bodies of the Middle Kingdom, Chinese Art of 90’s, Gallery Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech
1997
The First Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Art, Hong Kong Art Centre, China
1997
Quotation Marks, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
1997
8+8-1, Selected Paintings by 15 Contemporary Artists, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong
1996–1997
CHINA! Kunstmuseum, Bonn. Travelled to Vienna, Copenhagen, Berlin and Warsaw
1996
Dream Shares—Five Artists from Mainland China, Jamaica Art Centre, New York
1996
The First Exhibition of the China Oil Painting Society, China National Gallery, Beijing, China
1995
The Urban Idealist—New Art from Sichuan, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China
1995
The History of Chinese Oil from Realism to Post-Modernism, Gallerie Theoremes, Brussels, Belgium
1995
The Third Annual Exhibition of Chinese Oil Painting, China National Gallery, Beijing, China
1994
The Strange Environment ’94, Chongqing, China
1992
The Guangzhou Biennale: Oil Paintings from the 90’s, Guangzhou, China

Literature

2002
Thompson, Melissa Walt. The Paintings of Guo Wei and Guo Jin, Goedhuis Contemporary, exhibition catalogue, New York
2002
Goedhuis, Michael. On the Edge of the Millennium: New Art from China, Goedhuis Contemporary, exhibition catalogue, New York
2001
Dream 2001: Contemporary Chinese Art Exhibition, The Red Mansion Ltd, London
2000
New Works: Guo Wei and Guo Jin, The Courtyard Gallery, Beijing
1997
8+8-1, Selected Paintings by 15 Contemporary Artists, Schoeni Art Gallery Ltd, Hong Kong
1995
Schoeni, Manfred. History of Chinese Oil Painting: From Realism to Post-Modernism, Schoeni Art Gallery Ltd, Brussels