Zhang Xiaogang

(Chinese, b. 1958)

little girl with bunches by zhang xiaogang

Zhang Xiaogang

Little Girl with Bunches, 2001

Biography

Timeline

1958
Born: in Kunming, Yunnan Province
1992
Graduated from Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, Chongqing
Lives and works in Beijing, China

Exhibitions

2013
Voyage and Awakening - FAAM - Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka
2012
Future Pass - National Taiwan Museum of Art, Taichung
39 Steps up the Corridor - Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong, SAR
Future Pass World Exhibition - Today Art Museum, Beijing
2011
Future Pass - Wereldmuseum, Rotterdam
Burning, Bright: A Short History of the Light Bulb - The Pace Gallery - 545 West 22nd Street, New York City, NY
Rising - 34FineArt, Cape Town
Chapelle vidéo #1 - musée d´art et d´histoire, Saint-Denis
Future Pass-from Asia to the World - Collateral event of the 54th Venice Biennale - Abbazia di San Gregorio, Venice
Portal: Contemporary Chinese Paintings, Prints, Photographs and Sculpture, ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries, Coral Gables (Miami), FL
2010
16:9 - Zhang Xiaogang - Today Art Museum, Beijing (solo)
"Beijing-Havana - New Revolution art Contemporary Art ",National Art Museum of Cuba, Havana, Cuba
"Reshaping History - Chinart from 2000 to 2009",China National Convention Center, Beijing, China
"Clouds - Power of Asian Contemporary Art", Soka Art Center, Beijing, China
"The Offical Opening of Minsheng Art Museum Thirsty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art", Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
Recycling of the classic - limited edition art famous Carnival - Gallery Yang, Beijing
Behind the Mask - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands (England)
Clouds:Power of Asian Contemporary Art - Soka Art Center - Beijing, Beijing
Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art - Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
2009
19 Games-A Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, T Art Centre, Beijing, China
A Gift to Marco Polo, Venice International University, Venice, Italy
Zhang Xiaogang: The Records, Pace Beijing, China
The History of Self-reflection, Yunnan Provincial Museum, China
Zhang Xiaogang: Shadow in the Soul, Queensland Art Gallery, Queensland Australia (solo)
Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
INAMANIA exhibition, Akon Museum of Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008
Writing on the Wall: Chinese New Realism and Avant-Garde in Eighties and Nineties, Groningen Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands
Case Studies of Artists in Art History and Art Criticism, SZ Art Center, Beijing, China
Our Future: The Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Revision, Pace Wildenstein, New York, NY (solo)
Avant-Garde China: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Facing the Reality: Chinese Contemporary Art, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China
2007
From Southeast, Guangdong Museum of Fine Art, Guangzhou, China
From New Figurative Image to New Painting, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Black White Gray – A Conscious Cultural Stance, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
Zhang Xiaogang, Sara Hilden Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
Facing Reality exhibition, National Art Museum of China at Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludvig in Vienna, Austria
85 New Wave: The Birth of Chinese Contemporary Art at UCCA Beijing, Beijing, China
2006
Home, Solo Show, Beijing Commune, Beijing, China (solo)
Amnesia and Memory, Gallery Artside, Seoul, South Korea
The Blossoming of Realism – The Oil Painting from Mainland China since 1978, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, China
China Now: Fascination of a Changing World, SAMMLUNG ESSL Museum, Vienna, Austria
Reinventing Books in Chinese Contemporary Art, China Institute, New York, NY
Jiang Hu – Chinese Contemporary Art European and American Traveling Exhibition, Tilton Gallery, New York, NY
Food and Desire, South Silk Restaurant, Beijing, China
Zhang Xiaogang Exhibition, The Art Centre of Tokyo, Japan (solo)

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