Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Wu Gaozhong  
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Wu Gaozhong

 
 

吴高钟

 
     
 

© Wu Gaozhong portrait - chinesenewart

 

 
biography  
works  
exhibitions  
links  
 
 
 

 
 
 
   

1962

Wu Gaozhong was born in Changzhou, in Jiangsu Province, China.

 

 

1990

He graduated from the Nanjing Institute of Art.
   
 

He made models of traditional monuments, with organic materials in decomposition,

 

and created magnificent landscapes.

 

Rainy Seasons

   

2001

As part of a performance, in tribute to the miracle of birth, he came out of a freshly

 

slaughtered buffalo carcass, in which he was enclosed, in the middle of rose petals

 

Birthday in May 28

   

2003 / 2007

The artist shows his connection with nature and the animal worlds by inserting pig

 

hairs into wooden objects  or by appearing at the wheel of a car covered with boar hair.

 

Spectral Memory -  hairy series.

   
   
   
   
   
 

Collections  selection

 

Australia

 
  Sydney

White Rabbit Gallery

     
  China  
  Beijing Today Art Museum
 

Hangzhou

West Lake Contemporary Art Museum

 

Hangzhou

Tian Ren He Yi Art center

 

Hong Kong

M+ Museum

 

Shanghai

Zendai Contemporary Art Museum

 

Shanghai

Himalaya Art Museum

     
  United Staes  
  Houston

 Fotofest

     
   
   
   
  He lives and works in Beijing.
   
   
 

Danièle Sicard


 
 

© Wu Gaozhong

 
 
     
   


Solo exhibitions  
selection

 
       
    China  

2006

 

Songzhuang Art Museum

Spectral Memory

 

 

Beijing

 

 

     

 

  Spain  

2008

 

LOFT gallery

Wu Gaozhong

 

 

Barcelona

 

 

     

 

  China  

2008

 

Zendai Modern Art Museum

Spectral Memory

    Shanghai  
       
    Singapore  

2010

29.05 28.06 Linda Gallery Roving
    Singapore  
       
    China  

2012

 

Tian Ren He Yi Art Center

See The Unseen

   

Hangzhou

 
       

 

     

 

     
       

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Collective exhibitions  
selection

 
       
    China  

2007

 

Zendai Modern Art Museum

Asian Attitude / Soft Power

 

 

Shanghai

 

 

     

 

  China  

2008

 

LDX Art Center

Heart Rooms

    Beijing  
       
    Spain  

2008

  Miro Art Museum

Contemporary Chinese Art

    Barcelona

from the Sigg Collection

       
    United States  

2008

  FOTOFEST

The Twelfth International Biennal

   

Houston

of Photography and Photo-related art

       


 

 

 

© Wu Gaozhong

 
 
 

   

OV Gallery  Shanghai

www.ovgallery.com

We Gallery  Shanghai

www.wegallery.net

   


 

 

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