Liu Ye

(Chinese, born 1964)

girl with balloons by liu ye

Liu Ye

Girl with Balloons, 2001

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she and mondrian by liu ye

Liu Ye

She and Mondrian, 2001

Price on Request



Born in Beijing, China
Graduated from School of Arts & Crafts, Beijing, China
Graduated from Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
MFA, Hochschule der Kunst Berlin, Bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany


Modern@MoDeng, Gallery Hotel, Beijing, China
Lightness, Iberia Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Bamboo Bamboo Broadway, Sperone Westwater, New York, USA
Art for the Masses, Red Star Gallery, Beijing, China
In Time - 2012 Chinese Oil Painting Biennale, The National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China
Faces, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
10th Anniversary of Soka Art Beijing, Soka Art Center, Beijing, China
Print-Concept: The Second Academic Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Prints, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
Portraits, Eastation Gallery, Beijing, China
Exhibition of Fine Art Artist Prints, S.O Art Space, Shanghai, China
China Contemporary Prints Exhibition, M-Space, Shanghai, China
China. Real? - ArtChina Gallery, Hamburg, Germany
Fabrique en Chine - Chinese Artists Group Exhibition - Beyond Art Space, Beijing, China
Think Pink - Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, USA
Restoration: Contemporary Collotype Print Exhibition (group) - Millenium Gallery, Beijing, China
Clouds: Power of Asian Contemporary Art - Soka Art Center, Beijing, China
Passion Fruits Picked from the Olbright Collection - Me Collectors Room, Berlin, Germany
In the Mood for Paper, Art Gallery, Beijing
Facing China - Ystads Konstmuseum, Ystad, Sweden
Liu Ye: Leave Me in the Dark (solo) - Sperone Westwater, New York, USA
Normality: 2009 Art Works Show - Fine Arts Literature Art Center, Wuhan, China
Related to the Context: Contemporary Painting Exhibition - Found Museum, Beijing, China
China macht Druck. Zeitgenössische Chinesische Druckgrafik, Städtische Galerie Bietigheim – Bissingen
Crouching Paper, Hidden Dragon - Works on Paper, F2 Gallery, Beijing
China Macht Druck, Stadtische Galerie, Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany
Liu Ye - Solo Exhibition, Johnen & Schöttle, Cologne, Germany
RE-collection - A Retrospective Look at 15 years of Art and Vision, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong
Time Difference, Initial Access Frank Cohen Collection, Wolverhampton, UK
Chinese Window, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland (solo)
Temptations, Sperone Westwater, New York, USA (solo)
Mahjong Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg collection, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
The First Chinese Contemporary Arts Annual Exhibition, China Millennium Monument Art Museum, Beijing, China
Liu Ye / Kaneda Shoich, Gallery Frank Schlag & Cie. GmbH, Essen, Germany
Vehicle & Mirror, Beijing New Art Projects, Beijing, China
Project room / Tomio Koyama Gallery , Tokyo, Japan (solo)
A Cartoon, Top Space, Beijing, China
Mahjong Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg collection, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Red Yellow Blue, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong (solo)
Fiction @ Love, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan
Dreaming of the Dragon's nation, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
Stone Face, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China
Red Yellow Blue, Schoeni Art Gallery, Beijing, China (solo)
Images of Women VIII, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong
Left Hand, Right Hand, 798 Space Art & Culture Co. Ltd., Beijing, China
A Bulimic Rhapsody, Tongdao Studio of 798 Factory, Beijing, China
ChinArt, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
ChinArt, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea di Roma, Rome, Italy
Lifetime, Beijing Tokyo Art Projects, Beijing, China


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