JI DACHUN
 

Born in 1968, Nantong, Jiangsu province, China

Lives and works in Beijing, China

 
Artwork
<b>Little Universe</b><br/>Aquatint on 2 copper plates, printed in 3 colours<br/><br/>55.5 x 49 cm, Magnani paper 84 x 70 cm<br/>2011<br/>Edition of 50, IV artist proofs and 3 dedicated copies. Printed at Vigna Antoniniana, 2RC, Rome, Italy. Published by 2 RC CAFA, Beijing
<b>Landscape</b><br/>Etching, aquatint and 2RC Essence Technique on 2 copper plates, printed in 3 colours<br/><br/>32.5 x 33 cm, Magnani paper 55 x 44.9 cm<br/>2012<br/>Edition of 50. Printed at Vigna Antoniniana, 2RC, Rome, Italy. Published by 2 RC CAFA, Beijing

Education

2004 - 2005

MA in Photography, The Ohio State University, Colombus, Ohio, USA

2004

PhD in Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts Alonso Cano of Granada, Spain

2001 - 2003

HISK, Hoger Institute Schone Kunsten, Antwerp, Belgium

2000 - 2001

De Pont Atelier, De Pont Museum, Tilburg, The Netherlands

1997 - 2000

Master in European Arts and Cultures, Leicester University, Leicester, United Kingdom 

and AVB, Tilburg, The Netherlands

1992 - 1997

Bachelor in Fine Arts, Sculpture Department, Faculty of Fine Art Alonso Cano of Granada,  Granada, Spain

 

Solo Exhibitions

2012   

Ji Dachun: Splendid Isolation, Fred Torres Collaborations, New York, USA 

Gray Moment, Aye Gallery, Beijing, China

2011   

Bird Painting without Bird, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany

2009   

Seeing is NOT Believing, Aye Gallery, Beijing, China

2007

Ji Dachun, Base Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Chinese Window, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland

2006

Pyo Gallery, Seoul, Korea

Soka Contemporary Space, Beijing, China

2005

Ji Dachun, Posco Art Museum Seoul, Korea

Plum Blossom Gallery, CAmerican New York, USA

Plum Blossom Gallery, Hong Kong, China

2004

Ji Dachun, Keumsan Gallery, Seoul, Korea

Ji Dachun, Art Beatus, Hong Kong, China

2001

Ji Dachun, Soka Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2000

Ji Dachun, Chinese Contemporary, London, United Kingdom and East Link Gallery, Shanghai, China

1999

Ji Dachun, BASE Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

 

Group Exhibitions

2012   

Ctrl+N Non-Linear Practise-2012 Gwangju Biennale Special Exhibition, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, Korea

2011

Art Wave, Injoy Museum of Art, Beijing, China

2010

What is Art?, Times Art Museum, Beijing

Fang Gallery - Grand Opening, Jakarta, Indonesia

Bazaar Art Jakarta 2010 - Indonesian Art Fair, Jakarta

2009

Related to the Context - Contemporary Painting Exhibition, Found Museum, Beijing, China

China’s Revision, Eastation Gallery, Beijing, China

2008

China’s Revision, Ludwig Museum, Koblenz, Germany

Liberation Feet —- Contemporary Chinese Drawing, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney, Australia

AURUM L’or dans I’art Contemporain, Center PasquArt, Switzerland

Case Studies of Artist in Art History and Art Critisism, SZ Art Center, Beijing 798, Beijing, China

China Gold, Muse e Maillol, Paris, France

As Animals, Lausanne Art Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland

2007

The Power of Universe - Exhibition of Frontier Contemporary Chinese, Asia Art Centre, Beijing, China

Absolute Imaged II, ARARIO Gallery, New York, USA

Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Salzburg Modern Art Museum, Salzburg, Austria

China - Facing Reality at MuMoK, Museum Modern Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria

Ge An Guan Huo, Evangelische Studierendengemeinde (Dietrich – Bonhoeffer - Haus), Kassel, Germany

2006

New Interface, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai, China

The New China, Arario, Beijing, China

Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Germany

Opening exhibition LONGRUN ART Beijing, China

Yum Cha - Contemporary Chinese, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2005

Arco 06, Madrid, Spain

Welcome, Welcome: Art-Beijing Contemporary, Base Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Art & Issue-China Korea exchange exhibition, Soka Contemporary Space, Beijing, China

The Self-made Generation: A Retrospective of New Chinese Painting 2005, Zenda Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China

Exhilaration, Aura Gallery, Shanghai, China

Cartoon, Beijing, China

Yum Cha-Contemporary Chinese, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Modern Art of Beijing, Beijing, China

2004

Chicago International Art Fair, Chicago, USA

Democracy Forever, Plum Blossom Gallery, New York, USA

A New Expression of Asia & Australia, South of Taiwan Art Center, Taiwan

2003

Chinese Contemporary, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia

The Reach of Chinese Contemporary Art, Pusan, Korea

2002

I’ve seen it all, Aura Gallery, Shanghai, China

2001

Extra/Ordinary, Aura Gallery, Shanghai, The 1st Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu, China

1998

Still Life, Beijing, China

1997

Another Modernism, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

1996

Attended Reality: Present and Future, Art Garden Int’l Art Museum, Beijing, China

1993

The 1st China Oil Painting Biennial Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

1993

The 2nd Chinese Oil Painting Annual, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China