中文
Shen Chen(1955-)

1955 Born in Shanghai, Currently lives and works in Shanghai and New York City


EDUCATION

1990 (MFA) Boston University, Massachusetts

1989 (Exchange Students Award) New York Studio School of Painting and Sculpture, New York

1988 (Fellowship Award-Art in Residence) Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine

1982 (BFA) Shanghai Academy of Theater, Shanghai

1978 Shanghai Art College, Shanghai


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

2022 SHEN CHEN,Ginkgo Space, Beijing

2021 SHEN CHEN,Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Hong Kong 

2020 SHEN CHEN III:Untitled/The Works Since the 2000s, Ginkgo Space, Beijing

2019 SHEN CHEN II :Diary/Experimental  Acrylic Paintings From the 1990s, Ginkgo Space, Beijing

2018 SHEN CHEN I  :Calligraphy/Abstract Ink Paintings From the 1980s, Ginkgo Space, Beijing

2018 SHEN CHEN, Matthew Liu Fine Art, Shanghai

2018 SHEN CHEN, Gallery Gowolhun, Seoul

2018 SHEN CHEN, Cynthia Reeves ContemporaryArt Central, Hong Kong

2017 SHEN CHEN, NanHai Art, San Francisco

2017 SHEN CHEN, Ginkgo Space, Beijing

2016 SHEN CHEN, Cynthia Reeves Gallery, New Hampshire

2016 SHEN CHEN, Canvas International Art, Amsterdam

2014 SHEN CHEN, Cynthia Reeves Gallery, Massachusetts

2014 SHEN CHEN - paintings, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen

2013 Between the Lines–Paintings by Shen Chen, Canvas International Art, Amsterdam

2013 SHEN CHEN, The Solo Project, Cynthia Reeves Gallery, Art Basel, Switzerland

2012 SHEN CHEN, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen

2012 SHEN CHEN, Cynthia Reeves Contemporary Art, New England

2011 SHEN CHEN – Paintings, Elisabeth de Brabant Art Center, Shanghai

2011 SHEN CHEN-Selected Works from Sanshang Museum, Elisabeth de Brabant Art Center, Shanghai

2010 SHEN CHEN, San Shang Museum of Contemporary Art, Zhejiang

2010 Paintings by SHEN CHEN, Shanghai University Art Center, Shanghai

2009 SHEN CHEN, Cynthia Reeves Contemporary Art, New York

2008 SHEN CHEN, Today Art Museum, Beijing

2008 Void but Complete Pictures-Recent Works by SHEN CHEN, Nantong Art Museum, Jiangsu

2008 SHEN CHEN - Recent Works, SanShang Museum of Contemporary Art, Beijing

2006 SHEN CHEN – Recent Paintings, Gallery 456, New York            

1994 SHEN CHEN, Ink Paintings, Gallery White Art, Tokyo 

1991 Ink of China - Paintings by SHEN CHEN, Mentor Gallery, Virginia

1988 SHEN CHEN- Paintings, China National Museum of Art, Beijing

1987 Abstract Ink Paintings by SHEN CHEN, Beijing Gallery, Beijing       

1986 Ink Paintings by SHEN CHEN, Ancient Observatory Gallery, Beijing

1985 A Collection of Ink Paintings by SHEN CHEN, Roma Academy of Fine Art, Rome

1984 Fresh Experience - Abstract Ink Paintings by SHEN CHEN, China Journalist Society, Beijing    


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2020 And Now-The Second Decade of the White Rabbit Collection, White Rabbit Museum, Australia

2020 Abstraction 2020 (l part – Cool and Warm), YIBO Gallery, Shanghai

2019 International Contemporary Ink Art Biennale, Zhangjiagang Art Museum, Jiangshu  

2019 Cross Culture Practice: Recent works by Chinese Artists in New York, CUNY, New York

2019 In Ink – Current trends of Ink Art, NanHai Arts Center, San Francisco

2019 Contemplating the Spiritual in Contemporary Art, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London

2018 Avant-Gard Shanghai: 30 Years History of Contemporary Art 1979-2010, Mingyuan Museum, Shanghai

2018 Contemporary Art 2019 Annual Exhibition, Da Hu Art Space, Shanghai

2018 Tableau-Sway-Religion/Art between Worship, Prohibition and Destruction, Bochum Museum, Bochum 

2018 All This - NanHai Art Gallery, San Francisco 

2018 Chinese Abstract Painting Today - Part II, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen

2018 Blurred Boundaries, Art Gallery at New York School of Interior Design, New York

2018 Way of Thinking, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen

2018 Chinese Abstraction, Cynthia Reeves Gallery, New Hampshire

2018 FARBE, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen

2017 Open Books, Charles E. Shain Library, Connecticut College, Connecticut

2017 Abstract Art in Dialogue, Art Gallery New York School of Interior Design, New York

2016 Neo Moroism, Tokyo Gallery, Beijing

2016 Research exhibition on Contemporary Chinese Line-School, Epoch Art Museum, Wenzhou

2015 Paper Theatre, Pearl Lam Gallery, Shanghai

2015 Abstract Painting from Chinese, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen

2015 An Exhibition in Celebration of Shanghai Academy of Theater 70th Anniversary, Dorgan Museum,Shanghai

2014 The Supremacy of Invisible - Chinese Abstract painting. Museum Hurrle, Durbach

2014 Another Utopia – Shanghai Abstract Art, Ming Yuan Museum, Shanghai

2014 A Fragment in the Course of Time – Landscape of Chinese Ink Art in 1980s, Himalaya Museum of Art, Shanghai

2013 Asian Contemporary Art from China, Japan and Korea, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen

2013 “Choate / Chaos”, Cynthia-Reeves Gallery, New England

2012 China /Germany: Abstract Painting Today, WILO Art Foundation, Dortmund

2012 China /Germany: Abstract Painting Today, WILO Art Foundation, Beijing

2012 Chinese Abstract (Slow) Art, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen 

2012 Change, Yuan Art Museum, Beijing 

2011 Buddha’s Trace - Contemporary Art from Asia, Bochum Museum, Bochum 

2011 Chinese Abstract Painting Now, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen

2011 Chinese Abstract (Slow) Art, Singer Museum, Laren, the Netherlands 

2011 Breathing, Sylvia Wald Art Foundation, New York

2010 Assimilating Antiquity, Yuan Art Museum, Beijing

2010  The Coincidence of Opposites, Causey Contemporary, New York

2010 Here and Now, Museum of Chinese in America, New York 

2009 Contemporary Ink Painting, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai

2009 How Chinese, Gallery 456, New York

2009 The Power of Contemporary Chinese Abstraction, Macao Museum of Art, Macao

2009 Remembering how the air shimmers-Abstract art by Three Artists, 1918 Art Space, Shanghai       

2009 Return to the modern, Xi Hu Museum of Art, Zhejiang             

2008 Turn to Abstract - A Retrospective of Shanghai Experimental Art 1976-1985, Zhendai Museum of  Modern Art, Shanghai 

2008 Quiet Quest: Realism to Abstraction. One Moon Gallery, Beijing 

2008 Works by Three Artists, East Link Gallery, Shanghai

2008 Asian Contemporary Art, Sotheby’s, New York 

2008-2007 Qi Yun-An International Traveling Exhibition of Chinese Abstraction, Hexiangning Museum,

2007 OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shenzhen; Art Now Gallery, Beijing; Hanart TZ Gallery, Artist Commune, Hong Kong; China Square Gallery, New York 

2007 Asian Contemporary Art, SanShang Art Museum /China Square Gallery, New York

2007 Contemporary Asian Art, Sotheby’s, New York

2007 Echoes & Reflections, China Square Gallery, New York

2006 Queens International, Queens Museum of Art, New York

2006 International Modern Ink Painting, Asian Cultural Center, New York

2006 New Chinese Occidentalism- Chinese Contemporary Art in New York, Ethan Cohen Gallery, New York

2005 Simplicity, Crystal Art Foundation, New York

2005 The Art Ville, Two Times Thirteen Gallery, New York               

2003 Between the Lines, China 2000 Fine Art Gallery, New York

2003 Creations on Paper by Chinese Artists, China 2000 Fine Art Gallery, New York

1998 Skowhegan Alumni Exhibition, David Beitzel Gallery, New York

1995 Pacific Artists in New York, New World Arts Center, New York

1993 Paintings by Three Contemporary Chinese Artists, Avatar Gallery, Chicago

1990 Contemporary Chinese Paintings, Muse Gallery, Boston

1990 41’Salon Jeune Peinture 1990, Grand Palais, Paris

1989 Beijing - New York, Contemporary Chinese & American Art II, Nielsen Gallery, Boston 

1988 Beijing-New York, Contemporary Chinese & American Art l, Snug Harbor Cultural Center,  New York

1986 Grand Exhibition – Youth Artists, China National Museum of Art, Beijing

1986 Paintings by Eight Artists, Zhongshan Park Gallery,Beijing

1982 Annual Exhibition– Oil Paintings, Shanghai Museum of Art, Shanghai

1981 Art of Youth Artists, Youth Palace, Shanghai

1981 New Paintings, Ningbo Museum of Art, Zhejiang

1980 Water Color and Gouache Paintings, Circuit Exhibition in Six Provinces, Shanghai Museum  of Art, Nanjing art Museum, Guangzhou Museum of Art

1979 Annual Art Exhibition, Shanghai Museum of Art, Shanghai

1978 Wild Rose - An Exhibition of Experimental Art, Shanghai Academy of Theater, Shanghai

                                                                                                                        

COLLECTION

ME collection, Germany

Collection of Reydan Weiss, Germany

Akzo Nobel Art Foundation, the Netherlands

Duke Energy Corporation, USA

Johnson and Johnson Foundation, USA

Stibbe Collection, the Netherlands

Collection of Fu Ruide, the Netherlands

Shanghai University, China

San Shang Museum of Contemporary Art, China

Today Art Museum, China

Nantong Art Museum, China

J&J Art Foundation, USA

Ningbo Museum of Art, China

White Rabbit Collection, Australia

Sagacity Art Foundation, Hong Kong