Chen Ping bio

1962 Born in Shantou, China
1985 BFA Education, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art, China
1997 BFA Painting, University of Tasmania, Australia
1985–1990 Assistant Lecturer, Shantou University, Guangdong, China
2003 Co-Curator, Out of China, Long Gallery and Salamanca Arts Centre, Australia
Co-Curator, Tasmanian Vision, Shantou University Gallery, China

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2012 Unseen Forest, Tally Beck Contemporary, New York
Man and Universe Are One, Gaffer, Hong Kong
The Myth of Dragon and Phoenix, Art Equity, Sydney
Phoenix, Colville Gallery, Hobart, Australia
2011 The Book of Songs, Melbourne International Fine Art
Metaphysics, Art Equity, Sydney
The Great Myth, Colville Gallery, Hobart, Australia
2010 Confucius – Other Realities, Tally Beck Contemporary, New York
It’s Song, Like Dream, Today Art Museum, Beijing
Other, Colville Gallery, Hobart, Australia
Ancient Dreams, Art Equity, Sydney
2009 Girl in the City, Art Equity, Sydney
Revisit, The Salamanca Collection, Hobart, Australia
2008 Ruins, Vis-à-Vis Art Lab, 798, Beijing
Her Dreams, The Salamanca Collection, Hobart, Australia
2007 Figurative Language, The Salamanca Collection, Hobart, Australia
Island Symphony, Art Equity, Sydney, Australia
Living Artist’s Surviving Human, Tasmanian Living Artists’ Week, Salamanca Art Centre, Hobart, Australia
2006 If Turner Was Here, The Salamanca Collection, Hobart, Australia
2005 Raphaelite Now, The Salamanca Collection, Hobart, Australia
They Are Figures, Northern Exposure Festival, Melbourne
Sydney Art Fair
2004 Figure Out, The Salamanca Collection, Hobart, Australia
2003 Life is Beautiful, The Salamanca Collection, Hobart, Australia
Trio, Loft Gallery, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart, Australia and Shantou University Gallery, China
2002 Still Time, The Salamanca Collection, Hobart, Australia
2001 Drawing into the Square, Loft Gallery, Hobart, Australia
Shadowing the Paper, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart, Australia
No Escape, Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart, Australia
2000 Box – Viewpoint, Foyer Installation Gallery, Hobart, Australia

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013 artMRKT Hamptons, Tally Beck Contemporary
artMRKT San Francisco, Tally Beck Contemporary
2012 Art Asia Miami, Tally Beck Contemporary
artMRKT Hamptons, Tally Beck Contemporary
Los Angeles Art Show, Tally Beck Contemporary
2011 Art Asia Miami, Tally Beck Contemporary
Texas Contemporary Art Fair, Houston, Tally Beck Contemporary
artMRKT Hamptons, Tally Beck Contemporary
SCOPE Basel, Tally Beck Contemporary
artMRKT San Francisco, Tally Beck Contemporary
NEXT: The Invitational Exhibition of Emerging Art, Chicago, Tally Beck Contemporary
SCOPE New York, Tally Beck Contemporary
[email protected], Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, Australia
2010 ASIAN ART 2010, Tally Beck Contemporary, New York and Mobile
Three Australian Painters, Australian Consulate General, New York
Beijing International Art Fair
2009 Melbourne Art Fair
Hong Kong International Art and Antique Fair
Coming Home, Linda Gallery, 798, Beijing
One World One Home, Qing Tong Museum, Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China
Australian Contemporary Art, Gaffer Studio & Koru Contemporary Art, The Rotunda, Hong Kong
LACDA Digital Art Expo
2008 Oil Paintings by Three Australian Artists, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China
International Artist Residency Exhibition, Red Gate Gallery, Beijing
Singapore International Art Fair
Try to Remember, Osage SoHo Gallery, Hong Kong
2002 Fingering Glover, Long Gallery, Hobart, Australia
The Charcoal Grilled She, Foyer Installation Gallery, Hobart, Australia
2000 Converge, Long Gallery, Hobart, Australia
1997 Hue’s Hue, Entrepot Gallery, The School of Art, Hobart, Australia
Affinity, Fine Arts Gallery, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia
Beaching the Whale, Long Gallery, Hobart, Australia
International Art Exhibition of Chaoshan Origin, Gallery of Shantou Institute of Art, China
1990 East Sydney Scenes, The Watercolour Gallery, Sydney

Honors

1997 Finalist, Hutchins Art Prize, Long Gallery, Hobart, Australia
2005 Finalist, The Glover Prize, Evandale, Australia
2008 Winner, Side By Side Art Competition, Australia
1989– Member of Chinese Artists Association, China
2001– Member of Contemporary Art Tasmania, Australia
2008 Australian-China Council Grant
Arts Tasmania Grant
Tasmanian Premier Grant
2008–2010 Australian Government Foreign Affairs and Trade EMDG Grant