Artist born in 1954 in Fuijan, China. Has lived and works in Paris since 1989.
One of the leading figures in the Chinese avant-garde movement which came to prominence in the 1980s. Leader of the group 'Xiamen Dada'.
Solo exhibitions include :
De Appel Foundation, Amsterdam 1997; Fondation Cartier 1996.
Group exhibitions include :
Bienniale of Venise 1999 (French Pavillon); Johannesburg Biennale 1997; Kwangju Biennale 1997; Sculpture Project, M¸nster 1997; Parisien(ne)s, London 1997; Face ¦ l'histoire, Paris 1996.
Turtle Town, 1997. Site specific installation with 52 plaster turtles, made for the Vienna Secession of Cities on The Move and adapted by architect Yung Ho Chang.
In Bangkok from : 5th Oct-10th Oct