Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Xu Zhen

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Xu Zhen

 
 

徐震

 
     
 

© Xu Zhen

 
biography  
exhibitions  
links  
publications  
 

 

 
 
 

 

 

1977

Xu Zhen was born in China.

   

 

He studied at the  Academy of Arts and Design, in Shanghai.

   

1996

After graduating, he moved to Beijing during one year and he began to produce videos.

   

1998

He retuned in Shanghai and began to work as a curator and critic.

 

He founded with David Quadrio : the BizART, an independent Art Centre, not-for-profit,

 

to exhibit experimental art ( digital photography, videos, installations )..

   

2000

He took part to the exhibition Fuck off by Feng Boyi and Ai Weiwei.

 

 

2001

He was included in the 49 th Venice Biennial, with his vidéo : 8848,186.

 

 

2004

He obtained the prize of the Best artist of Chinese Contemporary Art.

   

2005

He represented China at the 51 st Venice Biennial with his video : Shouting.

   

2006

He initiated the online contemporary art forum : Art Baba, the first web platform

  with a staff over 10 artists and technicians.
   

2009

In June, he dissolved his art practice into the contemporary art creation: MadeIn Company

  with a staff over 10 artists and technicians.

 

 

2013

MadeIn Company launched the brand Xu Zhen.

   
 

He lives and works in Shanghai.

   
  nombreuses expositions
   
 

 

 

Danièle Sicard


 

 

 

© Xu Zhen

 
 
 
 
     

 

 


Solo exhibitions  
selection

 

 

   

 

 

United Kingdom  

2010

 

Ikon

Seeing One's Own Eyes

 

 

Birmingham

 

 

 

   

 

 

China  

2010

 

Long March Space

Don't Hang Your Faith on The Wal

 

 

Beijing  

 

 

   

 

 

Switzerland  

2011

 

Kunsthalle Bern,

Physique of Consciousness

 

 

Bern  

 

 

   

 

 

China  

2011

 

Long March Space

Physique of Consciousness

 

 

Beijing  

 

 

   

 

 

France  

2012

 

Gallery Nathalie Obadia

Sleeping Life

 

 

Paris  

 

 

   

 

 

China  

2013

 

Tian Ren He Yi Art Centre

Light Source

 

 

Hangzhou  

 

 

   

 

 

China  

2013

 

OCT

The Most Important Thing is Not

 

 

Shanghai

the Contract

 

 

   

 

 

China  

2014

12.11 26.12

Shangh'ART gallery

Blissful As Gods

 

 

Shanghai  

 

 

   

 

 

China  

2015

28.03 24.05

Long Museum Xu Zhen
    Shanghai  
       
       

 

       

© Xu Zhen

       
       

 

 


Collective ehibitions  
selection

 

     

 

  Switzerland  

2007

 

Long March Space

Art Basel

 

  Bâle  

 

     

 

  China  

2009

 

Tang Contemporary Art Center

The New Attitude of Image

 

 

Beijing

 

 

     

 

 

Belgium

 

2009

 

Waldburger Gallery

Footloose

 

  Brussels  

 

     

 

  China  

2009

  UCCA

Breaking Forecast: 8 Key Figures of China's

 

  Beijing

New Generation Artists

       
    China  

2010

 

Minsheng Art Museum

Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art

    Shanghai  
       
    China  

2010

 

A4 Contemporary Arts Centre

Conception as Enzyme

   

Chengdu

 
       
    China  

2011

 

Heng Lu Art Museum

How We To Do?

    Hangzhou  
       
    China  

2011

  Shangh'ART Gallery A pile of Passsion
    Shanghai  
       

 

  China  

2011

 

Long March Space

Action

 

  Beijing  

 

     

 

  Korea  

2012

  Contemporary Art Museum

MOVE: Art and Dance since 1960

 

  Seoul  

 

     

 

  United Kingdom  

2012

 

EC Arts

 

 

 

Birmingham

 

 

     

 

  United Kingdom  

2012

 

White Cube

Inside the White Cube

 

 

London

 
       

 

  China  

2012

 

Guangdong Museum 

The Unseen

 

 

Guangzhou

Fourth Guangzhou Triennial

 

     

 

  Australia  

2013

 

White Rabbit Gallery

Serve the People

 

 

Chippendale

 
       

 

  China  

2013

 

MoCA

Revel: Celebrating MoCA's 8 Years

 

  Shanghai

in Shanghai

 

     

 

  France  

2013

  Bienniale of Lyon  

 

  Lyon  
       

 

  China  

2013

 

Sifang Art Museum

The Garden of Diversion

 

  Nanjing  

 

     

 

  China  

2013

 

Jincai Gallery

Old Wine in New Bottle

    Hangzhou  
       
    China  

2014

 

ShanghART Gallery

Metal Matters: Reflection to Oxidation

    Shanghai  
       
    China  

2014

 

Long Museum West

1199 People

 

  Shanghai  

 

     

 

 

Singapore

 

2014

 

ShanghART

Collective Thoughts Divided World,  

 

 

Singapore

 

 

     

 

 

U.S.A.

 

2014

  Art Basel  
    Miami  
       
    China  

2014

12.09 31.12 ShangART Taopu 2014
    Shanghai  
       

2016

27.01 02.05

France  
   

Louis Vuitton Foundation

BENTU

    Paris  
       


 
 

© Xu Zhen

 
 
 
 

   
MadeIn www.madeincompany.com

ShanghART Gallery Beijing Shanghai Singapore

www.shanghartgallery.com

   


 
 

© Xu Zhen

 

 

       
 

Bentu - Louis Vuitton Foundation

 

BENTU  

Hazan
 

本土

2016

 

author : Under the direction ofSuzanne Pagé, Laurence Bossé

 
 

and Phil Tinari

 
 

catalogue of the exhibition BENTU  本土

 
 

Louis Vuitton Foudation from 27.01 to 02.05 2016

 
 

20 cm x 21 cm

 
 

180 p

 
 

EAN  9782754108706

 
       

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