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Wang Jianwei  1958, CN

Rank (2014): 1301 – 

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Video, Performance

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China 47
USA 15
Australia 8
Germany 8

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Artist Rank
Yang Fudong  179 35
Qiu Zhijie  752 27
Song Dong  769 25
Xu Zhen  251 25
Cao Fei  259 24

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Arario Beijing, China 3
  Macau Museum of Art, China 3
  Guangzhou Triennial, China 3

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1958 Born in Suining, Sichuan (CN)

Lives and works in Beijing (CN)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 131  Please report missing Information

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   Wang Jianwei: Time Temple - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY Send message


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   Wang Jianwei - Long March Space, Beijing

   Yellow Signal - UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing

   Symptom - Château de Nyon, Nyon

   Wang Jianwei - Hostage - Himalayas Art Museum (the former Zendai Museum of Modern Art) , Shanghai

   Wang Jianwei - Dilemma: Three Way Fork in the Road - Chambers Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY

   Wang Jianwei : Flying Bird is Motionless - Arario Beijing, Beijing
   Wang Jianwei - ARARIO GALLERY (BEIJING), Beijing

   Flying Bird is Motionless - Chambers Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY
   Wang Jianwei - Experimental Art Foundation, Adelaide, SA

   Wang Jianwei - Vidéos - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris


to top Group shows   120

Description and image  Translated Concussion-Chinese New Media Art Techniques and Practice since 2000 - Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA, Chengdu, Sichuan
   Tales from the Taiping Era - Red Brick Contemporary Art Museum, Beijing

   Group Exhibition: Portrait of the Times - 30 Years of Chinese Contemporary Art - Long March Space, Beijing
   The Red Queen - Mona - Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, TAS
   2013 Martell Artists of the Year - Today Art Museum, Beijing
   Passage to History: 20 Years of La Biennale di Venezia and Chinese Contemporary Art - Arsenale di Venezia, Venice
   Sharjah Biennial 11 - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
   New Town Ghosts - Moving on Asia: Towards a New Art Network 2004–2013 - Wellington City Gallery, Wellington
   Move on Asia - Videokunst in Asien 2002 bis 2012 - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe

   Revolving Stage - Contemporary Video Art in China - Arario Cheonan, Cheonan-si
   Art of Change: New Directions from China - Hayward Gallery, London
   Move: Art And Dance Since 1960s - National Museum of Contemporary Art Korea, Gwacheon
   Moving Image in China: 1988-2011 - Centro per l´Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, PO
   Wang Jianwei and Kan Xuan - Centre A - Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Vancouver, BC

   One World Exposition - Videotage, Hong Kong
   4th Guangzhou Triennial - Back to Basics - The Museum Per Se - Guangzhou Triennial, Guangzhou, Guangdong
Description  4th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art - Rewriting Worlds - Moscow Biennale of contemporary art, Moscow
   Moving Image in China 1988-2011 - Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
   Collecting History: China New Art - Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA, Chengdu, Sichuan
   A C T ► T I O N - Long March Space, Beijing
   Move on Asia - Laboral - Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón
   Out of the Box. The Threshold of Video Art in China (1984-1998) - Guangdong Times Museum, Guangzhou, Guangdong
   H-Box - Artsonje Center, Seoul
   Spring Group - Long March Space, 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 (closed, 2013)

   Out of the Box - Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing
   Across History-Invitation of Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition - G-Dot Art Space, Beijing
   8th Shanghai Biennale - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
   Engineers of the Soul - Postmasters Gallery, New York City, NY
   Act I:Long March Project–Ho Chi Minh Trail - Long March Space, Beijing
   Comunidad de gustos. Arte contemporáneo chino desde el 2000 - MAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo. Universidad de Chile, Santiago
   Weight of Floating Time - Arario Cheonan, Cheonan-si
   fast forward 2. The Power of Motion - Media Art Sammlung Goetz - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Nature of China: Contemporary Art Documenta - True Color Museum, Suzhou
   Homestay - osage Shanghai, Shanghai
   Edge of Elsewhere - 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney, NSW

   Beijing Time / La hora de China - Matadero Madrid, Madrid
   Beijing Time / La hora de China - Casa Asia - Madrid, Madrid
   Himalayas Project - ARARIO GALLERY (BEIJING), Beijing
   Himalaya Project:Wang Jianwei & Nalini Malani - Arario Beijing, Beijing
   The view from elsewhere. Small Acts - Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
Description and image  Guangzhou Photo Biennial 2009 - Guangzhou Photo Biennial, Guangzhou, Guangdong
   Even In Arcadia - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA
   The view from elsewhere - Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation - SCAF, Sydney, NSW
   Art in the Auditorium - Fundación PROA, Buenos Aires

   Inward Gazes: Performance Art in Asia – Exhibition by Invitation 2008 - Macau Museum of Art, Macao
   Mediation Biennale 08 - Mediations Biennale, Poznan
   Border of Virtuality - ART ISSUE Projects, Beijing
   The 3rd Guangzhou Triennial - Guangzhou Triennial, Guangzhou, Guangdong
   Red, Smooth and Luminescent - Xin Dong Cheng - Beijing, Beijing
   Our Future: The Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection - UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
   Wang Jianwei / Ali Kazma - Art in the Auditorium - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
   Between the light and the dark - ARARIO GALLERY (BEIJING), Beijing
   Between the light and the Dark - Arario Beijing, Beijing
   Another Lonely Planet Revisited - Chambers Fine Art - Beijing, Beijing
   Peripheral vision and collective body - MUSEION - Museum für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst , Bolzano
   Homesickness - Space Station, Beijing
   China Power Station:Part III - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
Description and image  Community of Tastes - - Iberia Art Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing (closed, 2013)
   Facing the Reality: Chinese Contemporary Art - National Art Museum of China - NAMOC, Beijing
   Greenwashing - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
   Between the light and the dark - Canvas International Art, Amsterdam
   Beyond the surface: chinese abstract art - Macau Museum of Art, Macao

   NET - Chambers Fine Art - Beijing, Beijing
   MADE in CHINA - the Estella collection - The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
   Changes - video art from China - 24HR Art, Darwin, NT
   Chinergie - China Summer Show - Chinese zomer in Sittard - Museum het Domein, Sittard
   Sustainable Imagination - ARARIO GALLERY (BEIJING), Beijing
   The Weight of Reality - Primo Marella Gallery Beijing, Beijing
   MADE in CHINA - the Estella collection - Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk
   The Year of the Golden Pig - Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection - Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork

   Videozone 3 - Videozone - International Video-Art Biennial, Tel Aviv
   Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China - Duke University, Durham, NC
   China Power Station: Part I - Serpentine Gallery, London
   Einmal Empire und zurück - Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster
   China Contemporary, Architecture, Art and Visual Culture - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam
   Jiang Hu - Jack Tilton Gallery, New York City, NY
   Die Kultur der Angst - The Culture of Fear - Halle 14, Leipzig
   Jiang Hu - Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA
   Re_dis_trans Voltage of Relocation and Displacment - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Never Go Out Without My DV Cam - Museo Colecciones ICO, Madrid
   34 Contemporary Chinese Artists - Anna Kustera Gallery, New York City, NY
Description  Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
   Microcosm - Chinese Comtemporary Art - Macau Museum of Art, Macao

   The 2nd Guangzhou Triennial - Guangzhou Triennial, Guangzhou, Guangdong
   The Wall: Reshaping Contemporary Art - Millennium Monument Art Museum, Beijing
   Slow Rushes - Artspace, Auckland
   Mahjong - Chinesische Gegenwartskunst - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
Description  Karou Arima - How latitudes become forms - Arte en la era global - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL

   The 3th Seoul International Biennale of Media Art - Digital Homo Ludens (Game and Play) - Media City Seoul - International Biennale of Media Art, Seoul
Description and image  Caméra - National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest
   Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
   Slow Rushes - Takes on the documentary sensibility - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
Description and image  How Latitudes Become Forms: Art in a Global Age - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
   Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China - Asia Society and Museum, New York City, NY
Description and image  Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video From China - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

   Paradis fabriqués - Le Parvis - scène nationale Tarbes Pyrénées, Ibos
Description and image  Alors, la Chine ? - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
   Media Center Project - Long March Space, Beijing
   How Latitudes Become Forms: Art in a Global Age - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
Description and image  50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   Videoprogramme 2003 - Single Screen Video Art from Asia - Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, Singapore
   How Latitudes Become Forms: Art in a Global Age - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

Description and image  25° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
   Medicine as Metaphor - Art and Medicine - NTT InterCommunication Center [ICC], Tokyo
   Videoprogramme 2003 – Single Screen Video Art from Asia - Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, Singapore

   Living in time - 29 zeitgenössische Künstler aus China - Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
   MY HOME IS YOURS / YOUR HOME IS MINE - Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo

   Photography as fine art - galerie skala, Cologne
   My Home is Yours, Your Home is Mine - Samsung Life Insurance Building, 1st Floor, Seoul
Description and image  2000 Shanghai Biennale - Spirit of Shanghai - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
   Post-Materialism - Red Gate Gallery, Beijing

   Melbourne International Biennial 1999 - Melbourne International Biennial, Melbourne, VIC

   Cities on the move 2 - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux

Description and image  Cities on the move - Wiener Secession, Vienna
   documenta X - Documenta, Kassel

   Apt2 - Asia-pacific Triennial Of Contemporary Art - Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Brisbane, QLD


 Dealer Directory  6


 Chambers Fine Art - Beijing, Beijing
 The CourtYard Gallery, Beijing
 G-Dot Art Space, Beijing
 Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai


 Art Seasons - Singapore, Singapore


 Chambers Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY


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 Long March Space, Beijing
 UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
 Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art MoCA, Chengdu, Sichuan


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