Chen Yanyin
Shadow B
Bronze 2000
16 x 13 x 32 cm




Chen Yanyin
Acrobatics A
Bronze 2000
4 x 31 x 15 cm
Chen Yanyin
Acrobatics B
Bronze 2000
7 x 30 x 19 cm
Chen Yanyin
Northener in Shanghai
Bronze 2000
18 x 16 x 24 cm
Chen Yanyin
Parents repose high hopes in their children A
Bronze 2000
18 x 31 x 12 cm
Chen Yanyin
Public Telephone 5-C
Bronze 2000
44 x 5 x 13 cm
Chen Yanyin
Public Telephone 5-D
Bronze 2000
44 x 6 x 12 cm

1958 Born in Shanghai
1988 Graduated from China National Academy of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department
Lives and works in Shanghai
Selected Solo Exhibition
2000 Diary, Sidney, Australia
1994 Box Series, Shanghai Oil Painting and Sculpture Institute, Shanghai
Selected Group Exhibitions
2003 "Junction-Chinese Contemporary Architecture of Art", Lianyang Architecture Art Museum, Shanghai"
2000 Shanghai Biennale, (curated by Hou Hanru, Toshio Shimizu, Zhang Qing, Li Xu),
Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
"Discrepancy between One Idea" showed at The Rose Crossing, Singapore
1999 "Diary" showed at The Rose Crossing, Hong Kong
1998 "Starting Point" showed at Half of the Sky, Frauen Museum, Bonn, Germany
"Discrepancy between One Idea" showed at Jiangnan, Vancouver, Canada
1997 "Discrepancy between One Idea" showed at Inside Documenta, Kassel, Germany
"Ear Testing" showed at The Now Long Journey of China, The Netherlands
"The Last Chance"  & "Door" showed at China Travel, Hong Kong
"Enlightening Look for a Reason", "Report of Emotional Experimentation", "The Memory of a Conversation", showed at the exhibition Go Through the Plane, China
1996 "Discrepancy between One Idea" showed at The Second Asia-Pacific Triennial, Brisbane, Australia
"Box- -Starting Point" showed at Container 96 C Art across Oceans, Copenhagen, Denmark
1995 "Discrepancy between One Idea" showed at There People Exhibition, Beijing
1995 "Box- -5 Abortion", "Box- -7", "Box- -Starting Point", showed at The East, The Danish Woman's Museum
"Wind and Door, 45 is Yes and No" showed at 45 Degrees as a Reason, Conceptual  
Collaboration Work Organized by Geng Jianyi with Artists from Hangzhou-Shanghai-   Beijing
"Membrane" showed at The Language of Installation Art, Shanghai
1994 "Report of Emotional Experimentation" written on November 26th 1994, showed at 45 Degrees as a Reason, Conceptual Collaboration Work Organized by Geng Jianyi with Artists from Hangzhou-Shanghai-Beijing
1990 "Trouble Series" showed at the Exhibition The Third Horizon of Sea, Shanghai
1989 "Old Woman" showed at The Seventh China Art Exhibition, Beijing
"Weiqi" showed at The Second Sport Art Exhibition, Beijing
1986 "Love" showed at The First Sport Art Exhibition, Beijing
Installations in public spaces
1985 "Student" built in Hang Zang
1986 "Seagull" built in Hang Zang
1990 "Monument of Workers motion of Nine-Three
1994 "Monument of People's Hero" built in the Wang Pu Park, Shanghai
1996 "Trees"built in the East Harbour, Shanghai
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