Li Zhanyang
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1969 born in Changchun, Jilin Province, China

lives and works in Chongqing, China

Solo Exhibitions

2008 "'Rent' – Rent Collection Yard", Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Beijing, China

2007 "The Naked Human Body", Zhu Qizhan Museum, Shanghai, China

2006 "Scenes", Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland

2003 "Life Myriad", China Art Archives & Warehouse (CAAW), Beijing, China

2002 "Instant Upstarts Series", Gallery TC/G Nordica, Kunming, China

1998 Alleyway Gallery of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

Selected Group Exhibitions


"Urban Mirroring – Contemporary Art Exhibition", Shenzhen Art Museum, Shenzhen, China

"Grassroots Humanism: 21 Cases of Contemporary Art", The Original Art Expo Center, Beijing, China

"Mahjong – Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg", Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria

"Starting from the Southwest: Exhibition of Contemporary Art in Southwest China", Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

"Thermocline of Art – New Asian Waves“, Zentrum für Medientechnologie ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany

"Art from China – Collection Uli Sigg", Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

"The Year of the Golden Pig – Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection", Lewis Glucksman Gallery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

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


"CHINA NOW – Faszination einer Weltveränderung", Sammlung Essl, Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg / Vienna, Austria

"Mahjong – Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg", Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany


"Mahjong Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg", Kunstmuseum Bern, Berne, Switzerland

"Tolerance and Identity – Focus on China", Free Visual Academy of Fine Arts, Den Haag, The Netherlands

Second Beijing International Art Biennial, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

"Grounding Reality", Gallery Mee, Seoul, Korea

"Village in the City", Art Now Gallery, Beijing, China

"The Wall: Reshaping Contemporary Chinese Art", Millennium Art Museum, Beijing, China; The Albright-Knox Art Gallery, New York, USA

"Createurs du Nouveau Monde – Montpellier Chinese Contemporary Art Biennial", Montpellier, France

"Xiang Feng! Chinese Avantgarde Sculpture", Beelden aan Zeebowuguan Museum Den Haag, Den Haag, The Netherlands

2004 "The First Wuhan Fine Arts Invitation Exhibition 2004", The Gallery of Hubei Institute of Fines Arts, Wuhan, China

2003 "An Opening Era – Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Founding of the National Art Museum of China", National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

2002 "Good Harvest: China Contemporary Art Exhibition", National Agriculture Exhibition Center, Beijing, China

2001 "The First Chengdu Biennial", Chengdu Modern Art Museum, Chengdu, China

2000 "Time of Reviving – Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Art", Upriver Museum, Chengdu, China