Chen WenLing
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1969 Born in Anxi, Quanzhou, Fujian, China

1991 Graduated from Xiamen Academy of Art and Design

1994 Completed study in Sculpture Dept, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

Now a working and living in Beijing a professional artist, China

[Solo Exhibitions]

2007

Metamorphose Chen Wenling Exhibition, Makii Masaru Fine Arts, Japan

Chen Wenling’s Contemporary Sculpture solo exhibition, Vanessa Art House, Jakarta, Indonesia

"Beijing -Athens Contemporary Art From China" Athens Greece

2006

Chen Wenling’s Sculpture solo exhibition, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, shanghai, china

"Red Memory ”Chen Wenling’s Sculpture exhibition Singapore

Beneath Above, BANG-Beijing Art Now Gellery, Beijing, China

2004

Happy Life, Chinese European Art Center, Xiamen, China

2003

Seeking the True Nature, Xuri Bay, zhuhai, China

2002

Red Memory, Pearl Bay beach, Xiamen, China

Red = Culture + Consumption, Laiya Department Store, Xiamen, Chian

1991

Chen WenLing Woodcarving Show Xiamen Academy of Art and Design, China

[Group Exhibitions]

2008

"3.15.LET`S CONSUME” Xin Dong Chen Space For Contemporary Art Beijing, China

"happy together” Aura Gallery Beijing, China

China- Facing Reality National Art Museum of China Beijing, China

Beijing -Athens Contemporary Art From China Technopolis of the city of Athens Athens, Greece

2007

"My Chinese Friends”, Gallery Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen, Denmark

"Beyond Reality” 798 Beyond Art Space, Beijing, China

"The Power of Universe” 798 Asian Art Center Beijing, China

"Reconstructed World View” K·gallery Chengdu, China

"Post Avant-Garde Chinese Contemporary Art: Four Directions of the New Era”, Hong Kong, China

"Energy----Spirit、Body、Material” Today’s Museum Beijing, China

"Calling a Stag a Horse” Exhibition of sculptures by Guangci, ChenWenling, Xiangjing and Caohui, Sanshang Art Beijing, China

"A Truth beyond the Real” Doosan Art Center Seoul, Korea

"Wild Beasts” 798 Mook Gallery of Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

Floating---New Generation of Art in China, The National Art Museum of Korea, Seoul, Korea

Red Hot—Asian Art Today, The Museum of Fine Art, Houston, American

China- Facing Reality, the Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien,Vienna, Austria

Thermocline of Art,New Asian Waves, ZKM Center for Art and Media,Karlsruhe,Germany

Departure from mainstream contemporary Art Exhibition Creative Plaze 798 Beijing, China

Top10 Chinese Contemporary sculpture exhibition, Asia Art Center,, Beijing , China

Chinese Whispers Osage Kwun tong, Hong Kong, China

2006

Chinese Contemporary Art Document Exhibition, World Art Museum, Beijing,China

"Chinese Art Today” National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

"Hyper Design”Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai Art Museum,Shanghai, China

Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Robischon Gallery, Denver, USA

"Humanistic Shan-shui” An Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture Art, Huizhou,China

"The Road To Open”the 2nd Art Festival Invitation Exhibition For Public Sculpture In The Song Zhuang, China

"New Folk Movement——The Reconstruct of the Commonality Living” Song Zhuang Beijing China

"Beyond Experience-New China” Contemporary Art Exhibition, Arario Gallery, Beijing, China

37th Art Exposition in Basel of Switzerland, Basel, Switzerland

"In the Name of Material” Exhibition of contemporary Art of Sculpture, HSS Art Centre Shanghai, China

Made in China, Padova, Italy

2005

Grounding reality, Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Seoul Korea

Time of Sea International Contemporary Art Exhibition Shanghai China

Second China Art Triennial, Nanjing Art Museum, Nanjing, China

"Heaven and Earth”, Chinese Contemporary Exhibition, China Millennium Monument,Beijing, China

"Peace and prosperity” 60th anniversary of the victory of Anti-Fascist War commemoration

Sculpture Exhibition Beijing, China

Sculpture century---Shanghai City exhibition, Shanghai, China

Luxury Time China Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition Tianjin China

Beautiful World Contemporary Art Exhibition Beijing, China

No Boundary China Contemporary Art Exhibition Beijing, China

"Sword” Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition Beijing, China

"Contemporary Beijing” Art Literature Exhibition Beijing, China

Build up Fable China Art Exhibition Beijing, China

"One Fourth” Contemporary Art Exhibition, Beijing, China

2004

Terra Vita Xiamen Fujian China

Expressions of State Xiamen Contemporary Art Show

2004 10th National Art Exhibitions, Changchun, China

China-Belgium Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Antwerpen, Belgium

2003

Chinese Sculpture Masterpieces Exhibition of the Beijing international Biennale, Beijing, China

"Sea and Music”, International Sculpture Exhibition, Xiamen, China

The Northeast Annual Exhibition of the Works of Sculpture, Changchun, China

China-Holland Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Xiamen, China

"Ship-Xiamen Port” Modern Art Exhibition, Xiamen, China

The National Fujian-born Modern Artists Invitation Exhibition, Fuzhou, China

2002

First China Art Triennial, Guangzhou Art Museum, Guangdong, China

2001

Sculpture Show, Shanghai Young Artists Exhibition, Normal University of Shanghai, China

1999

"Ninth National Art Exhibition” National Art Museum of China Beijing, China

1997

The first Chinese Huaihuabei Environmental sculpture Exhibition China

1991

Chen Wenling’s Woodcarving Exhibition Xiamen College of Art Xiamen, China