CHEN, WENLING


Born in 1969, Fujian Province, China, Chen is recognized as one of the most significant artists in the history of Chinese contemporary art. His artistic practices center around social changes brought by the rapid development and industrialization of China. Through his incredibly creative and imaginative lenses, he expressed in-depth reflection on issues such as reality, secularity and consumerism. 

He has held over 115 exhibitions nationally and internationally, and his works are collected by major museums and art institutions around the world. 

  

1969年生于中国福建泉州。先后毕业于厦门工艺美术学院和中央美术学院,是中国当代艺术史上重要的艺术家和雕塑家。

他的创作围绕着中国飞速发展带来的社会变革,通过惊人的想象力与创造力表达着对现实、世俗、消费主义等问题的深度思考。他先后参加了115场国内外重要展览。收藏他作品的美术馆和艺术机构遍布世界各地。