Zhang Gong
Born 1959 in Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing. 


EDUCATION

1993  
 
M.F.A., Central Academy of Arts and Design, Beijing


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2022
Zhang Gong: Advent, WHITE SPACE, Beijing

2020        
Zhang Gong: Revelations, KWM Art Center, Beijing

2019                
Beyond Description, Beyond Boundary - Paintings of Zhang Gong, Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery, Hong Kong

2018
Mushroom Mushroom: Zhang Gong’s Work, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing

2016    
Zhang Gong: The Watcher, Klein Sun Gallery, New York

2014    
Zhang Gong: A Tale of Metropolis, Kwai Fung Hin Gallery, Hong Kong

2012    
Zhang Gong: Where We Go, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York
Zhang Gong: Castle In The Sky, Eastation Gallery, Beijing

2011    
Zhang Gong: Beijing - New York, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York

2010    
Zhan Gong: Miss Panda, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York 

2008   
Zhang Gong: The Birth of Miss Panda, Gallery Artside, Beijing

2000    
Zhang Gong, Palace Ridge Gallery, Tokyo

1996    
Zhang Gong: A Boy with an Opened Heart, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong

1994    
Zhang Gong: Ideals and Idols of Beijing, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021
The Cornerstone, Kwai Fung Salone, Hong Kong 

2018   
The Unscene, Klein Sun Gallery, New York

2017    
Forms and Effects: Ukiyo-e to Anime, Kresge Foundation Gallery, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwha, New Jersey

2012
Castle in the Sky, Eastation Gallery, Beijing

2011   
Scenes from Within: Contemporary Art from China, Blackbridge Hall Gallery, Georgia College, Milledgeville, Georgia

2008    
Hypallage - The Post-Modern Mode of Chinese Contemporary Art, Hua Art Museum, Shenzhen, China

2006    
FICTION.LOVE - Ultra New Vision in Contemporary Art, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore; Bund 18 Creative Center and Museum of Contemporary Art Shanghai, Shanghai

2001
New Works Exhibition of Yue Minjun and Zhang Gong, The CourtYard Gallery, Beijing

1998
Exhibition of Chinese Artists, Gallery Marash, Amsterdam, Netherlands

1997
8+8-1: Selected Paintings by 15 Contemporary Artists, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong [itinerary: Connaught Brown, London; Buschlen Mowatt Fine Art, Vancouver, Canada; Vierte Etage Galerie, Berlin]
China Now, Kulturprojekte, Basel, Switzerland

1996    
China!, Kunstmuseum, Bonn, Germany [itinerary: Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin; Modern Art Museum, Singapore]

1995
New Anecdotes of Social Talk, Beijing International Art Palace Gallery, Beijing 
Contemporary Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition - From Realism to Post-Modernism, Galerie Theoremes, Brussels, Belgium

1993
Oil Paintings by Painters of China, Russia and Switzerland, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong


SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY - ANIMATED SHORT FILMS

Animated short film, Ms. RED, 2009

2013
Selected in the Delta Edges: The Pearl River Delta Indie-Animation Screening Tour, Hong Kong

2010    
Selected in the 6th INDPANDA International Short Films Festival, Hong Kong
Selected in the 3rd Shadows Festival, Paris
Selected in the 29th Brussels Animation Films Festival, Brussels, Belgium
Selected in the Canadian Independent Film and Video Fund (CIFVF) in London, London

2009    
Selected in the 3rd Chongqing Independent Film and Video Festival, Chongqing, China
Opening film at the 4th Beijing Independent Film Festival, Beijing

Animated short film, Spring Mood, 2006

2008    
Selected in the Short Shorts Film Festival, Tokyo

2007    
Selected in the Official Panorama, 15th International Animation Festival of Brazil - ANIMA MUNDI, Rio de Janeiro; São Paulo, Brazil

Animated short film, Black Pig White Pig (independent production), 2005

2017
Selected in the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, Annecy, France

2008    
Selected in the Cinémathèque Québécoise, showing of Chinese animated films, Montréal, Canada
Selected in the Without Borders Film Festival, Rome
Selected in the 2nd Chongqing Independent Film and Video Festival, Chongqing, China

2007    
Selected in the 2nd Beijing Independent Film Festival, Songzhuang Art Museum, Beijing
Selected in the 8th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego, Chile

2006
Selected in the London International Animation Festival, Curzon Cinema, London
Selected in the 14th International Animation Festival of Brazil- ANIMA MUNDI 2006, Rio de Janeiro; São Paulo, Brazil
Selected in the Melbourne International Animation Festival and the Australian International Animation Festival, Melbourne, Australia
Selected in the Official Panorama 30th Annecy Festival, Annecy, France

2005    
Selected in the 11th Lyon Asian Film Festival, Lyon, France

Animated short film, Bird, 2004

2008    
Selected in the Without Borders Film Festival, Rome, Italy

2006    
Selected in the Mediterranean Environmental Award, Rome, Italy; Istanbul, Turkey

2005    
Selected in the 11th International Short Film Festival in Drama, Athens, Greece
Selected in TINDIRINDIS 2005 - International Animated Film Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania
Selected in the Short Shorts Film Festival EXPO, Tokyo
Selected in the 21st International Short Film Festival Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Selected in the 24th ANIMA - the Brussels Festival of Cartoon and Animated Films, Brussels, Belgium

2004    
Awarded for “the Best Short Film” and “the Jury Award for Best Short Film” in the 10th Asian Film Culture Festival, Lyon, France
Nominated for “the Best Chinese Animated Film”, Huabiao Film Awards, Beijing
Awarded for “the Best 2-D Animated Short Art Film” in the 3rd CTVA Academy Awards, Beijing

Animated short film, Tree, 2003

2005
Selected in TINDIRINDIS 2005 - International Animated Film Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania
Selected in the Short Shorts Film Festival EXPO, Tokyon

2004
Awarded for “the Best Short Film” in the 10th Asian Film Culture Festival, Lyon, France
Awarded for “the Excellent 2-D Animated Short Art Film” in the 3rd CTVA Academy Awards, Beijing

2003
Awarded for “the Most Popular Film” and Nominated for “the Best Produced Film” in the 3rd Animation Academy Awards, Animation School of Beijing Film Academy, Beijing


SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

M+ Museum, Hong Kong
Asia Society Contemporary Art Collection, New York
Burger Collection, Berlin
The Saatchi Collection, London