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Geboren in Zhejiang Provinz, China, 1980 | born 1980 in Zhejiang Province, China
Lebt und arbeitet in Peking, China | lives and works in Beijing, China


Einzelausstellungen | Solo exhibitions

2017
New Buildings, Lianzhou Foto, Lianzhou
Physical Theatre, ShanghART, Shanghai
The Club, Centre for Contemporary Photography (CCP), Melbourne

2016
Noon Club, curated by Francesco Bonami, JNBY Foundation, Hangzhou, China

2015
Night Paris, Ota Fine Arts, Tokyo
Chaotic Sentences, Stieglitz19, Antwerp
Noon Insomnia, Ota Fine Arts, Singapore
In The Waves, chi K11 Art Museum, Shanghai
Yesterday Shop, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich

2014
Chen Wei: the Stars in the Night Sky are Innumerable, Australia China Art Foundation, Sydney
Slumber Song, Ben Brown Fine Arts, London
Gallery EXIT, Hong Kong

2013
CHEN WEI, Leo Xu Projects, Art Basel, Hong Kong

2012
More, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai
Rain in Some Areas, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich

2011
Tight Rope, Creative City Center, Yokohama
The Vase Fell To The Floor And Broke Into Fragment, SH Contemporary 11, Shanghai
The Augur's Game, Galleria Glance, Turin

2010
House of Recovery, Platform China, LISTE 15, Basel
Chen Wei: photography 2006-2009, Full Art, Sevilla

2009
Chen Wei Photography. Works from 2007-2009, m97 Gallery, Shanghai
Everyday scenery and props, Gallery EXIT, Hong Kong
Partial Melancholy, Laboratory Art Beijing, Beijing

2008
The Fabulist´s Path, Platform China Contemporary Art Institute, Beijing


Gruppenausstellungen (Auswahl) | Group Exhibitions (Selection)

2017
Simultaneous Eidos: Guangzhou Image Triennial, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou
LIGHT UP Therapy Resort, The Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai
Shanghai Galaxy, Yuz Museum, Shanghai
40 Years of Chinese Contemporary Photography (1976-2017), Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing
A New Ballardian Vision, Metro Pictures, New York
PARADOXA: ART FROM PRESENT CHINA, Casa Cavazzini, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Udine
One World Expo 2.1,VIDEOTAGE,Hong Kong
The Genius of the Crowd, Jendela Visual Arts Space, Singapore

2016
China: Grain to Pixel, Monash Gallery of Art, Melbourne, Australia
MIC/MAC, A2Z Gallery, Paris
Another Landscape, Yang Museum, Beijing
Turning Point: Contemporary Art in China Since 2000, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
Chinese Whispers: RecentArt from the Sigg & M+ Sigg Collections, Kunstmuseum Bern
We Chat: A Dialogue in Contemporary Chinese Art, Asia Society Texas Center, Houston
We, chi K11 Art Museum, Shanghai

2015
28 Chinese, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio
The Work in Progress: Photography from China, Museum Folkwang, Essen
Grain to Pixel: A Story of Photography in China, Shanghai Center of Photography, Shanghai
28°00′N 120°42′E, How Art Museum, Wenzhou
The System of Objects, Shanghai Mingsheng Art Museum, Shanghai

2014
Performance and Imagination: Chinese Photography 1911-2014, Stravanger Art Museum, Stravanger
Silence: the 1990s, Balice Hertling Gallery, Paris
My Generation: Young Chinese Artists, Tampa Museum of Fine Art, Tampa, Florida and Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg
2013
Degeneration, OCT Contemporary Art, Shanghai
28 CHINESE, Rubell Family Collection/Contemporary Arts Foundation, Miami
Reading, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai
Revel - Celebrating MoCA's 8 Years In Shanghai, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai
China Pingyao International Photography Festival 2013, Pingyao
Shanghai Surprise: Contemporary Art In Shanghai Since 2000, Chi K11 Art Space, Shanghai
Rising Dragon: Contemporary Chinese Photography, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose
ON | OFF: China’s Young Artists in Concept and Practice, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA), Beijing

2012
Daily of Concept: A Practice of Life, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
Get It Louder: Future, Sanlitun Village, Beijing
CAFAM Future, CAFA ART Museum, Beijing
Things Beyond Our Control, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami

2011
The Other Wave: Contemporary Chinese Photography, Ben Brown Fine Arts, London
Smile, Hemuse Space, Beijing
In The Heat of The Sun, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Sweet Dream(Are Made of This), Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai
One Man Theater, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen
Hypnosis, Other Gallery, Beijing
Habibi, Triple Exhibition, Yangtze River Space, Wuhan
Catch The Moon In The Water, James Cohan Gallery, New York
Red, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
In a Perfect World,meulensteen,New York
Parts and Whole, Hiromi Yoshii, Tokyo

2010
Alex: A Tribute to Alexander McQueen, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai
Reflection of Minds - Moca Shanghai Envisage, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai
TORA!TORA!TORA!:Photography Exhibition, Beijing Caochangdi Photo Spring, Beijing
Jungle – A Close-Up Focus on Chinese Contemporary Art Trends, Platform China Contemporary Art Institute, Beijing
Soldier Crab I: An Exhibition of The First Annual Caochangdi Photo spring, Li-Space, Beijing

2009
Seoul International Photography Festival 2009, Seoul
Santa's Workshop Shanghai, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai
e-flux “PAWNSHOP”, The Shop, Beijing
YiPai - Century Thinking: A Contemporary Art Exhibition, Today Art Museum, Beijing
Blackboard-Group Exhibition, ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai
The 3th Guangzhou Photo Biennial, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou,
China Now-The Edge of Desire, Lillian Heidenberg Fine Art, Max Lang Gallery, New York
New Work from China-Painting, Photography & Video, Fortune Cookie Projects Singapore, HT Contemporary Space, Singapore

2008
Exquisite Corpse: China Surreal, m97 Gallery, Shanghai
Mediations Biennale 2008, Poznan, Poland
Deep Pond and Float Chamber, Nanjing Qinghe Current Art Center, Nanjing
China Pingyao International Photography Festival 2008, Pingyao
Night On Earth - Spatial Constructions and Time based Collisions, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai

2007
Amateur World: A Contemporary Art Exhibition, Platform China Contemporary Art Institute, Beijing
Refresh: Emerging Chinese Artists, Arario Gallery, Beijing
Refresh: Emerging Chinese Artists, Zendai Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
Unpredictable: New Photography from China, Morono Kiang Gallery, Los Angeles
Against the Wall: Contemporary Chinese Artists, Corkin Gallery, Toronto
On View: Selections from China, Fortune Cookie Projects, Paul Morris Gallery, New York
Shouting truth: A Contemporary Art Exhibition, Platform China Contemporary Art Institute, Beijing

2006
The 4th Seoul International Media Art Biennale, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Poetic Reality: A Reinterpretation of Jiangnan, RCM Art Museum, Nanjing
Restless: Photography and New Media, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai

2005
GIFTS: Contemporary Art Exhibition, H.N.U.Art Museum, Hangzhou
Four Seasons: Sound Performance, BizArt Art Center, Shanghai / Cubic Art Center, Beijing

2003
Bai Ta Ling Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Bai Ta Ling, Hangzhou

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Chen Wei

Send Forth Many Cullets, 2011
Archival InkJet Print
100 x 75 cm
Edition 2/3 + 1 AP

Chen Wei

Rain In Some Areas, 2010
Archival InkJet Print
120 x 100 cm
Edition 3/6 + 1 AP

Chen Wei

Mossy Room, 2011
Archival InkJet Print
150 x 180 cm
Edition 3/6 + 1 AP

Chen Wei

Don't Forget To Fasten The Collar Buttons, 2010
Archival InkJet Print
75 x 100 cm
Edition 2/3 + 1 AP

Chen Wei

Continuous Performance, 2010
Archival InkJet Print
150 x 180 cm
Edition 3/6 + 1 AP

Chen Wei

Coins in Fountain Basin, 2011
Archival InkJet Print
150 x 180 cm
Edition 6/6 + 1 AP

Chen Wei

Some Dust, 2009
Archival InkJet Print
100 x 100 cm
Edition 3/6 + 1 AP

Chen Wei

Dance Hall (Blueness), 2013
Archival Inkjet Print
150 x 187.5 cm
Edition 3/6 + 1 AP

Chen Wei

Future and Modern, 2014
Archival Inkjet Print
100 x 125 cm
Edition 4/5 +1 AP

Chen Wei

Falling Light, 2015
Archival Inkjet Print
150 x 187.5 cm
Edition 2/6
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