Art Scene China - Contemporary Chinese Art

CHEN XINMAO - BIOGRAPHY

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CHEN XINMAO

1954
Born in Shanghai

1982
Graduated from Art Department, Shanghai Conservatory of Drama

1987
Master’s Degree of Art, Nanjing Academy of Fine Arts, Nanjing, China

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2006
Chen Xinmao - Solo Exhibition, Art Scene Warehouse, Shanghai
Exhibition of Chinese Painting Documentaries, South Vision Art Museum, Nanjing, Jiangsu
Revival: New Ink Art Shanghai 2006, Zhu Qizhan Art Museum, Doland Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
Group Exhibition, Art Scene China, Shanghai
Expression of Contemporary Chinese Ink paintings, Hui Tai Art Center, Tianjin
Contemporary Ink - Shanghai Ink Painting Grand Exhibition, Mingyuan Art Center, Shanghai
Exhibition of Modern Art Painting, Shanghai, Hangzhou
Shanghai Abstract Artworks, Mingyuan Art Center, Shanghai

2005
Art Scene in China - Group Exhibition, Reed Savage Gallery, Miami, USA
Magic Lanterns, Galway Gallery, Ireland
Shanghai and Hong Kong Art Communication Exhibition, Association of Cultural Communication, Shanghai
Modern Ink Painting Association, Hong Kong
In the Name of 1985 - Modern Art Exhibition, Doland Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai
Modern Chinese and Japanese Ink Painting Exhibition, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai
Hiroshima Art Museum, Hiroshima, Japan
Contemporary Ink Painting Exhibition, Walsh Gallery, Chicago, USA

2004
Cohesion - Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Art Scene Warehouse, Shanghai
Shanghai Abstract Art, Mingyuan Art Center, Shanghai
Art Cologne, Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany
Reflection: China - Japan - Korea Modern Art Exhibition, Doland Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai

2003
Chen Xinmao - Solo Exhibition, Art Scene Warehouse, Shanghai
The Art Scene in China, Art Scene Warehouse, Shanghai
Current Directions in Chinese Abstraction, Art Scene China, Shanghai
Art Chicago 2003, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois
Art Language and Cultural Replacement, Taikang Art Museum, Shanghai

2002
Guangzhou International Art Triennial, Guangdong Art Museum, Guangdong Province
Shanghai Abstract Art Exhibition, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai
Metaphysical Abstract Art Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
Ink Art Group Exhibition, Chambers Fine Arts, New York, USA
Art Chicago 2002, Navy Pier, Chicago, USA

2001
Shanghai Abstract Art Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
Beyond Image / Under Image - Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
California International Art Bienalle, Los Angeles, California, USA
Mixed Media Group Exhibition, Shanghai
20 Years of Experimentation - Contemporary Chinese Ink Painting Retrospection Exhibition, Guangdong Art Museum, Guangdong Province
A Collection of Contemporary Chinese Artists, Shanghai Jing Wen Art Center
International Ink II, Walsh Gallery, Chicago, USA
Chasing the Dragon's Tail, Walsh Gallery, Chicago, USA

2000
New Chinese Painting Grand Exhibition, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai
New Campus Celebration Exhibition, Art College of Shanghai University, Shanghai
Chinese Contemporary Artists, Zhu Qi Zhan Art Museum, Shanghai
The 4th National Ink Painting Exhibition, International Art Palace, Beijing
FIAC Art Exposition, Paris, France
The Second International Ink Paintings Biennale, Guan Shan Yue Art Museum, Shenzhen
Shanghai 2000, Walsh Gallery, Chicago, USA
Neo - Ink Paintings in China

1999
A Point Contact - Chinese & Japanese Contemporary Artists, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai
Art Exhibition for the City of Shanghai’s 50th Anniversary, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
Contemporary Shanghai Abstraction, Shanghai College of Art, Shanghai
The Abstraction of the City, Art Exhibition by Invitation, Shanghai College of Art
Düsseldorf Fine Art Exhibition, Germany, Düsseldorf, Germany

1998
The First International Ink Painting Biennial, Shenzhen Art Museum, Shenzhen
Shanghai Art Biennale 1998, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
The 20+1 Exhibition for Contemporary Chinese Art, International Communication Club, Japan

1997
Asian Arts, Chinese, Japanese and Korean Art Exhibition, Korea
The First Landscape Painting Exhibition, China Art Museum, Beijing
Chen Xinmao, Germany Center, Shanghai
One Country - Two Perspectives Reunification 1997 Interpretations, Hong Kong
The Modern Art in Shanghai, Tour Exhibitions in Russia
Chen Xinmao - Solo Exhibition, Yifu Building of East China Normal University, Shanghai
Outburst - 1st Chinese Abstract Artists’ Group Show, Shanghai University, Shanghai

1996
Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Beijing International Art Palace, Beijing
Open Language Enrollment - 9 Chinese Artist in China, Jiangsu Art Museum
20 + 1 Group Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum

1995
The Modern Art Exhibition of Shanghai Museum, Traveling Exhibition in Germany

1994
Tour Exhibitions, Halein Gallery, Vienna/Salzburg, Austria
The Eighth National Art Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum
Present Age Art Study of Document Exhibition the 3rd Part, East China Normal University, Shanghai

1993
Modern Art Exhibition of the Shanghai Museum, Yokohama/Tokyo, Japan

1992
Modern Art Exhibition of the Shanghai Museum, Russia & Poland
For a Fair World, 7 main cities in England

1991
Chen Xinmao - Solo Exhibition in the Culture Center, Oxford
Chinese Paintings Exhibition of Shanghai, Italy, Germany and France
Four Artists’ Group Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum

1990
Chen Xinmao - Solo Exhibition, Yifu Building of East China Normal University, Shanghai

1989
The 3rd Youth Art Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
Modern Chinese Art Traveling Exhibition, Exhibited at 6 Universities and Museums of USA

1988
Chen Xinmao - Solo Exhibition, Vienna, Austria
National Chinese Painting Exhibition, China Art Museum, Beijing

1987
Chen Xinmao – Solo Exhibition of a Post-Graduate Student, Nanjing Academy of Fine Arts, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province

1984
The 6th National Art Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum

1981
National Youth Art Exhibition, China Art Museum, Beijing

1974
National China Painting and Comic Exhibition, Jiangsu Provincial Art Museum, Nanjing, Jiangsu

1971
Shanghai Sketch Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai