Gu Zhenqing

Art Curator

Gu Zhenqing graduated from the History Department of Fudan University, Shanghai, China. His experience includes curation for numerous museums in China and also as the chief editor for art magazine.

1964  Born in Shanghai, China

1987  Graduated from the History Department of Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

2003  Worked as the chief-curator of Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art; the director of 2004 Chinese Contemporary Art Awards.

2005  Worked as the chiefcurator and deputy director of Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art; Taught as the assistant professor of the Fine Art Department of Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan.

2006  Worked as the chief-curator and executive director of Zhu Qizhan Art Museum, Shanghai.

2007  Worked as the chief-curator of Zhu Qizhan Art Museum, chief-editor of art magazine Visual Production; member of Final Jury of 5th Taishin Arts Awards.

2008  Worked as chief–editor of art magazine Visual Production; member of Final Jury of 2008 Chinese Contemporary Art Awards, guest professor of Tianjin Academy of Fine Arts, Tianjin.

2009  Worked as artistic director of White Box Museum of Art, Beijing and guest professor of Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an.

2011  Worked as artistic director of Li-space Culture & Art Center, Beijing, China.

Currently lives and works in Beijing as a curator.

 

Curatorial Experience:

2013  2013 Reunion Biennale, Magasin D2, Les Quais, Le Port, Reunion.

2013  “Timeline” Contemporary Art, Youmingtang Art Center, Nanning, Guangxi, China.

2012  “Open Sky” Contemporary Art, ChangJianghui Contemporary Art Museum, Chongqing, China

2012  “What Ever You Want” New Meida Show, Kara Kitchen, Beijing, China

2012  “Heartbeat Shanghai”- Faw-vw Audi art exhibition, Three on the bund, Shanghai, China

2011  2011 Reunion Biennale, 80 Warehouse Navy Pier, Le Port, Reunion.

2010  Live Fossil: Weng Fen Solo Show, Musee Leon-Dierx, Saint Denis, Reunion.

2010  Two Lines, BWA Museum, Zielona Gora, Poland.

2010  Likeness of the Otherness, Galeira Arsenal, Bialystok, Poland.

2009  From 5.8m, Beijing Li-Space Culture & Art Center, Beijing, China.

2009  Home Court, White Box Museum of Art, Beijing, China.

2009  Rave Forum, Beijing Li-Space Culture & Art Center, Beijing, China.

2009  To Each His Own, Taipei Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan

2008  1st Mediation International Art Biennale, Poznan, Poland.

2008  We Shall Overcome, Beijing Li-Space Culture & Art Center, Beijing, China.

2008  First Exhibition, Beijing Li-Space, Culture & Art Center, Beijing, China.

2007  A Chinese Dream: From the Sigg Collection, ARTSingapore, Exhibition Hall 404, Suntec City, Singapore.

2007  Blind Date 2: Sino-German Contemporary Art, Zhu Qizhan Art Museum, Shanghai, China

2006  Double Kick Cracker, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, China.

2006  Humanistic Shan-shui: an exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture Art, Jiangbei Park, Huizhou, China

2006  Fantasy and Future, Metropolitan Museum, Manila, Philippe.

2006  China Pavilion: Independent Biennial of 2006 Liverpool Biennial, Independent Quarter, Liverpool, U. K.

2006  China Coup by Red Mansion Art Foundation, Hospital Club, London, U. K..

2005  Focus on China – Tolerance & Identity, Gallery of Vrije Academie, Den Haag, Holland.

2005  City_net Asia 2005, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.

2005  To Each His Own, Zero Field Experimental Art Center, Beijing, China.

2005  Two Asias, Two Europes, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China.

2005  Blind Date, Salzsiedehaus, Park der Saline Gottesgabe, Kloster Bentlage, Rheine;

Galerie Münsterland, Emsdetten; DA, Kunsthaus Kloster Gravenhorst, Hörstel; Germany.

2005  Back to the Future II: Shanghai Arts, Kunsthalle Faust, Hannover, Germnay .

2005  Back to the Future I: Shanghai Arts, Inner Spaces, Poznan, Poland.

2005  Express: Hexa Project in Shanghai, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China.

2005  Four Ounces Deflects A Thousand Pounds, Arts Center of Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan.

2005  “Shanghai Cool: Creative Reproduction” international art exhibition, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China.

2005  Living in Interesting Times: A Decade of New Chinese Photography, The Israel Museum of Photography, Tel Hai, Israel.

2004  “Fantasy and Materialism” Exhibition of Taiwan Avant-garde Documenta II, Silian Building,