1959

Born in Beijing, China

 

1993

 

Obtained Master of Fine Arts from Central Academy of Arts and Design

Present

 

Professor of the Department of Information Art & Design at Tsinghua University, Beijing

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

 

Beyond Description, Beyond Boundary - Paintings of Zhang Gong, Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China

2018

 

Mushroom Mushroom: Works by Zhang Gong, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

 

2016

 

The Watcher, Klein Sun Gallery, New York, USA

 

2014          

 

A Tale of Metropolis, Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China

2012          

 

Where We Go, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York, USA

Castle in the Sky, Eastation Gallery, Beijing, China

 

2011

 

Beijing · New York, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York, USA

 

2010

 

Miss Panda, Eli Klein Fine Art, New York, USA

 

2008

 

The Birth of Miss Panda, Gallery Artside, Beijing, China

 

2000

 

Zhang Gong, Palace Ridge Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

 

1996

 

A Boy with an Opened Heart, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China

 

1994          

 

Ideals and Idols of Beijing, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2018

The Unscene, Klein Sun Gallery, New York, USA

2017

 

Forms and Effects: Ukiyo-e to Anime, Krege Foundation Gallery, Ramapo College, Mahwah, New Jersey, USA

2013

 

Art Southampton, New York, USA

Ying, Ying Space, Beijing, China

2011         

 

Scenes from Within: Contemporary Art from China, Blackbridge Hall Gallery, Georgia College, Milledgeville, USA

2008

 

Hypallage, the Pass Modern Mode of Chinese Contemporary Art, The OCT Art & Design Gallery, Shenzhen, China

2006

 

Fiction Love, MOCA Shanghai, China

Fiction Love, Bund 18 Creative Center, Shanghai, China

Fiction Love—Ultra New Vision in Contemporary Art, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

2001

 

New Works Exhibition of Yue Minjun and Zhang Gong, The CourtYard Gallery, Beijing, China

 

1998

 

Exhibition of Chinese Artists, Gallery Marash, the Netherlands

 

1997         

 

8+8-1: Selected Paintings by 15 Contemporary Artists, Europe

 

1996

 

China!, Kunstmuseum, Bonn, Germany

 

1995

 

New Anecdotes of Social Talk, A Three-Man Show by Zhang Gong, Hong Hao and Liu Ye, Beijing International Art Palace Gallery, Beijing, China

Contemporary Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition - From Realism to Post-Modernism, Galerie Theoremes, Brussels, Belgium

1993

  

Oil Paintings by Painters of China, Russia and Switzerland, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong

 

 

Filmography

2009       Ms Red

Delta Edges: The Pearl River Delta Indie-Animation Screening Tour, Hong Kong, 2013

The 3rd Shadows Festival, Paris, France, 2010

The 6th INDPANDA International Short Films Festival, Hong Kong, 2010

CIFVF, Bookshop Café of Wallflower Press, London, UK, 2010

The 29th Brussels Animation Films Festival, Brussels, Belgium 2010

The 3rd Chongqing Independent Film and Video Festival, Chongqing, China, 2009

The 4th Beijing Independent Film Festival, Beijing, China, 2009

 

2006       The Perturbance of Mind

Short Film Festival, Japan, 2008

Official Panorama, the 15th Anima Mundi: International Animation Festival, Rio de Janeiro & Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2007

 

2005        Black Pig White Pig

Festival International du Film d'Animation d'Annecy, France, 2017

The 2nd Chongqing Independent Film and Video Festival, Chongqing, China, 2008

Cinémathèque Québécoise, showing of Chinese animated films, Montreal, Canada, 2008

Without Borders Film Festival, Rome, Italy, 2008

The 2nd Beijing Independent Film Festival, Beijing, China, 2007

The 8th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival, USA, 2007

London International Animation Festival, Curzon Cinema, London, UK, 2006

The 14th International Animation Festival of Brazil ANIMA MUNDI, Rio de Janeiro & Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2006

Melbourne International Animation Festival and Australian International Animation Festival, Melbourne, Australia, 2006

Official Panorama, The 30th Annecy Festival, France, 2006

The 11th Lyon Asian Film Festival, France, 2005

 

2004       The Bird

Without Borders Film Festival, Rome, Italy, 2008

TINDIRINDIS 2005 International Animated Film Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2005

The 11th International Short Film Festival in Drama, Athens, Greece, 2005

Short Film Festival, Japan, 2005

The 21st International Short Film Festival, Hamburg, Germany, 2005

The 24th ANIMA - Brussels Festival of Cartoon and Animated Films, Brussels, Belgium 2004

Awarded the 1st Public Award for the Best Short Film and Jury Award for the Best Short Film,

The 10th Asian Film Culture Festival, Lyon, France, 2004

Nominated for the Best Chinese Animated Film, Film Hua Biao Awards, China, 2004

Awarded in the 3rd CTVA Academy Awards, China, 2004

 

2003       Trees

TINDIRINDIS 2005 International Animated Film Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2005

Short Film Festival, Japan, 2005

Awarded the 2nd Public Award for Best Short Film, The 10th Asian Film and Culture Festival, Lyon, France, 2004

Awarded the 3rd CTVA Academy Awards, China, 2004

Awarded the Most Popular Film and Nominated for Best Produced Film, The 3rd Animation Academy Awards, Animation School of Beijing Film Academy, China, 2003