Timeline

1981
Born in Shan Dong
2001
Graduated from Wu Zuo Ren Art Secondary School, Beijing, China
2002
Won 3rd place at the 1st Year Students’ Work Exhibition
2003
A Small Pearl received the Theme Inspiration Award at the Olympic Art Exhibition
2004
Won 3rd place at the 3rd Year Students’ Work Exhibition
2005
Graduated from Central Academy of Fine Art, the 4th studio, Beijing, China
Selected for the Light of Academy Exhibition
Wang Jialian scholarship for As Tasteless As Water
2006
Won 2nd place at the Central Academy of Fine Art Graduates’ Work exhibition (subsequently collected by the CAFA museum)
Transitions from oil painting to photography

Exhibitions

2010
Art Karlsruhe
2009
Kunst Zurich
New Chinese Photography, Art Seasons Switzerland
Kunst Zurich
Made in China, Art Seasons Singapore
2008
Contemporary Photography Exhibition, Chosun Art Museum, Korea
Bridge Art Fair New York 2008, New York
The Depletion Of History — Installation Art & Photography Exhibition, Shanghai East Asian Art Center, Shanghai
Face East, London Fascinating Beauty, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York Kunst Zurich
Blue Dot ASIA 2008, Korea
2007
Blooms of Frailty, Art Seasons, Beijing Narrative, Fantasy, Future, Tang Contemporary Art, Bangkok
ARTSingapore
Singapore Art Cologne 2007, Cologne Beijing CIGE
Zhang Peng’s solo exhibition, Art Seasons, Beijing, China (solo)
2006
Central Academy of Fine Art Graduates’ Work Exhibition, 2nd Prize, Work is collected by CAFA museum
Beyond Foreordination - Contemporary Photographic Group Exhibition, Art Seasons, Beijing, Singapore
The Power of the Paper, China Art Seasons, Beijing
Art Taipei 2006, Taipei, Taiwan
China International Gallery Exposition, Beijing
A Tale of Two Cities, China Art Seasons, Beijing
Art Cologne 2006, Cologne, Germany
Art Beijing, Beijing
A Tale of Two Cities, Art Seasons Gallery, Singapore; China Art Seasons Gallery, Beijing, China
2005
Central Academy of Fine Arts Graduates’ Work Exhibition, 1st Prize for As Tasteless As Water
ARTSingapore 2005, Singapore Beijing International Triennium Beijing International Art Camp, Studio
Light of Academy Exhibition
2004
3rd Year Students’ Work Exhibition, 3rd Prize
2002
Opening Exhibition, 2002 - Beijing AWARDS 2002 1st Year Students’ Work Exhibition, 3rd Prize

Literature

2005
Selected Works by Yu Chen's Students, Beijing, China
2004
Selected Works by Wu Zuoren's Students, Beijing, China
2002
Selected Works by CAFA Graduates, Beijing, China