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Ni Youyu



Biography

Born in 1984.
Lives and works in Shanghai.

Education

2007 Graduated from Fine Art College of Shanghai University 

Solo exhibitions

2019
- ∞, Yuz Museum, Shanghai, China

2018
- Ni Youyu: Dust Paintings, Orange County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, USA

2017
- The Endless Second, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris
- Concrete Waterfall, Kunstverein Konstanz, Germany

2015
- Constant Dropping Wears Away A Stone, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Taipei, Taiwan
-Invisible Force, Arario Gallert, Shanghai, China

2014
- Inches of Time, Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts, Nanjing, China

2013
- Form and Matter, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
- Zilch - Ni Youyu Independent Project, Department for culture and education of the German consulate - General in Shanghai 9 Museum Project Space, Shanghai, China

2012
- A Brief History, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Group exhibitions

2019
- Chinese Whispers: Recent Art from the Sigg Collection, Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria

2018
- Ritual Spirit, White Rabbit Gallery, Sydney, Australia
- Summer exhibition, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris

2017
- All happens after sunset…, MOCA Shanghai Pavilion, Shanghai, China
- Collage: The Cards Players, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China
- The Weight of Lightness: Ink Art at M+, M+ Museum, Hong Kong

2016
- New Capital - Works from the Huang Yu Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art Chengdu, China
- Chinese whispers recent art from the Sigg & M+ Sigg Collections, Kunst Museum Bern, Bern, Switzerland
- An Atlas of Mirrors, The 5th Singapore Biennale, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

2015
- Revolution in Tradition : China's post-ink painting era,
- Revolution in Tradition : China's post-ink painting era,

- Ink Remix : Contemporary Art in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong, Canberra Museum, Canberra, Australia
- Harmony and Transition : Reflecting Chinese Landscapes, Museum Marta Herford, Herford, Ger many
- Overlay Image, Casa Dei Carraresi Museum, Treviso, Italy

2014
- The 2nd “CAFAM Future Exhibition Observer - Creator, 798 Art Zone, Beijing, China
- A Tale of Two Cities, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China
- Outside The Lines, New Art From China, RH Contemporary Art, New York, USA
- Thinking of Landscape - Paintings from the Yeap Lam Yang Collection, Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore
- Confronting Anitya: Oriental Experience in Contemporary Art, Kunstraum Villa Friede Bonn, Germany; Yuan Art Museum, Beijing, China; Kunstwerk Charlshuette, Buedelsdorf, Germany; Art Sanya 2014, Sanya, China
- Present - Ing Recital Louder Than Pain, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China
- The Sociology of Oneself, Eslite Gallery, Taipei, China Taiwan
- Broken·Stand – The new painting to order, Long museum, Shanghai, China
- John Moores New Painting Prize (China), Himalayas Art Museum, Shanghai, China
- Labor & Time, Chambers Fine Art Beijing, Beijing, China
- How Now 2014 - Silent Force, How Museum, Wenzhou, China
- On the Road 2014, Guan Shanyue Art Museum, Shenzhen China
- Rouge, Shanghai Night Club, Shanghai, China
- Resolution, SVA - NYC Art Platform, Shanghai, China

2013
- Painstaking Painting, St. Moritz Art Masters Project Space, St. Moritz, Switzerland
- Bidirectional Punctum: As an Entry Point of Representation, One Kind of Painting, Hive Center of Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
- The Moment, We Awe, Hakgojae Gallery, Seoul, Korea
- Seven sunsets; Waiting Dawns, all in one. How to Kill a Wondrous Time...Not wanting a Thou sand Hours, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China
- 6th Chengdu Biennale, New International Convention & Exposition Center Chengdu, Century City, Chengdu, China
- Nature of Speed, Gallery EXIT, Hong Kong, China
- Break and Breathe: Hands on No. 5, College of Fine Arts Shanghai University, Shanghai, China
- The 8th International Ink Art Biennale Special Exhibition, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, Korea

2012
- Crtl+N: The 9th Gwangju Biennale Special Exhibition, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, Korea
- The First “CAFAM Future”Exhibition Sub–Phenomena: Report on the State of Chinese Young Art Nomination, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China
- Sattva, Bogota Morden Art Museum, Bogota,Columbia; Wifredo Lam Museum, Havana, Cuba

2011
- ShanShui–Poetry without Sound Contemporary Art from the Sigg Collection, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland
- Magic Space, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
- Learning Method–Hands On No.4, V Arts Centre Space1, Shanghai, China
- The End of the Brush and Ink Era: Chinese Landscape, True Color Museum, Suzhou, China
- Pattern–Encounter Museum Of Unknown, Space Station, Beijing, China Times Museum, Guangzhou, China
- Contemporary China, Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork, Ireland
- Nature of Matter, East Link Gallery, Shanghai, China

2010
- Big Draft–Shanghai Contemporary Art from the Sigg Collection, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder OCD–Hands On No.3, DDM, Shanghai, China - Reflection of Minds–MOCA Envisage Biennale, MOCA ShangHai, Shanghai, China
- John Moores New Painting Prize (China), Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China
- Post Traditions, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China
- San Sheng Wan Wu–Inaugueation of the Exhibition of Zendai Contemporary Art Exhibition Hall,
Zendai Contemporary Art Exhibition Hall, Shanghai, China
- There is Nothing You Can Measure Anymore, Aike Gallery Shanghai, China - Square, East link Gallery Shanghai, China

2009
- Material Link–Technopolis, City of Athens, Athens, Greece
- Parallel–Hands On No.2, M50 Art District, Shanghai, China

2008
- Material Link–A Dialogue Between Greek and Chinese Artists, MOCA ShangHai, Shanghai, China; Greek State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece

2006
- Lian Cheng Jue–Visual Creativity in New Urban, ZhenDai MOMA, Shanghai, China
- With the Way We Game–Hands On No.1, Bin Jiang Creative Enterprizes Centre, Shanghai, China

Collections

White Rabbit Gallery, Sydney, Australia
M+, Hong Kong, China
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Arario Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts (AMNUA), Nankin, China
Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
Me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai, China