JI WENYU
Born In 1959, Works and lives in Shanghai
Basic
1959 Born in Shanghai

Education
1988 Graduates from Decoration Department in Shanghai Light-industry College
1980 Graduates from Shanghai Art & Crafts School

Prize
1998 Freeman Foundation Scholarship, Vermont Studio Centre, Vermont, U.S.A.

Solo Exhibitions
2008 Ji Wenyu & Zhu Weibing: Soft Sculptures, ShanghART F-Space, Shanghai
2006 Here, The Scene is Better, Works of Ji Wenyu & Zhu Weibing, ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai
Dressing Up Before Going Out, Museum 52, London, U.K.
2003 Life is Sweeter than Honey, ShanghART Fuxing Park
Sweeter than Honey, Esplanade, Singapore
2000 Works 1999-2000, ShanghART Fuxing Park
1998 Ji Wenyu, Vermont Studio Centre, Vermont, U.S.A.
1997 Works 1993-1997, ShanghART Portman-Shangrila Hotel
Un/Limited Space #3, Consulate General of Germany, Shanghai

Group Exhibitions
2019 Side Lanes, ShanghART, Shanghai
2018 2018 China Yanping Art Harvest, Yan Ping, Fu Jian, China
Mei Exhibition, Shanghai Himalayas Museum
Time, Time...s, ATA, Shanghai
Orange Bloom Art Faestival, Xiao Tang, Zhe Jiang, China
2017 From Pop Art to New Media, ShanghART Singapore, Singapore
2016 Urban Touch, Kunsthalle Faust, Hannover, Germany
The Uncertain, or the Shelved..., ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai
The Uncertain, or the Shelved..., ShanghART M50, Shanghai
Modern Times, ShanghART Singapore, Singapore
2015 A New Dynasty - Created in China, ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Denmark
City Vision, 2015 Shanghai Artists' Works Exhibition, Cloud Art Center, Shanghai
City Lights 2015 Shanghai Contemporary City Sculpture and Installation Art Exhibition, Cloud Art Center, Shanghai
Not a Big Deal, Changpu Art Space
Interbeing, Cheng Art, Beijing
To be or Not to be | Contemporary Art Exhibition, Artoon Art Centre, Shanghai
Elixir, Biennale Italia-China 2015, Turin, Italy
2013 Non Visual, Upto Art Space, Shanghai
Re-Reading, ShanghART Singapore, Singapore
2011 Contemporary Art Exhibition Documentation Project II:" Let's Talk about Money--1st International Fax Art Exhibition in Shanghai 1996", ShanghART Taopu, Shanghai
A Pile of Passion, ShanghART M50, Shanghai
2010 Will to Height, Contemporary Art Exhibition, epSITE, Shanghai
2009 2009 German Week: Every Human Being Is an Artist, Times Square, Shanghai
2008 Works by Wu Yiming and Ji Wenyu/Zhu Weibing, ShanghART M50, Shanghai
Blackbridge 08' Contemporary Art Exhibition, Art Gallery Blackbridge, Beijing
2007 Red Hot, Asian Art Today from the Chaney Family Collection, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
2006 Infinite Painting, Contemporary Painting and Global Realism, Villa Manin - Centre for Contemporary Art Passariano, Codroipo (Udine), Italy
Shanghai Academic Culture, Contemporary Art Exhibition by Shanghai Universities' teachers, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
2004 Original, The Exhibition of the Modern Art invitation, Original Art Center, Shanghai
2003 Take a Seat, Artsea Studio & Gallery, Shanghai
2002 Quick Look!, Shanghai Zhejiang Jiangsu Anhui Contemporary Art Exhibition, Consulate General of Switzerland, Shanghai
Money and Value, The Last Taboo, Switzerland
24:30 Contemporary Art Exhibition, BizArt, Shanghai
2001 As Long as They Catch Mice..., Munkeruphus Gallery, Mumkerphus, Danmark
1999 99' Shanghai Young Arts Exhibition, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai
99 China-Japan Modern Art Friendship Exchange Exhibition, Liu Haisu Museum, Shanghai
Beautiful City, Shanghai University, Shanghai
BM99, Bienal da Maya, Maya Art Center, Portugal
1998 98 China-Japan, Modern Art Friendship Exchange Exhiition, Kyoto, Japan
1997 Chinese Modern Art, AAN, Berlin, Germany
1996 Shanghai Fax: Let's Talk about Money, International Fax Art Exhibition, Shanghai Huashan Professional School of Art Gallery, Shanghai
Begegnung mit China, Neuerwerbungen der Sammlung Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
1994 Oil Paintings by Six Shanghai Artists, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
1993 Shanghai-Japan Art Exchange Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai; Yokohama Art Museum, Yokohama, Japan
1992 Young Shanghai Artist, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
1990 National Youth Printmaking Exhibition, Shanghai Artist Gallery, Shanghai
1989 Seventh National Art Exhibition, Nanjing Art Museum, Nanjing
1987 Shanghai Oil Painting Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai

Collections
M+Collection, Hong Kong
Wemhöner Collection, Deutschland, Germany