Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts,
- 10.17, 2018
Lin Aojie, born in Guangzhou in 1986, received his B.A. in Oil Painting Department, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts. He currently lives and works in Guangzhou.
Lin Aojie’s artistic practice employs diverse artistic mediums such as video art, installation, painting, photography and etc. Lin’s work, in most cases, departs from a personal experience and expands into the power of the art system, the relationship between art and the artist, and the boundary on the notion of understanding through witty approaches. Other than his personal practice, in 2011, he founded the Double Color Ball Group with artist Yu Yiyi that made a works with the focus on “how to become wealthy”. In 2015, artists Cai Huansheng, Yu Yiyi, Lai Zhijie, Chen Pai’an founded the official account on WeChat, 3dgroup, that aims at making works of art at “low cost, low tech and minimal returns”. Recent solo exhibition includes: “If You Throw Enough Mud at the Wall, None of It Will Stick’’, A+Contemporary, Shanghai , China(2017). Recent group shows include: “Big Workout”, Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts, Nanjing (2018); “Shared Narrative(s)”, ShanghART S-Space, Beijing (2018); “Drawing Pogo”, Taikang Space, Beijing (2017), etc.