Chen Guangwu ( China )

1967
Born in Liuzhou, Guangxi
Currently lives and works in Beijing

Selected Solo Exhibition

2011
‘SHELL’, Alexander Ochs Galleries Beijing, Beijing
2009
‘Knots & Lines’, Alexander Ochs Galleries Beijing, Beijing
2005
‘Minimal Oriental’, Alexander Ochs Galleries Berlin, Berlin
1999
‘Chen Guangwu Special Exhibition’, U Gallery, Shanghai
‘A solo exhibition’, Asia Center of Art, Manchester, UK

Selected Group Exhibition

2013
‘Rooted’, Contemporary Ink Exhibition at ‘Fine Art Asia 2013′, HKCEC, Hong Kong
‘Fine Art Asia 2013’, HKCEC, 3812 Contemporary Art Projects, Hong Kong
‘Rooted’, Hong Kong Pavilion at Masterpiece London 2013, 3812 Contemporary Art Projects, London
‘Mind-Scape’ Artists Group Exhibition, 3812 Contemporary Art Projects, Hong Kong
‘A solo exhibition’, Asia Center of Art, Manchester, UK
2011
‘Chen Guangwu, Das Grosse Lernen’, Konfuzius-Insitut Nuernberg-Erlangen, in Cooperation with Siemens AG & Alexander Ochs Galleries Berlin / Beijing, Nuernberg-Erlangen, Germany
‘Tao of Nature: Chinese Abstract Art Exhibition’, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai
2010
‘Chinese*’, Alexander Ochs Galleries Berlin, Berlin
‘Preface to the Poems of the Orchid Pavilion’, Museum of Asian Art-SMPK, Berlin
‘The Era of Ink Painting: 2010 Shanghai New Ink Painting Art Exhibition’, Duolun Museum of Modern Art and Zhu Qizhan Museum, Shanghai
2009
‘The Orchid Pavilion: the Art of Writing in China’, Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
‘CHINA – Ein andere Blick’, Kunstverein Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
‘Red Storm’, Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Enschede, Netherlands
‘Art Summer 2009’, Hellerau – European Center for the Arts, Dresden, Germany
‘Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection’, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, USA
2008
‘Vermella Part’, Art Xines Contemporani de la Collecció Sigg, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, Spain
‘Form, Idea, Essence & Rhythm: Contemporary East Asia Ink Painting’, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan
‘Chen Guangwu – Fang Lijun – Liu Wentao’, Museum of Asian Art, Berlin, Germany
‘Under the Sky’, White Space Beijing, Beijing
‘Die Wahren Orte I’, Alexander Ochs Galleries Berlin, Berlin
2007
‘China onward the Estelle Collection: Chinese Contemporary Art, 1966-2006’, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Louisiana, Denmark
‘Contemporary Cultural Venation – China version’, 2007 Credit Suisse Beijing, Comprehensive Art Exhibition, Today Art Museum, Beijing
2006
‘China International Gallery Exposition 2006’, Beijing
2005
‘Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection’, Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland
2003
‘Prayer Beads and Brush Strokes’, Beijing Tokyo Art Projects, Beijing
2002
‘China – Tradition und Moderne’, Ludwig Gallery, Castle Oberhausen, Germany
‘Variation of Ink’, Chambers Fine Art Gallery, New York, USA
‘Avant Garde Calligraphy’, Lower Gallery, Arvada Center, Denver, USA
2001
‘Take Part II’, Gallery Urs Meile, Lucerne, Switzerland
‘Borrowed the View’, Chambers Fine Art Gallery, New York, USA
2000
‘The Art of Scholar: Ming Dynasty and Chinese Contemporary Art’, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, USA
Artworks

Chen Guangwu, ‘Wang Xizhi’s Letter (Yin / Yang)’
365cm x 147cm, Ink on paper, 2011

Chen Guangwu, ‘Mi Fu’s Letter II (Yin / Yang)’
180cm x 97cm, Ink on paper, 2013

Chen Guangwu, ‘Mi Fu’s Letter I (Yin / Yang)’
180cm x 97cm, Ink on paper, 2013

Chen Guangwu, ‘Mi Fu Four Posts of Cursive Script (Yin / Yang)’
365cm x 147cm, Ink on paper, 2013

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