Chen Tianzhuo
  • About
  • Biography
  • Exhibitions
  • Artworks
    • Painting
    • Installation
    • Performance
    • Photography
    • New Media
    • Video
  • Chen Tianzhuo
  • Birthdate: 1985
    Birthplace: China | Beijing
    Gender: Male
    Lives and Works in: China | Beijing
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    About:
    Born in 1985, Chen Tianzhuo currently lives and works in Beijing and Shanghai, China. After graduating from the Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London, England, he studied at the Chelsea College of Art and Design in London, England and received a Master of Arts degree. As a younger generation of artists, Chen Tianzhuo is in the pure art field of installation, performance, video, paper painting, photography, and the form of "event" that needs to be attended by others or the audience, such as underground parties, stage
  • Biography
  • >Solo Exhibitions

    2017

    “GHOST”, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur

    2016

    “Tianzhuo Chen”, chi K11 art museum

    “Ishvara”, Long March Space, Beijing

    2015

    “Tianzhuo Chen”, Palais De Tokyo, Paris

    2014

    “PICNIC PARADI$E BITCH” , BANK, Shanghai

    2013

    “Tianzhuo’s Acid Club” , Star gallery, Beijing

    2012

    “Gas Station” Soloshow of Tianzhuo Chen and Rongrong Bi, Vanguard gallery, Shanghai

    2011

    “The Great exhibition” Solo show of Tianzhuo Chen and Xinyi Liu, curated by Wei Guo & Chloe Hipeau

     

    >Performance

    2019

    “Atherrave”, Akademie Der Kunste

    “Against the Blade of Honour”, Schauspielhaus Bochum, Bochum

    “An Atypical Brain Damage” ,Transform Festival, Leeds

    “Ksana”, Faurschou Foundation, Venice

    2018

    “Atherave”, Barbican Centre, London

    “An Atypical Brain Damage” Kampnagel, Hamburg

    “An Atypical Brain Damage”, Spring Festival, Utrecht

    “Untitled act”, ACUD gallery, Berlin

    “Ishvara Lite” Front Triennial , Cleverland

    “Aisha Devi feat ASIANDOPEBOYS “, Pioneer Works, NY

    “Aisha Devi feat ASIANDOPEBOYS”, The Broad Museum, LA

    “Ksana”, Faurschou Foundation, Beijing

    2017

    “Ishvara”, Wiener Festwochen, Vienna

    “Ishvara”,Theater Der Welt, Hamburg

    “Aisha Devi feat ASIANDOPEBOYS”, Click Festival, Helsingor

    “Aisha Devi feat ASIANDOPEBOYS” BOCA Biennale, Lisbon

    “An Atypical Brain Damage” steirischer herbst, Graz

    “An Atypical Brain Damage” Spielart, Munich

    “Trayastrimsa” Tokyo Fesitval, Tokyo

    “GHOST”, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur

    “GHOST”, Varanasi, India

    2016

    “Tianzhuo Chen, Aisha Devi feat. ASIANDOPEBOYS” Performance at Berghain, CTM Festival, Berlin

    “Ishvara”, Long March Space, Beijing

    “Trayastrimsa”, chi K11 art museum

    2015

    “ADAHA II”, Palais De Tokyo, Paris

    2014

    “ADAHA”, Bank, Shanghai

     

    Selected Group Exhibitions

    2019

    “Airport Biennale”, Guangzhou

    “About Face”, Wrightwood 659, Chicago

    “Plastic Dreams”, Manifattura Tabacchi, Florence

    “Against the Blade of Honour”, Schauspielhaus Bochum, Bochum

    “Entropy”, Faurschou Foundation, Venice

    2018

    “Anti-” Athens Biennale, Athen

    “Entropy”, Faurschou Foundation, Beijing

    “Front Triennial”, Cleverland

    2017

    “Zhongguo 2185”, Sadie Coles HQ, London

    “THE EXHIBITION OF ANNUAL OF CONTEMPORARY ART OF CHINA 2016″, Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing

    “Arching in Circles”, LongMarchSpace, Beijing

    “Tianzhuo Chen, Aisha Devi feat. ASIANDOPEBOYS” BOCA Biennale, Lisbon

    2016

    “MIC/MAC”, A2Z gallery, Paris

    “Seismographic Sounds” KKB Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Performance at Berghain, CTM Festival, Berlin

    2015

    “Peep Show”, Long March Space, Beijing

    “CLOCKENFLAP 2015″ Videotage, HK

    “Mankind / Machinekind” Krinzinger Projecte, Vienna

    “New China/New Art”, University of Nottingham’s Djanogly Gallery, UK

    “Future of Today”, Today Art Museum, Beijing

    “Kaleidoscope”, Tianzhuo Chen and Keiichi Tanaami, Kaleidoscope gallery, Singapore

    “Observer-Creator”, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing

    2014

    “Tomorrow’s Party”, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing

    “PALE FIRE——Revising Boundaries”, M Woods museum, Beijing

    “MEMOIRS OF AMNESIAC-!”, MAISON POPULAIRE, Paris

    “2014 Wuhan 3rd Documentary Exhibition of Fine Arts”, Hubei Museum of Art, Wuhan

    “Conditions”, Destination, Beijing

    “MÉMOIRES D’UN AMNÉSIQUE – ?”,MAINSD’ŒUVRES,Paris

    “SANKUANZ FW2015 Collection”,London Fashion Week,London

    “Decorum”,Powerstation of Art,Shanghai

    “SANKUANZ FW2014 Collection”,Shanghai Fashion Week,Shanghai

    2013

    “Drawing-Expression and limit”,Amnua,Nanjing

    “Wave” Bund 18, Shanghai

    “Hot City” L-Artgallery, Chengdu

    “Eric Cartman’s Loser Club” Art Beijing, Beijing

    “Kangrinboqê-SANKUANZ FW2013 Collection”,Shanghai Fashion Week,Shanghai

    “Existence – +Follow” Shanghai MOCA, Shanghai

    2012

    “Kathmandu International Art Festival”, Kathmandu

    “Narcissism” Star gallery, Beijing

    “Being misread on 16th October”, Bridge gallery, Beijing

    “Get it Louder 2012”, Beijing

    “The Graduals”, Traffic, Dubai

    “First Issue”, SH Contemporary, Shanghai

    “Also World”, T Art Center, Beijing

    “Spot Light”, Bund 18, Shanghai

    “Nowhere to Live”, Star Gallery, Beijing

    “The Halo Effect”, V Art Center, Shanghai

    “Yeast″, Season gallery, Beijing

    2011

    “Asia Triennial Manchester”, Manchester

    “Peckham 90210″, N/V Projects, London

    “UK CHINA Art&Design Festival-The catalyst”, Great western studios, London

    “Parallax Art Fair”, La Galleria, Royal Opera Arcade, London

    “Life is elsewhere”, Crypt gallery, London

    2010

    “Wild Wicked and Wanton”, The Lewisham Arthouse, London

    “MA Show 2010″, 1st Sept-5th Sept, Chelsea college of art, London

    “Royal Academy summer exhibition”, 14Jun-22 Aug, Royal Academy, London

    “Chelsea MA interim show”, Chelsea college of art, london

    “Askew show- in the garden of desire” , The castle, London

    “Condensation”, Hanbury hall, london

    “Chelsea salon”, Auto-Italia south east, london

    2009

    “Chelsea salon”, Auto-Italia south east, london

    “Cheers”, Barge house, London

    “CSM Degree show”, Barge house, London

    “CSM work in progress show”, Colomb gallery, London

    2008

    “Hot Shock”, Shanghai

    “Foundry”, London

    “China Design now”, V&A Museum, London

     

    >Education

    2007-09 BA Graphic Design, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Desgin

    2009-10 MA Fine Art, Chelsea college of Art and Design

     

  • Exhibitions
    • 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
    • PICNIC PARADI$E BITCH
      Jul 19, 2014 - Aug 31, 2014
      Opening: Jul 19, 2012 Thursday
      Artist: Chen Tianzhuo
      • Solo Exhibitions
    • Ground Floor Up
      Jan 24, 2014 - Mar 15, 2014
      Artists: Chen Tianzhuo, Kendell Geers, Ma Daha, Marc Lafia, Martin Murphy, Monika Bravo, Wang Jiaxue, Yao Shu‘an
      • Group Exhibitions
    • 2015 West Bund
      Sep 8, 2015 -
      Artists: Chen Tianzhuo, Chun Ouyang, Fang Wei, Jin Shan, Laurent Grasso, Marina Abramović, Wang Jiaxue, Xu Bing
      • Art Fairs
    • 2014 West Bund Art Fair
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      Artists: Chen Tianzhuo, Chun Ouyang, Fang Wei, Gang Zhao, Jin Shan, Kendell Geers, Laurent Grasso, Marina Abramović, Matthew Brandt
      • Art Fairs
  • Artworks
    • “Exo-Performance/Beio” | Chen Tianzhuo, Chen Tianzhuo

      Video | 3 Channel Video | 2019

    • Exo-Performance | Chen Tianzhuo, Chen Tianzhuo

      Video | 3 Channels Video | 00:05:43 | 2019 - 2019

    • Light Luxury | Chen Tianzhuo, Chen Tianzhuo

      Video | video | 2018 - 2018

    • ADAHA Halo | Chen Tianzhuo

      Installation | Neon | diameter 1.5m | 2014

    • ADAHA PERFORMANCE | Chen Tianzhuo

      Performance | 2014.07.20 - 2014.07.21

    • Tapestry 4 | Chen Tianzhuo

      Installation | 170 × 198 cm | 2014

    • Tapestry 3 | Chen Tianzhuo

      Installation | 170 × 258 cm

    • Tapestry 2 | Chen Tianzhuo

      Installation | 170 × 258 cm | 2014

    • Tapestry1 | Chen Tianzhuo

      Installation | 170 × 260 cm | 2014

    • Picnic Triptych | Chen Tianzhuo

      Photography, New Media | Diptych Photography | 120x200cm