GAO YUAN

1986, Kunming, Yunnan, China, lives and works in Beijing, China

 

EDUCATION  

2009

BFA, Animation Arts, Communication University of China, Beijing, China

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

The Omen, Capsule Shanghai, Shanghai, China

2017

Eternal Return, Capsule Shanghai, Shanghai, China

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021

The 14th Arte Laguna Prize, Arsenale of Venice, Venice, Italy (forthcoming)

2020

A Room of HER Own, How Museum, Shanghai, China

2019

Temporary Garden: Tiger Lily and Agave, curated by Chai Mi and Elizabeth Ross, SNARTE Space, Jiang Xi Province, China

Field Meeting Take 6: Thinking Collections, Asia Contemporary Art Week (ACAW), Dubai, United Arab Emirates 

2018

Pity Party, curated by Yang Zi, Sleepcenter, New York, USA

Intimacies and Imagined Futures, SOMA Art Space, Berlin, Germany

2017 

M+ Screenings: City Limits, Broadway Cinemateque, Hong Kong, China

Sun Xun, Gao Yuan, Henry Coombes, Telescope Artist Studio, Beijing, China

2016

You Won't Be Young Forever, curated by Biljana Ciric, Shanghai, China

2013

Unfinished Book, Space Regeneration Project, Jianshan Project #3, Tianjin, China

2012

Secret Love, Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities, Stockholm, Sweden

Spot Light - China Youth Art Exhibition, Bund 18 Gallery, Shanghai, China

Day/Often: Zendai Discovery of Young Artist Exhibition, Zendai Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China

2010

Get it Louder 2010, Sanlitun SOHO, Beijing, China

 

ART FAIRS

2020

Gao Yuan: Cloud of the Unknown, Solo Project at Frieze NY, Frame Section, New York, USA (Online Viewing Room)

West Bund Art and Design, Shanghai, China (presented by Capsule Shanghai)

2018

Art Basel Hong Kong Film Program, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong, China

 

AWARDS

2020

The 14th Arte Laguna Prize, Arsenale of Venice, Venice, Italy

2019

Script and Project Development: Bright Future, Hubert Bals Fund (HBF), Rotterdam, Netherlands

2017

Tiger Awards for Short Films (nominated), International Film Festival Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2016

Special Mention of the Jury, CutOut Fest International Animation and Digital Art Festival, Queretaro, Mexico

 

FESTIVALS

2020

Locarno Film Festival, Pardi di domani International Competition, Locarno, Switzerland

2018

FIRST International Film Festival (Pre-selection Jury), Xining, China

Hong Kong International Film Festival, Tai Kwun, Hong Kong, China

2017

Vancouver International Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada

Hong Kong International Film Festival, Hong Kong, China  

Erarta MOTION PICTURES: International Festival of Shorts about Paintings, Saint-Petersburg, Russia 

International Film Festival Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2016

Asiana International Short Film Festival, Seoul, South Korea

Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Uppsala, Sweden

DOK Leipzig (International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film), Leipzig, Germany

DC Chinese Film Festival, Washington, USA

Beijing Independent Film Festival, Beijing, China

Festival Silhouette, Paris, France

International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala, Kerala, India

2010

Beijing College Student Film Festival, Beijing, China

Chongqing Independent Film and Video Festival, Chongqing, China

Song Zhuang Independent Film and Video Festival, Beijing, China

2009

The 3rd Filming East Festival (UK), London, UK

The 2nd China Queer Film Festival Tour, Hong Kong, China

The 9th Beijing Film Academy Award for Animation School, Beijing, China

 

COLLECTIONS

M+ Museum, Hong Kong

Sunpride Foundation, Hong Kong

JPMorgan Chase Art Collection