Xie Nanxing

 

Born in Chongqing, China, 1970

Lives and works in Beijing and Chengdu, China

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2019

A Gift Like Kung Pao Chicken,Thomas Dane Gallery, London, England

 

2018

Spices, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

 

2015

untitled: 3 ×, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing, China

 

2013

THE SECOND WHIP WITH A BRUSH, Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne, Switzerland

 

2012

THE SECOND ROUND WITH A WHIP, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing, China

 

2010

STEPFATHER HAS AN IDEA! – Xie Nanxing, Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne, Switzerland

STEPFATHER HAS AN IDEA! – Xie Nanxing, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing, China

 

2008

‘BIG SHOW’ – Xie Nanxing, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing, China

 

2005

Xie Nanxing Paintings, Kunstverein Hamburger Bahnhof, Hamburg, Germany

Xie Nanxing, Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne, Switzerland

 

2003

Paintings 1999-2002, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England

 

2000

Xie Nanxing, Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne, Switzerland

 

1998

Xie Nanxing, Pulitzer Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

1997

Ten Drops of Tears & Ten Self-Disguised Portraits – The Association Exhibition of Art Personality in Metropolis, Studio of Xie Nanxing, Chengdu, China

 

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2019

Whispers 中国私语- Recent Art from the Sigg Collection, MAK Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, Austria

 

2017

PARADOXA, Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea - Casa Cavazzini, Udine, Italy

2016

Permanent Abstraction: Epiphanies of a Modern Form in Escaped Totalities, Red Brick Art Museum, Beijing, China

The 3rd Nanjing International Art Festival – “HISTORICODE: Scarcity & Supply”, Baijia Lake Museum, Nanjing, China

SLIPPAGES, Pearl Lam Galleries, Shanghai, China

Each to His Own: Li Wendong, Wei Xingye Collection Exhibition, OCAT Xi’an, Xi’an, China

Wet Dreams, Salt Projects, Beijing, China

New Capital Huang Yu Collection Exhibition (2007-2016), Museum of Contemporary Art Chengdu, Chengdu, China

DISSENSUS AGITATION – The Painting to Language, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

TOO LOUD A SOLITUDE – Stalkers of Chinese Contemporary Art, Hive Center For Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

 

2015

Nonfigurative, Shanghai 21st Century Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China

NOTES ON PAINTINGS, Blue Roof Museum of Chengdu, Chengdu, China

The Garden of Forking Paths —Tracks and Intersections of 15 Artists, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China

Breaking the Image - Methods in the Treatment of Imagery by Contemporary Artists from China, Si Shang Art Museum, Beijing, China

China 8, Museum Folkwang Essen, Lehmbruck Museum Duisburg, Kunstmuseum Gelsenkirchen, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl, Osthaus Museum Hagen, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, NRW Forum Düsseldorf, Germany

 

2014

New Works #1, OCT Contemporary Art Terminal (OCAT), Shenzhen, China

 

2013

Building Bridges – Zeitgenössische Kunst aus China, Wolfsberg, Ermatingen, Switzerland

 

2012

Environment Spirit, 2012 Western China International Art Biennale, Tian Ye Art Museum, Yinchuan, China

Omen – Chinese New Art, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Face, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China

 

2010

Gerhard Richter and the Disappearance of the Image in Contemporary Art, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina (CCCS), Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy

The Official Opening of Minsheng Art Museum – Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art 1979–2009, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China

 

2009

Textbook: An Exhibition of Chinese Lively Paintings, Li-Space, Beijing, China

 

2008

Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum, Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley CA

Our Future: The Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

 

2007

City-net Asia 2007, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

The Supplemental History – Contemporary Art from the Collection of GDMoA, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

Energies – Synergy, Foundation DE 11 LIJNEN, Oudenburg, Belgium

Documenta XII, Kassel, Germany

China Welcomes You... Desires, Struggles, New Identities, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria

Starting from the Southwest: Exhibition of Contemporary Art in Southwest China, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

Strategy on Paper – Works on Paper Invitational, Square Gallery of Contemporary Art, Nanjing, China

 

2005

Show Me...Catch Me...Sight Unseen. Xie Nanxing and Wang Xingwei, China Art Archives and Warehouse (CAAW), Beijing, China

Mahjong - Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg, Kunstmuseum Bern, Berne, Switzerland; travelled to: Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany; Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria;

PICTORIAL DNA Made in China, Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne, Switzerland

Cina. Prospettive d’Arte Contemporanea / China: As Seen by Contemporary Chinese Artists, Provincia di Milano, Spazio Oberdan, Milan, Italy

China-Contemporary Painting, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio, Palazzo Saraceni, Bologna, Italy

A Kind of Magic - The Art of Transforming, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland

1st Monpellier Biennial of Chinese Contemporary Art, Montpellier, France

 

2004

The Monk and the Demon – Contemporary Chinese Art, Musée d’art Contemporain, Lyon, France All Under Heaven, Museum of Contemporary Art of Antwerp (MuHKA), Antwerp, Belgium

Le Printemps de Chine, CRAC ALSAC, Altkirch, France

 

2003

New Zone - Chinese Art, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland

Open Sky, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China

Living Conditions, Guandong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

 

2002

Painting on the Move, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

1st Guangzhou Triennale, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

Mirage, Suzhou Art Museum, Suzhou, China

Chinese Contemporary Art, Museu de Arte Brasileira, São Paulo, Brazil

 

2001

TAKE PART II, Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne, Switzerland

Abbild – Recent Portraiture and Depiction, Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Austria 1st Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu Modern Art Museum, Chengdu, China

TAKE PART I, Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne, Switzerland

 

2000

Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

The Door of Century. China Contemporary Art 1979 – 1999, Chengdu Mordern Art Museum, Chengdu, China

Our Chinese Friends, ACC Galerie and Galerie der Bauhaus-Universität (in collaboration with Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne), Weimar, Germany

 

1999

d’APERTutto, La Biennale di Venezia, 48. Esposizione Internationale d’Arte, Venice, Italy

Innovations, China Art Archives & Warehouse (CAAW), Beijing, China

Time to Revive, Upriver Gallery, Chengdu, China