Yang Shaobin

Works

Biography

1963   

Born in Tangshan, Hebei Province, China

1983   

Graduated from the Polytechnic University, Hebei, China

1991   

Moved to the artist village Yuanmingyuan, Beijing, China

1995   

Relocated to Tongxian, in the suburbs of Beijing, China

2000   

Prize for Contemporary Chinese Art (CCAA)

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013   

Yang Shaobin, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES, Berlin, Germany

Blue Room, ARKEN Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark

2010   

Blue Room, UCCA Centre for Contemporary Arts, Beijing, China

2009   

First Steps-Last Words, Museu de Arts de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Silence, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN & BEIJING, Berlin, Germany

2008   

X-Blind Spot -Yang Shaobin solo exhibition, Long March space, Beijing, China

2007   

Dramas of Violence, Indonesian National Gallry, Jakarta, Indonesia

IMMACULATA CONCEPTIO,ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN&                           BEIJING, Berlin, Germany

2006   

Voca me cum Benedictis,ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN&BEIJING, St. Matthaeus Church, Berlin, Germany

800 Meters, Long March Independent Project Space, Beijing, China

2005   

Vibrations, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN&BEIJING, Berlin, Germany

2004   

Beijing Art Now Gallery, Beijing, China

2003   

ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN&BEIJING (former Prüss & Ochs) Berlin, Germany

2001   

Loft Gallery, Paris, France

Chinese Contemporary Gallery, London, UK

2000   

ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN&BEIJING (former Asian Fine Arts), Berlin, Germany

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016  

Fragments of narrative, T. W. Stanford Art Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2015  

5th "Art Changsha" Parallel Exhibition "Fragments of narrative", Changsha museum, Changsha, China

PANTHEON-------From Yuanmingyuan to Songzhuang, Songzhuang Contemorary Art Archive, Beijing,China

The Civil PowerBeijing Minsheng Art Museum,Beijing,China

CHINA 8 - Zeitgenssische Kunst aus China an Rhein und Ruhr, Duisburg, Germany

2014  

Focus Beijing-----The De Heus-Zomer Collection, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam

1199 People, Long Museum West Bund, Shanghai, China

Re-View-------Opening Exhibition of Long Museum West Bund,Shanghai,China

2013  

Sharjah Biennale 11Sharjah, The United Arab Emirates

We, Songzhuang Museum, Beijing, China

2012  

Chinese Expressionism ,Shang hai art museum,Shang hai ,China

Chinese Expressionism ,Haw art museum,Wenzhou,China

Magnanimity-Collection of Atypical Works by 21 Chinese Artists,White Box Museum of Art, Bei Jing, China

RE-CODING---Reconstruction of Rhetorio and Narration, World Art Museum Cemtiru Hall, Bei Jing, China

Examples to Follow!---expeditions in aesthetics and sustainability, Iberia Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

Face, MinSheng Museum of modern art, Shang Hai, China

2011  

I Believe that --- Chinese contemporary art in songzhuang, HERIBERT C.OTTERSBACH,YANG SHAOBIN,RADEK SZLAGA, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN&BEIJING, Berlin, Germany

New Dream 2011·contemporary art new works, Guangzhou press center, Guangzhou, China

Coal + Ice, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing, China

2010  

Reshaping History:China Art 2000-2009, National Convention Center, Today Art Museum, Arario Gallery,Beijing, China

Chinese contemporary art three years history MinSheng Museum of modern art, Shang Hai, China

Franz Gertsch museum, Burgdorf, Switzerland

The Real Thing: Chinese contemporary art, Tate Gallery, Liverpool, England

Contemporary Chinese society "art" exhibition, Russia's column can just Cardiff national gallery, Moscow, Russia

2009  

6th Asia-Pacific Triennale, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia

Real Emergency, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, University New South Wales, Sydney,Australia

To the Elements!-Aesthetic Phenomena of Climate Change ,OCA(Pavilhao Lucas Nogueira Garcez), Parque do Ibirapuera, Brazil

Body shangdong contemporary art center Nanjing China

19 Games T ART Center Beijing China

THE DOMUS COLLECTION WHITE SPACE BEIJING China

2008  

China, Houston Museum of Fine Art, Houston, USA

Face to China, Akureyri Museum, Iceland

China Gold, Maillol Museum, Paris, France

The Real Thing, Valencia Museum, Spain

Ture Feelings and Handle, Hamburg Art Museum, Germany

"Crouching Paper, Hidden Dragon" F2 Gallery, Beijing, China

"Half-Life," MOMA, San Francisco USA

"7th Shanghai Biennale" Shanghai, Beijing

"Encounter"   Pace Wildenstein Gallery, Beijing

Hypallage/The post-modern mode of Chinese Contemporary Art The OCT Art and Design Gallery Shenzhen China

2007   

Zhi Shang Tan Bing, Nanjing Square Gallery of Contemporary Art, China

Art in Motion, Shanghai Contemporary Art Museum, Shanghai, China

ARROGANCE & ROMANCE, Ordos Art Museum, Ordos, China

BLACK WHITE GREY-An Active Cultural Selection, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah, Arabic

Emotion Aesthetics, dARTex, The Danish Art Exchange, Beijing, China

INFERNO IN PARADISE: 10 YEARS ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Berlin, Germany

Zurück zur Figur, Malerei der Gegenwart, Museum Franz Gertsch, Burgdorf, Switzerland

The Real Thing: Contemporary Art From China, Tate Liverpool, UK

Chinese Contemporary Sotsart, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia

2006  

Building Code Violations, Long March Space, Beijing, China

CHINA NOW - Kunst in Zeiten des Umbruchs, Sammlung Essl | Essl Collection, Klosterneuburg, Austria

Hermann Nitsch | Yang Shaobin, WHITE SPACE BEIJING, Beijing, China

Hermann Nitsch | Yang Shaobin: Retour China, ALEXANDER OCHS

CHINA AVANTGARDE, Wiedergeburt des Mystischen

Mahjong - Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Galerie der Gegenwart, Kunsthalle Hamburg, Germany; Kunstmuseum Bern (2004), Switzerland

palmbeach³, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Miami, USA

Zurück zur Figur, Malerei der Gegenwart, Kunsthalle der Hypo - Kulturstiftung, Munich, Germany

2005   

Painting-unrealism, WHITE SPACE BEIJING, BEIJING, China

ASIA: THE PLACE TO BE? ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Berlin, Germany

Prague Biennale, Czech Republic

Chinese Sculptures, Museum Beelden aan Zee, Netherlands

2004   

China: Bodies Everywhere, Musee d'Art Contemporain, Marseille, France

Forbidden Senses, Sarlat, France

Me! Self-portraits of the 20th Century, Museum of Luxembourg Bridge, Siemens Forum, Munich, Germany

Chinesi!, Potenza Museum, Potenza, Italy

The Group, Thomas Erben Gallery, New York, USA

China-Cuba, MACLA Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino San Jose, California, USA

24 Living Artists in China, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING / WHITE SPACE BEJING, Beijing, Germany

2003   

CP Open Biennale, Indonesian National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia

Der Rest der Welt, Pirmasens, Germany

Die Neue, Kunsthalle 2, Mannheim, Germany

Under Pressure, Geneva, Switzerland

2002   

De waan, Stichting Odapark, Venray, Netherlands

First Guangdong Triennale: Reinterpretation, Ten years of Experimental Chinese Art, Guangdong Museum of Fine Artists, China with the Football World Cup, Millennium Monument Museum, Beijing, China

Chinese Contemporary Art, Reykjavik, Iceland 

Long March, Upriver Loft, Kunming, China 

2001   

Abbild, Graz Museum, Graz, Austria

Art Forum Berlin, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Berlin, Germany

Dream, Red Mansion Foundation, London, UK

Hot Pot, Chinese Contemporary Art, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway

Song Zhuang, Städtische Galerie im Buntentor, Bremen, Germany

First Biennale of Chengdu, Chengdu, China

2000  

Art Cologne, ALEXANDER OCHS GALLERIES BERLIN I BEIJING, Cologne, Germany

Skin & Space, Contemporanea Arti e Culture, Milan, Italy

Futuro, Contemporary Art Center of Macao (CACOM), Macao

Basic Needs, Expo 2000, Hanover, Germany

Body/Faces/Icons, Asia Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany

Our Chinese Friends, Galerie der Bauhaus, University of Weimar Germany

Portraits of Contemporary China, Espace Culturel France Mitterrand, Périgueux, France

1999   

Passage, Dongyu Museum, Shenyang, China

Art China, Limn Gallery, San Francisco, USA

48th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland

1998   

Made in China, Nikolaus Sonne Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany

5000 + 10, Bilbao, Spain

It's me! Temple of Imperial Ancestors, Beijing, China

Eight Chinese Artists, Urs Meile Gallery, Lucerne, Switzerland

Personal Touch, Teda Contemporary Art Museum, Tianjin, China

First Collection of the Upriver Gallery, He Xiangning Museum, Shenzhen, China

1997-1998

8 + 8-1, Selected Paintings by Fifteen Contemporary Artists, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong

The History of Chinese Oil Painting: From Realism to Post-Modernism, Galerie Theorems, Brussels, Belgium

China International Contemporary Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland

China!, Künstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria

1997   

The Elevenses - The Avant Garde, Taikoo Palace, Hong Kong

1996   

China Contemporary, Osaka, Japan

China!, Kunstmuseum, Bonn, Germany: Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin Germany; Kuensterhaus, Vienna (1997), Austria

1995   

5 +5: Voices from Russia and China, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong

Chinese New-Wave Art Exhibition, Conference Center, Hong Kong

Vision of China: Contemporary Chinese Paintings by Chinese Masters, Bangkok, Thailand

The Magnificent Duo - Recent Works by Yue Minjun and Yang Shaobin, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong

The Beijing 3: A Three Man Show by Zhang Gong, Yue Minjun, Yang Shaobin, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong

1994   

8 + 8, Contemporary Russian and Chinese Exhibition, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong

Art Asia?, Convention and Exhibition Center, Hong Kong

Faces Behind the Bamboo Curtain - Works by Yue Minjun and Yang Shaobin, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong

Hong Kong International Art Fair, Conference Center, Hong Kong

1992   

Contemporary Art Exhibition, Friendship Hotel, Beijing, China

First Exhibition of Professional Artists, Akuna Gallery, Beijing, china