Chen Yujun 
Born 1976 in Fujian, China. Lives and works in Shanghai.

 

EDUCATION

2007            
M.F.A., Department of Comprehensive Art, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

1999             
B.A., Department of Comprehensive Art, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020          
Chen Yujun: Each Single Self, Arario Gallery, Seoul

2019        
Chen Yujun, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing
Chen Yujun - Caravan of Wanderer, Worshiper, Lover of Leaving, Ren Space, Shanghai

2018    
Reflection From the Golden Dome - Chen Yujun Solo Exhibition, Ren Space, Shanghai

2017    
Chen Yujun: The River Never Remembers, The House Cannot Forget, Arario Gallery, Shanghai

2015    
Chen Yujun: Another Place, Bradbury Building, Los Angeles
Chen Yujun - The Second Door, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai
Chen Yujun: Flying City, Jewelvary Art & Boutique, Shanghai

2012    
Chen Yujun: Transitional Room, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing
Chen Yujun: Mulanxi River - Unsettled, Zhong Gallery, Berlin

2010    
Chen Yujun: The Empty Room, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2020        
2020 Buffering, Ren Space, Shanghai
CLEAN, SPURS Gallery, Beijing

2019        
The Exhibition of Annual of Contemporary Art of China 2018, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing
A Confrontation of Ideals - The 2nd Anren Biennale, Anren OCT Creative Culture Park, Chengdu, China
Pal(ate)ette, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai
Observation, The Barn Contemporary Art Space, Shenzhen, China

2018        
Visible or Invisible Forms - Chen Yujun, Qin Qi, and Xu Xiaoguo, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei
After Sunset, Galerie Liusa Wang, Paris
Brushwork and True Feeling, Tang Contemporary Art, Bangkok, Thailand
Mulan River - Voyage, Asia Art Center Taipei, Taipei
Shanghai Painters, N3 Contemporary Art, Beijing
Time Lapse - CHEN YUJUN and PANNAPHAN YODMANEE, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing
Silence, Tabula Rasa Gallery, Beijing

2017          
Osmosis Symbiosis - Localizational Practices of Contemporary Art in China, Art Museum of Shanghai Oil Painting & Sculpture Institute, Shanghai
15-Artist Art exhibition of Zhejiang Academy of Art, Beijing Dingyuan International Art Center, Beijing
Frontier - Re-Assessment of Post-Globalisational Politics, Shanghai OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai
The Exhibition of Annual of Contemporary Art of China 2016, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing
Mulan River - Cuò, Petah Tikva Museum of Art, Petah Tikva, Israel
All Happens After Sunset, The Museum of Contemporary Art Pavilion, Shanghai
Within Sight - Chinese New Painting at Post Financial Crisis Era, Tang Contemporary Art, Bangkok, Thailand 
Voice of ASIA - Arario Gallery West Bund Inaugural Exhibition, Arario Gallery, Shanghai

2016         
The Exhibition of Annual of Contemporary Art of China 2015, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing
White, Tang Contemporary Art, Hong Kong
The Decameron - BMCA Documenting Art, Wenyu River, Beijing
Anonymous, Ginkgo Art Center, Beijing
The Moments of Cynicism and Piety: Collection Exhibition of Frank F. Yang Art & Education Foundation II, You Space and Extra Space, Shenzhen, China
Over the Wall - Paintings Tempted by Installation, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing

2015        
An Anonymous Exhibition, SZ Art Center, Beijing

2014        
The World III in the Third World, Chulalongkorn University Art Museum, Bangkok, Thailand
Broken Stand - the New Painting to Order, Long Museum, Shanghai
The 8th Shenzhen Sculpture Biennale, Shenzhen OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shenzhen, China
Inside-Outside, Klein Sun Gallery, New York
The Being of Non-Being: A Kind of Personal Expression on Meta-Painting, Linda Gallery, Beijing    

2013        
On the Road: Nomination Exhibition of Emerging Chinese Artists, Guan Shanyue Museum, Shenzhen, China
FUCK OFF 2, The Groninger Museum, Groningen, Netherlands
MIRROR AND SHADOW, National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
ON|OFF: China’s Young Artists in Practice, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
Ignition Point - Art Lights Life Up, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
The 55th Venice Biennale, Venice
The Light, Inna No. 2 Space, Hangzhou, China
The Portrait of Space, Parkview Green Art, Beijing
Limits of Language, Nomade Gallery, Hangzhou, China

2012        
Water Stains on The Wall: The Carrier of Formation, Zhejiang Art Museum, Hangzhou, China
Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Collectors, National Agriculture Exhibition Center, Beijing
Landscape Visual Memory, Venice Museum of Science and Technology, Venice
Dawn - New Art From China, Zhong Gallery, Berlin
Merging: Distances in Light, L-Art Gallery, Chengdu, China

2011        
Ri Yong - Chang Xing, Museum of Contemporary Art Chengdu, Chengdu, China
How To Do, Henglu Art Museum, Hangzhou, China
Nostalgia and Rendezvous, Qinghe Contemporary Art Center, Nanjing, China
Mulan River Project - Chen Yujun and Chen Yufan, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing
Line Up, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing

2010        
De-Focus, Hangzhou Normal University Art Museum, Hangzhou, China
RESHAPING HISTORY - Chinart from 2000-2009, Today Art Museum, National Conference Center, Arario Gallery, Beijing
Invisible Wings, Times Art Museum, Beijing
Post Traditions - The Magnified Slice, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
Youth Upstairs - Youth Critics Nomination Exhibition, Times Art Museum, Beijing
Visual Flux - Space and Energy, Qinghe Contemporary Art Center, Nanjing, China
Jungle - A Close-Up Focus on Chinese Contemporary Art Trends, Platform China Contemporary Art Institute, Beijing
What is Narrative?, Chengdu A4 Contemporary Arts Center, Chengdu, China
Free Terminology, Chengdu A4 Contemporary Arts Center, Chengdu, China
Home-Stay, Osage Gallery, Shanghai

2009        
Reflective, Wall Art Museum, Beijing; Zhejiang West Lake Museum of Fine Arts, Hangzhou, China
Evolution? , Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
Future Manufacturing, Qinghe Contemporary Art Center, Nanjing, China
Look Deeper, Platform China Contemporary Art Institute, Beijing
Going By, SZ Art Center, Beijing
Blade - Reconstruct Leifeng Pagoda, SZ Art center, Beijing
Blackboard, ShanghART Gallery, Shanghai
From Hangzhou - Contemporary Art Exhibition by 70s, FELLINI Gallery, Berlin    

2008        
Grain Cereals - Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Art Museum of China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China
Another Way, Experimental Art Exhibition of Hangzhou, Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing, China
To Be A Qualified Successor, YIBO Gallery, Shanghai
Aquilaria, Eye Level Gallery, Shanghai 

2007        
Chongqing’s Position, Chongqing Three Gorges Museum, Chongqing, China
Academy Co-Exhibition of the China Academy of Art, C5 Art Center, Beijing
Intercalated Month - Artist Invitational Exhibition of Nominated Art Works, Yuandian Gallery, Shanghai

2006        
Forms and Colors - Zhejiang Young Oil Painters Invitational Exhibition, Zhejiang Provincial Museum, Hangzhou, China

2005        
Migrants Home - Contemporary Art Exhibition, Art Museum of China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China
Spectacle: Century and Heaven - The Second Chengdu Biennial, Museum of Contemporary Art Chengdu, Chengdu, China

2004        
Young Mind: China New Sharp Painting Award Exhibition, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China

2003        
No. 17 New Artists Exhibition, Yanhuang Art Museum, Beijing

1999        
Mixed Painting Documentary Exhibition, Art Museum of Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing

 

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

dslcollection, Paris
He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China
Long Museum, Shanghai
M+ Sigg Collection, Hong Kong
White Rabbit Collection, Sydney
Yuz Museum, Shanghai