Hai Bo
Resume Info Exhibitions Artworks Comments Video/interview

1962

Born in Changchun, Jilin Province, China

1984

Graduated from the Art Institute of Jilin, China

1989

Advanced studies in the Department of Printmaking, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

Selected Exhibitions

2007

“Journeys: Mapping the Earth and Mind in Chinese Art”, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

“The Story is Over”, solo show, Beijing Commune, Beijing, China

“Black White Grey: A Conscious Cultural Stance”, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

“MARTa Schweigt – Garde le silence, le silence te gardera”, MARTa Herford, Germany

2006

Solo exhibition, Max Protetch, New York, USA

“China Now: Kunst in Zeiten des Umbruchs”, Sammlung Essl Museum, Vienna, Austria

2005

“Guangzhou International Photography Biennale”, Guangzhou, China

“The Chinese Photography and Video from China”, SM’s Stedelijk Museum, New Zealand

“Traces and Omens: 12th Noorderlicht Photofestivals”, Groningen, Netherland

“Classified Materials”, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

“Mahjong”, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland

2004

“Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China”, ICP and Asia Society, New York, USA

Solo exhibition, Max Protetch, New York, USA

“The Chinese: Photography and Video from China”, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany

“The 55th Michetti Prize”, Museo Michetti, Italy

2003

Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles, France

“Open Sky”, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

2002

“Hai Bo’s Solo Portraits Photography Exhibition”, Fundação Oriente, Delegacao de Macau

“Red Continent: China Contemporary Art Exhibition”, Gwangju Art Museum, Korea

The First Guangzhou Triennial (Reinterpretation: A decade of experimental Chinese Art 1999 – 2000), Guangzhou, China

Hai Bo’s Photography Solo Exhibition 1999-2002, CAAW, Beijing, China

2001

“Chinese Expression”, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

49th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland

2000

CCAA (Chinese Contemporary Art Award), Beijing, China

The Third Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai, China

1995

7th International Etching and Sketching Biennial, Tianwan, China

1991

“Tibet” Photograph Exhibition, Jilin Museum, Changchun, China