Yang Yongliang

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'Floating Bus', 150 x 71 cm, Epson Ultrgiclee print on Epson fine art paper, 7/7

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Born Shanghai, China. Lives and works in Shanghai, China.

2006 – 2008
Began working as a tutor at Shanghai Institute of Visual Art

2005
Started experiment and creation of contemporary art, such as modern ink painting, photography and video art etc.

2004
Set up his own studio with friends, took role of Art Director in the studio

1999
China Fine Art Academy Institute, Visual Communication Department in Shanghai Branch

1985
Shanghai Arts & Crafts Vocational College, Visual Communication Department

2013
Ink Art: Past as Present in Contemporary China,
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, USA
Seven sunsets, waiting dawns, all in one. How to kill a wondrous time… not waiting a thousand hours, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China
DE LEUR TEMPS, ADIAF(Association for the International Diffusion of French Art) Art Center, The Banana Hangar Nantes, Nantes, France
Occupy Utopia, Holbæk, Denmark
How far away is the horizon?, Copenhagen, Denmark
5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art: Space-time / Main Project, Moscow, Russia
123b4, Exhibition with works-donations from the Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art
Contemporary Art Center of Thessaloniki-SMCA, Warehouse B1,port, Thessaloniki, Greece
New Ink, An exhibition of ink art by post 1970 artists from the Yiqingzhai collection Sotheby’s Hong Kong Gallery, Hong Kong
European Media Art Festival 2013 – Artbox, Stadtbibliothek Osnabrueck, Germany
Et la Chine s’est éveillée…/China has awakened,Chapelle de la Visitation, The Contemporary Art Space of Thonon-les-bains, France
Stad in Beeld, Beeld van een Stad, (City in Picture, Picture of a City), Stedelijk Museum Zwolle, Zwolle, The Netherlands
Venti d’oriente, Al blu d prussia Gallery, Naples,Italy
Moonlit Metropolis, solo show, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong
2013 Changwon Asian Art Festival, Sungsan Art Hall, Changwon, Korea
Dreamers, Alexand Felix | Alessandro Lupi | Yang Yongliang, Palazzo Tagliaferro contemporary culture center, Milano, Italy
Landmark: the Fields of Photography,Somerset House, London, UK
Silent Valley, solo show, Yang Yongliang, MC2 Gallery, Milano, Italy
The moonlight, solo show, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Paris, France

2012
A Sprinkle of Salt, Exhibition of Shi Zhiying/ Yang Yongliang, MOT ARTS, Taiwan, Taibei
The Printed Image in China,8th -21th Century, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, USA
The Peach Colony,solo show, LIMN Art Gallery, San Francisco, USA
Conceptual Renewal – Short History of Chinese Contemporary Photographical Art, Si Shang Art Museum, Beijing, China
Latitude/ Attitude, Schoeni art gallery 20 Anniversary, Beijing, Hong Kong
The Moonlight, solo show, MD gallery, Shanghai, China
The creators project: Beijing 2012, UCCA / Ullent Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Damaged Heritage: Jiangnan in Contemporary Photography, BOTTEGA VENETA, The Bund, Shanghai
Babel, The Museum of Fine Arts of Lille, Lille, France
Time Catcher, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

2011
Contemporary Photography in China
India-Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Ahmedebad, tour exhibition
One Hundred flowers, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

'Floating Bus', 150 x 71 cm, Epson Ultrgiclee print on Epson fine art paper, 7/7
'Snow City-Quaternity - 4', 25 x 97 cm, Epson Ultragiclee print on Epson fine art paper, 5/15
'Snow City-Quaternity - 2', 25 x 97 cm, Epson Ultragiclee print on Epson fine art paper, 7/15