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Gu Wenda 1955, CN

Rank (2016): 4166 -

  • Biography
  • Solo Shows
  • Group Shows
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  • Collections
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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 102

    Solo shows 7

    2013
    Central Park - Gu Wenda - Chambers Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY
    2007
    Gu Wenda - Forest of Stone Steeles - Cornell council for the arts, New York City, NY
    Wenda Gu - Forest of Stone Steles - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
    2005
    Wenda Gu / Selections from the United Nations Series - Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
    2004
    Wenda Gu - Bates College Museum of Arts, Lewiston, ME
    2003
    Wenda Gu - From Middle Kingdom To Biological Millennium - Kansas City Art Institue, Kansas City, MO
    2001
    Intersections and Translations - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT

    Group shows 95

    2016
    MashUp: The Birth of Modern Culture - Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
    2015
    Revolution in Tradition : China's New Ink Art - Galerie Nathalie Obadia - Paris, Paris
    Contemporary Ink Art - Ota Fine Arts - Singapore, Singapore
    2014
    Post Pop: East Meets West - The Saatchi Gallery, London
    Secret Signs - Zeitgenössische Chinesische Kunst Im Namen Der Schrift - Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg
    2013
    Ink Art: Past as Present in Contemporary China - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    Freedom and degree - The fourth time - TaiHe Art Gallery, Beijing
    Like Thunder Out of China - Arsenal, Toronto, ON
    Walk in Asia Ⅱ - Ota Fine Arts, Tokyo
    The soul of Water, and the prediction of Ink - TaiHe Art Gallery, Beijing
    Collecting Art of Asia - Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
    Like Thunder Out of China - Arsenal Contemporary Art, Montreal, QC
    2012
    Re-Ink Invitational Exhibition Of Contemporary Ink And Wash Painting 2010-2012 - Hubei Museum of Art, Wuhan, Hubei
    Re-Ink Invitational Exhibition Of Contemporary Ink And Wash Painting 2010-2012 - Today Art Museum, Beijing
    Don't Be Shy, Don't Hold Back - The Logan Collection At Sfmoma - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    Original Forms of Chinese Water Ink Painting - Sanchuan Modern Art Museum, Nanjing, Jiangsu
    Community of Tastes - Iberia Art Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
    2011
    Collecting History: China New Art - Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA, Chengdu, Sichuan
    Den Haag Sculptuur 2011 - Den Haag Sculptuur, The Hague
    Shanshui - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne
    Expression of Chinses Contemporary Art - Today Art Museum, Beijing
    Community of Tastes:Chinese Contemporary Art since 2000 - Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo
    Museum on Paper: 12 Chinese Artists - Iberia Art Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
    2010
    Comunidad de gustos. Arte contemporáneo chino desde el 2000 - MAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo. Universidad de Chile, Santiago
    Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art - Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
    2009
    Eye World - C/O Traco Industrial Corporation, New York City, NY
    Calligraffiti: Writing in Contemporary Chinese and Latino Art - Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA
    YiPai - Century Thinking - Today Art Museum, Beijing
    In Other Words - Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
    Masters of Modern Ink - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    Recompositions - Xin Dong Cheng - Beijing, Beijing
    Post-Mao Dreaming: Chinese Contemporary Ar - Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
    A Starting Point: Intrude Art & Life 366, Dynamics of change and growth, Jan 1st-Dec 31st, 2008 - Himalayas Art Museum (the former Zendai Museum of Modern Art) , Shanghai
    Stairway to Heaven: From Chinese Streets to Monuments and Skyscrapers - Kansas City Art Institue, Kansas City, MO
    Begins' 09 - Soobin Art International, Singapore
    2008
    La Escuela Yi: treinta años de arte abstracto chino - CaixaForum Madrid, Madrid
    West To The East – Aesthetic Context Of Intellectuals - SZ Art Center, Beijing
    Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    Our Future: The Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection - UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
    Stairway to Heaven - Bates College Museum of Arts, Lewiston, ME
    Writing on the Wall, Chinese New Realism and Avant-garde in the eighties and nineties - Groninger Museum, Groningen
    New Covenant Exhibition Of Early Works By Contemporary Chinese Artists - Triumph Art Space, Beijing
    2007
    ’85 New Wave - The Birth of Chinese Contemporary Art - UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
    Chinese Contemporary Art. La lunga marcia dell'avanguardia - Villa Croce Museo d´Arte Contemporanea, Genoa
    MADE in CHINA - the Estella collection - The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
    Power of Line - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    MADE in CHINA - the Estella collection - Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk
    2006
    hu: Reinventing Books in Contemporary Chinese Art - China Institute, New York City, NY
    Hair Dialogue – Installation Art Exhibition - Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong
    Jiang Hu - Jack Tilton Gallery, New York City, NY
    Jiang Hu - Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA
    34 Contemporary Chinese Artists - Anna Kustera Gallery, New York City, NY
    Regeneration: Contemporary Chinese Art From China and the US - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    New Chinese Occidentalism - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    2005
    Chinese Art Invasion - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    Regeneration - Contemporary Chinese Art from China and the U.S. - ASU Art Museum - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    The Wall - Today Art Museum, Beijing
    The Wall: Reshaping Contemporary Art - Millennium Monument Art Museum, Beijing
    Mahjong - Chinesische Gegenwartskunst - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    2004
    Regeneration - Contemporary Chinese Art - List Art Center - Brown University, Providence, RI
    China on the cusp at Sotheby´s - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    Radical Line: Innovation in Chinese Contemporary Painting - Ebert Art Center, Wooster, OH
    Regeneration: Contemporary Chinese Art From China and the US - Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
    Chinese Contemporary Art - Galleria Anna D’Ascanio, Rome
    2003
    Radical Line - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    Drawing the Line: Contemporary Artists Reassess Traditional East Asian Calligraphy - Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA
    2002
    Babel 2002 - National Museum of Contemporary Art Korea, Gwacheon
    Line & Landscape - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    The New Way of Tea - Asia Society and Museum, New York City, NY
    Spring Group Exhibition - Art Beatus - Vancouver, Vancouver, BC
    2001
    Translated Acts: Performance and Body Art from East Asia 1990 to 2001 - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
    Water and Oil - Contemporary Chinese Woodcuts - Art Beatus - Vancouver, Vancouver, BC
    2000
    Global Conceptualism - Points of Origin, 1950s-1980s - MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
    5e Biennale de Lyon - Partage d'exotismes - biennale d'art contemporain de Lyon, Lyon
    Word and Meaning: Six Contemporary Chinese Artists - UB Art Galleries - University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
    3rd Gwangju Biennale - Man+Space - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
    Conceptual Ink - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    1999
    Inside Out: New Chinese Art - Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    Transience-Chinese Experimental Art at the end of the 20th Century - Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, NH
    spectacles societies - Galerie 52 | Heidrun Quinque-Wessels, Berlin
    Cross-cultural Voices II: Between Memories - Asian American Arts Centre, New York City, NY
    Transience-Chinese Experimental Art at the end of the 20th Century - Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR
    Global Conceptualism: Points of Origin 1950s–1980s - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
    Magnetic Writing / Marching Ideas, Works on Paper - IT Park Gallery, Taipei
    Transience-Chinese Experimental Art at the end of the 20th Century - Smart Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
    1998
    1998 Shanghai Biennial - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
    Inside Out: New Chinese Art - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Inside Out: New Chinese Art - Asia Society and Museum, New York City, NY
    Contemporary Art From China - Art Beatus - Vancouver, Vancouver, BC
    Zhang Peili and Gu Wenda - The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    4696/1998 Group Show Contemporary Artists from China - Lehmann Maupin, New York City, NY
    1996
    1996 Shanghai Biennial - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
    Interpol - Färgfabriken Stockholm, Stockholm
    1991
    New York Diary: Almost Twenty-Five Different Things - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1989
    China/Avant-Garde - National art gallery China, Beijing

    Dealer Directory 6

    Belgium
    Almine Rech Gallery - Brussels, Brussels
    Hong Kong
    Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong
    Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
    Italy
    Studio Gariboldi, Milan
    USA
    Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
    Goedhuis Contemporary - New York, New York City, NY

    Collections 5

    Australia
    Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    China
    Ullens Center of Contemporary Art (UCCA), Beijing
    Museum of Contemporary Art Chengdu (MoCA), Chengdu, Sichuan
    USA
    Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York City, NY
    Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
    Last update: 19 Aug 2016

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