Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Yan Xing 鄢醒  
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Yan Xing

 
 

鄢醒

 
     
 

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1986

Yan Xing was born in Chongqing, in southwest China.

 

 

2005

He entered the Sichuan Institute of Fine Arts.

 

 

2009

He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Arts from the Sichuan Institute of Fine Arts

 

( Oil painting Department )

   
 

He moved to Beijing and founded Yan Xing Studio.

   
 

Sculpture, Video, Photography, Installation and Performance compose his work.

   

2011

He made himself known with Daddy project, a monologue tracing his childhood,

 

with an absent father.

 

 

2012

He won the Chinese Contemporary Art Award for Best Young Artist.

 

He is a finalist in the Victor Pinchuk Foundation's Future Generation Art Prize

 

and in the Focus on Talents project at the Today Art Museum.

   
 

The same year, he participated in the 7 th Shenzhen Sculpture Biennial, with The History

 

of Reception, an installation and performance during which, sitting behind a desk,

 

he reads a text relatng his own version of History of Art.

   

2015

Married to Lothar von Falkenhausen, Professor of Chinese Archaeology and History of Art,

 

at the University of California, he lives and works in Beijing China and Los Angeles,

  United States
   
   
 

Danièle Sicard

 
 

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Solo exhibitions  
selection

 
       
    United Kingdom  

2012

01 11 08.12 Chinese Art Centre Yan Xing
    Manchester  
       
    Chine  

2013

21.09 03.11

Urs Meile Gallery  

Recent Works

   

Beijing

 
       
    Suisse  

2014

14.02 12.04

Urs Meile Gallery

Standart exhibition
   

Lucerne

 
       
    China  

2015

29.08 25.10

Urs Meile Gallery  

Thief
   

Beijing

 
       
    The Netherlands  

2016

  Stedelijk Mussée

Performance of a Massacre

    Amsterdam  
       
    China  

2016

 

Urs Meile Gallery

Nuit et Brouillard
   

Lucerne

 
       
    United States  

2016

04.06 16.10

Eli et Edythe Broad Museum

Yan Xing
    East Lansing  
       
    Switzerland  

2017

02.06 27.08 Kunnsthalle Dangerous Afternoon
    Basel  

 

 

     
       

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Collective exhibitions  selection

 
       
    China  

2012

  CAFA Museum

First CAFAM Future

    Beijing  

 

     
    China  

2012

  OCT 7 ème sculpture Biennale
    Shenzhen  
       
    China

ON | OFF

2013

 

Ullens Center for Contemporary Art

China’s Young Artists in Concept

 

  Beijing

and Practice

       
    United States  

2014

  Art Basel Kabinett
    Miami  

 

     

 

  United States  

2014

 

Tampa Museum of Art

My Generation

   

Tampa

 
       
    China  

2016

  Minsheng Museum  

 

  Beijing  

 

     

 

  France  

2016

12.03 08.05 Contemporary Art Institute

De leur temps 5: Le temps

 

  Villeurbanne

de l’audace et de l’engagement

 

     

 

  Taiwan  

2017

  Times Museum

The Man Who Never Threw

    Taipei Anythin Away
       
    China  

2017

  Contemporary Art Museum

Spectrosynthesis

    Guangzhou  
       

 

 

 

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Urs Meile Gallery  Beijing  Lucerne  

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© Yan Xing - REALISM - 2011  

鄢醒  YAN QING  现实主义  REALISM

Galerie Urs Meile

 

text : Carol Yinghua Lu Leporello

Beijing Lucerne

  in chinese in english 2011
 

25 cm x 20 cm

 
 

10 p

 
     
     
     
       
       
       

© Yan Xing  Recent Works 2013

 

Yan Xing  鄢醒  Recent Works

Galerie Urs Meile

 

texts : Xiaoyu Weng, Xie Nanxing,

Beijing Lucerne

 

Hans Ulrich Obrist, Raphael Gygax

2013
  in chinese in english  
 

25 cm x 20 cm

 
 

148 p

 
 

isbn : 978 3 9524064 4 1   

 
     
     
       
       

© Yan Xing - Thief 201

 

Yan Xing  鄢醒  Thief

Galerie Urs Meile

 

texts : Sam Thorne, Philip Tinari

Beijing Lucerne

  in chinese in english 2015
 

28 cm x 20 cm

 
 

148 p

 
 

isbn : 978 3 906134 33 8

 
     
     
     
     
       

 
 

© Yan Xing -  Recent Works 2013


Yan Xing 鄢醒 Recent Works  
21.09 03.11 2013  Urs Meile Gallery  Beijing  
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