Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Gu Wenda

 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Gu Wenda

 
 

谷文达

 
     

 

©  Gu Wenda

 
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1955

Gu Wenda was born in Shanghai, China.

   

1976

He studied at the School of Arts and Crafts in Shanghai.

   
 

He entered at the Academy of Fine Arts in Zhejiang, where he studied

 

traditional painting under the direction of Lu Yanshao.

   

1981

He obtained his M.F.A. and taught during six years, at the Academy of Fine Arts

 

in Hangzhou, Zhejiang.

   

1986

Suspected to be critical, her exhibition of large paintings of ideograms invented

 

and senseless were closed on the evening before of the opening by the authorities.

   

1987

He arrived in the U.S.A.

   

1993

After the speech, he began a work in progress on hair under the name of United

 

Nations Projects. Five continents, a dozen countries will be seen in fifteen years.

   
 

He works and lives in New York, U.S.A. and Shanghai, China.

   
   
 

Danièle Sicard


 
 

©  Gu Wenda

 
 
 
 
     

 

 


Solo exhibitions 
selection

 

 

     

2006

 

Art Museum

 

 

  Hong Kong  

 

     

2006

 

He Xiangning Museum

 

 

 

Shenzhen

 

 

     

2006

 

Jiang Su Museum

 

 

 

Nanjing

 

 

     

2010

 

He Xiangning Museum

Ink Art Retrospective

   

OCT HUA Museum

 
   

OCAT  Contemporary Art Terminal

 
   

Shenzhen

 
       
       
       
    United States  

2006

 

China Institute

 

 

 

New Yorkew York

 

 

     

 

  United States  

2006

  University of California  

 

 

Fullerton

 

 

     

 

  Italy  

2006

  Ducal Palace  

 

  Gêne  

 

     

 

  United States  

2006

  Museum of Art  
    Denver  
       
    United States  

2006

  Metropolitan Museum  
    New York  
       
    United States  

2006

  Gallery of the University of Wayne State  
    Detroit  
       
    United States

 

2007

  John Museum

Forest of Stone Steles And United

    New York

Nations : We are Fortunate Animals

 

     

 

     

 

 


Collective exhibitions  
selection

 

 

     

1996

 

First Biennial

 
    ShanghaI  
       

2002

 

Guangdong Museum

 

 

 

Guangzhou

 

 

     

2004

 

Arts Center

20th Anniversary Exhibition

    Hong Kong

of Hanart Gallery

 

     

2004

  Museum of Art

4th Shenzhen International

 

  Shenzhen

Ink Painting Biennale

 

     

2007

 

UCCLA

5 New Wave: the birth of

 

  Beijing

Chinese contemporary art

 

     

2008

 

Contrasts Gallery

Design redefined

    Shanghai  
       
   

 

 
   

 

 

 

  Canada  

1998

 

UBC Gallery

 

 

 

Vancouver

 

 

     

 

  United States  

1998

  Modern Art Museum

Inside Out

 

  San Francisco  

 

     

 

  United States  

1998

 

Asia Society

Inside Out

    New York  
       
    United States  

1999

  odern Art Museum

Babel of the Millennium

    San Francisco  
       
    United States  

2000

  Museum of Art

Conceptualist Art: Points of Origin

    Miami

1950s-1980s

       
    Australia  

2000

  National Gallery

Inside Out: Chinese Art

   

Canberra

 
       
    Italy  

2001

  49° Biennial of Venice  
    Venice  
       
    France  

2001

  Gallery Enrico Navarra

Ink Alchemy Number One

    Paris  
       
    Australia  

2001

  National Gallery

Intersections and Translations

   

Canberra

 
       
    United States  

2002

  Asia Society and Museum

New Way of Tea

    New York  
       
    United States  

2004

 

Art Gallery

 
   

Penn

 
       
    Malaisia  

2004

  National Gallery

Chinese Calligraphy

       
    United States  

2004

  Museum

Working in Brooklyn

    Brooklin  
       
    United States  

2005

 

Goedhuis Contemporary

Ink
    New York  
       
    United States  

2006

 

Metropolitan  Museum

Brush and Ink :

    New York

The Chinese art of Writing

       
    Danemark  

2007

 

Louisiana Museum

 
   

Humlebæk

 
       
       

 

     

2000

 

Museum

 

 

  Hong Kong  

 

     

2002

 

Guangdong Museum

First Guangzhou Triennial

 

 

Guangzhou

 

 

     

2004

 

Shanghai Museum

Ink Painting Collection

 

  Shanghai

of Shanghai Art Museum

 

     

2004

  Art Centre

20° Anniversaire de Hanart Gallery

 

  Hong Kong  

 

     

2004

 

Museum

4th Shenzhen International

 

  Shenzhen

Ink Painting Biennale

 

     

2007

 

UCCLA

85 New Wave: the birth of Chinese

 

  Beijing

contemporary art

 

     

2008

 

Contrasts Gallery

Design redefined

    Shanghai  


 

 

 

©  Gu Wenda

 
 
 
 

   

Gu Wenda

www.wendagu.com

Michael Goedhuis Gallery  London, New York 

www.goedhuiscontemporary.com

hanart TZ Gallery  Hong Kong

www.hanart.com

 

 
 
 

 
 



Books, catalogues, articles on Gu Wenda and his work could be alone  
the object of a
 publication. - selection. 

       
       

©  Gu Wenda

 

Refound Oedipus Complex: Wenda Gu

Enrico Gariboldi

 

texts  Enrico Gariboldi  Monique Sartor

Arte Contemporanea

  Robert C. Morgan  Fan Jingzhong  

1992

  in italian, in english  
     
     
     
     
     
     
       
       
       

©  Gu Wenda

 

American Division : post-cmoellotniinaglpiostm

Space New York
  text   Danielle Chang 1995
 

catalogue for the exhibition American Division

 
  in english  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
       
       
       

©  Gu Wenda

 

谷文達: 神話. 遺失的王朝

hanart TZ Gallery

 

Wenda Gu :

1997
 

The Mythos of Lost Dynasties 1984-1997

 
  catalogue of the exhibition at Hanart Taipei Gallery  
  and Hanart TZ gallery Hong Kong  
  text  Johnson Tsongzung Chang    
  in chinese, in english  
     
     
       
       
       
       
   

Gu Wenda

Alisan Fine Arts

   

introduction  Alice King

2000
   

essay  Fung Ming Chip

 
   

in english, in chinese

 
   

28 p

 
       
       
       
       

©  Gu Wenda

 

 

Ink Alchemy  :

Lingnan Art

 

The experimental ink of  Gu Wenda

Publishing

 

in chinese

 
  605 p  
 

isbn  7536244142

 
 

isbn  9787536244146

 
     
     
     
       
       
       

©  Gu Wenda

 

 

谷文达

Mark H.C Bessire

 

Wenda Gu

2003
 

Art from middle kingdom to biological

 
 

millennium

 
  texts  Mark H.C.Bessire  Qavid Cateforis    
  Gao Minglu  Gan Xu   Jennifer Way  
  in english  
 

30 cm x 24 cm

 
 

224 p

 
 

isbn 0 262 02552 3

 
       
       
       
       

©  Gu Wenda

 

 

天堂紅燈

 
 

Heavenly lantern: Wenda Gu Works :

2005
 

Jinmao Tower Shanghai

 
  in chinese, in english  
  42 p  
     
     
     
     
       
       
 
 
 
 

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