Liao Guohe
  • About
  • Biography
  • Exhibitions
  • Artworks
    • Painting
    • Installation
  • Liao Guohe
  • Birthdate: 1977
    Birthplace: India | Calcutta
    Gender: Male
    Lives and Works in: China | Hunan
    Liao Guohe (b.1977, Calcutta, India), graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB, Mechanical Drafting, and Hunan Normal University, Special Education, lives and works in Changsha. Liao Guohe expounds obscure, satirical criticism about contemporary culture through his signature, discordant yet enchanting painting style.

    His recent solo shows include Instant Morality at BANK, Shanghai, 2014; Satisfaction Guaranteed at Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing, 2014; Liao Guohe, Ten Thousand Houses at Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, 2016. His work has also been featured in 2016 Montreal Biennial; Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Milan; PARA SITE, Hong Kong; Power Station of Art, Shanghai and Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, etc.
    -2001    University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB, Mechanical Drafting
       Hunan Normal University, Special Education
  • Biography
  • Liao Guohe

    1977   Born in Calcutta, India

    Now    Lives and Works in Changsha, Hunan



    2001   Graduated from University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB, Mechanical Drafting


    Solo Exhibitions:

    2016   Liao Guohe, Ten Thousand Houses, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, China

    2015   Gold Rush, Paramount Ranch, Los Angeles, USA 

    2014   Fu Project, ART021, Shanghai, China

               Satisfaction Guaranteed, Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing

               Instant Morality, BANK, Shanghai

    2013   Bananas, Eggplants, Meet Pattles, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing

    2012   Popular Painting, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing

    2011    Shameless, Platform China, Beijing

    2010    Liao Guohe, Magician Space, Beijing

                Ukrainian, Shopping Gallery, Shanghai

    2008    Quietly Appeared Commercial Salon,i.e. Useless King on the Shore of the Fools, Wu Shanzhuan, Wang Xingwei and Liao Guohe Creation Selling Exhibition, Shopping Gallery, Shanghai


    Group Exhibitions:

    2016   Le Grand Balcon, Museé d'art contemporain de Montréal, Canada

               SNACKS, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China

    2015   The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly, NICODIM GALLERY, Los Angeles, USA

               Jing Shen - The act of painting in contemporary China, Padiglione d‘Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy

               Drawing•Art of Re-Zuo, Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts, Nanjing

               The BANK Show, Vive le Capital, Bank, Shanghai,China

               A Hundred Years of Shame – Songs of Resistance and Scenarios for Chinese Nations, PARA SITE, Hong Kong 

    2014   Boredom is the Beginning of Action..., L-Art Gallery, Chengdu, China

               Ministry of Truth II: The Factitious and its Realm, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, China

               Conscious: Twelve views on painting, TANG Contemporary Art, Beijing

               Art in the City Project, BANK, Chi K11 art space, Shanghai

               Given, NUOART, Beijing

    2013   PAINT(erly), BANK, Shanghai

               Archipelago, V-Art Center, Shanghai

               The Picture Show, ANTENNA SPACE, Shanghai

               The Overlapping Reflection, ZhuJiajiao Contemporary Art Exhibition, Shanghai

               Rural Poetics, Gland, Beijing

    2012   The Worst Exhibition, Gland, Beijing

    2011    dAfT, Shanghai Gallery of Art

    2010    Relative To The Naive Art Style, Fine Arts Literature Art Center, Wuhan

                A Close-up Focus on Chinese Contemporary Art Trends, Platform China, Beijing

    2009    Contemporary Art In SongJiang--Bourgeois Oriented Proletariat, Creative Workshop, Shanghai

    2005    Amsterdam Erotic Art Exhibition, Amsterdam, Netherlands

    2003    LiuYang Poetry Reciting Meeting, International Customs Of Liuyang, Liuyang

    2001    Tennessee Catharine Molding Festival, Tennessee

  • Exhibitions
      Jul 14, 2017 - Aug 30, 2017
      Opening: Jul 14, 2017 06:00 Friday
      Artists: Austin Lee, Dan Er, Dubravka Vidović, Fang Wei, Geng Yini, Hadas Zucker , Heidi Voet, Jin Shan, Liao Guohe, Liu Yin, Ma Daha, Patty Chang, Polit-Sheer-Form Office, Rafael Rozendaal, Sun Daliang, Wang Qifeng, Wang Rui, Wang Xiaohui, Yang Fan, Zhang Xin, Zheng Haozhong, Zhou Ming
      • Group Exhibitions
    • "Gold Rush" @ Paramount Ranch Fair
      Jan 30, 2016 - Jan 31, 2016
      Opening: Jan 30, 2016 10:00 Saturday
      Artist: Liao Guohe
      • Art Fairs
    • The Bank Show
      Mar 29, 2015 - May 24, 2015
      Opening: Mar 29, 2015 15:00 Sunday
      Artists: Aernout Mik, Cai Guoqiang, Chen Shaoxiong, Chen Tianzhuo, Christoph Draeger, Denyi Studio, Dieter Meier, Double Fly , Gianni Motti, Heidi Voet, Javier Viver, Kelvin B. Lee, Liao Guohe, Marcus Yee and Heman Chong, Orit Ben-Shitrit, Paul Chan, Rainer Ganahl , The Raqs Media Collective, Wang Sishun, Xu Zhen, Zhang O, Zhao Yao
      • Group Exhibitions
    • Instant Morality
      May 18, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014
      Opening: May 18, 2014 Sunday
      Artist: Liao Guohe
      • Solo Exhibitions
    • Paint(er)ly
      Sep 27, 2013 - Dec 1, 2013
      Opening: Sep 27, 2013 18:00 Friday
      Artists: Chun Ouyang, Fang Wei, Gang Zhao, Geng Yini, Jin Shan, Liao Guohe, Martin Murphy, Monika Bravo
      • Group Exhibitions
  • Artworks
    • Fortune, Liberty, Justice, Fairness | Liao Guohe

      Painting | acrylic on canvas | 50 × 60 cm | 2014

    • Swan begs three assholes | Liao Guohe

      Painting | Acrylic on canvas | 220 × 192 cm | 2013

    • Untitled (Car, Tunnel, Sycee) | Liao Guohe

      Painting | Acrylic and spray paint on canvas | 186 × 228 cm | 2015

    • The Party's Policy Is Good | Liao Guohe

      Painting | Acrylic on canvas | 40 × 50 cm | 2010

    • The Gold Sycee | Liao Guohe

      Painting | Acrylic on canvas | 50 × 60 cm | 2009

    • Gold | Liao Guohe

      Painting | Acrylic on canvas | 40 × 50 cm | 2010

    • Corruption Makes people Blush, Innocence Is Just Like A Dove | Liao Guohe

      Painting | Acrylic and spray paint on canvas | 175 × 228 cm | 2015

    • Feeling grateful because of you | Liao Guohe

      Installation | Installation | 253x136x79cm, 176x126x90cm | 2011

    • B❤ | Liao Guohe

      Installation | Installation, metal, enamel | 165x135x55cm,65x48x53cm | 2015

    • Responsibilities (Whip, Ball) | Liao Guohe

      Painting | Acrylic on canvas | 205 × 205 cm | 2009