Mao Yan

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    Born in Hunan, in 1968 Graduated from The Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, B.F.A. in 1991 Living and Working in Nanjing EXHIBITIONS 2013 Mao Yan Solo Exhibition, Pace Gallery, Beijing 2012 Ethos, Mao Yan Solo Exhibition, ART & PUBLIC, Geneva, Switzerland The Image Behind the Image - Jorg Immendorf & Mao Yan Dual Exposition, Art Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland, Displayed by Art & Public N Time - 2012 Chinese Oil Painting Biennale, China Arts Museum, Beijing Face, Survey of Contemporary Chinese Portraiture, Minsheng Arts Museum, Shanghai In Painting, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei   2011 Mao Yan Works on Paper, Solo Exhibition, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing Collecting history: New Art in China, Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art, Chengdu Growing Up, Shanghai World Financial Center, Shanghai   2010 Mao Yan in Duftown, Solo Exhibition, ShanghART Gallery, Shanghai Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, The Official Opening of Minsheng Arts Museum, Shanghai The First China Contemporary Documenta Re-shaping History – Chinart from 2000 to 2009, China National Center, Beijing   2009 Longing for More, Mao Yan Solo Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, China Sex & Love, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing Phenomena and situation since 1985: Trends in Hubei and Hunan Chinese Contemporary Art 1985- 2009, Guangdong Art Museum, China China Mania, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Denmark   2008 Mao Yan, Solo Exhibition, China Today Gallery, Belgium Art ChangSha, Hunan Provincial Museum, Hunan Correspondence, Qinghe Art Museum, Najing & NO.10 Art Space Airport, Chengdu China: Construct And Deconstruction, The National Gallery of St.Paul Brazil Semiosis, The Square of China Gallery, New York Academy and Non-academy II, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai The 23rd Asia International Fine Art Exhibition”, Guangzhou Artists in Art Criticize”, Saint Space, Beijing Today's China”, Beivue Museum,  Belgium   2007 Portrait’s Zero — The Painting of Xia Xiaowan & Mao Yan, Aye Gallery, Beijing The Form of Emotion, Danish Art Centre, Beijing Transparent Situation, Tibet Museum, Lhasa China's Neo-Painting — A Triumph Over Images, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai Look on Somebody’s Trouble with Indifference, Kassel Central Train Station, Germany   2006 Flower, Songzhuang Art Museum, Beijing   2005 The Second Triennial of Chinese Contemporary Art, Nanjing Museum, Nanjing   2004 The Painting of Mao Yan and He Duoling, Chinablue Gallery, Beijing The Metamorphosis—The Painting Show of Mao Yan and Liu Ye, Diya Gallery, Taiwan Poisonous—The Invitation Exhibition of Free Communication Book Store, Free Communication Book Store, Beijing Portrayal, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai Human Scenery, Anna Ning Fine Art, Hong Kong   2003 New Paintings, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai New Generation and Post-revolution, China Blue Gallery, Beijing   2002 Group Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Artists, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong On the Edge of the Millennium—New Art From China, Goedhuis Contemporary, New York Face to Face — Chinese Portrait Art Exhibition, Shanghai Jingwen Art Centre, Shanghai Paris — Pekin, Espace Cardin, Paris The Image of Idea, Shenzhen Art Museum, Shenzhen The Different Similarities, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai   2001 Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu Modern Art Museum ABBILD, Landes Art Museum, Austria Poster Exhibition of Chinese Avant-garde, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, China; Tokyo, Japan; Paris, France The Initial Image, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai Academy and Non-academy, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai Towards a New Image - Twenty Years of Contemporary Chinese Painting, National Art Museum of China, Beijing; Shanghai Art Museum; Sichuan Provincial Art Museum, Guangdong Provincial Art Museum   2000 Mao Yan, Solo Exhibition, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong Exhibition of Liu Haisu Museum’s Collection, Shanghai Mao Yan & Liu Ye, Contemporary Chinese Art Gallery, London Chinese Oil Painting in the 20th Century, National Art Museum of China, Beijing and Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai Phantom, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai   1997 Mao Yan, Solo Exhibition, Nanjing Pinge Art Guild   1992 The Drawing Works of Mao Yan, Solo Exhibition, Nanjing Academy of Fine Arts