Timeline

1968
Born in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China
1993
Graduated from Central Academy of Fine Arts, Oil Painting Department), Beijing

Exhibitions

2012
Ctrl+N Non-Linear Practice – 2012 Gwangju Biennale Special Exhibition, Gwangju Museum of Art, Korea
2012
Ji Dachun: Splendid Isolation, Fred Torres Collaborations, New York, USA (solo)
2012
Gray Moment, aye gallery, Beijing, China (solo)
2011
Bird Painting without Bird, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany (solo)
2011
Art Wave, Injoy Museum of Art, Beijing, China
2010
What is art?, Times Art Museum, Beijing
2009
Related to the Context – Contemporary Painting Exhibition, Found Museum, Beijing, China
2009
China’s Revision, Eastation Gallery, Beijing, China
2009
Seeing Is NOT Believing, aye gallery, Beijing, China (solo)
2008
China’s Revision, Ludwig Museum, Koblenz, Germany
2008
Liberation Feet --- Contemporary Chinese Drawing, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2008
AURUM L'or dans l'art contemporain, Center PasquArt, Switzerland
2008
Case Studies of Artists in Art History and Art Critisism, SZ Art Center, Beijing 798, China
2008
Note of Conception, Iberia Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing 798, China
2008
China Gold, Muse e Maillol, Paris, France
2008
As Animals, Lausanne Art Museum, Switzerland
2007
The Power of Universe - Exhibition of Frontier Contemporary Chinese, Asia Art Center, Beijing, China
2007
Absolute Images II, ARARIO Gallery, New York, USA
2007
Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Salzburg Modern Art Museum, Austria
2007
China - Facing Reality at MuMoK, Museum Modern Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria
2007
Ge An Guan Huo, Evangelische Studierendengemeinde (Dietrich – Bonhoeffer - Haus), Kassel, Germany
2007
Ji Dachun, Base Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2007
dARTex, Beijing, China (solo)
2007
Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China (solo)
2007
Chinese Window, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland (solo)
2006
Pyo Gallery , Seoul, Korea (solo)
2006
Soka Contemporary Space, Beijing, China (solo)
2006
New Interface, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai, China
2006
The New China, Arario, Beijing, China
2006
Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Germany
2006
Opening exhibition LONGRUN ART Beijing, China
2006
Yum Cha - Contemporary Chinese, Ray Hughes gallery, Sydney, Australia
2005
ARCO 06, Madrid, Spain
2005
Welcome, Welcome: Art-Beijing-Contemporary, Base gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2005
Art&Issue-China Korea exchange exhibition, Soka contemporary Space, Beijing
2005
The Self-made Generation: A Retrospective of New Chinese Painting 2005, Zenda Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
2005
Ji Dachun, Posco Art Museum Seoul, Korea (solo)
2005
Exhilaration, Aura Gallery, Shanghai
2005
Cartoon, Beijing, China
2005
Yum Cha-Contemporary Chinese, Ray Hughes Gallery, Australia
2005
Modern art of Beijing, Japan
2005
Plum Blossoms Gallery, CAmerican New York (solo)
2005
Plum Blossoms Gallery, Hongkong, China (solo)
2004
Chicago International Art Fair, USA
2004
Democracy Forever, Plum Blossoms Gallery, New York, NY
2004
A New Expression of Asia & Australia, South of Taiwan Art Center, Taiwan
2004
Ji Dachun, Keumsan Gallery, Korea (solo)
2004
Ji Dachun, Art Beatus, Hong Kong (solo)
2003
Chinese Contemporary, Ray Hughes Gallery, Australia
2003
The Reach of Chinese Contemporary Art, Pusan, Korea
2002
I've seen it all Aura Gallery, Shanghai, China
2001
Ji Dachun, Soka Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan (solo)
2001
Extra/Ordinary, Aura Gallery, Shanghai, The 1st Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu, China
2000
Ji Dachun, Chinese Contemporary, London, UK and East Link Gallery, Shanghai, China (solo)
1999
Ji Dachun, BASE Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1998
Still Life, Beijing, China
1997
Another Modernism, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
1996
Attended Reality: Present and Future, Art Garden Int'l Art Museum, Beijing, China
1993
The 1st China Oil Painting Biennial Exhibition, National Art Museum Beijing, China
1993
The 2nd Chinese Oil Painting Annual, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

Literature

2007
China Art Book. Uta Grosenick / Caspar Schübbe (Ed.), 680 pages, approx. 850 images, trilingual: Engl./Ger./Chin., Dumont Buchverlag, Cologne 2007. www.chinaartbook.de