Timeline

1963
Born in Beijing
1982
B.F.A Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, P.R. China
1989
M.F.A University of Arkansas, Fulbright Scholarship

Exhibitions

2007
Works on Paper, Zeno X Gallery & Zeno X Storage, Antwerp, Belgium
2006
25 years Zeno X Gallery, Zeno X Gallery & Zeno X Storage, Antwerp, Belgium
2006
Process and Promise: Art Education and Community at the 92nd Street Y 1930-2005, 92nd Street Y, New York, NY, USA
2006
Biella Prize for Engraving 2006, Art in the Age of Anxiety, Museo del Territorio di Biella, Biella, Italy
2006
Now,Voyager, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY, USA
2006
Water That Floats the Boat Can Also Sink It, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2006
A Usable Past: Selected Alumni from the Artist-in-Residence Studio Space Program, Henry Street Settlement, Abrons Art Center, New York, NY
2006
Yun-Fei Ji, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY (October – November 2006) (solo)
2005
Great News Comes From the Collective Farm, ZenoX, Antwerp, Belgium (solo)
2005
The Empty City, Richard E. Peeler Art Center, DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, USA (solo)
2005
Extraordinary Visions, Nolan Eckman Gallery, New York, USA
2005
REGENERATION: Contemporary Chinese Art From China and the U.S., ASU Art Museum, Nelson Fine Arts Center, Tempe, AZ, USA
2005
Here Comes the Boogey-Man, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY, USA
2005
Wasteland: 21st Century Landscape, Roebling Hall, Brooklyn, NY, USA
2004
Boxers, SAFN Museum, Reykyavik, Iceland (through January 9, 2005) (solo)
2004
Yun-Fei Ji: The East Wind, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (solo)
2004
The Empty City, Pierogi, Brooklyn, New York, USA (solo)
2004
The Empty City, Contemporary Art Museum, St.Louis, USA (solo)
2004
The Empty City, The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA (solo)
2004
The Empty City, Provisions Library GAEA Foundation, Washington D.C., USA (solo)
2004
Art on Paper 2004, Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, USA
2004
Between the Lines, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2004
Open house: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, USA
2004
Initial Encounters, The Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy, NY, USA
2003
The One-Hundred Old Names, ZenoX, Antwerp, Belgium and The Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2002
The Boxer, the Missionary, and their Gods, POST, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2001
New Work, Pierogi, Brooklyn, New York (solo)

Literature

2006
Vitamin D - New Perspectives in Drawing, edited by Phaidon Press (cat.)
2005
Open Days - Roma Publications 1998-2005, S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium (cat.)
2005
Loyal and His Band, Loyal & Galleri Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden (cat.)
2004
Yun -Fei Ji : The Empty City, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA (cat.)
2004
Open House: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, USA (cat.)
2003
For the Record, Drawing Contemporary Life, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada - text by Daina Augaitis (cat.)
2003
The Old One Hundred Names, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, Pratt Institute, New York, USA - text by Phillipe Pirotte (cat.)
2003
The 2002 Biennal exhibition, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA - text by Lawrence R. Rinder (cat.)