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Hung Liu - BIOGRAPHY

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Hung Liu

1948
Born in Changchun, China

1975
BFA in Education, Beijing Teachers College, Beijing, China

1981
Graduate Student of Mural Painting, Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, China

1986
Graduate Student in Visual Arts, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2006
Hung Liu - Solo Exhibition, Art Scene China, Shanghai

2002
Solo Exhibition, Strange Fruit: New Paintings by Hung Liu, Arizona State University Museum, Arizona and Boise Art Museum, Idaho. Traveling

2001
iSolo Exhibition, A Retrospective of Contemporary Paintings by Hung Liu, Ellen Noel Art Museum of the Permian Basin, Texas
Solo Exhibition, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, Florida
Group Exhibition, Collecting Our Thoughts: The Community Responds to Art in the Permanent Collection, San Jose Museum of Art, San Francisco

2000
Solo Exhibition, New Paintings, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, California
Where is Mao? 2000, The Art Center, Center of Academic Resources, Chulalongkom University, Bangkok, Thailand
Group Exhibition, Text and Subtext-Contemporary Art and Asian Women, Earl Lu Gallery, La Salle-Sia College of the Arts, Singapore. Traveling

2000-1999
Group Exhibition, New Work: Painting Today, Recent Acquisitions, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California

1999
Solo Exhibition, Hung Liu, New Work, Steinbaum Krauss Gallery, New York
Group Exhibition, Into the 21st Century, Selections from the Permanent Collections, San Jose Museum of Art, California, Catalogue
Group Exhibition, The View From Here, Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia
Group Exhibition, Millennium Message-Time Capsules, Heckscher Museum of Art and Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, Long Island New York
Group Exhibition, Outward Bound-American Art at the Brink of the Twenty- First Century, Meridian’s White-Meyer Galleries, Washington, D.C. Traveling

1998
Solo Exhibition, Hung Liu: A Survey, 1988-1998, The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster Ohio, Traveling
1997-1998
Group Exhibition, American Stories: Amidst Displacement & Transformation, Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo. Traveling.

1997
Solo Exhibition, Hung Liu: Unfolding Memory Picturing History, BARD, Centre for Curatorial Studies, Annandale on Hudson, New York
Group Exhibition, Traditions/Innovations: Four Northern California Arts, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California

1996
Group Exhibition, American Kaleidoscope: Themes and Perspectives in Recent Art, National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.
Group Exhibition, Gender Beyond Memory: The Works of Contemporary Women Artists, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan

1996-1995
Solo Exhibition, Parameters: Hung Liu, The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia

1995
Solo Exhibition, The Last Dynasty, Steinbaum Krauss Gallery, New York, New York

1994
Group Exhibition, Asia/America: Identities in Contemporary Asian American Art, Asia Society Galleries, New York. Traveling.

1993
Group Exhibition, In Transit, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, New York
Group Exhibition, Society for the Encouragement of Contemporary Art Award, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Francisco, California. Award received
Solo Exhibition, New Work, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, California.

1992
Solo Exhibition, Sittings, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, NewYork, New York

SELECTED PERMANENT COLLECTION

Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
Los Angeles Country Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Indiana
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums, San Francisco, California
National Museum of American Art, the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

SELECTED AWARDS

1993
Eureka Fellowship, The Fleishhacker Foundation, San Francisco, California

1991
National Endowment for the Arts, Painting Fellowship

1989
National Endowment for the Arts, Painting Fellowship