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Xieda Wang

1968   Born in Fushun, Liaoning Province, China

1996   Graduated from the Sculpture Department in China Academy of Art

Lives and works in Shanghai


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014   Wang Xieda, BolognaFiere SH Contemporary James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai

2013   Wang Xieda: Subject, Verb, Object, James Cohan Gallery New York, New York

2011   Sages’ Sayings: Wang Xieda Solo Exhibition, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai, Shanghai

2010   Arte Chino, Wang Xieda Solo Exhibition, Cuba Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana,


            “Wang Xieda”: Solo Exhibition, Institut Valencià d’Art Modern (IVAM), Spain

2009   Sages’ Sayings: Wang Xieda’s Art, Z – Art Center, Shanghai

2008   Sages’ Sayings: Wang Xieda’s Sculptures, Shanghai Sculpture Space, Shanghai

2007   Sages’ Sayings: Wang Xieda’s Sculptures, Yuandian Gallery, Shanghai


Selected Group Exhibitions

2015   Calligraphic Time and Space: Abstract Art in China, Power Station of Art, Shanghai

            The End of the world - The 4th Argentina Biennial (Bienal Fin Del Mundo), Argentina

2014   XV Sea Horizon – A Retrospect of Sea Horizon Painting and Sculpture Exhibition,

China Art Museum, Shanghai

            Pursuing Dream – Shanghai Sculpture Exhibition, Shanghai Sculpture Space

            Art Asia Shanghai 2014, Long Museum (West Bund), Shanghai

2013   Art 021, Shanghai

           Steep Trail: Contemporary Artists in the Footsteps of John Muir, St Andrews Museum,


           Art Basel Hong Kong, Hong Kong

           The International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art, EXPO Chicago, Chicago, U.S.A

2012   Shanghai International City Sculpture Exhibition, Daning Park, Shanghai

            Art Taipei 2012, James Cohan Gallery, Taipei

            Shanghai Cotemporary 2012 Art Fair, Shanghai Exhibition Center James Cohan Gallery,


            Now Ink – Special Project at SH Contemporary 2012, Shanghai Exhibition Center,


            HK International Art Fair, James Cohan Gallery, Hong Kong

            Selected Works, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai

2011   Wordscape Poetry Project 2011 – The Inaugural Exhibition of Contemporary Art and Poetry, OCT                Art and Design Gallery, Shenzhen

SH Contemporary 11, Shanghai Exhibition Center James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai

            At the End of the World Biennale, Ushuaia, Argentina

            Tao of Nature – 2011 Chinese Abstract Art Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art,


            Sea Level – Paintings & Sculptures Invitation Exhibition 2010, Shanghai Oil Painting and

Sculpture Institute, Shanghai

2010   The way of Abstract – 2010 Sea Level – Paintings & Sculpture Exhibition, Shanghai Oil

Sculpture Institute, Shanghai

            Korea – China Contemporary Art Exchange, Zaha Museum, Seoul, Korea

            Artour – O the Must, Museo Nazionale Alinari della Fotografia, Museo Archeologico,

Museo di Santa Maria Novella and more, Firenze, Italy

2009   SH Contemporary 09, Shanghai Exhibition Center Fuxing Gallery, Shanghai

             Group Exhibition of Young Artists, M Art Center, Shanghai

2008   Shanghai Exhibition of China Sculptures Exhibition, Changfeng Ecological District, Shanghai

             Distance: Nine Plus One Contemporary Art Exhibition, Bund Art Museum, Shanghai

             Look on: Contemporary Water – Ink Exhibition, Tushanwan Art Museum, Shanghai

2007   Famous Artists’ Recommendations: Shanghai Excellent Young Sculptors’ Work Exhibition,

Xuhui Art Museum, Shanghai

2005   The 1st Shanghai International City Sculpture Biennale, Ming Yuan Art Center, Shanghai

1999   Shanghai Youth Fine Art Exhibition, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai

1989   National Calligraphy, Shandong Museum, Jinan