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Wang Guangyi  1957, CN

Rank (2015): 3941 – 


Wang Guangyi, Porsche
Porsche, 2005
The Saatchi Gallery

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China 32
USA 25
Germany 9
France 7
United Kingdom 7

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Artist Rank
Zhang Xiaogang  1913 60
Yue Minjun  1457 55
Fang Lijun  1463 53
Yang Shaobin  2554 26

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  Soobin Art International, Singapore 4
  Yibo Gallery, China 3
  Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong 3
  Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, USA 3

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1957 Born in Harbin, Heilongjiang (CN)

Lives and works in Beijing (CN)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 119  Please report missing Information

until 29.11.
   Wang Guangyi. Las reliquias de los creyentes - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Gas Natural Fenosa (MAC), A Coruña Send message


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   Wang Guangyi - Cold War Aesthetics - Louise Blouin Foundation, London

   Wang Guangyi - Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Paris, Paris

   Wang Guangyi - Arario Seoul, Seoul

Description  Wang Guangyi - art and people - new paintings - Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Lucerne

   Wang Guangyi - Galerie Enrico Navarra, Paris

   Wang Guangyi - Soobin Art International, Singapore


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   The M+ Sigg Collection: Chinese art from the 1970s to now - Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester

Description and image The Saatchi GalleryPost Pop: East Meets West - The Saatchi Gallery, London Send message
   West Says East Says – Chinese Contemporary Art Research Exhibition - United Art Museum Wuhan, Wuhan, Hubei
   Right Is Wrong: Four Decades of Chinese Art from the M+ Sigg Collection - Bildmuseet, Umeå
   Asian Crossover - 2C for ART Salzburg, Salzburg

   wine in new bottles - Jin Cai Gallery, Hangzhou
   The Zero State - First China Installation Art Biennale - Museum of Contemporary Art Beijing, Beijing
   Pure Views - Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA, Chengdu, Sichuan
   Passage to History: 20 Years of La Biennale di Venezia and Chinese Contemporary Art - Arsenale di Venezia, Venice
   Pessimism or Resistance? - Taikang Space, Beijing
   Disaster / The End Of Days - Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Paris, Paris
   Et la Chine s'est éveillée... - Chapelle De La Visitation - Espace D'Art Contemporain, Thonon-Les-Bains

   Look Away - Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
   Re-History·Chinese Contemporary - G-Dot Art Space, Beijing
   Shanghai ! La Tentation de l’occident - Institut culturel Bernard Magrez, Bordeaux

   'What Made Us Famous' - Olyvia Fine Art, London
   Zitate aus vier Jahrzehnten Galerie - Galerie Schrade - Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Rising - 34FineArt, Cape Town
   Collecting History: China New Art - Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA, Chengdu, Sichuan
   Beauty & Revolution - Summer Group Show - Olyvia Fine Art, London
   Portal - ArtSpace - Virginia Miller Galleries, Coral Gables (Miami), FL
   Museum on Paper: 12 Chinese Artists - - Iberia Art Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing (closed, 2013)

   Recycling of the classic - limited edition art famous Carnival - Gallery Yang, Beijing
Description  Culture Revolution: Contemporary Chinese Paintings from the Allen Memorial Art Museum - Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
  ShanghART GalleryPortrait - ShanghART Gallery, Shanghai Send message
   Collection Show 2010 - Arario Seoul, Seoul
   Clouds:Power of Asian Contemporary Art - Soka Art Center - Beijing, Beijing
   Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art - Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai

   In Print - Amy Li Gallery, Beijing
Description and image  Portrait de l’artiste en motocycliste - MAGASIN-Centre National d’art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble
   Chasing Flames - Eli Klein Fine Art, New York City, NY
   Face of Chinese Avant-Garde - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
   Art - Look or Listen - Soobin Art International, Singapore
   Chinamania - ARKEN Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishoj
   YiPai - Century Thinking - Today Art Museum, Beijing
   With You I Want to Live: Gordon Locksley & George T. Shea Collection - Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL
   East meets West - Jealous Gallery, London
Description and image  AVANT-GARDE CHINA: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art - Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya
   Chinetik - Museum Tinguely, Basel

   Five Years of DUOLUN - Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
   Lovely Blossoms And Full Moon - Yuz Art Museum, Jakarta
   AVANT-GARDE CHINA: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art - NMAO National Museum of Art Osaka, Osaka
   Chinese Political Pop - Nathan A. Bernstein Co. Ltd., New York City, NY
   China in Transition - Stiftung Ahlers Pro Arte / Kestner Pro Arte, Hannover
Description The Saatchi GalleryThe Revolution Continues: New Art from China - The Saatchi Gallery, London Send message
Description  Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
   China Wakes: From Mao to Now - IKON Ltd, Santa Monica, CA
   AVANT-GARDE CHINA: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art - The National Art Center Tokyo, Tokyo
   Encounters - Pace Beijing, Beijing
   Red, Smooth and Luminescent - Xin Dong Cheng - Beijing, Beijing
   Our Future: The Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection - UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
   The Moments of Arario - Arario Cheonan, Cheonan-si
Description, image and works of art  THE OLYMP - Works on Paper - - Burkhard Eikelmann Com, Dusseldorf (closed, 2010)
   Writing on the Wall, Chinese New Realism and Avant-garde in the eighties and nineties - Groninger Museum, Groningen
   China macht Druck. Zeitgenössische Chinesische Druckgrafik - Städtische Galerie Bietigheim-Bissingen, Bietigheim-Bissingen

Description  RE-collection - A Retrospective Look at 15 years of Art and Vision - - Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong (closed, 2013)
   China Now: Lost In Transition - Eli Klein Fine Art, New York City, NY
   Absolute Images II - - Arario New York, New York City, NY (closed)
Description and image  ’85 New Wave - The Birth of Chinese Contemporary Art - UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
   Collection of Chinese Contemporary Art from GuangDong Museum of Art - The Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, Guangdong
   Painters as Printmakers - Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch
   RISING - 34FineArt, Cape Town
   China Now - Cobra Museum, Amstelveen
Description  Chinese Contemporary Art. La lunga marcia dell'avanguardia - Villa Croce Museo d´Arte Contemporanea, Genoa
   Great Criticism: Paintings from Modern China - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
   RED HOT — Asian Art Today from the Chaney Family Collection - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   Important Works by Fang Lijun, Wang Guangyi, Ma Liuming, Cui Xiuwen, Huang Rui, Wang Keping, Cang Xin, Zhang Peng and Ya - 10 Chancery Lane Gallery - Chai Wan, Hong Kong
   The Year of the Golden Pig - Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection - Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
   We are your Future - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY
   2 Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art - Moscow Biennale of contemporary art, Moscow
   Chinese Art Stars - Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York City, NY

   Grounded - - Walsh Gallery, Chicago, IL (closed, 2011)
   China now - Kunst in Zeiten des Umbruchs - Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg
   Fall 2006 : New Acquisitions - IKON Ltd, Santa Monica, CA
   Sammeln und Entdecken - Galerie Schrade & Blashofer, Karlsruhe
   ABSOLUTE IMAGES: Chinese Contemporary Art - Arario Cheonan, Cheonan-si
   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

   Beautiful Cynicism - ARARIO GALLERY (BEIJING), Beijing
   Beautiful Cynicism - - Arario Beijing, Beijing (closed, 2012)
   The Age of Print - Soobin Art International, Singapore
   Xiānfēng! - Chinese avant-garde - Museum Beelden aan Zee, Scheveningen
   Mahjong - Chinesische Gegenwartskunst - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
   New Works - Yibo Gallery, Shanghai
   Body Temperature - Hans Christian Andersen in Chinese - KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg (former Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum), Aalborg

   Twenty-Four Living Artist in China - WHITE SPACE BEIJING, Beijing
Description  "Stone Face" BANG - China's first group printing exhibition - Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
   Dream Producers (I/VI) - Xin Dong Cheng - Beijing, Beijing
   Contemporary Lithography Group Exhibition - - L.A. Gallery Beijing, Beijing (closed, 2009)
   CHINA NOW - Art Exhibition - Tang Contemporary Art - Bangkok, Bangkok

   Pop Vision - Kellogg University Art Gallery, Pomona, CA
Description  Images of Women VIII - - Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong (closed, 2013)
   LA International - IKON Ltd, Santa Monica, CA
   New Painting 2003 - Yibo Gallery, Shanghai

   The 1st Guangzhou Triennial - Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, Guangdong

   Largely Difference - Soobin Art International, Singapore
Description and image  TAKE PART II - zeitgenoessische chinesische Kunst - Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Lucerne
Description  Images of Women VII - - Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong (closed, 2013)
   Initial Image - Yibo Gallery, Shanghai
   Made In China - IKON Ltd, Santa Monica, CA
   Next Generation / Art Contemporain D’asie - Passage de Retz, Paris

   Photography as fine art - galerie skala, Cologne

   Inside Out: New Chinese Art - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
   spectacles societies - Galerie 52 | Heidrun Quinque-Wessels, Berlin

   Inside Out: New Chinese Art - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   Inside Out: New Chinese Art - Asia Society and Museum, New York City, NY

   Faces and Bodies of the Middle Kingdom - Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague
   Magie der Zahl - Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart

   22° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo

   China/Avant-Garde - National art gallery China, Beijing


 Dealer Directory  26


 OSME Gallery, Vienna


 ChinaToday Gallery, Brussels


 Soemo Fine Arts, Beijing
 Xin Dong Cheng Space for Contemporary Art, Beijing
 Andrew James Art, Shanghai
 Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai
www.shanghartgallery.comShanghART Gallery, Shanghai eMail


 Opera Gallery, Paris
 Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Paris, Paris


Galerie Fluegel-RoncakGalerie Fluegel-Roncak, Nuremberg  eMail
 Galerie + Verlag Aras, Ravensburg

Hong Kong

 Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
 Opera Gallery, Hong Kong


 Canvas International Art, Amsterdam


 ARNDT Singapore, Singapore
 Soobin Art International, Singapore
 Yang Gallery, Singapore

South Korea

 Arario Gallery Cheonan, Cheonan-si
 Arario Gallery Seoul, Seoul


 Tang Contemporary Art - Bangkok, Bangkok

United Kingdom

 Opera Gallery, London

USA, Miami, FL eMail
 Nathan A. Bernstein Co. Ltd., New York City, NY
 Guy Hepner, New York City, NY
 Opera Gallery, New York City, NY


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 Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg


 Today Art Museum, Beijing
 UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
 Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA, Chengdu, Sichuan


 Berardo Museum, Lisbon

United Kingdom

www.saatchigallery.comThe Saatchi Gallery, London eMail


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