Li Zhanyang

Li Zhanyang


1969      born in Changchun, Jilin Province, China

                lives and works in Beijing and Chongqing, China



Solo Exhibitions

2014       Street-Garden, Solo Exhibition of Li Zhanyang, Being 3 Art Gallery, Bejing, China

2013      “Li Zhanyang Solo Exhibition”,Linda Galllery,Singapore

2012      “The Nightmare”, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Beijing, China

2010      “Chinese Patients” , white box museun of art, Beijing, China

2009         “Libido” ,Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland

2008      “Rent’ – Rent Collection Yard”, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Beijing, China

2007      “The Naked Human Body”, Zhu Qizhan Museum, Shanghai, China

2006      “Scenes”, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland

2003      “Life Myriad”, China Art Archives & Warehouse (CAAW), Beijing, China

2002      “Instant Upstarts Series”, Gallery TC/G Nordica, Kunming, China

1998      “Li Zhanyang’s Scluptures”, Alleyway Gallery of the Central Academy of Fine Arts,

                Beijing, China


Selected Group Exhibitions

2013       “Collateral Event of the 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia   Voice of the Unseen/ Chinese Independent art 1979-today”, Venice Arsenal Tese alle Nappe No. 91/Tesa di San Cristoforo No. 92-93-94, Venice, Italy

                “ Contemporary Art in China”, Zhong Gallery Gmbh, Berlin, Germany

2012       The fourth guangzhou three years exhibition“Charm of China to imagine-- Chinese contemporary art exhibitions”, Guangdong Museum of Art,China,guangdong


2011   “The Northeast market -- northeast contemporary art outline", Soka Art Center, China, Beijing

“The horizon of clear since 1978 Chinese contemporary sculpture”, SiShang art museum, Beijing, China

“The nine sons of the Dragon - Sui Jianguo student works exhibition”, China, Star Gallery, Beijing

“Chongqing Biennale”, Chongqing Art Museum, China, Chongqing

" Transparent wall”, Shanghai contrasts Gallery, China, Shanghai

“5x5Castelló2011 – Premi Internacional d'Art Contemporani Diputació de Castelló”, Espai d’ Art Contemporani de Castelló (EACC), Castelló, Spain


2010     “THE EVOLVING ART-The collection of works from the founding of the lnstitute of Cntemporary Art,Academy of Arts&Design,Tsinghua University&The lnvitational Exhibition of Contemporary Art”Art Museum of Academy of Arts&Design, Tsinghua University Beijing, China

“Contemporary Rhetoric”  Ceiling Arts, chongqing, China

"China in the Copy Time”  white box museun of art, Beijing, China

“The State of Things. Brussels/Beijing”, National Art Museum of China (NAMOC), Beijing, China

                “Reshaping History – Chinart from 2000 to 2009”, China National Convention Center, Beijing, China

2009      “BEG BORROW AND STEAL”, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, USA

                “The State of Things. Brussels/Beijing”, BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium

“Yi Pai - Century Thinking”, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

                “Originaire-Installation Exhibition”, De Shan Art Gallery, Beijing, China.

2008      “A Hubbub of Voices”, the 4th Songzhuang Culture and Art Festival, Song Zhuang, Beijing, China    

                “People History – Looking Back into Chinese Art in 20 Century”, Museum of Center Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, China

                “Hypallage – the Post-Modern Mode of Chinese Contemporary Art”, the OCT & Design Gallery, Shenzhen, China

                “Ah, We – Contemporary Chinese Art over the 30 Years”, National Centre for the Performing Art, Beijing, China

                “Beijing – Malmo” Chinese Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Hua Qiao Cheng, Beijing, China

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

                “RED HOT- Asian Art Today form the Chaney Family Collection”, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA

2007      “Urban Mirroring – Contemporary Art Exhibition”, Shenzhen Art Museum, Shenzhen, China

                “Grassroots Humanism: 21 Cases of Contemporary Art”, Songzhuang Contemporary Art Museum, Beijing, China

                “Mahjong – Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg”, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria

                “Starting from the Southwest: Exhibition of Contemporary Art in Southwest China”, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

                “Thermocline of Art – New Asian Waves”, Zentrum für Medientechnologie ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany

                “Art from China – Collection Uli Sigg”, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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

                “Floating - New Generation of Art in China”, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2006      “CHINA NOW – Faszination einer Weltveränderung”, Sammlung Essl, Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg / Vienna, Austria

                “Mahjong – Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg”, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany

2005      “Mahjong Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg”, Kunstmuseum Bern, Berne, Switzerland

                “Tolerance and Identity – Focus on China”, Free Visual Academy of Fine Arts, Den Haag, The Netherlands

                Second Beijing International Art Biennial, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

                “Grounding Reality”, Gallery Mee, Seoul, Korea

                “Village in the City”, Art Now Gallery, Beijing, China

                “The Wall: Reshaping Contemporary Chinese Art”, The Albright-Knox Art Gallery, New York, USA; Millenium Art Museum, Beijing, China

                “Createurs du Nouveau Monde – Montpellier Chinese Contemporary Art Biennial”, Montpellier, France

                “Xiang Feng! Chinese Avantgarde Sculpture”, Beelden aan Zeebowuguan Museum Den Haag, Den Haag, The Netherlands

2004      “The First Wuhan Fine Arts Invitation Exhibition 2004”, The Gallery of Hubei Institute of Fines Arts, Wuhan, China

2003      “An Opening Era – Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Founding of the National Art Museum of China”, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

2002      “Good Harvest: China Contemporary Art Exhibition”, Agricultural Museum, Beijing, China

2001      “The First Chengdu Biennial”, Chengdu Modern Art Museum, Chengdu, China

2000      “Time of Reviving – Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Art”, Upriver Museum, Chengdu, China