CV

LIU SHIYUAN

1985
Born, Beijing, China
Lives and works in Beijing, China and Copenhagen, Denmark

Education

2010 – 2012
The School of Visual Art, MFA in Photography, Video and Related Media. New York, US
2005 – 2009
Central Academy of Fine Arts, BFA in New Media Art. Beijing, China
2001 – 2005
High School of Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

Solo Exhibitions

2015
As Simple As Clay | YUZ Museum, Shanghai, China
 
From "Happiness" To "Whatever" | Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai, China
 
Lost In Export | White Space Beijing, Beijing, China
2014
Present Future section at Artissima | Oval, Lingotto in Turin, Italy
 
My Paper Knife, Local Futures, Alter-Circuit | Asian Contemporary Arts Consortium and Et al. gallery, San Francisco, US
 
Beyond The Pale | Andersen´s Contemporary. Copenhagen, Denmark
2013
The Edge of Vision, or the Edge of the Earth | White Space Beijing gallery, Beijing, China

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
A New Ballardian Vision | Metro Pictures Gallery, New York, US. Curated by: Leo Xu
 
Visual Questions | Guangdong Museum Of Art, Guangzhou, China. Curated by: Liu Gang
 
China Youth Experimental Art Exhibition | Shandong-Taiwan Convention and Exhibition Center, Shandong, China
 
.COM.CN, curated by Klaus Biesenbach and Peter Eleey | K11 Art Foundation & MOMA PS1, Hong Kong, China
 
Please fasten your seat belt as we are experiencing some turbulence | David Kordansky Gallery and Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai, China
2016
New Order: Altermondialisme | Just Space & UCCA, Sanya, China
 
Yinchuan Biennale 2016 - For an Image, Faster Than Light, Out There | Museum of Contemporary Art Yinchuan, China.
 
SHE - International Woman Artists Exhibition | Long museum, Shanghai, China
 
The King And The Mockingbird | Copenhagen, Denmark. Curated by: Pierre Alexandre Mateos & Charles Teyssou
 
The Exhibition of Annual of Contemporary Art of China | Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing, China
 
TUTORIALS – Moving images and instructions for use from China | Pino Pascali Foundation Museum, Polignano, Italy. Curated by Mariagrazia Costantino
 
(film screening) | ArtBasel Hong Kong- Film, Hong Kong. Curated by Li Zhenhua
 
The Mud of Compound Experience | Mother´s Tankstation & Leo Xu Projects, Hong Kong.
 
Bentu-Chinese artists in a time of turbulence and transformation | Foundation Louis Vitton, Paris, France. Curated by: Suzanne Pagé, Laurence Bossé & Philip Tinari with Claire Staebler
 
Unlimited Space: The Re-imagination of Everyday Life | Star Projects, Hong Kong. Curated by Leo Li Chen, Qu Chang, Wenqi Zeng
2015
青年的尺度 | Sanya, China. Curated by Sun Dongdong
 
(film screening) | ArtBasel Miami - Film, New World Center, Miami, USA. Curated by David Gryn
 
Unordinary Space | AURORA MUSEUM, Shanghai, China
 
Here Out There | HELSINKI FESTIVAL, Helsinki, Finland
 
Moving in time | B3+BEIJING Moving image exhibition, CAFA Art museum, Beijing, China
 
CAFAM Future | CAFA Art museum, Beijing, China
 
Second Thought | Flower Gallery, New York, US
2014
A Screening with Christopher Phillips | Asia Art Archive in America, New York, US
 
Now You See | Whitebox Art Center, New York, US
2013
Difference Engine | Magician Space, Beijing, China
 
Local Futures | He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China
 
Finishing School, at Dimensions Variable, Miami, US
 
Alternatives to Ritual - case of OCAT | OCT-Contemporary Art Terminal, Shenzhen, China
2012
The 7th Shenzheng Sculpture Biennale | OCT-Contemporary Art Terminal, Shenzhen, China
 
Stillspotting | Guggenheim, New York, US
 
Capture | New York, US
 
Weekender | Cats Kill Gallery, New York, US
2011
In Love We Trust | Micheal Mut Gallery, New York, US
 
Paratissima, Italy
 
Incommunicable | Platform China, Beijing, China
2010
Break On Through To The Other Side | Berlin, Germany
2008
We Are Together | BeiJing, China
 
eARTS ( ShangHai Electric Art Festival) | ShangHai, China
2007
eARTS ( ShangHai Electric Art Festival) | ShangHai, China

Artist Talks

2017
CAFA ( Central Academy of Fine Arts ), Beijing, China
 
.COM.CN, artist talk with Klaus Biesenbach and Peter Eleey, K11 Art Foundation & MOMA PS1, Hong Kong, China
 
Change for the better? Internationalization and the Chinese Art World' , FRIEZE talk with Lu Jie and Lu Mingjun, Goethe-Institut China, Beijing, China
2014
Local Futures, Alter-Circuit, Asian Contemporary Arts Consortium and Et al. gallery, San Francisco, US
2012
Copenhagen University, Art History Department, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
Guang Zhou Academy of Fine Arts. Guang Zhou, China
 
OCT Art and Design Gallery. Shen Zhen, China

Artist Residencies

2014
Danish Art Workshops STATENS VÆRKSTEDER FOR KUNST, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012
Harold Arts Residencies, Columbus, Ohio, US
 
OCAT International Artist Residency. Shenzhen, China

Selected Awards

2017
Artist Workgrant from the Danish Arts Council, STATENS KUNSTFOND, Denmark
2014
Honorary AIR awards, Kala Art Institute, San Francisco, US
2012
Paula Rhodes memorial award. New York, US