Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Yan Pei-Ming  严培明  
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Yan Pei-Ming

 
 

严培明

 
     
 

Yan Pei-Ming  严培明  -  portrait  -  chinesenewart  -  photo Danièle Sicard

 
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Biographie

 

                                                 

1960

Yan Pei-Ming  严培明 was born in Shanghai, China.

   

1976

He worked as a propaganda painter.

   

1980

He arrived in France on August 26th.

   

1981

He entered the ENSA, in Dijon.

   

1986

After graduating he began his first series of portraits : Heads of Mao.

   

1988

He joined the Institute for Advanced Studies in Fine Arts in Paris.

   

1993

He was artist in residency at the Medicis Villa, French Academy in Roma..

 

Under the title The 108 Robbers, inspired by the traditional Chinese novel, 

 

he made then 120 portraits of characters.

   

1995

He was appointed professor at the ENSA, Dijon.
   

2003

His participation in the Biennial event of Venice was very noticed..

   

2005

He abandoned teaching to devote himself entirely to painting..
   

2009

He exhibited at the Louvre, in Paris : Funeral Mona Lisa.

   
 

Major figure of Contemporary Art, recognized internationally, his works are in

 

the public collections of the Shanghai Art Museum China, the National Museum

 

of Modern Art Tokyo Japan, the Pompidou Center of Paris  France.

   

 

The Fine Arts Museum in Dijon dedicated to him, its inaugural exhibition :

2019

17.05 23.09  L'Homme qui pleure.
   
 

As part of the Bicentenary of the birth of Courbet, the Courbet Museum in Ornans  

 

presented some fifteen of his works alongside some twenty paintings by Courbet.

2019

11.06 30.09 Yan Pei-Ming face à Courbet

   
 

Extending the exhibition, the Petit Palais in Paris, presented about ten works by Courbet,

 

compared to about fifteen paintings by Yan Pei-Ming created in Courbet's studio.

2019

12.10 19.01 Yan Pei-Ming / Courbet

   
 

Currently, he lives and works in France and in China.

   
 

Danièle Sicard

   
   
   
 

Solo exhibitions  selection

   

2008

19.03 27.08 Yan Pei-Ming with Yan Pei-Ming Modern and contemporary Art Gallery

 

Bergame Italy

2009

19.06 11.10 Yan Pei-Ming Landscape of Childhood Ullens Center for Contemporary Art

 

Beijing  China

2009

12.02 28.05 Les Funérailles de Mona Lisa Louvre Museum Paris  France

2010

 08.02 19.03 Destinies Carlson London  United Kingdom

2011

26.03 14.05 Tracing the Milky Way Tang Contemporary Beijing  China

2011

04.05 24.06 Black Paintings Galerie David Zwirner New York  États-Unis

2012

15.05 19.09 Un jour parfait Chapelle de l'Oratoire Nantes  France

2012

12.10 12.01 Painting the History QMA Gallery Doha  Qatar

2013

21.10 23.12 Help !Thaddaeus Ropac Galery Paris  France

2014

Dead and Alive Art Centre Beijing China

2014

Dead and Alive Arts Centre Beijing China

2015

No Comment CAC Malaga Spain

2016

Aggressive BeautyThaddaeus Ropac Galery Salzburg  Austria

2017

Roma Villa Médicis Roma  Italy

2017

A Short history of Power and Death Massimo de Carlo London  United Kingdom

2018

Dating Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac Paris France

2019

17.05 23.09L'Homme qui pleure Museum of Fine Arts Dijon  France

2019

10.06 30.09 Yan Pei-Ming face à Courbet Gustave Courbet Museum Ornans France

2019

12.10 19.01 Yan Pei-Ming / Courbet Petit Palais Paris France

   
 

Collective exhibitions  selection

   

2008

10.03 30.04 Art Statements Gallery Hong Kong  China

2008

 03.07 08.08The Gallery David Zwirner New York  United States

2009

10.10 20.10Collision : experimental Cases of Contemporary Chinese Art Redstar Gallery

 

Beijing China

2009

08.10 22.11 Liberté, Egalité, fraternité Huarte Contemporary Art Center Huarte Navarra

 

Spain

2010

03.02 28.06 C'est la Vie ! Vanités  de Caravage à Damien Hirst Maillol Museum Paris  France

2010

23.03 12.09 Portrait de l'artiste en motocycliste Museum of Fine Arts La Chaux-de-Fonds  

 

Switzerland

2010

 01.05 31.10 Better City, Better Life EXPO 2010  French Pavilion Shanghai China

2011

11.06 11.09 Big Brothers Palais des Arts et du Festival Dinard  France

2012

10.02 22.04 Le spectacle de la nature Domaine de La Garenne Lemot Gétigné-Clisson  France

2012

01.10 02.12  Paço das Artes São Paulo Brazil

2012

Shanghai !La tentation de l'Occident  Institut Bernard Magrez Bordeaux  France

2012

 Through All Ages Long Museum Shanghai  China

2013

From Gesture to LanguageTrans-Forming Practices of Art Expresssion Rockbund Museum

 

Shanghai  China

2013

 Les aventures de la vérité - Peinture et Philosophie Fondation Maeght Saint-Paul-de-Vence

 

France

2014

14.02 Phares Pompidou Centre Metz  France

2014

17.05 25.11 La disparition des lucioles Prison Sainte-Anne Avignon  France

2014

Myth / History  Yuz Museum Shanghai  China

2015

 06.11 11.01 Shit and Die Palais Cavour Turin  Italy

2015

China 8 MKM Duisburg  Germany

2016

Coluche Hôtel de Ville Paris  France

2017

Truchement Le Consortium Dijon  France

2018

22.03 14.07 Michael Jackson on the Wall Bundeskunsthalle Bonn  Germany

   
   
   

                           Yan Pei-Ming                                                                                             http://yanpeiming.com/

 

 
 

Yan Pei-Ming  - Un jour parfait ( détail ) ADAGP Paris 2012 - Photographie Andé Morin ( carton d'invitation.)

Un jour parfait - Beinaschi et Rubens invitent Yan Pei-Ming dans la Chapelle de l'Oratoire  Nantes  
15.06 16.09 2012  
Yan Pei-Ming  - détail du panneau central du triptyque

 

Ming ne peint pas une toile, il l'affronte

Bernard Marcadé

 
 

 

 

Yan Pei-Ming  -  Installation du triptyque dans la Chapelle de l'Oratoire  -  Nantes  2012 - Photo Danièle Sicard

 
 

signatures

 
 

© Yan Pei-Ming - 童年的风景  Landscape of Childhood - 19.06 11.10 2009  UCCA  Ullens Center for Contemporary Art  Beijing - poster


Yan Pei-Ming  -  童年的风景  Landscape of Childhood
19.06 11.10 2009  UCCA  Ullens Center for Contemporary Art  Beijing
poster

 

Yan Pei-Ming  fils du dragon  portraits chinois  - 15.05 01.09 2003  musée des beaux-arts  Dijon - poster


Yan Pei-Ming  fils du dragon  portraits chinois  
15.05 01.09 2003  musée des beaux-arts  Dijon
poster

 

 
 

严培明  Yan Pei-Ming  -  3 engravings  -  FIAC 2014  -  photographie Michel Nau

严培明  Yan Pei-Ming  -  3 engravings  -  FIAC 2014  -  photographie Michel Nau     

 

Si un artiste n'a pas un mythe personnel, il n'intéresse plus personne.

Yan Pei-Ming

 

 
 

© Yan Pei-Ming


CAFA Lecture: Yan Peiming Talked about “My History of Art”

 

 

     

Publications