Artists and Artworks in the Exhibition

Artists represented in the exhibition are listed below in alphabetical order. You can browse the list of artists to the left and click on an artist’s name to be taken to his or her section below. When images are available, clicking on the title of an artwork will pop up an image of that artwork. Please note that height precedes width in the artwork dimensions detailed below.

Ai Weiwei
Born 1957, Beijing. Graduated 1993, Parsons School of Design and Art, New York. Member of the artists’ group Stars (Xingxing), 1980–82. Lives and works in Beijing. Artist’s website: http://www.aiweiwei.com/

Han Dynasty Urn with Coca-Cola Logo
1995
Clay and paint
12 x 12 x 12 in.

Whitewash
1995–2000
Installation: 132 Neolithic vases and white paint
Dimensions variable, approx. 49 x 49 ft.

Map of China
2003
Ironwood;
57 x 77 1/2 x 20 in.

Cao Fei
Born 1978, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province. Graduated 2001, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts. Lives and works in Guangzhou. Artist’s website: http://www.caofei.com/

Ou Ning and Cao Fei:
San Yuan Li
1999
Video, color, sound, 44 minutes; color photograph

Chang Xugong
Born 1957, Tangshan, Hebei Province. Member of the Yuan Ming Garden artist village, Beijing, 1994. Lives and works in Tangshan.

Dollar—Eurocurrency Series (1 $)
2003
Silk embroidery on cotton;
24 x 53 in.

Chen Guangwu
Born 1967, Liuzhou, Guangxi Province. Lives and works in Beijing.

Untitled
1996
Ink on paper
140 x 56 in.

Untitled
1996
Ink on paper
140 x 56 in.

Chen Lingyang
Born 1975, Zhejiang Province. Graduated 1999, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Hanging Scroll (detail)
1999
Blood on paper
20 ft. x 12 in.

Chen Shaoxiong
Born 1962, Shantou, Guangdong Province. Graduated 1984, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts. Member of Southern Artists Salon, 1986; Big Tail Elephant Group, 1991–present. Lives and works in Guangzhou.

Homescape
2002
Installation: color photographs in 9 sections
24 x 12 x 12 in. each

Chen Xiaoyun
Born 1971, Hubei Province. Attended 1991–92, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Lives and works in Hangzhou. Artist’s website: http://www.chenxiaoyun.com/

Untitled
2003
1 of 4 sets of 10 color photographs
39 x 12 in. each

Chen Zaiyan
Born 1971, Yangchun, Guangdong Province. Graduated 1994, China Art Institute, Beijing. Lives and works in Yangjiang.

Three Famous Xingshu Documents
2004
Ink on paper
44 x 140 in.

Du Jie
Born 1968, Xiangfan, Hubei Province. Lives and works in Beijing.

2003.1.15–2003.3.3
2003
Acrylic on canvas
12 x 12 in.

2003.4.14–2003.5.9
2003
Acrylic on canvas
12 x 12 in.

2003.5.10–2003.5.28
2003
Acrylic on canvas
12 x 12 in.

Fang Lijun
Born 1963, Handan, Hebei Province. Graduated 1989, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Untitled
1995
Oil on canvas
96 x 72 in.

Untitled
1998
Acrylic on canvas
144 x 96 in.

Feng Guodong
Born 1948, Panyu, Guangdong Province. Member of the artists’ group Stars (Xingxing), 1980–82. Lives and works in Beijing.

Guang He (Yellow River)
1979
Oil on canvas
24 x 15 in.

Feng Mengbo
Born 1966, Beijing. Graduated 1991, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

2007WCSXXL01 (Wrong Coding Shanshui)
2007
Acrylic and VeeJet on canvas
78 in. x 29 ft. 6 in.

Taxi! Taxi!
1994
Oil on canvas
39 1/2 x 139 1/2 in.

Gao Brothers
Gao Zhen: Born 1956, Jinan, Shandong Province.
Gao Qiang: Born 1962, Jinan, Shandong Province.
Live and work in Beijing. Artists’ website: http://www.gaobrothers.com/

An Installation on Tiananmen
2000;
4 color photographs
17 3/4 x 25 in. each

Geng Jianyi
Born 1962, Zhengzhou, Henan Province. Graduated 1985, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Member of Hangzhou Pond Society artist group, 1986. Lives and works in Hangzhou.

The Second Situation
1987
Oil on canvas
4 parts, 67 x 52 in. each

Geng Xue
Born 1983, Jilin. Lives and works in Beijing.

Han Xizai Dinner, No. 2
2007
Installation: porcelain with glaze
Dimensions variable

Gu Wenda
Born 1955, Shanghai. Graduated 1976, Shanghai School of Arts and Crafts; 1981, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Lives and works in Shanghai and New York.

Myths of Lost Dynasties
1999
Ink on paper
126 x 80 in.

Guang Tingbo
Born 1938, Dalian, Liaoning Province. Graduated 1987, Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang. Lives and works in Shenyang.

I Graze Horses for My Motherland
1973
Oil on canvas
51 x 112 in.

My Name Is P.L.A. (Lei Feng)
1973
Oil on canvas
60 x 38 in.

Hai Bo
Born 1962, Changchun, Jilin Province. Graduated 1984, Fine Art Institute of Jilin; 1989, Central Institute of Art. Lives and works in Beijing.

They Recorded for the Future
1999
2 photographs, 1 color, 1 black-and-white
40 x 60 in. each

He Yunchang
Born 1967, Yunnan Province. Graduated 1991, Art Institute of Yunnan. Lives and works in Beijing.

Untitled
2004
Color photographs from 2001 performance
49 1/2 in. x 24 ft. 4 in.

Hong Hao
Born 1965, Beijing. Graduated 1989, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Selected Scriptures
1995
3 silk-screen prints
24 x 30 in. each

Beijing No. 5
1998
Color photograph
60 x 48 in.

Hong Lei
Born 1960, Changzhou, Jiangsu Province. Graduated 1987, Nanjing Academy of Arts, Nanjing; 1993, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Changzhou.

Lotus
1998
Color photograph
40 in. diameter

After Song Dynasty Painting by Li Zhongan
1998
Color photograph
40 in. diameter

Huang Rui
Born 1952, Beijing. Leader of the artists’ group Stars (Xingxing), 1980–82; designer/founder of the Dashanzi Art District (798 Factory), 2002. Lives and works in Beijing.

Yuan Ming Yuan
1979
Oil on canvas
27 x 24 in.

Huang Yan
Born 1966, Changchun, Jilin Province. Graduated 1987, Changchun Normal Academy. Lives and works in Beijing and Changchun.

Chinese Landscape: Tattoo No. 4
1999
Color photograph
19 x 24 in.

Chinese Landscape: Tattoo No. 8
1999
Color photograph
19 x 24 in.

Huang Yongping
Born 1954, Xiamen, Fujian Province. Graduated 1982, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Member of Xiamen Dada artist group, 1986. Lives and works in Paris.

Six Small Turntables
1988
Mixed media
19 x 15 x 6 in.

Jiang Zhi
Born 1971, Yuan-Jiang, Hunan Province. Graduated 1995, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Lives and works in Shenzhen and Beijing.

Fly, Fly!
1997
Video, black-and-white, sound, 5 minutes

Kan Xuan
Born 1972, Xuancheng, Anhui Province. Graduated 1997, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou; 2002, Shanghai University, Shanghai. Lives and works in Beijing and Amsterdam.

Looking, Looking, Looking for . . . ,
2004
Video, color, sound, 13 minutes

Li Shan
Born 1942, Lanxi, Heilongjiang Province. Graduated 1963, Heilongjiang University, Heilongjiang; 1968, Shanghai Theater Academy, Shanghai. Lives and works in Shanghai.

Rouge—Flower
1995
Silkscreen and oil on canvas
51 x 72 in.

Li Songsong
Born 1973, Beijing. Graduated 1992, Central Academy of Fine Arts Subsidiary School, Beijing; 2002, Qinghua University Fine Arts Institute, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Wave (Jiang Qing, Wife of Chairman Mao Zedong)
2002
Oil on canvas
3 panels: 44 x 132 in. overall

Wonderful Life
2004
Oil on canvas;
2 parts: 102 x 78 in. overall

Li Zhanyang
Born 1969, Changchun, Jilin Province. Graduated 1994, Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang; 1999, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Chongqing.

Opening Ceremony
2002
Painted fiberglass
31 x 60 x 120 in.

Liang Yuanwei
Born 1978, Xi’an, Shaanxi Province. Graduated 1995, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing; 2004, Central Academy of Art and Design, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Piece of Life
2008
Acrylic on canvas
56 x 48 in.

Lin Yilin
Born 1964, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province. Graduated 1987, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts. Member of Southern Artists Salon, 1985–87; Big Tail Elephant Group, 1991–present. Lives and works in Guangzhou and New York.

Safely Crossing Linhe Street
1995
Video, color, sound, 30 minutes

Liu Jianhua
Born 1962, Ji’an, Jiangxi Province. Graduated 1989, Art Institute of Jingdezhen, Jiangxi Province. Lives and works in Shanghai.

Obsessive Memories
2003
Installation: porcelain
25 figures, approx. 12 x 3 x 2 in. each; dimensions variable

Liu Wei
Born 1965, Beijing. Graduated 1989, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Born 1989 in Beijing
1995/96
Oil on canvas
60 x 120 in.

Liu Wei
Born 1972, Beijing. Graduated 1996, National Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou. Lives and works in Beijing.

It Looks Like a Landscape
2004
Digital black-and-white photograph
120 in. x 20 ft.

Liu Xiaodong
Born 1963, Jincheng, Liaoning Province. Graduated 1988, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing; 1995, MFA, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing; 1999, MFA, University Complutense of Madrid, Spain. Since 1990, has been art director, actor, and subject in Chinese independent films. Lives and works in Beijing.

Eating
2000
Oil on canvas
78 x 78 in.

Liu Ye
Born 1964, Beijing. Graduated 1989, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing; 1994, Hochschule der Künste Berlin. Lives and works in Beijing.

Gun
2001–2002
Oil on canvas
72 x 144 in.

Liu Zheng
Born 1969, Wuqiang, Hebei Province. Graduated 1992, Hebei Normal College. Self-taught photographer. Lives and works in Beijing.

The Four Beauties
2004
Color photograph
4 parts, 39 x 78 in. each

Lu Hao
Born 1969, Beijing. Graduated 1992, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Recording (2005) Chang’an Street
2005
Ink and color on silk
19 in. x 164 ft. overall

A Grain of Sand
2003
Sand and ink
1/4 x 1/4 in.

Lu Qing
Born 1965, Shenyang, Liaoning Province. Graduated 1989, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Untitled
2000
Acrylic on silk
32 in. x 153 ft. 2 in.

Luo Brothers
Luo Weidong: Born 1963, Nanning, Guangxi Province. Graduated 1987, Guangxi Art College, Guangxi Province.
Luo Weiguo: Born 1964, Nanning, Guangxi Province. Graduated 1987, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou.
Luo Weibing: Born 1972, Nanning, Guangxi Province. Graduated 1997, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing.
Live and work in Beijing.

Untitled
1999
Collage and lacquer on wood
48 x 96 in.

Ma Desheng
Born 1952, Beijing. Self-taught artist. Leader of the artists’ group Stars (Xingxing), 1980–82. Lives and works in Paris.

Untitled
1979–2005
4 woodcuts on paper
Dimensions variable

Ma Liuming
Born 1969, Huangshi, Hubei Province. Graduated 1991, Hubei Academy of Fine Arts, Wuhan. Lives and works in Beijing.

Fen-Maliuming in Geneva 1999 Switzerland
1999
Black-and-white photograph
48 x 108 in.

Miao Xiaochun
Born 1964, Wuxi, Jiangsu Province. Graduated 1986, Nanjing University; 1989, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing; 1999, Künsthochschule Kassel, Kassel, Germany. Lives and works in Beijing.

The Great Wall 2000 Years Ago
2001
Black-and-white photograph
50 x 144 in.

Restaurant
2001
Black-and-white photograph
50 x 120 in.

Mu Chen
Born 1970, Dandong, Liaoning Province. Graduated 1995, People’s University of China. Lives and works in Beijing.

Shao Yinong and Mu Chen:
The Assembly Hall—Changting
2002
Color photograph
49 x 72 in.

The Assembly Hall—Xingguo Wenchang Temple
2002
Color photograph
49 x 72 in.

Ou Ning
Born 1969, Guangdong Province. Graduated 1993, Shenzhen University. Organized Southwest Art Research Group. Lives and works in Guangzhou.

Ou Ning and Cao Fei:
San Yuan Li
1999
Video, color, sound, 44 minutes; color photograph

Qi Zhilong
Born 1962, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia. Graduated 1987, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Untitled
1999
Oil on canvas
31 1/2 x 18 in.

Qiu Shihua
Born 1940, Sichuan Province. Graduated 1962, Xi’an Academy of Arts, Shanxi Province. Lives and works in Shenzhen.

Untitled
1992
Oil on paper
44 x 65 in.

Untitled
1992
Oil on canvas
72 x 144 in.

Qiu Xiaofei
Born 1977, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province. Graduated 2002, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Song for the Motherland
2004
Oil on canvas
27 x 19 in.

Shao Yinong
Born 1961, Xining, Qinghai Province. Graduated 1982, Qinghai Normal University. Lives and works in Beijing.

Shao Yinong and Mu Chen:
The Assembly Hall—Changting
2002
Color photograph
49 x 72 in.

The Assembly Hall—Xingguo Wenchang Temple
2002
Color photograph
49 x 72 in.

Shi Guorui
Born 1964, Shanxi Province. Graduated 1992, Nanjing Normal University. Lives and works in Beijing.

Bird’s Nest Stadium
2008
Black-and-white photograph
55 x 137 in.

Shanghai, China, 15–16 October 2004
2004
Black-and-white photograph
50 in. x 14 ft. 5 in.

Shi Jinsong
Born 1969, Dangyang, Hubei Province. Graduated 1978, Hubei Academy of Fine Arts, Wuhan. Lives and works in Wuhan and Beijing.

Office Equipment—Prototype No. 1
2004
Installation: stainless steel and drawings on paper
Dimensions variable

Shi Xinning
Born 1969, Liaoning Province. Graduated 1990, Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang. Lives and works in Beijing.

Duchamp Retrospective Exhibition in China
2000–2001
Oil on canvas
39 1/2 x 39 1/2 in.

Dialogue
2001
Oil on canvas
78 1/2 x 66 in.

Song Dong
Born 1966, Beijing. Graduated 1989, Capital Normal University, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Breathing
1996
Color photograph
2 parts, 48 x 72 in. each

Song Tao
Born 1979, Shanghai. Graduated 1998, Shanghai School of Arts and Crafts. Since 2004 also works collaboratively with Ji Weiyu as Bird Head. Lives and works in Shanghai.

The Moment of One Shoot Another Dead
2004
Video, color, sound

Sui Jianguo
Born 1956, Qingdao, Shandong Province. Graduated 1984, Shandong College of Arts; 1989, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Legacy Mantle (Mao Jacket)
1998
Aluminum, paper, and wood
19 x 16 x 7 in.

Sun Guoqi
Born 1942, Dalian, Liaoning Province. Graduated from Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang. Lives and works in Shenyang and North America.

Sun Guoqi and Zhang Hongzhan:
Divert Water from the Milky Way Down
1973–74
Oil on canvas
72 x 124 in.

Chairman Mao with the New National Emblem
1973
Oil on canvas
77 x 57 in.

Tian Wei
Born 1955, Xi’an, Shaanxi Province. Graduated 1990, University of Hawaii. Lives and works in Beijing.

Mind
2006
Acrylic on canvas
86 x 144 in.

Wang Du
Born 1956, Wuhan, Hubei Province. Graduated 1985, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts. Member of Southern Artists Salon, 1986. Lives and works in Paris.

Stratégie en chambre
1998
Installation: mixed media
Dimensions variable, approx. 33 x 33 ft.

Wang Guangyi
Born 1957, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province. Graduated 1984, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Member of North Art Group, 1984. Lives and works in Beijing.

Death of Marat
1986
Oil on canvas
60 x 78 1/2 in.

Untitled
1986
Oil on canvas
60 x 51 in.

Materialist (Two Women)
1999
Polyester and millet grains
72 x 55 x 31 in.

Chanel No. 5
2001
Oil on canvas
2 panels: 120 x 78 in. each

Wang Jianwei
Born 1958, Suining, Sichuan Province. Graduated 1988, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Lives and works in Beijing. Artist’s website: http://www.wangjianwei.com/

Living Elsewhere
1999
Video, color, sound, 40 minutes

Wang Jin
Born 1962, Datong, Shanxi Province. Graduated 1987, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Lives and works in Beijing.

Ice Wall
1996–2004
3 black-and-white photographs of performances
50 x 72 in. each

The Dream of China
1997
Polyvinyl and fishing string
72 x 72 x 12 in.

Wang Jinsong
Born 1963, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province. Graduated 1987, China Academy of Arts, Hangzhou. Lives and works in Beijing.

Standard Family
1996
Installation: 116 color photographs
7 x 9 in. each

Standard Family (installation view)
1996
Installation: 116 color photographs
7 x 9 in. each

Wang Keping
Born 1949, Beijing. Self-taught artist. Member of the artists’ group Stars (Xingxing), 1980–82. Lives and works in Paris.

Chain
1979
Wood
21 x 13 x 5 in.

Fist
1981
Wood
22 x 10 x 6 in.

Ganbu
1979–80
Wood
8 x 10 x 9 in.

Wang Ningde
Born 1972, Liaoning Province. Graduated 1995, Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang. Lives and works in Shenzhen and Guangzhou.

Some Day No. 9
2002
Black-and-white photograph
19 x 24 in.

Some Day No. 11
2002
Black-and-white photograph
19 x 24 in.

Wang Qiang
Born 1963, Heilongjiang Province. Graduated 1991, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Member of Northern Wilderness Printmaking group, 1981. Lives and works in Beijing.

Untitled (Mao Coat)
1998
Oil on textile
45 x 27 x 12 in.

Untitled (Chinese Textile Blazer)
1998
Oil on textile
32 x 22 x 10 in.

Wang Qingsong
Born 1966, Hubei Province. Graduated 1991, Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, Sichuan. Lives and works in Beijing.

Past, Present, Future
2001
Color photograph
3 parts: 51 x 84 in.; 51 x 62 in.; 51 x 84 in.

Wang Xingwei
Born 1969, Shenyang, Liaoning Province. Graduated 1990, Shenyang Normal University. Lives and works in Shanghai.

History of Revolution
1997
Oil on canvas
3 panels: 51 x 144 in. overall

Weng Fen
Born 1961, Hainan Province. Graduated 1985, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou. Lives and works in Haikou.

On the Wall—Haikou (6)
2002
Color photograph
49 x 62 in.

On the Wall—Guangzhou (II)
2002
Color photograph
49 x 67 in.

Bird’s-Eye View New Beijing
2007
Color photograph
49 x 66 in.

Wu Yunhua
Born 1944, Heilongjiang Province. Graduated 1968, Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang; 1987, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Liaoning Province.

From the Tiger’s Mouth
1971
Oil on canvas
87 x 79 in.

Xie Nanxing
Born 1970, Chongqing, Sichuan Province. Graduated 1996, Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts. Lives and works in Beijing and Chengdu.

Untitled (No. 1)
2006
Oil on canvas
86 x 151 in.

Xu Bing
Born 1955, Chongqing, Sichuan Province. Graduated 1987, Central Academy of Fine Arts. MacArthur Foundation Fellow, 1999. Lives and works in Beijing and New York. Artist’s website: http://xubing.com/

Book from the Sky
1989
Woodcut
4 books: 18 x 12 in. each

Himalaya Drawing
2000
Ink on Nepal paper
48 x 140 in.

Xu Yihui
Born 1964, Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province. Graduated 1989, Nanjing Academy of Arts. Lives and works in Beijing.

Boy Reading Mao Book
1998–99
Porcelain
24 x 19 x 24 in.

Xue Song
Born 1965, Anhui Province. Graduated 1988, Shanghai Drama Institute. Lives and works in Shanghai.

Shape (Red Mao)
1996
Oil on canvas
48 x 39 in.

Shape (Black Mao)
1996
Oil on canvas
48 x 39 in.

Yan Lei
Born 1965, Hebei Province. Graduated 1991, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Lives and works in Beijing and Hong Kong. Artist’s website: http://www.yanlei.org/

The Curators
2000
Acrylic on canvas
51 x 114 in.

Invitation Letter to ‘documenta Kassel 1997’
1997
Mixed media
11 x 8 in.

Yang Shaobin
Born 1963, Tangshan, Hebei Province. Graduated 1983, Polytechnic University, Hebei Province. 1991, moved to Yuan Ming Garden artist village, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Untitled
1996
Oil on canvas
86 x 72 in.

Yang Zhenzhong
Born 1968, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province. Graduated 1990, Zhejiang Institute of Silk Technology, Hangzhou; 1993, Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts. Lives and works in Shanghai. Artist’s website: http://www.yangzhenzhong.com/

Lucky Family (1)
1999
Color photograph
24 x 39 in.

Lucky Family (3)
1999
Color photograph
24 x 24 in.

Yin Xiuzhen
Born 1963, Beijing. Graduated 1989, Capital Normal University, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Washing River
1995
4 color photographs
48 x 60 in. each

My Clothes
1995
Installation: wood, fabric, cement, and video
12 x 24 x 17 in.

Yin Zhaoyang
Born 1970, Henan Province. Graduated 1996, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

Ode of Joy
2003
Oil on canvas
90 x 149 in.

Yin Zhaoyang and Mao
2003
Oil on canvas
80 x 120 in.

Tiananmen Square
2003
Oil on canvas
90 x 149 in.

Yu Youhan
Born 1943, Shanghai. Graduated 1973, Central Academy of Art and Design, Beijing. Lives and works in Shanghai.

Untitled (Mao/Marilyn)
2005
Oil on canvas
63 x 48 in.

Untitled (Chairman Mao)
1996
Oil on canvas
78 x 60 in.

Chairman Mao in Discussion with the Peasants of Shaoshan
1999
Oil on canvas
78 x 60 in.

Yue Minjun
Born 1962, Daqing, Heilongjiang Province. Graduated 1985, Hebei Normal University. Lives and works in Beijing. Artist’s website: http://www.yueminjun.com/

Sunrise
1999
Oil on canvas
78 x 108 in.

Everybody Connects to Everybody
1997
Oil on canvas
2 panels: 48 in. x 17 ft. overall

La Liberté guidant le people
1995
Oil on canvas
2 panels: 96 x 144 in. overall

2000 A.D.
2000
Installation: painted polyester
25 figures: 72 x 24 x 18 in. each

Zeng Fanzhi
Born 1964, Wuhan, Hubei Province. Graduated 1991, Hubei Academy of Fine Arts. Lives and works in Beijing.

Untitled
1997
Oil on canvas
66 x 57 in.

Zhang Hongzhan
Born 1942, Dalian, Liaoning Province. Graduated 1968, Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang. Lives and works in Shenyang.

Sun Guoqi and Zhang Hongzhan:
Divert Water from the Milky Way Down
1973–74
Oil on canvas
72 x 124 in.

Zhang Huan
Born 1965, Anyang, Henan Province. Graduated 1988, Henan University, Kaifeng; 1993, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in New York and Shanghai. Artist’s website: http://www.zhanghuan.com/

Family Tree
2000
9 color photographs
50 x 40 in. each

Zhang O
Born 1976, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province. Graduated 2000, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing; 2001, Central St. Martins School of Art, London; 2004, Royal College of Art, London. Lives and works in Beijing and New York. Artist’s website: http://web.mac.com/zhang_o/

Horizons
2005
21 color photographs
40 x 36 in. each

Zhang Peili
Born 1957, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province. Graduated 1984, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou. Member of Hangzhou Pond Society artist group, 1986. Lives and works in Hangzhou.

Untitled
1988
Oil on canvas;
39 1/2 x 52 1/2 in.

Water: Standard Pronunciation Ci Hi (Sea of Words)
1992
Video, color, sound, 10 minutes

Zhang Xiaogang
Born 1958, Kunming, Yunnan Province. Graduated 1982, Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, Chongqing. Member of Art Group of Southwest China, 1988. Lives and works in Beijing and Chengdu.

Red Child
2005
Oil on canvas
78 x 120 in.

Bloodline Series
1997
Oil on canvas
59 x 75 in.

Zhao Bandi
Born 1966, Beijing. Graduated 1988, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Lives and works in Beijing.

A Tale of Love Gone Wrong for Pandaman
2003
Video, black-and-white, sound, 15 minutes

Block SARS, Defend the Homeland
2003
C-print
Approx. 36 x 54 in.

Zheng Guogu
Born 1970, Yangjiang, Guangdong Province. Graduated 1992, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts. Lives and works in Yangjiang.

Computer Is Controlled by Pig’s Brain
2006
Embroidery on fabric
Approx. 60 x 108 in.

Zhou Tiehai
Born 1966, Shanghai. Graduated 1987, Fine Arts School of Shanghai University. Lives and works in Shanghai.

Press Conference III
1996
Gouache on paper
114 in. x 13 ft.

Placebo series
2001
Airbrush on canvas
5 paintings, dimensions variable

Li Bai (Tonic series)
2002
Airbrush on canvas
86 x 28 in.

Zhou Xiaohu
Born 1960, Changzhou, Jiangsu Province. Graduated 1989, Sichuan Academy of Fine Arts, Chongqing. Lives and works in Changzhou and Beijing.

Parade
2003; installation: clay figures and video
29 ft. x 87 in.

Zhu Jinshi
Born 1954, Beijing. A factory worker in the 1970s, he studied after hours with older artists. Member of the artists’ group Stars (Xingxing), 1980–82. Lives and works in Beijing and Berlin.

Bamboo Shoot
1979
Oil on canvas
18 x 14 3/4 in.

Zhuang Hui
Born 1963, Yumen, Gansu Province. Lives and works in Beijing.

Entire pupils and teachers of Wu Tang Gou Primary School, 19.3.1997
1997
Black-and-white photograph
8 in. x 28 in.

Entire Sales Staff of a Shopping Center
1997
Black-and-white photograph
8 in. x 61 in.

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