Timeline

1974
Born in China
1996
B.A. from the Fine Arts Department of Jilin Normal University, Jilin, China
2001
M.F.A. from the Folk Art Department of Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
2010
M.F.A. from the Experimental Art Department of Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
Currently Lives and works in Beijing, China

Exhibitions

2014
Tools of Study, Klein Sun Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2013
Li Hongbo – Out of Paper, Kunstverein Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg, Germany (solo)
2013
Confronting Anitya, Palazzo Michiel, Venice, Italy
2013
CODA Paper Art 2013, CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
2013
PaperWorks: The Art and Science of an Extraordinary Material, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA
2013
Hot Pot, Brattleboro Museum, Brattleboro, VT
2013
Transformation – A Perspective of Contemporary Art, 53 Art Museum, Guangzhou, China
2013
Freeze Frame Moments – 2013 Young Artist Invitational Exhibition, Nen Art Museum, Guangzhou, China
2013
Insightful Charisma, Shanghai Himalayas Museum, Shanghai, China
2013
Tan Wei Guan Zhi, Wu Niu Visual and Packing Institute Visual Arts Museum, Chengdu, China
2012
Self, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong (solo)
2012
A Tree, Mizuma & One Gallery, Beijing, China (solo)
2012
Ctrl + N: Non-Linear Practice, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, South Korea
2012
Material -> Object, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York, NY
2012
All our relations, 18th Biennale of Sydney, Australia
2012
Research Exhibition on Post-70’s Generation Artists Jianghan Star Plan, Wu Han Art Museum, Wu Han, China
2012
The Start of a Long Journey: The Collection of Excellent Graduate Works from The Central Academy of Fine Arts (2009 – 2011), Art @ Golden Square, London, England
2012
1st Xinjiang Biennale, Xinjiang International Exposition Centre, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China
2011
Material --> Object, EK Projects, Beijing, China
2011
Experimental Art, Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Beijing, China
2011
The World – Li Hongbo New Works Exhibition, Found Museum, Beijing, China; Modern Art Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan (solo)
2011
Start from the Horizon: Chinese Contemporary Sculpture Since 1978," Sishang Art Museum, Beijing, China
2010–2011
The Big Bang, White Rabbit Foundation, Sydney, Australia
2010
Journey of a Thousand Miles, Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Beijing, China
2010
Object Energy, Found Museum, Beijing, China
2010
Tien Kung Kai Wu, Deshan Art Space, Beijing, China
2010
I’m on the Road to…, Mizuma & One Gallery, Beijing, China
2007
The Desire for Material Welfare & No Wants, Jin Du Art Center, Beijing, China
2007
Shared Time and Space, K Space, Beijing, China (solo)
2001
Paper Space, Beijing, China (solo)

Public Collections

53 Art Museum, Guangzhou, China
Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Beijing, China
Found Museum, Beijing, China
White Rabbit Collection, Sydney, Australia