ZHANG XIAOGANG
 

Born in 1958, Kunming, Yunnan province, China

Live and works in Beijing, China

 
Artwork
<b>Lost Dreams Series No 1 - Spring</b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 7 colours<br/><br/>20 x 30 cm, Magnani paper 50 x 60 cm<br/>2012<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs. Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy
<b>Lost Dreams Series No 2</b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2 RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 8 colours<br/><br/>30 x 20 cm, Magnani paper 60 x 50 cm<br/>2012<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs. Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy
<b>Lost Dreams Series no. 3 - Forgotten Poems</b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 9 colours<br/><br/>30 x 20 cm, Magnani paper 60 x 50<br/>2012<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs, Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, Italy. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy
<b>Lost Dreams Series no. 4 - Eternity</b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 7 colours<br/><br/>30 x 20 cm, Magnani paper 60 x 50 cm<br/>2013<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs. Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, Italy. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy
<b>Lost Dreams Series no. 5: Lethe</b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 8 colours <br/><br/>30 x 20 cm, Magnani paper 60 x 50 cm<br/>2013<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs. Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, Italy. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy
<b>Lost Dreams Series no. 6</b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 8 colours<br/><br/>20 x 30 cm, Magnani paper 50 x 60 cm<br/>2013<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs. Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, Italy. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy
<b>Lost Dreams Series no. 7 </b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2 RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 9 colours<br/><br/>30 x 20 cm, Magnani paper 60 x 50 cm<br/>2013<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs. Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, Italy. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy
<b>Lost Dreams Series no. 8</b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 9 colours<br/><br/>30 x 20 cm, Magnani paper 60 x 50 cm<br/>2013<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs. Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, Italy. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy
<b>Lost Dreams Series no. 9</b><br/>Etching, aquatint, dry-point and 2RC Essence Technique on copper plates, printed in 10 colours<br/><br/>30 x 20 cm, Magnani paper 60 x 50 cm<br/>2013<br/>Edition of 34 and V Artist proofs. Printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, Italy. Published by 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, Italy

Education

1983 Graduated from Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing, Sichuan province, China 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014

Memory + ing, Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea 

Zhang Xiaogang’s Oil on Paper, Pace Hong Kong, Hong Kong 

2013 

Zhang Xiaogang, Pace Gallery, 508 and 510 West 25th Street, New York, USA

2012 

Beijing Voice: Zhang Xiaogang, Pace Beijing, Beijing, China

2010 

16:9, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
2009

The Records, Pace Beijing, Beijing, China

The China Project: Zhang Xiaogang—Shadows in the Soul, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia

Traveled to: Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, Tank Loft Art District, Chongqing, China

2008 

Revision, Pace Wildenstein, 534 West 25th Street, New York, USA

2007 

Zhang Xiaogang, Sara Hildén Art Museum, Tampere, Finland 

2006 

Amnesia and Memory, Gallery ARTSIDE, Seoul, Korea

Home, Beijing Commune, Beijing, China

2005

Zhang Xiaogang 2005, Max Protetch, New York, USA 

2004 

Forget and Remember, Galleria Davide Di Maggio, Milan, Italy

Umbilical Cord of History: Paintings by Zhang Xiaogang, Hong Kong Arts Center, Hong Kong 

Forget and Remember, M3–Galerie Gianluca Ranzi, Antwerp, Belgium 

2003 

Forget and Remember, Galerie de France, Paris, France 

2000

Zhang Xiaogang 2000, Max Protetch, New York, USA

1999 

Les Camarades, Galerie de France, Paris, France

1998

Bloodline: The Big Family 1998, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong

1997 

Bloodline: The Big Family 1997, Gallery of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China 

1994 

Zhang Xiaogang, Galerie De France, Paris, France

1989

Lost in the Dreams, Gallery of the Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, Chongqing, China 

 

Group Exhibitions

2016 

Accrochage n° 4, Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, France

2014 

I Look At Things... Works from the Collection, Faurschou Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark

Carte Blanche, Pace at Chesa Büsin, Zuoz, Switzerland

Hanart 100: Idiosyncrasies, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong

2013 

Beijing Voice: Relations, Pace Beijing, Beijing, China 

Portrait of the Times: 30 Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China 

Passage to History: 20 Years of La Biennale di Venezia and Chinese Contemporary Art, Arsenale di Venezia, Venezia, Italy

2012 

Looking Awry, Iberia Centre for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
20 Years of Glory – Mountain Art Foundation Collection of Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China 

Face, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China 

Taste of the East: Masterpieces of Chinese Art, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

2011 

Burning, Bright: A Short History of the Light Bulb, The Pace Gallery, 545 West 22nd Street, New York, USA 

Dissociation: The Third Art Changsha Biennale, Hunan Provincial Museum, Changsha, China 

Portraits, Eastation Gallery, Beijing, China
Future Pass, Fondazione Claudio Buziol, Palazzo Mangilli-Valmarana, Venice, Italy 

Past, Present, Future - In celebration of New Age Gallery’s Twentieth Anniversary and Taiwan New Gallery Opening Exhibition, New Age Gallery, Taizhong, Taiwan 

2010 

Best 100, The Tokushima Modern Art Museum, Japan

Negotiations – The 2nd Today’s Documents, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

50 Years at Pace, The Pace Gallery, 510 West 25th Street, New York, USA 

The Constructed Dimension – 2010 Chinese Contemporary Art Invitational Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China 

Faces: A Group Exhibition, Leo Gallery, Shanghai, China 

Behind the Mask, The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, United Kingdom 

Reshaping History: Chinart from 2000–2009, China National Convention Center, Beijing, China 

Concurrent with: Arario Gallery, Beijing, and Today Art Museum, Beijing, China 

Clouds: Power of Asian Contemporary Art, Soka Art Centre, Beijing, China
The Official Opening of Minsheng Art Museum – Thirty Years of Chinese  Contemporary Art 1979–2009, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China

2009 

Beijing - Havana: New Contemporary Chinese Art Revolution, Cuba Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba 

Chasing Flames – 15 Chinese Contemporary Artists, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York, USA 

In the 1980s – Wen Pulin Archive of Chinese Avant-Garde Art Exhibition, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China 

Embrace Suzhou: Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Arts, Suzhou Museum of Modern Art Exhibition, Suzhou, China 

The Collection of Today Art Museum, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
Chinamania, Arken Museum of Moderne Kunst, Ishøj, Denmark 

A Gift to Marc Polo, Venice International University, Island of San Servolo, Venezia, Italy

19 Games, Cascade Art Center, Beijing, China 

Avant-Garde China: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan 

In Other Words, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong 

China’s Revision, Eastation Gallery, Beijing, China 

2008 

Collector’s Eye, Gana Art, New York, USA 

Christian Dior & Chinese Artists, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China 

China’s Revision: Focus Beijing, Ludwig Museum, Koblenz, Germany 

The Revolution Continues: New Art from China, Saatchi Gallery, London, United Kingdom 

The Other Mainstream II, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, USA

People History – Exhibition of Studies of Chinese Art of the 20th Century, Central Academy of Fine Art Museum, Beijing, China 

Chinese Painting: Zhang Xiaogang, Fang Lijun, Feng Mengbo, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic 

This is Asia?: Chinese, Japanese and Korean Contemporary Art, Andrew James Art, Shanghai, China 

Avant-Garde China: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan 

Avant-Garde China: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan 

Avant-Garde China: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan

Encounters, Pace Beijing, China
Our Future: The Guy and Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection, Ullens Centre for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Part I: Case Studies of Artists in Art History and Art Criticism, SZ Art Centre, Beijing, China 

Half-Life of a Dream: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Logan Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Fransisco, USA 

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri, Iceland

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Stadtgalerie Schwaz, Schwaz, Austria

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Haugar – Vestfold Kunstmuseum Tønsberg, Tønsberg, Norway 

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Salo Art Museum, Salo, Finland 

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Kuopio Art Museum, Kuopio, Finland 

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Ystads Konstmuseum, Ystads, Sweden

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Singer Museum, Laren, The Netherlands

Facing China - Works of Art from the Fu Ruide Collection, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen, Germany 

Facing the Reality: Chinese Contemporary Art, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China 

Writing on the Wall: Chinese New Realism and Avant-Garde in the Eighties and Nineties, Groningen Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands

Cina contemporanea, Arte fra identità e trasformazioni, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy

China Macht Druck : Zeitgenössische Chinesische Druckgrafik, Stadtische Galerie, Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany

Face East – Chinese Contemporary Art, Robischon Gallery, Denver, Colorado, USA

2007

China Onward: The Estella Collection, Chinese Contemporary Art, 1996–2006, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark

Re-collection – A Retrospective Look at 15 Years of Art and Vision, Shoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong 

Chinese Relativity: Part 2, Stefan Stux Gallery, New York, USA 

Absolute Images II, Arario Gallery, New York, USA 

’85 New Wave: The Birth of Contemporary Chinese Art, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China 

Empty Nest: The Changing Face of Childhood in Art, 1880 to the Present, Nathan A. Bernstein & Co. Ltd, New York, USA 

Collection of Chinese Contemporary Art from Guangdong Museum of Art,  Guangdong Museum of Art Guangzhou, Guangdong, China 

China – Facing Reality, MUMOK, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria

Rising, 34 Long, Cape Town, South Africa
Made in China, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Black White Grey: A Conscious Cultural Stance, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

From New Figurative Image to New Painting, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, China 

Starting from the Southwest-Exhibition of Contemporary Art in Southwest China, Guangdong Art Museum, Guangzhou, China 

The Year of the Golden Pig – Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, Ireland 

2006 

Food and Desire, South Silk Road, Beijing, China
Reinventing Books in Contemporary Chinese Art: Part II, China Institute Gallery, New York, USA
Art in Motion, MoCA Shanghai, Shanghai, China

On the Paper – The Exhibition of Fang Lijun, Yue Minjun, Wang Guangyi, Zhang Xiaogang’s Graphic Arts, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China 

Spreading Realism - Oil Painting from the China Mainland since 1978, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

Reinventing Books in Contemporary Chinese Art: Part I, China Institute Gallery, NewYork, USA 

China Now: Art in Times of Change, Essl Museum Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria 

Sanneln und Entdecken, Galerie Schrade & Blashofer, Karlsruhe, Germany 

Absolute Images: Chinese Contemporary Art, Arario Gallery, Cheonan, Korea

Plato and His Seven Spirits, OCT–Contemporary Art Terminal of He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China, 

Jiang Hu, Tilton Gallery, New York, USA

34 Contemporary Chinese Artists, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, USA

Great Performances, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, USA 

Tours et détours dans la collection, Galerie de France, Paris, France

RED-The Memory after the Culture Revolution, Robert & Li Art Gallery, Tainan, Taiwan

2005 

Beautiful Cynicism, Arario Beijing, Chaoyang Liquor Factory, Beijing, China

2005 Invitational Exhibition of China Contemporary Oil Painting, Shenzhen Art Museum, Shenzhen, China

Big River – New Period of Chinese Oil Painting and Retrospective Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China 

Second Guangzhou Triennial-BEYOND: An Extraordinary Space of Experimentation for Modernization, Guangzhou Museum of Art, Guangdong, China
Allegory, Liuhe Beyond City Real Estate, Hangzhou, China 

PAAF 2005-The First Pocheon Asian Art Festival, Pocheon Banwol Art Hall, Pocheon, Korea 

Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Kunstmuseum Bern, Germany 

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

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

Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive, California, USA

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, USA

The Game of Realism, Beijing Commune, Beijing, China
New Works of Fang Lijun/Wang Guangyi/Yue Minjun/Zhang Xiaogang, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai, China 

Always to the Front – Chinese Contemporary Art, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

Take Off: Contemporary Art Collections Exhibition of He Xiangning Art Museum and OCT–Contemporary Art Terminal, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China 

Contemporary View Exhibition for Collector: China First Contemporary Art Almanac Exhibition, Millennium Museum of Art, Beijing, China 

2004 

Face to Face, Six Artists and One Era, Robert & Li Art Gallery, Tainan, Taiwan 

Three Worlds, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China 

Stone Face BANG: Chinas First Group Printing Exhibition, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China 

Through the Artists’ Eyes – A Tribute to Manfred Schoeni, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong 

New Boundaries, Taikang Top Space, Beijing, China 

Hua Jia Di, Art Seasons China, Beijing, June 12–August 6, 2004, Traveled to: Art Seasons, Singapore 

Shanghai 5 Biennale: Techniques of the Visible, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China 

The First Wuhan Fine Arts Nominative Exhibition of Fine Arts Literature, Art Gallery of Hubei Academy of Fine Arts, Hubei, China 

Q3D, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong, China 

Contemporary Lithography Group Exhibition, L.A. Gallery Beijing, China 

Chine, le corps partout?, Musée d'art contemporain de Marseille, Marseille, France

Regeneration: Contemporary Chinese Art from China and the U.S, Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Pennsylvania, USA

Regeneration: Contemporary Chinese Art from China, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Regeneration: Contemporary Chinese Art from China, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, USA

Regeneration: Contemporary Chinese Art from China, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA

Regeneration: Contemporary Chinese Art from China, Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA

Regeneration: Contemporary Chinese Art from China, University of Virginia Art Museum, Charlottesville, USA

Chinese Contemporary Art, Anna D’ Ascanio, Rome, Italy
Beyond Boundaries, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China
China Now-Contemporary Art Exhibition, Tang Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

2003

From China with Art, Indonesian National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia
3 Faces + 3 Colors, Gallery ARTSIDE, Seoul, Korea
Open Sky, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China

The East Daybreak: 100 Years of Chinese Painting, Museum of African and Oceanic Art, Paris, France

The Initial Image III: Lithograph Works, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai, China
Chinese Contemporary Art, Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, Hungary

Chinart 15, Macro Museo D’arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy 

2002 

Chinese Modernity, Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

Image of Image, Shenzhen Art Museum, Shenzhen, China 

Is Me, Is Us, Galerie de France, Paris, France 

Ost + West, Kuenstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria 

A Point in Time, Meilun Art Museum, Changsha, China 

Review Today’s Works of 77’, 78’, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing, China 

First Chengdu Biennial, Chengdu, China 

Image is Power, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China 

The First Guangzhou Triennial: Reinterpretation: A Decade of Experimental Chinese Art (1990–2000), Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

The Image of Concept, Shenzhen Art Museum, Shenzhen, China 

Paris-Pékin Exhibition, Espace Cardin, Paris, France 

CHINART, MKM Museum Küppersmühle of Modern Art, Duisburg, Germany

CHINART, MACRO Museo d'Arte Contemporanea di Roma, Italy 

CHINART, Museum of Modern Art, Ludwig Foundation, Budapest, Hungary

CHINART, Municipal Gallery of Bydgoszcz, Bydgoszcz, Poland 

CHINART, La Lonja, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

In Memory: The Art of Afterward, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York, USA 

The Long March: A Walking Visual Display-Exhibition about Exhibition, Upriver Loft, Kunming, China 

The Long March: A Walking Visual Display-Notica: Works by the Dali Ink Painting Studio, Nordica Art Center, Kunming, China 

BABEL 2002, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

Made by Chinese #5, Galerie Enrico Navarr, Paris, France

2001

C'est Moi, C’est Nous, Galerie de France, Paris, France 

It’s Me, It’s Us: Yue Minjun, Fang Lijun, Zhang Xiaogang Three Person Exhibition, Galerie de France, Paris, France 

Rouges, Galerie Loft, Paris, France

The First Chengdu Biennial, Chengdu Contemporary Art Museum, Sichuan, China
The Third Mercosul Biennial, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Dream 2001: Chinese Art in the 21st Century, The Red Mansion Gallery, London, United Kingdom 

The Initial Image: Contemporary Art on Paper, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai, China 

Summer Exhibition – From Non-Realism to Postmodernism, Shoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China 

Towards a New Image: 20 Years of Contemporary Chinese Painting, National Gallery of Art, Beijing, China 

Towards a New Image: 20 Years of Contemporary Chinese Painting, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China 

Towards a New Image: 20 Years of Contemporary Chinese Painting, Sichuan Art Museum, Chengdu, China 

Towards a New Image: 20 Years of Contemporary Chinese Painting, Guangdong Art Museum, Guangzhou, China 

Academic and Un–Academic, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai, China 

Hot Pot, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway

2000 

The Century Gate: Invitation Exhibition of Chinese Art from 1979–1999, Chengdu Modern Art Gallery, Sichuan, China

Futuro, The Contemporary Art Center of Macau (CACOM), Macau, China
Hundred Years of Chinese Oil Painting, China National Art Gallery, Beijing, China

Passe-Murailles. Nouvelles scènes de l'art contemporain chinois, Le Musée de Picardie Amiens, Amiens, France

The Chengdu Movement, Canvas International Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Invisible Boundary: Metamorphosed Asian Art, The Niigata Prefectural Civic Center Gallery, Niigata, Japan

Portraits de Chine Contemporaine, Espace Culturel Francois Mitterand, Perigueux, France 

Lines of Descent – The Family in Contemporary Asian Art, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia

Man + Space: Gwangju Biennial 2000, Gwangju, Korea
Transcending Boundaries, Montclair State University, New Jersey, USA

Messagers de la Terrre, Rur’Art, Espace d’Art Contemporain d’Lycee Agricole Xavier Bernard, Rouille, France 

1999 

Art China!, LIMN Gallery, San Francisco, USA

The Door of the Century, Chengdu Art Museum, Sichuan, China

Open Channels-The First Collection Exhibition of DongYu Museum of Fine Arts, DongYu Museum of Fine Arts, Shenyang, China 

Faces: Entre Portait et Anonymat (with Georg Baselitz, David Hockney, Camille and Ruth Francken), Masion de la Culture de la Province de Namur, Namur, Belgium 

New Modernism for a New Millennium: Works by Contemporary Asia Artists from the Logan Collection, LIMN Gallery, San Francisco, USA 

1998

China New Art, Helsinki Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
The First Collection Exhibition of Upriver Gallery, Upriver Gallery, Chengdu, China

Inside Out: New Chinese Art, Asia Society and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA

Inside Out: New Chinese Art, Asia Society and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, USA 

Inside Out: New Chinese Art, Asia Society and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico 

Inside Out: New Chinese Art, Asia Society and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Centre, Tacoma Art Museum, Washington, USA and the Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, USA

Inside Out: New Chinese Art, Asia Society and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Centre, The National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia 

René Magritte en de Hedendaagse Kunst, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Oostende, Belgium

1997 

China Neo Art, Lisbon Museum of Art, Lisbon, Portugal 

China Now, Kulturprojekte, Basel, Switzerland 

8+8-1, Selected Paintings by 15 Contemporary Artists, Schoeni Gallery, Hong Kong 

One Hundred Years of Portrait Painting in China, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

Red and Grey: 8 Avant-Garde Chinese Artists, Soobin Gallery, Singapore

“Quotation Marks”: Chinese Contemporary Paintings, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore 

Faces and Bodies of the Middle Kingdom, Gallery Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic 

Faces and Bodies of the Middle Kingdom, Galleria OTSO, Helsinki, Finland

1996 

The First Academic Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Art 96–97, China National Gallery of Art, Beijing and Hong Kong Arts Center, Hong Kong 

Quatre Points de Recontre, Chine, 1996, Galerie de France, Paris, France 

Reality: Present and Future, International Art Palace, Beijing, China

Second Asia–Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT2), Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, Kirkcaldy Museum and Art Gallery, United Kingdom 

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, MacLaurin Art Gallery, MacLaurin, United Kingdom 

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, Corner House, Manchester, United Kingdom 

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, Fundacão Oriente, Portugal

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, Otaga Museum, Otaga, New Zealand 

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, Southland Museum and Art Gallery, New Zealand 

Reckoning with the Past: Contemporary Chinese Painting, Robert McDougall Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand 

CHINA! Zeitgenössische Malerei, Kunstmuseum, Bonn, Germany

CHINA! Zeitgenössische Malerei, Saarländisches Künstlerhaus, Saarbrücken, Germany 

CHINA! Zeitgenössische Malerei, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

1995 

In the Absence of Ideology: Contemporary Chinese Art Exhibition, Kampnagel Halle–K3, Hamburg, Germany 

Des del Pais del Centre: Avantguardes Artistiques Xineses, Centre d’art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain 

The Other Face: Three Chinese Artists at the Centenary Exhibition, Giardini di Castello, Venice, Italy

Identity and Alterity, Figures of the Body, 1895/1995: 46th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, Palazzo Grassi and Palazzo Ducale, Venice, Italy 

New Art in China: 1989–1994, Vancouver Art Museum, Vancouver, Canada
22nd International Biennial of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

1993 

Chinese Fine Art in the 1990s: Experiences of China, Sichuan Art Museum, Chengdu, China 

China’s New Art, Post-1989, Hong Kong Arts Festival, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong

New Art from China: Post-1989, Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd, London, United Kingdom

Mao Goes Pop: China Post-1989, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia 

1992 

Guangzhou Biennial: Oil Painting in the 1990s, China
Documents of China Contemporary Art Show, Beijing, China 

Documents of China Contemporary Art Show, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Shenyang, Shanghi, Nanjiang, China

1991 

“I Don’t Want to Play Cards with Cezanne”, and Other Works: Selections from the Chinese “New Wave” and “Avant-Garde” Art of the Eighties, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, California, USA 

1989 

China/Avant-Garde, National Gallery of Art, Beijing, China 

1988

South-West Art 1988, Chengdu Exhibition Centre, Sichuan, China
1987

Four Chinese Painters, Montpellier, France
Modern Art of China, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

1985

Mirage of China, Florida, USA
Neo-Realistic Painting, Shanghai and Nanjing, China
New Space 85, Zhejiang Academy, Hangzhou, China 

Youth on the Advance, Beijing, China