1965

Born in Anhui, China

1988

Graduated from the Shanghai Drama Institute, Stage Art Department

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2019

Xue Song: Phoenix Art from the Ashes, Long Museum, Shanghai

 

2016

 

Xue Song: The Mountain Echoes, ShanghART Singapore, Singapore

 

2015

 

New World, XUE Song's Works, K.Gallery, Chengdu

 

2013

 

The Fragment Time, Xi'an Art Museum, Xi'an

 

XUE Song, New Shanghai Style Paintings, MoCA, Singapore

 

Xue Song Works Collection Exhibition, J.P. Art Center, Gaoxiong, Taiwan

 

2012

 

Art Sanya The Exhibition of XUE Song, Sanya

2011

 

Xue Song: Piercing Through History and the Fashion, A Retrospective from 1988-2011, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

2010

 

A Fashion, Or the History?, The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan

2009

 

To Review is to Learn Something New: Xue Song Solo Exhibition, ShanghART 796 Huaihai Road, Shanghai

 

Looking Back: Deconstruction Classics, Xue Song Portfolio, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

2008

 

Xue Song: A Tale of Modern Time, Kwai Fung Hin, Hong Kong

 

XUE Song Solo Exhibition, Chinese Contemporary Art Gallery, New York, U.S.A.

 

2007

 

Xue Song Solo Exhibition, ArtChina, Hamburg, Germany

 

Xue Song, 2007 Solo Exhibition, Chen Linghui Contemporary Space, Beijing

 

 

Xue Song Solo Exhibition, ShanghART Main Space, Shanghai

2006

Xue Song, Refined Nest Gallery, Shanghai

 

Xue Song Solo Exhibition, Dimensions Art Center, Beijing

 

2005

 

Xue Song Solo Exhibition, Chinese Contemporary Gallery, London, U.K.

2003

 

The Scenery and Fashion of Today, Xue Song 2003 New Works, ShanghART Fuxing Park, Shanghai

 

XUE Song Solo Exhibition, Media Center of Audi, Shanghai

 

Xue Song, Gallery du Monde, Hong Kong

 

Xue Song, Walsh Gallery, Chicago

 

2002

 

Ver Da Ga, Xue Song 2002 Fashion Series, ShanghART Fuxing Park, Shanghai

 

2001

 

Xue Song, Galerie du Monde, Hong Kong

 

Xue Song Solo Show, Chinese Contemporary Art Gallery, London, U.K.

2000

 

Standing on the Shoulder of Giants, Xue Song's New Works, ShanghART Fuxing Park, Shanghai

 

1999

 

Xue Song, Chinese Contemporary, London, U.K.

 

Xue Song, Art 50, Cosco Building/Novotel Atlantis Hotel, Shanghai

 

1997

 

Paintings by Xue Song, Gallery du Monde, Hong Kong

 

Xue Song, Gallery Ilse Lommel, Leverkusen, Germany

 

1996

 

Xue Song Solo Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

1992

 

Paintings by Xue Song, British Embassy, Beijing

 

 

 

Group Exhibitions

 

 

2019

 

Summer Wind Flirts among Words, ShanghART, Shanghai

Daybreak, The Barn Contemporary Art Space, Shenzhen

 

Side Lanes, ShanghART, Shanghai

 

2018

 

Reshaping of Experience, Half Image, Shanghai

 

Sense of Paper - Melting Point, L+ Space, Shanghai

 

2017

 

Osmosis Symbiosis, Art Museum of SPSI, Shanghai

 

The Reason Why Classic Is, Artron Art Center, Shenzhen

 

Mass Energy 1862 HBC Contemporary Art Exhibition, Shipyard 1862, Shanghai

 

From Pop Art to New Media, ShanghART Singapore, Singapore

 

2016

 

The Uncertain, or the Shelved..., ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai

 

The Uncertain, or the Shelved..., ShanghART Main Space, Shanghai

 

An Art Banquet, Shanghai Contemporary Artists' Painting and Sculpture Exhibition, Chun Art Museum, Shanghai

 

Sense& Sensibility, 10 Contemporary Artists, ZART Center, Shanghai

 

2015

 

City Vision, 2015 Shanghai Artists' Works Exhibition, Cloud Art Center, Shanghai

 

Art Historical Flashbacks - Another Path in Chinese Contemporary Art Museum, Elion Art Gallery, Beijing

 

Eight Views of Taiwan - Loftyart Gallery Reopening Exhibition, Loftyart Gallery, Taiwan

 

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

 

Harmony and Transition—Reflecting Chinese Landscapes, Marta Herford Art Museum, Herford, Germany

 

Paper, ShanghART Singapore, Singapore

 

Opening Exhibition LinGang Art Museum, LinGang Art Museum, Shanghai

 

The System of Objects, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai

 

China Pop: Xue Song & Wei Guangqing, Pacific Heritage Museum, San Francisco

 

Open Minds - Works On Paper 2015, K Gallery, Chengdu

 

A Tale of Two Cities, The Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai

 

Blend In, Ningbo Art Museum, Ningbo

2014

 

Secret Signs - Calligraphy in Chinese Contemporary Art, Deichtorhallen Art Museum, Hamburg

 

1960, Springs Center Art, Beijing

 

The First Xinjiang International Art Biennial of China, Xinjiang International Exhibition Center, Xinjiang

 

New Cultural Identity - Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Art, Chinese Cultural Center of Sydney, Sydney

2013

 

Ethics as the DNA Art - The Ninth Florence Biennial, Fortezza da Basso Exhibition Center, Florence

 

Prose - Chinese Character: The Impression of Chinese Character Art, Today Art Museum, Beijing

 

Portrait of the Times, 30 Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Power Station of Art, Shanghai

 

Transformation, Other Gallery, Shanghai

 

Non Visual, Upto Art Space, Shanghai

 

Beijing – Bucharest, New Sights in Chinese Contemporary Art, Muzeul Național de Artă Contemporană, Romania

 

Foundational Work II, ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai

 

Art 500, Halcyon Gallery, Shanghai

 

Foundational Work, ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai

 

2012

 

Images and Words: Since Magritte Era, The National Art Museum of China, Beijing

 

Re-History, Chinese Contemporary Art Invitation Exhibition, Hubei Museum of Art, Wuhan

 

Cultural Shanghai- A Return Oriented Towards the Future, 2012 Shanghai Gallery Alliance, Shanghai

 

Vision, Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Z-Art Center, Shanghai

 

Memory for River's South, Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Pan Shanghai Art Center, Shanghai

 

Taste of the East, Masterpieces of Chinese Art, How Art Museum Collection Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

Nature Attitude, 2012 Chinese Artists for Wildlife Conservation Moving Exhibition, Chongqing, Beijing, Shanghai

2011

 

Contemporary Art Exhibition Documentation Project II:" Let's Talk about Money--1st International Fax Art Exhibition in Shanghai 1996", ShanghART Taopu, Shanghai

 

Far Away Beauty Lingers, Other Gallery, Shanghai

 

China Dream, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing

 

A Pile of Passion, ShanghART Main Space, Shanghai

 

2010

 

Made in Popland, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea

 

Prose, Chinese Character, The Impression of Chinese Character Art, Today Art Museum, Beijing

 

Photo Exhibition of Contemporary Artists, Today Art Museum, Beijing

 

New Landscape Ink Painting in Motion, Leisure Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2009

 

Beijing - Havana, China contemporary art exhibition, Cuba Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba

 

In the 1980s-Wen Pulin Archive of Chinese Avant-garde Art Exhibition, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai

 

Fan Ceremony, Fine Arts Literature Art Centre, Wuhan

 

Normality, 2009 Art Works Show, New Space of Fine Arts Literature Art Center, Wuhan

 

On Paper, Group Show of ShanghART Artists, ShanghART, Shanghai

 

Retrospect and Exploration, Collection Exhibition from Fine Arts Literature Art Center, Hubei Province Art Museum, Wuhan

 

Fan Ceremony, Works On Paper, Yard Gallery, Shanghai

 

Beyond Words, Yan Club Arts Center, Beijing

 

Another Scene, Artists' Projects, Concepts and Ideas, ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai

2008

 

Lovely Blossoms and Full moon, YUZ Collection of Chinese Contemporary Art, YUZ Museum, Darmawangsa Square unit 31-33, The City Walk, JI. Darmawangsa VI&IX, Jakarta

 

Hypallage, The Post-Modern Mode of Chinese Contemporary Art, Hua Art Museum, Shenzhen, Guangdong

 

The World of Other's, A Contemporary Art Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai

 

UWANTART: The New Signature in Art, Special Inaugural Exhibition · Volume Two, UWANTART, Shanghai

 

Beijing-Athens: Contemporary Art from China, City of Athens, Technopolis, Greece

 

China New Vision, The Contemporary Collection of Shanghai Art Museum, Centro Arte Moderna e Contemporanea della Spezia, Italy

 

Blackbridge 08' Contemporary Art Exhibition, Art Gallery Blackbridge, Beijing

 

Masters, Exhibition for the 2nd Anniversary of Z-Art Center's Opening, Z-Art Center, Shanghai

 

New Chinese Contemporary, Melvin Art Museum, Florida, U.S.A.

 

2007

 

Chinese Contemporary Socart, Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

 

The Seven Plateaus, Ming Art Gallery, Beijing

 

Escapc by Crafty Scheme, Language Rescue form the Tradition ahd Revolution, Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing

 

Shanghai Carries On, Bunkamura Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

 

Chinese Contemporary Sotsart, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia

 

Contemporary Present, Shanghai Wu Jiaochang 800 Art Space Opening Exhibition, Wu Jiaochang 800 Art Space, Shanghai

 

2006

 

Z-art Center Opening Exhibition, Z-art Center, Shanghai

 

An Autumn of Opportunism, Art Museum of Fine Arts Literature Art Center, Wuhan

 

Reshaping Art 2006, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai

 

Limitation and Freedom, Art Center of 'Fine Arts Literature', Huhan, Hubei

2005

 

Shanghai 9+1!, Getting to Know Suzhou Creek Aritsts, Red Classic Art Museum, Nanjing

 

Alien Illusion, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

Mahjong, Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland

 

Awakening: La France Mandarine The French Influence on Chinese Art, Chinese Art Museum, Beijing

 

85 Tribute 2005-1985, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai

 

Orient, Modern Art in China, Madrid, Spain

2004

 

Dreaming of the Dragon's Nation, Contemporary Art from China, IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art), Dublin, Ireland

 

Awakening: La France Mandarine The French Influence on Chinese Art, Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center, Shanghai

 

Shanghai Abstract Art, Mingyuan Art Center, Shanghai

 

Beyond Dimensional Space, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai

 

Unrelated to Reality, Contemporary Chinese Art, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai

 

2003

 

Take a Seat, Artsea Studio & Gallery, Shanghai

2002

 

Quick Look!, Shanghai Zhejiang Jiangsu Anhui Contemporary Art Exhibition, Consulate General of Switzerland, Shanghai

 

Metaphysics 2002, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

Chinart, Museum Kuppersmuhle Sammlung Grothe, Germany; Museo Arts Contemporanea di Roma, Italy

 

Wind aus Shanghai - Kunst der Gegenwart aus Shanghai at Architekur Centrum Post an Stephansplatz, Sortierhalle, Hamburg, Germany

 

Ground Zero Material Art Invitational exhibition, Han Shang Shan Art Centre, Shanghai and Art Museum of China Central Art Institute, Beijing

 

Ost + West-China Contemporary Art Exhibition, Kuenstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria

 

Paris-Pekin, Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Espace Pierre Cardin, Paris, France

 

2001

 

Initial Image, Yibo Gallery, Shanghai

 

As Long as They Catch Mice..., Munkeruphus Gallery, Mumkerphus, Danmark

 

Metaphysics 2001, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

2000

 

2000 Shanghai, Walsh Gallery, Chicago, U.S.A.

 

Futuro, Chinese Contemporary Art, Contemporary Art Centre, Macau

 

Transcending Boundaries, MSU Art Gallery, Montclair State University, USA

 

Crossing Over, Walsh Gallery, Chicago, U.S.A.

1999

 

Fortune Global Forum, Contemporary Art Exhibition, Jinmao Podium Bldg., Shanghai

 

China 46, Contemporary Chinese Art, Shanghai; Taipei; Melbourne; Australia

 

New Idea of China Art Exhibition, Shanghai

 

Towards Materialism and That Sort of Beauty, Gallery of East China Normal University, Shanghai

 

BM99, Bienal da Maya, Maya Art Center, Portugal

 

1998

 

China! Touring Exhibition, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

 

Green Dog & Masters, Chinese Contemporary, London, UK

1997

 

China! Touring Exhibition of Modern Art, Artist's House, Vienna, Austria; Charlottenburg Exhibition Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark; Zacheta Modern Art Mudrum, Warsaw, Poland

 

Dream of China, '97 Chinese Contemporary Art, Yang Huang Art Museum, Beijing

 

People's Life in Big City, Shanghai

 

One Country, Two Perspectives, Reunification 1997. Interpretations, Hong Kong

1996

 

Shanghai Fax: Let's Talk about Money, International Fax Art Exhibition, Shanghai Huashan Professional School of Art Gallery, Shanghai

 

96' Chinese Modern Art Exhibition, Beijing

 

Beijing International Art Expo', Beijing International Exhibition Centre, Beijing

 

China!, Touring Exhibition, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany

 

1994

 

Annual Exhibition, East China Normal University, Shanghai

 

1993

 

4th Shanghai Youth Grand Fine Arts Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

Chinese Oil Paintings Biennale Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, Beijing

 

1988

 

2nd Shanghai Youth Grand Fine Arts Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

 

1987

 

Young Artists from Shanghai and Australia, Armidale Art Museum, Australia

 

 

 

Notable Collections

 

Bayer Material Science AG Asia Pacific, Hong Kong

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, United States

Central Ginza Museum, Tokyo, Japan

China Bank Regulatory Commission Shenzhen Office, Shenzhen, China

Chanliu Art Museum, Taipei

City of Dreams, Macau, China

Dow Jones & Company, United States

Dr. Uli Sigg Collection, Switzerland

Fondation Cartier pour l’Art contemporain, Paris, France

JP Morgan, Asia Pacific Headquarters, Hong Kong, China

Juming Museum, Taipei

Kunst Museum Bonn, Germany

Long Museum, Shanghai, China

Langham Hotel Shanghai XinTianDi, Shanghai, China

MGM Cotai, Macau

Museum of Contemporary Art Chengdu, China

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, United States

M+ Museum, Hong Kong, China

Nanjing Sifang Art Museum, China

National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

Nestle, Headquarters, Switzerland

Sammlung Goetz Museum, Munich, Germany

Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Shanghai Onehome Hotel, How Art Museum, China

Shanghai Wanda Region on the Bund, China

The Bank J. Safra Sarasin Ltd., Hong Kong, China  

The Bank of East Asia, Hong Kong

The Coca-Cola Company Asia Pacific, Shanghai, China

The Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation, Switzerland

The Westin Yilan Resort, Taipei

UBS, Hong Kong, China  

University of Southern California Pacific Asia Museum, Los Angeles, United States

W Hotel, Hong Kong, China

Xi’an Museum, Xi’an, China

Yuz Museum, Shanghai, China