HE WENJUE

Born 1970 in Hunan, China. Lives and works in Beijing.

 

 

EDUCATION

 

1989-1993    BA in Modern Art, Shenzhen University

1994-1997    Post Graduate Diploma in Painting, Center Academy of Fine Arts

2003-2006    MA in Painting, Jilin Academy of Fine Arts

 

Member of Chinese Art Association

Member of Chinese Painting Association

The vice-President of Hunan Oil-Painting Association

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2017    FOREVERHe Wenjue Solo Exhibition, Field art centerBeijing, China

            DesignBeijing2017M&T ArtBeijing, China

2016    He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, CIMEN International Art centerShanghai,China

            He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, FuYan Commune, Beijing, China

            He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, Phoenix Art Palace, Beijing, China

            Power, Onehome Art Hotel, Shanghai, China

            Danoo Art Support Project: He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, Danoo, Beijing, China

2015    Power Lust Death: He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, Whitebox Art Center, Shanghai, China      

            Scenery in Map: He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, New Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China

            The Exhibition Tour of He Wenjue’s Works, Shi Jiazhuang Art Museum, Shi Jiazhuang,

                        China

2014    He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, Parkview Green Art, Beijing, China

2013    Daily Images Solo Exhibitions, Whitebox Art Center, Beijing, China

2012    Bi - Cities: Solo Exhibitions of Chinese New Painting - He Wenjue: Daily Images, Tian Ren He Yi Art Center, Hangzhou, China

2011    Robb Report Cover Exhibition, China Central Place, Beijing, China

      Movie Watching: He Wenjue’s Contemporary Painting Exhibition, Shanghai Pudong

      International Airport, Shanghai, China

      Supper in Great Times, Michael Schultz Gallery Beijing, Beijing, China

       Crossover Report: Personal Exhibition, Crossover Center, Beijing, China

2008    He Wenjue: Watch Movie 2008, Beyond Art Space, Beijing, China

He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, Frank Schlag Gallery, Essen, Germany

2006    Water: Senses of Sparkle, Tang Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

            Water: Discovery, Holy Oriental Art Gallery, Beijing, China

            He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, Yang Gallery, Singapore

2005    Water: Transient Shimmering, Hanmo Gallery, Beijing, China

2002    Sunshine · Green Waters, Sanhe Art Museum, Beijing, China

2000    Exhibition of He Wenjue’s Oil Paintings, Hunan Art Academy Museum, Changsha, China

1999    He Wenjue Solo Exhibition, Hongqiao Computer City, Shanghai, China

Deconstruction and Style: Invitation Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Art, Manai Art Space, Beijing, China

SEA OF PEACE: Japan-Korea Contemporary Art Exhibition, Incheon Art Platform, Incheon, Korea

Faces and Figures, Galerie Noah, Augsburg, Germany

Splendor, 798 Yang Gallery, Beijing, China

East side, Michael Schultz Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Vanhaerents Museum Collection, Vanhaerents Art Collection, Brussel Belgium

OUR HOME, ITC Century Fortune Centre, Beijing, China

THE REALM, Jing Yi Art Space, Beijing, China

Unable Absence, Winshare Contemporary Art Display, Chengdu China

 

2010        China Welcomes You, Oldenburger Stadtmuseum, Oldenburger, Germany

Lebenslust & Totentanz, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems, Austria

Contemporary rhetoric, Celling Gallery Co.ltd, Chongqing, China  

Ways of Seeing: Contemporary Art Exhibition, Ridge Gallery, Chongqing, China

Contemporary Art week, Seventh Art Center, Wenzhou, China

Beijing Time: La Celeste Art Carnival, Beijing La Celeste Gallery, Beijing, China

Change of the History: 1999 - 2009 Contemporary Chinese Art, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

Vogue(man): “Ten Aspects of Modernism” Art Exhibition,798 D – PARK, Beijing, China

Come and Go: Art Makes Life More Beautiful Contemporary Art Exhibition, Himalayas Art Museum, Shanghai, China

   

2009        Asia@ Asia: The 24th Asian International Art Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur National Art Museum, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Passing By: Group Exhibition of Contemporary Artists, Shengzhi Art Center, Beijing, China

Individual Bank Department of the Bank of China <Wuhan> Chinese Contemporary art, Individual Bank Department of the Bank of China, Wuhan, China

The Light from the East, Korea Exhibition, Beijing, China

The 24th Asian Contemporary Art Exhibition, Malaysia National Museum, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia

The 4th Chengdu Biennial, Chengdu International Exhibition Center, Chengdu, China

Trends in Hunan and Hubei: Chinese Contemporary Art in Hunan and Hubei, Guangdong Art Museum, Guangdong, China

In a Cosmopolitan City: Group Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Art, Meridian International Center, Washington, U.S.A

2008.                           Chinese Contemporary Art 2008, Korea National Art Museum, Seoul, Korea

The 7 th Shanghai International Biennial, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Face - Off, Post Modernism in Chinese Contemporary Art, Shenzhen HUA Art Museum Shenzhen, China

Olympic Fine Arts Game 2008, China International Exhibition Center, Beijing, China

86 Steps to Nine Layers Heaven, Beyond Art Space, Beijing, China

From Ancient Olympia to Beijing, Hellenic Home, Beijing, China

China Sound: Power Contemporary Art Exhibition, Ausa Art Space, Hong Kong, China

Heiqiao Contemporary Art Exhibition, Heiqiao Art Museum 08, Beijing, China

 

2007        Beyond Reality: Chinese Contemporary Art Group Show, Beyond Art Space, Beijing, China

Without Fears· Contemporary Art Exhibition, Holy Oriental Art Gallery (Shanghai, China

15 Contemporary Chinese Artists, Art Season, Lake Zurich, Switzerland

Far Off: Chinese Contemporary, Hunan Art Institution Art Museum, Changsha, China

Contemporary Chinese Art Invitation Exhibition, Triumph Art Space, Beijing, China

Floating: Contemporary Chinese Art, Korea National Art Museum, Seoul, Korea

Contemporary Chinese Art, Zhuopu Art Center, Taiwan, China

 

2006        Contemporary Chinese Art Documenta, Millennium Museum, Beijing, China

Today Art Exhibition, China National Art Museum, Beijing, China

Reconstruction: Contemporary Art Exhibition of 10 Artists, Beijing Art Institution Art Museum, Beijing, China

Contemporary Chinese Art, Opera Gallery Paris, Paris, London

Standpoint: Chinese Contemporary Art, Cube Gallery, Beijing, China

Leave or Enter Hunan: Contemporary Chinese Art, Rui De Gallery, Changsha, China

Shanghai Spring Salon of Art Exhibition, Shanghai International Exhibition Center, Shanghai, China

Moving Socialism: the Contemporary Chinese Art, 798 Space, Beijing China

The 1st Contemporary Chinese Art Yearbook Exhibition, Millennium Museum, Beijing, China

 

2005        About Life - Contemporary Art Exhibition, 3818 Cool Gallery, Beijing, China

21st Century China and Korea Young Artists Invitation Exhibition, Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Beijing, China

Limited Space: Contemporary Art Exhibition, Tongzhou, Beijing, China

Image Coke Cola: Contemporary Art Exhibition, Jilin Art Museum, Jilin, China

China International Gallery Art Exposition, China World Trade Center, Beijing, China

Visually Beautiful - Shanghai Young Artists Exhibition, Liu Haishu Art Museum Shanghai, China, won the prize

Art and Integrity: China Gallery Shanghai Invitation Exhibition, Yuanming Culture & Art Center, Shanghai, China

Paper · Touching: Contemporary Art Exhibition, Jilin Art Museum, Jilin, China

 

2004        Guangzhou International Art Fair, Guangzhou, China

Vanity Fair: New Power of The Oil Painting, Spring - Hanmo Art Museum, Shanghai & Beijing, China

Shanghai Spring Salon of Art Exhibition, Shanghai International Exhibition Center, Shanghai, China

Character · Glamor: Exhibition of Art, Sanhe Art Museum, Beijing, China

Exhibition of Nominated Excellent Young Artists, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

The 11th Annual Asian Artists Fellowships at the Vermont Studio Center, 2003, Johnson, Vermont, U.S.A, awarded the Fellowship

The 10th National Annual Fine Arts Exhibition, Guangdong Museum, Changsha, China, won the Silver Prize

 

2003        Jilin Young Artists Exhibition, Far East Art Museum, Changchun, China, won the Copper Prize

Series Invitation Exhibition - Still Life Art Exhibition, Daopu Center of Artists, Beijing, China

The 3rd Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition, China National Art Museum, Beijing, China

Our Vision: Shanghai Young Artists Exhibition, Liu Haisuo Art Museum, won the Silver Prize; the work was collected by the museum

The 1st Daopu Art Center Invitation Exhibition, Daopu Art Center, Beijing, China

 

2002        The 10th National Military Fine Arts Exhibition, Chinese Military Museum, Beijing, China

 

2001        Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition, Hangzhou Museum, Hangzhou, China, won the Silver Prize; the work was collected by the museum

 

2000        Selected as one of the Ten Outstanding Hunan Young Artists, Hunan Art Association, <The Woman Body> was collected


International Chinese Painting Exhibition, The National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

Striding towards the New Century: Chinese Young Painters’ Exhibition, The National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China, won the nomination prize; the work was collected by the museum; interviewed by CCTV “Starry Sky of Fine Arts” program

The 9th Military Fine Arts Exhibition, The National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China, <Deng Xiaopin> was collected by the Overseas Chinese Museum.

The 2nd Still Life Fine Arts Exhibition, The National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

1995        International Young Artists Work Communication Exhibition 95, Contemporary Art Museum, Beijing, China

 

 

ARTIST’S BOOKS

 

2015    He Wenjue: Scenery in Map, New Gallery of Art, Shanghai

2014    HE WENJUE, Parkview Green Art, Beijing

2013    He Wenjue: Daily Images, Tianjin Renming Press, Tianjin

2011    Supper in Great Times, Hunan Fine Arts Press, Hunan

            Movie Watching: He Wenjue’s Works, Shanghai Zhengda Cultural Development Co Ltd., Shanghai

2008    Watch Movie: He Wenjue, Hunan Fine Arts Press, Hunan

2007    Comtemporary Art: He Wenjue, Hebei Education Press, Hebei

2006    Discovery: He Wenjue’s Solo Exhibiton

 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

China National Art Museum, Beijing, China

Overseas Chinese Museum, Shenzhen, China

Liu Haishu Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Zhejiang Museum, Hangzhou, China

Siemens Ltd., Berlin, Germany

Madrid National Swimming Center, Madrid, Spin

Meilun Art Museum, Changsha, China

Tan Guobin Contemporary Art Museum, Changsha, China

Hunan Art Academy Museum, Changsha, China

Shanghai Duolun Art Museum, Shanghai, China

How artmuseum, Shanghai, China

Vanhaerents Art Museum, Brussel, Belgium

Thomas Olbricht Museum, Berlin, Germany

China Olympic Committee Art Museum, Beijing, China

Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art Museum, Guangzhou, China

Yu Deyao Art Museum, Djakarta, Indonicia

Ucity Art Museum of GAFAGuangzhouChina

Changjiang Museum Of Contemporary Art,Chongqing ,China

Indonicia CP Foundation, Djakarta, Indonicia

Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

Chengdu Contemporary Art Museum, Chengdu, China

Guangdong Art Museum, Guangzhou, China

Chinese Embassy in the United State of America, Washington, U.S.A

Swiss POLEDNA|BOSS|KURER, Zurich, Swiss

Himalayas Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Royal Bank of Canada, Hong Kong Branch, Hong Kong, China

Wenshare Art Museum, Chengdu, China

Whitebox Art Center, Beijing China

The Parkview Museum, Beijing China

Shijiazhuang Art Museum, Shijiazhuang, China

Hunan Provincial Art Museum, Changsha, China

L’Alcora Ceramic Museum, Valencia, Spain

The wyss international art center ,FuZhou,China

The Art Museum of China Central Academy of Fine Arts,Beijing China


Selected Group Exhibitions & Awards


 

2013   

Hidden Power——Group Art Exhibition, Hong Kong Contemporay Art Museum (Beijing, China)

Evolution——Avant-grade Contemporary Art Center Opening Exhibition, Avant-grade Contemporary Art Center (Nanjing, China)

The Opening Exhibition of Hebei Contemporay Art Archive, Hebei Contemporay Art Archive (Shijiazhuang, China)  

“Collect China” Winshare Contemporary Collection Art Exhibition in 2013, Winshare Contemporary Art Display (Chengdu, China)

hanghu Art Bank——The Second Round of Chinese New Painting, Shang Hu Liu Dong Art Museum (Beijing, China)

“South North-West East” Group Art Exhibition, Yunnan Museum (Kunming, China)

                               

2012   

The 2nd Western China International Art Exhibition, The Cultural and Art Center of Yinchuan, Ningxia (Yinchuan, China)

Art .Frontier——The Contemporary Art Exhibition,Song Villiage,Beijing (Beijing, China)

Shanghu Art Bank——The First Round of Chinese New Painting, Shang Hu Liu Dong Art Museum (Beijing, China)

The 13rd Venice Architecture Biennale—“Water Republic”, Venice EMG.Art (Venice, Italy)

“Social Landscape” ——The 1st  Suzhou Jinji Lake Biennale, Suzhou and Basel Contemporary Art Center ( Suzhou, China)

Come and Go——The Opening Exhibition of Shang Hu Liu Dong Art Center, Shang Hu Liu Dong Art Center (Beijing China)

Embroidery with the Times——New Hunan Embroidery. Academic Exhibition, The Museum of Hunan Province (Changsha, China)

    

2011   

Annual Exhibition of Chinese New Painting, Tian Ren He Yi Art Center (Hangzhou, China)   

Duet——Art Invitation Exhibition,YuAo Art Center (Chongqing, China)

Deconstruction and Style——Invitation Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Art, Manai Art Space (Beijing, China)

SEA OF PEACE——Japan-Korea Contemporanry Art Exhibition, Incheon Art Platform (Korea, Incheon)

Faces and Figures, Galerie Noah (Augsburg,Germany)

Splendor, 798YangGallery (Beijing, China)

East side, Michael Schultz Gallery (Berlin, Germany)

Vanhaerents Museum Collection,VanhaerentsArtCollection (Brussel Belgium)

OUR HOME, ITC Century Fortune Centre (Beijing, China)

THE REALM, JingYi Art Space (Beijing, China)

Unable Absence, Winshare Contemporary Art Display (Chengdu China )

 

2010   

China Welcomes You, Oldenburger Stadtmuseum (Oldenburger,Germany)

Lebenslust & Totentanz,Kunsthalle Krems (Krems, Austria)

Contemporary rhetoric, Celling Gallery Co.ltd (Chongqing,China)      

“Ways of Seeing” Contemporary Art Exhibition,Ridge Gallery (Chongqing, China)

Contemporary Art week, Seventh Art Center (Wenzhou,China)

“Beijing Time” La Celeste Art Carnival,Beijing La Celeste Gallery (Beijing, China)

Change of the History——1999 - 2009 Contemporary Chinese Art,Today Art Museum (Beijing, China)

Vogue(man) ——“Ten Aspects of Modernism” Art Exhibition,798 D – PARK (Beijing, China)

Come and Go——Art Makes Life More Beautiful Contemporary Art Exhibition, Himalayas Art Museum (Shanghai, China)

 

2009   

“Asia.@Asia” The 24th Asian International Art Exhibition,Kuala Lumpur National Art Museum (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)

Passing By—— Group Exhibition of Contemporary Artists,Shengzhi Art Center (Beijing, China)

Individual Bank Department of the Bank of China(Wuhan) Chinese Contemporary art,Individual Bank Department of the Bank of China(Wuhan, China)

The Light from the East,Korea Exhibition (Beijing, China)

The 24th Asian Contemporary Art Exhibition, Malaysia NationalMuseum (Kuala lumpur, Malaysia)

The 4th Chengdu Biennial, Chengdu International Exhibition Center (Chengdu, China)

Trends in Hunan and Hubei——Chinese Contemporary Art in Hunan and Hubei,Guangdong Art Museum (Guangdong, China)

In a Cosmopolitan City——Group Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Art, Meridian International Center (Washington, U.S.A.)

 

2008 

Chinese Contemporary Art 2008, Korea National Art Museum (Seoul, Korea)

The 7 th Shanghai International Biennial, Shanghai Art Museum (Shanghai, China)

Face - Off, Post Modernism in Chinese Contemporary Art, Shenzhen HUA Art Museum  (Shenzhen, China)

Olympic Fine Arts Game 2008,China International Exhibition Center (Beijing, China)

86 Steps to Nine Layers Heaven,Beyond Art Space (Beijing, China)

From Ancient Olympia to Beijing,Hellenic Home (Beijing, China)

China Sound·Power Contemporary Art Exhibition,Ausa Art Space (Hong Kong, China)

Heiqiao Contemporary Art Exhibition,Heiqiao Art Museum 08 (Beijing, China)

 

2007     

Beyond Reality—Chinese Contemporary Art Group Show,Beyond Art Space (Beijing, China)

Without Fears·Contemporary Art Exhibition,Holy Oriental Art Gallery (Shanghai,China)                           

15 Contemporary Chinese Artists, Art Season  (Lake Zurich, Switzerland)

Far Off·Chinese Contemporary,Hunan Art Institution Art Museum (Changsha, China)

Contemporary Chinese Art Invitation Exhibition,Triumph Art Space (Beijing, China)

Floating - Contemporary Chinese Art,Korea National Art Museum (Seoul, Korea)

Contemporary Chinese Art,Zhuopu Art Center (Taiwan,China)

 

2006   

Contemporary Chinese Art Documenta,Millennium Museum (Beijing, China)

Today Art Exhibition,China National Art Museum (Beijing, China)

Reconstruction—Contemporary Art Exhibition of 10 Artists,Beijing Art Institution Art Museum (Beijing, China)

Contemporary Chinese Art,Opera Gallery Paris (Paris, London)

Standpoint - Chinese Contemporary Art,Cube Gallery (Beijing, China)

Leave or Enter Hunan - Contemporary Chinese Art,Rui De Gallery (Changsha, China)

Shanghai Spring Salon of Art Exhibition,Shanghai International Exhibition Center (Shanghai, China)

Moving Socialism - the Contemporary Chinese Art,798 Space (Beijing China)

The 1st Contemporary Chinese Art Yearbook Exhibition,Millennium Museum (Beijing, China)

 

2005   

About Life - Contemporary Art ­Exhibition,3818 Cool Gallery (Beijing, China)

21st Century China and Korea Young Artists Invitation Exhibition,Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum (Beijing, China)

Limited Space - Contemporary Art Exhibition,Tongzhou  (Beijing, China)

Image Coke Cola - Contemporary Art Exhibition,Jilin Art Museum (Jilin, China)

China International Gallery Art Exposition,China World Trade Center  (Beijing, China)

Visually Beautiful - Shanghai Young Artists Exhibition,Liu Haishu Art Museum (Shanghai, China) won the prize

Art and Integrity - China Gallery Shanghai Invitation Exhibition,Yuanming Culture & Art Center (Shanghai, China)

Paper·Touching - Contemporary Art Exhibition, Jilin Art Museum (Jilin, China)

 

2004   

Guangzhou International Art Fair (Guangzhou, China)

Vanity Fair——New Power of The Oil Painting,Spring - Hanmo Art Museum (Shanghai&Beijing, China)

Shanghai Spring Salon of Art Exhibition,Shanghai International Exhibition Center (Shanghai, China)

Character·Glamor——Exhibition of Art,Sanhe Art Museum (Beijing, China)

Exhibition of Nominated Excellent Young Artists,Today Art Museum (Beijing, China)

The 11th Annual Asian Artists Fellowships at the Vermont Studio Center,2003 (Johnson,Vermont, U.S.A) awarded the Fellowship

The 10th National Annual Fine Arts Exhibition,Guangdong Museum, won the Silver Prize  (Changsha, China)

 

2003   

Jilin Young Artists Exhibition,Far East Art Museum (Changchun,China), won the Copper Prize

Series Invitation Exhibition - Still Life Art Exhibition,Daopu Center of Artists (Beijing, China)

The 3rd Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition,China National Art Museum (Beijing, China)

Our Vision - Shanghai Young Artists Exhibition,Liu Haisuo Art Museum,won the Silver Prize; the work was collected by the museum

The 1st Daopu Art Center Invitation Exhibition,Daopu Art Center (Beijing, China)

 

2002    The 10th National Military Fine Arts Exhibition,Chinese Military Museum (Beijing, China)

 

2001    Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition,Hangzhou Museum (Hangzhou, China),won the Silver Prize; the work was collected by the museum

 

2000    Selected as one of the Ten Outstanding Hunan Young Artists,Hunan Art Association, Woman Body was collected

 

1999    The 9th National Annual Fine Arts Exhibition,Shanghai Art Museum (Shanghai,China)

 

1997   

Graduation Works Exhibition - Master of Painting,Center Academy of Fine Arts (Beijing, China)

International Chinese Painting Exhibition,China National Art Museum (Beijing, China)

Striding towards the New Century - Chinese Young Painters’ Exhibition,China National Art Museum (Beijing, China), won the nomination prize; the work was collected by the museum; interviewed by CCTV “Starry Sky of Fine Arts” program

The 9th Military Fine Arts Exhibition, China National Art Museum (Beijing, China), Deng Xiaopin was collected by the Overseas Chinese Museum.

The 2nd Still Life Fine Arts Exhibition, China National Art museum (Beijing, China)

 

1995    International Young Artists Work Communication Exhibition 95, Contemporary Art museum (Beijing, China)