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1962 Born in Zhengzhou, Henan Province, China

1985 Graduate from Oil Painting Department, Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou

2017 Award of Art China "Artist of the Year Award"
2013 The second Yan Wenliang Art Award
2012 Chinese Contemporary Art Awards(CCAA) Lifetime Contribution Award

Solo Exhibitions (All | Selected)
2022 Geng Jianyi: Who is He?, Power Station of Art, Shanghai
2016 Stubborn Image, OCAT Shanghai, Shanghai
2015 East to the Bridge, OCAT Shenzhen, Shenzhen
Geng Jianyi: 2015 Summer, ShanghART, Shanghai
2013 Geng Jianyi-The Artist Researcher, ShanghART Singapore, Singapore
2012 Wu Zhi, Geng Jianyi Works 1985-2008, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
Yellow Signal, New Media in China, The Belkin Art Gallery and Walter C. Koerner Library, Vancouver, Canada
2008 Excessive Transition, Geng Jianyi, ShanghART Beijing, Beijing
2006 Happy Pool, Geng Jianyi's Solo Exhibition, Shanghai
Book without Words, Geng Jianyi New York Solo Exhibition, Chambers Fine Art, New York, U.S.A.
2004 Useless, Geng Jianyi Solo Exhibition, BizArt, Shanghai
Works from the Last 10 Years, ShanghART Fuxing Park, Shanghai
2001 Watermarks, ShanghART Fuxing Park, Shanghai
1999 Impossible to Name, ShanghART Fuxing Park, Shanghai
1993 Marriage Law, Interactive Performance, Mogan Middle School, Hangzhou
1990 Building No.5, Hangzhou
1988 Forms and Certificates, Performance at the first Meeting of China's Contemporary Art, Huangshan (Yellow Mountain), Anhui
1987 Tap Water Factory, Installation, Hangzhou

Group Exhibitions (All | Selected)
2022 Path, ShanghART Beijing, Beijing
Refocusing on the Medium, The Rise of East Asia Video Art, Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing
2021 A Show About Nothing, By Art Matters, Hangzhou
M+ Sigg Collection: From Revolution to Globalisation, M+ Museum, Hong Kong
2020 Refocusing on the Medium, The Rise of East Asia Video Art, OCAT, Shanghai
Learning What Can’t Be Taught, AAA Library, Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong
The 5th Documentary Exhibition of Fine Arts - Physis: Production of Nature, Human and Technology, Hubei Museum of Art; Fine Arts Literature Art Center, Wuhan
Waves and Echoes, A Process of Re-contemporarization in Chinese Art Circa 1987 Revisited, Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing
Duration: Chinese Art in Transformation, Beijing Mingsheng Art Museum, Beijing
2019 The Kind Stranger, UNArt Center, Shanghai
Summer Wind Flirts among Words, ShanghART, Shanghai
Artist Trio Show: Geng Jianyi, Liang Shaoji and Apichatpong Weerasethakul, ShanghART Beijing, Beijing
Daybreak, The Barn Contemporary Art Space, Shenzhen
5th Collectors’ Contemporary Collaboration, Pao Galleries, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
Side Lanes, ShanghART, Shanghai
2018 White Flash, ShanghART Beijing, Beijing
Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Spain
Art Patrons, Qiao Space & Tank Shanghai Project Space, Shanghai
Avant-grade Shanghai: 30 Year Literature Exhibition of Shanghai Contemporary Art (1979-2010), Mingyuan Art Museum, Shanghai
As A Reason for December 12th, Hangzhou
2017 The Reason Why Classic Is, Artron Art Center, Shenzhen
Mass Energy 1862 HBC Contemporary Art Exhibition, Shipyard 1862, Shanghai
Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, U.S.A.
Physical Theatre, ShanghART, Shanghai
Chinese Contemporary Art 2016, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing
57th Fondazione La Biennale di Venezia, VIVA ARTE VIVA, Venice, Italy
The Modern Look, Part I, Modern Art Base, Shanghai
2016 20, Fosun Foundation, Shanghai
Holzwege, ShanghART, Shanghai
Why the Performance?, McaM, Shanghai
The Uncertain, or the Shelved..., ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai
The Uncertain, or the Shelved..., ShanghART Main Space, Shanghai
Group Exhibition: How Should I Explain to You, ShanghART Beijing, Beijing
Variationes, 10 Corso Como Gallery - Top Floor, Shanghai
2015 The Civil Power, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing
Paper, ShanghART Singapore, Singapore
Breaking the Image——Methods in the Treatment of Imagery by Contemporary Artists from China, Si Shang Art Museum, Beijing
The System of Objects, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
Grain to Pixel, A Story of Photography in China, Shanghai Center of Photography, Shanghai
2014 Gwangju Biennale 2014, Gangju, Korea
Hans van Dijk: 5000 Names, UCCA, Beijing; Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
15 Years Chinese Contemporary Art Award (CCAA), Power Station of Art, Shanghai
Re-View, Opening Exhibition of Long Museum West Bund, Long Museum West Bund, Shanghai
5 Plus, ShanghART Beijing, Beijing
Starlight, ShanghART Main Space, Shanghai
2013 85·85, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou
Clutch, ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai
Portrait of the Times, 30 Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Power Station of Art, Shanghai
2012 Art from the Wind Blew in Henan Province, Young Contemporary Art Invitational Exhibition, Henan Art Museum, Henan
Queen LiLi's Garden, BIRD HEAD, CHEN Xiaoyun, GENG Jianyi, LIANG Yue, SUN Xun, YANG Fudong Video& Photography, ShanghART Main Space, Shanghai
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, Contemporary Visions on China, Taipei
Uninkable, TOP Contemporary Art Center, Shanghai
The Seventh Shenzhen Sculpture Biennale, Accidental Message: Art is Not a System, Not a World, OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shenzhen
2011 Moving Image in China: 1988-2011, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
GENG Jianyi, WU Shanzhuan, YANG Fudong: Waterworks, ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai
Out of the Box, The Threshold of Video Art in China (1984-1998), Guangdong Times Museum, Guangzhou
2010 Out of the Box, The Threshold of Video Art in China, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing
Dial 62761232, A Document On A Contemporary Art Event, ShanghART Taopu, Shanghai
Reshaping History: Chinart from 2000-2009, Special Documenta, China National Convention Center, Beijing
Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
2009 Bourgeoisified Proletariat, Contemporary Art Exhibition in Songjiang, Shanghai Songjiang Creative Studio, Shanghai
First Annual Conference of Collectors of Chinese Contemporary Art, Hejingyuan Art Museum, Beijing
Warm Up, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
Blackboard, ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai
2008 Artseason, The Third China New Media Art Festival, China Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou
Writing on the Wall, Chinese New Realism and Avant-Garde in the Eighties and Nineties, The Groninger Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands
The Real Thing, Contemporary Art from China, IVAM, Valencia, Spain
2007 85 New Wave, The Birth of Chinese Contemporary Art, UCCA, Beijing
Negative Re-action, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai
Deviate, The 1st Anhui Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Gold Zone, Hefei, Anhui
New Directions from China, [], Basel, Switzerland
The Real Thing, Contemporary Art from China, Tate Liverpool, U.K.
2006 It's All Right, Contemporary Art Exhibition, Hu Qing Tang Museum of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Hangzhou
Thirty-Eight Solo Exhibitions, Creative Garden, Shanghai
Microcosm, Chinese Contempory Art, Macao Museum of Art (Macao Culture Centre), Macao
2005 The Second Guangzhou Triennial Self Organisation, BizART: How to Turn Guangzhou into Shanghai, Xinyi International Club, Guangzhou
Zooming into Focus, Contemporary Chinese Photography and Video from the Haudenschild Collection, National Art Museum of China, Beijing
Something Is Happening!, Maple-poplar Woods - In Orioles Singing in the Willows Park, Hangzhou
Montpellier / Chine: MC1 Biennale international, The First International Biennial of Contemporary Chinese Art Montpellier-China, Montpellier, France
2004 Maze - 2004 Chinese New Media Art Festival, China Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou
5th Shanghai Biennale, Techniques of the Visible, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
Dial 62761232 (Express Delivery Exhibition), Contemporary Art Exhibition, BizArt, Shanghai
2002 Synthetic Reality, Video & image works show of Chinese Artist, East Modern Art Center, Beijing
The First Guangzhou Trienniale - Reinterpretation: A Decade of Experimental Chinese Art (1990-2000), Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou
Quick Look!, Shanghai Zhejiang Jiangsu Anhui Contemporary Art Exhibition, Consulate General of Switzerland, Shanghai
4th Gwangju Biennial, Gwangju, Korea
Paris - Pekin, Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Espace Pierre Cardin, Paris, France
2001 Living in Time, 29 Contemporary Artists from China, National galerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum fuer Gegenwartskunst, Berlin, Germany
Mantic Ecstasy, Digital Image and Video Art, Hangzhou; Shanghai; Beijing
Project for Skulptur Biennale 2001, Munster Land, Germany
Gallery Opening, Goedhuis Contemporary, New York, U.S.A.
As Long as They Catch Mice..., Munkeruphus Gallery, Mumkerphus, Danmark
2000 Global Conceptualism, Points of Origin, 1950s-1980s, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, U.S.A.
Home?, Contemporary Art Exhibition, Yuexing Furniture Plaza, Shanghai
Exit, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK
1999 1999 Global Conceptualism, Points of Origin, 1950s-1980s, Queens Museum of Art,New York, U.S.A
Art for Sale, Shanghai Plaza, Shanghai
Unveiled Reality, Contemporary photography of China, Art Beatus Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Cities on the Move 4, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
Cities on the Move 5, Hayward Gallery, London, U.K.
1998 Jiangnan: Modern and Contemporary Art from South of the Yangzi River, Vancouver, Canada
Two Contemporary Artists from China, Geng Jianyi, Zhou Tiehai, Presentation House Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Inside Out, New Chinese Art, Asia Society Galleries & P.S.1, New York; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art & Asian Art Museum, San Francisco; Tacoma Art Museum & Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.; Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Monterrey, Mexico; Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong
China! Touring Exhibition, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
1997 Immutability and Fashion, Chinese Contemporary Art in the Midst of Changing Surroundings, Kirin Art Space Harajuku, Tokyo; Kirin Plaza, Osaka; Altium, Fukuoka, Japan
Another Long March, Chinese Conceptual Art in the 1990', Chasse Kazerne, Fundament Foundation, Breda, The Netherlands
Cities on the Move 1, Exhibition of Asian Art, Secession, Vienna, Austria
Cities on the Move 2, CAPC, Musee d' Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France
Cities on the Move 3, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, U.S.A.
Contemporary Photographic Art from China, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Germany
1996 Artists from ART/OMI, 1995, Coffin Creek, Australia
China Now, Gallery Littmann Kunstprojekte, Basel, Switzerland
China - Aktuelles aus 15 Ateliers, Munich, Germany
Image and Phenomena, 96' Video Art Exhibition, Gallery of China Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou
1995 Open Your Mouth, Close Your Eyes, Beijing-Berlin Art Communication, Art Museum of Capital Normal University, Beijing
Art/Omi, International Artists' Residency 1995, Omi, Ghent, New York, U.S.A.
Configure 2, Dialog Der Kulturen, Erfurt, Germany
Des Pais del Centre, Avantguardes Artistiques Xineses, Santa Monica Art Centre, Barcelona, Spain
45 Degrees as a Reason, Conceptual Collaboration Work Organized by Geng Jianyi with Artists from Hangzhou-Shanghai-Beijing, Artist`s Private Home, Shanghai; Beijing; Hangzhou
1994 Agreed to the Date 26 Nov.1994 as a Reason, Conceptual Collaboration Work with Artists from Hangzhou-Shanghai-Beijing, Artist Apartment, Shanghai; Hangzhou; Beijing
1993 45th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale - Cardinal Points of the Arts, Venice, Italy
Grande Delubro L'Arte, Erice, Italy
Arte Domani Punti di Vista 1993, San Matteo Hospital, Spoleto, Italy
China Avant-garde, Touring Exhibition, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Hildesheim Art Gallery, Germany; Kunsthall Rotterdam, The Netherlands; Brandts Klaederfabrik, Odense, Denmark; Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, U.K.
China's New Art, Post-1989, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
1992 Recent Works, Zhang Peili and Geng Jianyi - Paintings and Installations, The Den, Beijing
1991 Garage Show, The Actuality Of The Experience At The Moment, Education Congress Hall, Shanghai
Exhibition of Recent Works by ZHANG Peili and GENG Jianyi, Beijing
1990 Salon de la Jeune Peinture, Grand Palais, Paris, France
I don't Want to Play Cards with Cezanne, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, California, U.S.A.
1989 China / Avant-Garde Art Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, Beijing
1988 '88 Exhibition of Works of Invited Artists, The Gallery of Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou
1987 Beyond the Open Door - Contemporary Paintings from the People's Republic of China, Asia Pacific Art Museum, Pasadena, California, USA
1986 Pond Association, Hangzhou
1985 New Space '85, The Gallery of Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou

Projects (All | Selected)
2018 Condo Shanghai 2018, ShanghART, ShanghaiBldg 8, Westbund, Shanghai
2004 Taidi Villa in Helan Mountain Project, Jinshan County, Helan Mountain, Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, Yinchuan
1997 Stir Fry – A Video Curator’s Dispatches from China, Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Guangzhou

Art Institvte Chicago, Chicago, U.S.A
CBW Collection, Taiwan
M+Collection, Hong Kong
Tate Collection, London, U.K.
Hammer Museum, Gift of the Haudenschild Collection, Los Angeles, U.S.A.
Marianne Brouwer & Chris Driessen Fundament Foundation at Chassé Kazerne, Breda, Netherlands
Uli Sigg Collection, Switzerland


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