Biography of Chen Wenling
1969 Born in Quanzhou, Fujian Province, China
Received Bachelor of Arts from the Sculpture Department of Xiamen Academy of Art and Design and Master of Fine Arts from the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
A Contemporary artist now living and working in Beijing, China
2017 “Graces of My Heart”-Chen Wenling Solo Exhibition, Whitebox Art Center in Beijing, China.
2017 “Another Realm”- Chen Wenling Solo Exhibition, Zhong Gallery in Beijing, China.
2016 “Chenwenling’s Bull”Large outdoor Exhibition Shunyi international flower garden in Beijing, China.
2014 “The Community- Chen Wenling’s New Works, Pyo Gallery in Seoul, Korea.
2012 “Exotic Landscapes – Chen Wenling's New Works”, PIN Gallery in Beijing, China.
2011 “Searching for Identity – Chen Wenling Solo Exhibition”, Contemporary by Angela Li in Hong Kong, China
2010 “The Suspense” – Sculptures By Chen Wenling, Today’s Art Museum in Beijing, China
2009 “Emergency Exit” – Sculptures By Chen Wenling, JoyArt in Beijing, China
2006 “Chen Wenling’s Sculpture Solo Exhibition”, Duolun Museum of Modern Art in Shanghai, China
2002"Red Memory"-- the First Time Sculpture Show by Chen Wenling,Pearl Bay Beach, in Macau, China
2016 Pulse Miami Beach Contemporary Art Fair in Miami, America
2016 Changwon sculpture biennale in Changwon, Korea.
2016 Walking Brics Project of Brazil in Sao Paolo, Brazil
2016 China International Gallery Exposition in Beijing, China
2016 Art Beijing Exposition in Beijing, China
2015 Rhythmic Vitality--Chinese Contemporary Art Invitation Exhibition, Anxi wen Temple, in China
2015 The Silk Road—2015 Chinese Art Communication Exhibition No.1, Academy of fine arts, Helwan University in Egypt.
2015 The Silk Road—2015 Chinese Art Communication Exhibition No.2, Museum of modern&eontemporary Carrara in Italy.
2015 “Dimension of civilization” Contemporary Art Exhibition, museum of eontemporary in Yinchuan,China.
2015 "May circumference" Contemporary Ink Exhibition Hongkong Fringe Fotogalerie in China.
2015 "Shape for the age " Contemporary Sculpture Collection Exhibition, museum of Hubei Province in China.
2015 The 10th Art Beijing in Beijing, China.
2015 “Huasheng”—China contemporary Art Exhibition City of Mons, Belgium.
2015 “China 8” – China Contemporary Art Exhibition in Ruhr, Germany
2015 Asia Contemporary Art Show, Conrad Hotel in Hong Kong, China.
2015 Art Central Contemporary by Angela Li in Hong Kong, China.
2015 “11th Sculpture by the Sea” in Cottesloe Beach, Australia
2015 “ Happy Spring Festival·Art China” Lincoln Center in New York, U.S.A
2015 Vision of Multi-dimensinal—First Exhibition of Antnest Art Museum in Fujian,China.
2015 The Art Love Life Exhibition--Today 22 Art Space Opening in Beijing, China.
2014 “Re-Sculpture”—1 Sanguandian Art 2014 in Hubei, China.
2014 Fujianese Contemporary Art Exhibition in Kuala Lumpur, Alaysia.
2014 Art Taipei 2014 in Taipei, China.
2014 The 10th China International Gallery Exposition in Beijing, China.
2014 As Above So Below: Exhibition of Contemporary Ink Art ,The Fringe Club in Hong Kong, China.
2014 Amusement Park—798 Public Art Invitation Exhibition in Beijing, China.
2014 “West says East says-- Chinese Contemporary Art Reasearch Exhibition” in Wuhan, China.
2014 Situation 2014-- Contemporary Art Invitation Exhibition China Czech Contemporary Art Museum in China.
2014 Nanjing International Art Festival in Nanjing, China.
2014 Korea International Art Fair in Seoul, Korea.
2014 Maritime Quanzhou, Dynamic City in Paris, France.
2014 Biennale Italia Cina-2nd Eidion in Beijing, China.
2014 “ ART Beijing” in Beijing, China
2014 The First China Czech Contemporary Art Exhibition China Czech Contemporary Art Museum in Beijing, China
2014 Quanzhou Contemporary Art Exhibition in Quanzhou China
2013 “55th Venice Biennale” in Venice, Italy.
2013 Inter-vision A Contemporary Exhibition Across the Strait in Taiwan China.
2013 “Sculpture by the Sea” in Aarhus, Denmark
2013 A New Atmosphere of Chinese Contemporary Art, The Czech Republic Castle Museum Czech Republic
2013 “Sculpture by the Sea”, in Bondi Australia.
2013 “55th Venice Biennale in parallel --- Voice of the Unseen” in Venice, Italy.
2013 Of Human Conditions-Group Exhibition in Hong Kong, China.
2013 Ideology and Manifestation Today’s Art Museum in China.
2013 The 3th Art Stage Singapore 2014 in Sands Expo and Convention Center, Singapore
2013 Chinese Contemporary Public Sculpture Exhibition Beijing in Parkview Green, China
2013 The 2th Datong International Sculpture Biennial in Datong, China
2013 Art Sanya Chinese Contemporary Art in Sanya, China.
2012 "Re-history Chinese Contemporary Art Invitational Exhibition", itinerant exhibition in four cities: Shenzhen, Guangzhou Province; Shijiazhuang, Hebei Province, Beijing and Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
2012 "Looking Awry Exhibition", Iberia Center for Contemporary Art in Beijing,China
2012 "Chinese Contemporary Public Art Exhibition", in Kassel, German
2012 "Environment – Spirit Western China International Art Biennale", Yinchuan Cultural Art Center in Yinchuan, Ningxia Province China
2011 "7th Sculpture by the Sea" in Perth, Australia
2011 "Self Camera —— Exterior of the Modern"- Changwon Asia Art Festival, Sungsan Art Hall, Changwon South Korea
2010 "Living in Evolution", Busan Biennale, Busan Cultural Center, in Busan, South Korea.
2010 "The TAO of Now", The White Rabbit Gallery, in Sydney,Australia.
2009 "A Conversation with Chicago", Contemporary Sculpture from China, Millennium Park,Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
2008 "Third International Biennial of Contemporary Art", Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Seville, Spain.
2008 "Busan Biennale - Expenditure", Busan Museum of Modern Art, in Busan, South Korea.
2007 "Red Hot" - Asian Art Today, The Museum of Fine Art, Houston, in Texas U.S.A.
2006 "Hyper Design", Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai Art Museum, in Shanghai, China.
1 In 2015, he received honorary title "2015 China-Australia Art Ambassador";
2 In 2012,he was awarded the seventh" AAC"Art China annual impact ten sculptor;
3 In 2011, he was awarded the Most Popular Award in the International Sculpture Exhibition at Aarhus City of Denmark;
4 In 2011, he won the Public Art Prize in the 7th of the Sculpture by the Sea at Perth, Australia;
5 In 2010, he was awarded the “Bao Xi Niao” Art Prize by Alternative Space;
6 In 2010, he was selected by “Art Value” magazine into the 2010 Art Power 100 of China;
7 In 2008 “Contemporary Art” Magazine, he won the Youth May 4th Outstanding Contribution in Art Award;
8 In 2004, he won Excellence Award in National Fine Arts Exhition;
9 In 2003 Bejing Biennale, China Sculpture Special Exhibition, his Red Memory was awarded the Most Popular Work Award
China Art Museum Beijing Today Art Museum
National Gallery of Korea Seoul Museum of Art
Doosan Art Center, Seoul Houston Museum of Fine Arts
Denver Art Museum Arox Art Museum
The White Rabbit Gallery Melbourne Museum
Guangdong Museum Fujian Normal University
Nanjing University Fujian Museum
Hubei Museum of Art State Museum of Fine Arts,Western Australia
Jimei University Huizhou Sculpture Park
China Contemporary Art Museum in Datong China Charity Museum
Yinchuan Contemporary Art Museum Huayu Resort & Spa Yalong Bay Sanya
Taichung Sculpture Park Wuhan United Art Museum
Parkview Green’s Art Center Sichuan Fine Arts Institute
South Lake Park of Xiamen Xi’an Yitian Square
Beavallon Hotel of France