Zhang Enli

Born in Jilin, China, 1965

Arts & Design Institute of Wuxi Technical University, China, graduated 1989
Teacher at the Arts & Design lnstitute of Donghua University

Lives and works in Shanghai, China

Solo Exhibitions

2014
Hauser & Wirth London, ‘The Box’, London, England
K11 Art Foundation Pop- Up Space, ‘Space Painting by Zhang Enli’, Hong Kong, China
Shanghai Night Club, ‘Hair’, Shanghai, China

2013
Museo d’Arte contemporanea di Villa Croce, ‘Landscape’, Genova, Italy
ICA, ‘Space Painting’, London, England

2012
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Topology’, Zurich, Switzerland

2011
Hauser & Wirth, New York NY
Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

2010
Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Hauser & Wirth London, London, England

2009
Kunsthalle Bern, ‘Zhang Enli’, Berne, Switzerland (Travelling Exhibition)
Ikon Gallery, ‘Zhang Enli’, Birmingham, England (Travelling Exhibition)

2008
ShanghART H-Space, Shanghai, China

2007
Hauser & Wirth Zürich, ‘Zhang Enli’, Zurich, Switzerland

2005
W&B House / Buero Friedrich, ‘Zhang Enli’, Berlin, Germany

2004
BizArt, ‘Human, Too Human’, Shanghai, China

2000
ShanghART, ‘Dancing’, Shanghai, China

Group Exhibitions

2014
Long Museum West Bund, ‘Re-View’, Shanghai, China
Vancouver Art Gallery, ‘Unscrolled: Reframing Tradition in Chinese Contemporary Art’, Vancouver, Canada
Yokohama Museum of Art, ‘Yokohama Triennale 2014’, Yokohama, Japan
Long Museum, ‘Broken. Stand, The New Painting to Order’, Shanghai, China
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Aura of Poetry’, Shanghai, China
Ullens Center for Contemporary Art / Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Hans van Dijk: 5000 Names’, Beijing, China / Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Yuz Museum, ‘Myth/History: Yuz Collection of Contemporary Art’, Shanghai, China

2013
Rubell Family Collection / Contemporary Arts Foundation, ’28 Chinese’, Miami FL
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, ‘Metropolis: Reflections on the Modern City’, Birmingham, England
Cafa Art Museum, ‘O’Clock. Time design. Design Time. ‘, Beijing, China
ShangART Gallery, ‘Foundational Work’, Shangai, China

2012
Kochi-Muziris Biennial 2012, Kochi, India
ShanghART, ‘Place of residence’, Shanghai, China
The National Art Museum of China, ‘On Contemporary Era – The First Chinese Oil Painting Biennial’, Beijing, China
SSCAC Suzhou, ‘People and Object – Across Memory’, Suzhou, China
OCAT Shenzhen, ‘The Seventh Shenzhen Sculpture Biennial – Accidental Message: Art is Not a System’, Shenzhen, China
Minsheng Art Museum, ‘Face’, Shanghai, China
ShanghART Gallery, ‘Revitalising – A Gathering Upon Awakening of Insects’, Shanghai, China

2011
Today Art Museum, ‘Guanxi’, Beijing, China
Instituto Paranaense de Arte, ‘The 6th Curitiba Biennial: Beyond the Crisis’, Curitiba, Brazil
Guangdong Museum, ‘Relation’, Guangdong, China
Boers-Li Gallery, ‘Breaking Away, An Abstract Art Exhibition’, Beijing, China

2010
Minsheng Art Museum, ‘Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art’, Shanghai, China
Shanghart, ‘Beds’, Shanghai, China
Gwangju Biennial Hall, Gwangju Museum of Art, ’10,000 Lives. The Eight Gwangju Biennale’, Gwangju, Korea

2009
EACC – Espai d’art contemporani de Castelló, ‘5×5 Castello’, Castello, Spain

2008
7th Shanghai Biennial, ‘Translocalmotion’, Shanghai, China
ShanghART H-Space, ‘Selected’, Shanghai, China
Ke Center for the Contemporary Arts, ‘Art Multiple 2008’, Shanghai, China
Hall B ArtGallery Blackbridge, ‘Blackbridge 08’ Contemporary Art Exhibition’, Beijing, China
Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘The World of Other’s: A Contemporary Art Exhibition’, Shanghai, China
La Spezia Contemporary Art Museum, ‘China new vivison –the contemporary collection of Shanghai Art Museum’, La Spezia, Italy

2007
Shanghai Contemporary (special artist presentation), Shanghai, China
ShanghART Gallery, ‘Individual Positions 1’, Shanghai, China
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Size Matters – XXL – Recent Large-scale paintings’, Peekskill NY
Royal Academy of Art, ‘Summer Exhibition 2007’, London, England
Objectif_exhibitions, ‘Circulez! Il n’y a rien à voir’ (with Moshekwa Langa), Antwerp, Belgium
Shanghai Art Museum, ‘China’s Neo Painting’, Shanghai, China

2006
Galerie Patrick Seguin, ‘Galerie Patrick Seguin invites Hauser & Wirth’, Paris, France
Kunsthalle Bern, ‘Pre-Emptive’, Berne, Switzerland
Villa Manin Centro d’Arte Contemporanea, ‘Infinite Painting and Global Realism’, Udine, Italy
Satellite, Contemporary Art Pavilion, Shanghai, China

2005
Creek Art Center, ‘Open Road’, Shanghai, China
Hangart 7, ‘YCCA – Young Chinese Contemporary Art’, Salzburg, Austria
ShanghART H-Space, ‘In their 40’s’, Shanghai, China

2004
Irish Museum of Modern Art, ‘Dreaming of the Dragon’s Nation: Contemporary Art from China’, Dublin, Ireland
EastLink Gallery, ‘Matchmaking at Suzhou Creek’, Shanghai, China
Fabric and Accessories Museum, ‘Made in China’, Lyon, France
Original Impress Gallery, ‘Of One’s Own Accord’, Shanghai, China

2003
Silpakorn University Gallery, ‘Overseas’, Bangkok, Thailand
Pingyao International Photography Festival, ‘It Is I’, Pingyao, China
Lijiang Triangle International Workshop, Lijiang, China
Bandao Gallery, ‘Different Choice. Joint Exhibition of Shanghai Artists Born in the Sixties’, Shanghai, China
Shenzhen Sculpture Institute, ‘China Edition’, Shenzhen, China

2002
BizArt, ’24.30 Contemporary Art Exhibition’, Shanghai, China
Kunsthaus Wien, ‘Ost + West: Chinese Contemporary Art’, Vienna, Austria
General Consulate of Switzerland, ‘Quick Look! – Shanghai Zhejiang Jiangsu Anhui Contemporary Art Exhibition’, Shanghai, China

2001
Shanghai, Belgiumijing / Off Triennial, ‘Poster Exhibition of Chinese Avant-Garde’, Yokohama, Japan
Shanghai Normal University, ‘Zero Point – Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition’, Shanghai, China
China Art Archives & Warehouse, Opening Exhibition, Beijing, China

1999
Art Institute of Nanjing Normal University, ’99 Nanjing Modern Oil Painting Research Exchange Exhibition’, Nanjing, China
Pudong World Trade Tower, ‘Global Forum – Contemporary Art’, Shanghai, China

1997
Canvas World Art Gallery, ‘Four Men’s Work’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Changning District Culture Centre, ‘Figuration and Abstraction’, Shanghai, China
Changning District Culture Centre, ‘Contemporary Chinese Art’, Shanghai, China
Contemporary Art Gallery, ’97 Shanghai Oil Painting Exhibition’, Shanghai, China

1995
Konsthallen Götaplatsen, ‘Change: China Contemporary Art’, Gothenburg, Sweden

1993
Yokohama Art Museum, ‘Shanghai Modern Art Exhibition’, Yokohama, Japan

1992
Shanghai Artists Gallery, ’92 ShaNghai Oil Painting Exhibition’, Shanghai, China

1990
Shanghai Art Museum, ‘3rd Exhibition of Young Shanghai Artists’ Works’, Shanghai, China
China Textile University, ‘Two Artists’ Contemporary Art’, Shanghai, China

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