Chinese Artists by Michel Nau - Tang Zhigang 唐志冈

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Tang Zhigang

 
 

唐志冈

 
     

 

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1959

Tang Zhigang was born in  Kunming, Yunnan Province, China.
 

He grew up in a military family.

   

 

After high school, he joined the the People's Liberation Army and he continued

 

to paint expressionistic portraits.

1979

He was sent to Vietnam for combat-action.
   

1989

He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Art from the People's Liberation Army

 

Art institute ( oil painting department )

   

1996

He began teaching  at the Yunnan Art Academy, in Kunming.
   

1999

He created his series : Children in Meetings, with children dressed as soldiers,

 

and as political leaders ( Criticism of the absurdity of bureaucracy ).

   

2005

He opened a studio in Beijing.

 

 

2008

He withdrew from public life and moved to his hometown, in search of new inspirations.

 

 

2015

He exhibited for the first time his new paintings: Worldplay, at Hanart TZ gallery, Hong Kong.

   
   
 

Danièle Sicard

 


 
 

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Solo exhibitions  
selection

 
       
   

China

 

2002

03.05 25.05

Hanart TZ Gallery Half a soldier's life
    Hong Kong  
       
    France  

2004

06.05 05.06

Gallery Enrico Navarra Meeting in Painting
    Paris  
       

 

 

China

 

2004

  Yunnan Academy of Art The Life soldiers

 

  Kunming  
       
   

China

 

2005

08.06 25.06

Hanart TZ Gallery

Chinese Fairytale

    Hong Kong  

 

     

 

 

China

 

2006

16.11 15.12

Red Bridge Gallery

Chinese Fairytale 2006

 

 

Shanghai

 

 

     

 

 

China

 

2007

15.12 20.01

doArt Gallery

Never Grow Up -

   

Beijing

Tang Zhigang 1977-2007

       
    China  

2015

09.6 11.07

Hanart TZ Gallery

Worldplay
    Hong Kong New Paintings
       
    China  

2018

21.01 28.02 Brenda Art Gallery

By The Tips Of His Fingers

    Kunming works on paper
       

 

     
       

 © Tang Zhigang

       
       

 

 


Collectives
exhibitions  sélection

 

 

     
    France  

2002

  Cardin Space Paris Pékin
    Paris  
       
    China  

2004

03.09 08.10

Schoeni Art Gallery

Through The Artists' Eyes -

 

 

Hong Kong

A Tribute To Manfred Schoeni

 

 

   
 

 

China  

2005

26.11 15.01

TS1 Gallery

Conspire
 

 

Beijing  
 

 

   
 

 

United States  

2006

14.01 11.03

MoCP Made in China
    Chicago  
       
    Germany  

2007

15.06 04.11

ZKM Museum

Thermocline of Art.

 

 

Karlsruhe

New Asian Waves

       

 

  China  

2008

  F2 gallery

Crouching Paper, Hidden Dragon -

 

  Beijing

Works on paper

       
    France  

2008

18.06 13.10 Maillol Museum Gold for China
    Paris  
       
    China  

2008

09.09 13.09

SH Contemporary 08 The Asia Pacific Contemporary Art Fair
    Shanghai  
       
    Cuba  

2009

30.10 30.01 National Art Museum Beijing Havana
    Havana

China Contemporary Art Exhibition

       
    China  

2010

25.04 19.05

Today Art Museum

Reshaping History :

    Beijing

Chinart From 2000 To 2009

       
    China  

2010

04.05 21.05 Centre National Convention

Reshaping History :

    Beijing

Chinart From 2000 To 2009

       
    China  

2010

 

Technopolis

Beijing-Athens:

   

Athens

Contemporary Art from China

       
   

China

 

2011

 

K Gallery

Prints for Contemporary
    Chengdu Masterpieces
       

 


 

 

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Schoeni Art Gallery  Hong Kong

www.schoeniartgallery.com  

   


 
 

 © Tang Zhigang

 
 


 © Tang Zhigang

 

唐志岡:畫中會議

2004
 

Meeting in Painting: Tang Zhigang

 
  texts Monica Dematte  Tang Zhigang  Mao Xuhui    
  in chinese  in english  
  96 p  
 

isbn  9889740346

 
     
     
       
       
 
 

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