Ce Jian

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Ce Jian
1984 born in Shandong, China
Lives in Berlin, Germany
Education

2002-2008: studied Fine Arts at the Berlin University of the Arts (UdK)
with Georg Baselitz, Daniel Richter, Robert Lucander.
Meisterschüler degree.

2003-2009: studied Art History, Philosophy and East Asian Art History
at Humboldt-Universität and Freie Universität Berlin.
Magister Artium degree.

2006-07: Goldsmiths College, Univ. of London

2017: received PhD in Art and Visual History from Humboldt-Universität, Berlin

Grants

2003-09: Scholarship from the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
2010: Artist-in-Residence Programme, Andrew James Art & JIA Shanghai
2012-16: PhD scholarship, Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
2017: Shortlisted for Huayu Youth Award 2017

Solo Exhibitions

2019
Words of Art, Ce Jian & Yuzheng Cheng, Yell Space / M50, Shanghai

2018
Gallery SU, Seoul
White Space, Beijing
Zapbeijing, 798/Beijing

2017
CAPTCHA, Philine Cremer Gallery, Dusseldorf
Transeuropa, in collaboration with Yuzheng Cheng, White Concepts, Berlin

2016-17
The Grand Illusion, White Space, Beijing

2016
Elephant, NON Berlin Project Space, Berlin

2015
Velum, Galerie Philine Cremer, Dusseldorf, Germany
Round Corner, Galerija Contra, Zagreb

2014
Frontiers, Galerie Philine Cremer, Dusseldorf
Projection, White Space, Beijing
Tangram, Galerie Herold, Bremen

2013
XY - false reject, Konfuzius-Institut, Dusseldorf

2012
Smile Without A Face, White Space, Beijing
A MAZE, Galerija Contra, Koper, Slovenia

2011
The Maker, Alexander Ochs Gallery, Berlin
Models, Galerija Contra, Koper (Slovenia)
Who Is Who, Konfuzius-Institut der FU Berlin

2010
Fact=Fiction, White Space, Beijing
Marco Polo. A Travel Guide, Andrew James Art, Shanghai
1 FÜR ALLE, Galerie Läkemäker, Berlin

2009
Ce Jian, Galerija Contra, Koper, Slovenia

2008
Wie Sie sehen, Galerie Läkemäker, Berlin

Group Exhibitions

2019
FAS 2019, Rongyi Art Museum, Shanghai
A White Space Odyssey, WHITE SPACE BEIJING, Beijing
Kunstraum Berlin, Deutsche Botschaft, Beijing
Yellow Reflection, Galerie Liusa Wang, Paris
BOX, Zapbeijing/798, Beijing
The X, Whiteconcepts, Berlin

2018
Art Patrons, Qiao Space, Shanghai
A World in a Grain of Sand, Fosun Foundation Collection, Atlantis Sanya/China
Remixing Ground: Deconstructing Damage, La Chapelle de Clairefontaine, France

2017
The Second Self, Peres Projects, Berlin
On Paper One, Zapbeijing, 798/Beijing
Wanted Duchamps 3, Lage Egal, Berlin
Turning Point, Galerie JENSWALTHER, Berlin

2016
Unflattening, Gallery SU: / Space Kaan, Seoul
Our Painting, Yang Art Museum, Beijing
Painting As Straight Gate, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
New Capitalism, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chengdu, China
B-Movie, J:Gallery, Shanghai
#Tabs 2 - Contemporary Artist's Book Shop, Lage Egal, Berlin

2015
Saloon, Galerie Sexauer, Berlin

2014
20+4+1 New Identities, VDA Berlin

2013
Geographic Laboratory, Galerie Philine Cremer, Dusseldorf
Aufwachen! Besser Machen!, Kleine Humboldt-Galerie, Berlin

2012
Here We Are/Tu Smo, Museum of Contemporary Art of Istria, Pula, Croatia
Wall, Zhonggong Art Space, Mianyang/Sichuan, China

2011
Das Ich im Anderen, Stiftung Mercator, Essen
Phantome, Uferhallen, Berlin

2010
Chinese*, Alexander Ochs Galleries, Berlin
Best of Dimension 5, Forgotten Bar, Berlin
New Spirit In Painting, Galerija Contra, Koper, Slovenia

Collections

Fosun Foundation, Shanghai
He Art Museum, Guangzhou, China
M WOODS, Beijing
Frank F. Yang Foundation, Shenzhen, China
Star Museum, Shanghai
Huang Yu Collection, Beijing/Chengdu
Si Shang Art Museum, Beijing
Du Yan Collection, Hong Kong
Xu Zhen, Shanghai
Zhang Rui, Beijing
Liu Wei, Beijing
Sammlung SØR Rusche, Oelde/Berlin
Hanno Huth, Berlin
and other private collections

Bibliography

Anchor, Ce Jian & Yuzheng Cheng, Beijing 2020
Ce Jian, 2012-2018, art. cat., published by White Space Beijing, 2018
Bannermen, exhibit. cat., Gallery SU:, Seoul, 2018
Transeuropa, Ce Jian & Yuzheng Cheng, A Book Edition, Berlin 2017
Our Painting, Yang Art Museum, Beijing 2016
Painting As Straight Gate, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing 2016
New Capitalism, Huang Yu Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chengdu/China 2016
Ce Jian, exhibit. cat., Galerie Philine Cremer, Düsseldorf 2014
20+4+1 New Identities, VDA, Berlin 2014
Marco Polo. A Travel Guide, Andrew James Art, Shanghai 2010

Links

http://www.cejian.de/en-index.asp?id=1
http://www.whitespace-beijing.com/artist_works.html?id=19
http://abookedition.de/

Contact
Studio Ce Jian
Kurfürstenstr. 15-16
10785 Berlin, Germany

cjian@gmx.de
www.cejian.de