Nancy Hoffman Gallery

Hung Liu

(American/Chinese, b. 1948)

apsaras - black by hung liu

Hung Liu

Apsaras - Black, 2009

apsaras - blue by hung liu

Hung Liu

Apsaras - Blue, 2009

candles by hung liu

Hung Liu

Candles, 2009

communism is the truth iii by hung liu

Hung Liu

Communism is the Truth III, 2011

fall wedding by hung liu

Hung Liu

Fall Wedding, 2007

grandfather liu and his qianshan friends by hung liu

Hung Liu

Grandfather Liu and His Qianshan Friends, 2013

Biography

Timeline

1948
Born in Changchun, China
1975
Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Art and Art Education, Beijing Teachers College, Beijing, China
1981 - 1984
Professor of Art, Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, China
1981
Graduate Student (MFA equivalent) Mural Painting, Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, China
1986
Master of Fine Arts Degree in Visual Arts, University of California, San Diego, USA
1987
Adjunct Professor, Chinese Art History, Department of Art, University of Texas, Arlington, USA
1989 - 1990
Assistant Professor of Art, University of Norh Texas, Denton, USA
1990 - 1995
Assistant Professor of Art, Mills College, Oakland, CA, USA
1993
Eureka Fellowship, The Fleischhacker Foundation, San Francisco, CA, USA
1995 - 2001
Associate Professor of Art, Mills College, Oakland, CA, USA

Exhibitions

2013
Questions from the Sky: New Work by Hung Liu, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA (solo)
Summoning Ghosts: The Art of Hung Liu, Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA (solo)
Qian Shan: Grandfather’s Mountain, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Hung Liu: Offerings, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA (solo)
2012
Cycle: New Works by Hung Liu, di Rosa Gatehouse Gallery, Napa, CA (solo)
Happy and Gay, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Forty Years, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
Women: By, Of, About, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
TBA, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MI, USA (solo)
Za Zhong, Diehl Gallery, Jackson, WY, USA (solo)

Public Collections

Robert & Karen Duncan, Lincoln, NE, USA
Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH, USA
Muscarelle Museum of Art, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA, USA
First Western Trust Bank, Denver, CO, USA
Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN, USA
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO, USA
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., USA
The Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA, USA
The Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco-H. M. de Young Memorial Museum, CA, USA