Yang Fudong


(b. Beijing, China, 1971)





Dawn Breaking, A Museum Film Project, Long Museum West Bund, Shanghai, China

Hey! Sun is Rising! Screening of Short Films by Yang Fudong, Wuhan, China

Moving Mountains, SCAD, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia



Yang Fudong, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, United Kingdom

The Coloured Sky: New Women II, Espace Louis Vuitton, Tokyo, Japan



The Coloured Sky: New Women II, Platform-L Contemporary Art Center, Seoul, Korea

Yang Fudong Photos, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing, China

Yang Fudong, The Light That I Feel, Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea 

Rolls Royce Commission, Shanghai Center for Photography, Shanghai, China



Yang Fudong – curated by Wu Hung, Yuz Museum, Shanghai, China

Yang Fudong: Filmscapes, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, Auckland, New Zealand

The Coloured Sky: New Women II, Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris, France

Twin Tracks : Yang Fudong, Yuz Museum, Shanghai, China



Yang Fudong : Filmscapes, ACMI, Melbourne, Australia

Yang Fudong: East of Que Village, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 

Altrove: Yang Fudong, curated by Davide Quadrio and Massimo Torrigiani, shown throughout the historic buildings of Gagliano del Capo, Italy

The Light That I Feel, SALT Norway, Sandhornoy, Norway

Yang Fudong: Incidental Scripts, Centre for Contemporary Art, Singapore



Estranged Paradise: Yang Fudong Works 1993-2012, Kunsthalle Zurich; Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, California



Yang Fudong: Fifth Night, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Yang Fudong, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, New York

Quote Out of Context, OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai, China



Yang Fudong, Parasol Unit Foundation for Contemporary Art, London, United Kingdom

The Distance of Reality, Yang Fudong's Solo Exhibition, Wifredo Lam 

Contemporary Art Center, Havaianas, Cuba; Iberia Art Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

Yang Fudong, Utopia and Reality, Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Tapiola, Finland

Yang Fudong: No Snow on the Broken Bridge, Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, Sydney, Australia

Yang Fudong, Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris, France

Three Films by Yang Fudong, Moving Image Gallery, Singapore Art Museum at 8Q, Singapore

Deutsche Bank Collection, Yang Fudong, Deutsche Bank Group Head Office, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

Yang Fudong, IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia

Yang Fudong: Seven Intellectuals in a Bamboo Forest, Contemporary Art Center of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia

Yang Fudong, Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany



Yang Fudong: The General’s Smile, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan 

Yang Fudong: Seven Intellectuals in a Bamboo Forest and Other Stories, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece

Yang Fudong, Kunsthaus Basel, Basel, Switzerland 

Yang Fudong Solo Exhibition, Kino Kino, Sandnes, Norway



Yang Fudong, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, Colorado

Yang Fudong: East of Que Village, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen (MuHKA), Antwerp, Belgium; Fotomuseum Antwerpen, Antwerp, Belgium

Yang Fudong: Seven Intellectuals in a Bamboo Forest, Asia Society, New York; Stiftelsen 3,14 International Contemporary Art Foundation, Bergen, Norway

Yang Fudong: East of Que Village, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York“Dawn Mist, Separation Faith," Shanghai Zengdai Museum, Shanghai, China

Yang Fudong, Seven Intellectuals in the Bamboo Forest Part 1-5, Paco das Artes Organizao Social de Cultura, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Yang Fudong: the General's Smile, Hara Museum, Tokyo, Japan; Hara Museum ARC, Shibukawa, Japan





From/to: The Frontier of Chinese Art Education, SFAI San Francisco, California

Shanghai Biennial, 12th edition, Proregress – Art in an Age of Historical Ambivalence, Shanghai, China

From 1978 to 2018: Art History Shaped by 40 Artists, Shanghai Powerlong Museum, Shanghai, China

3rd Beijing Biennial, Trouble Intentions Ahead: Confusing Public and Private, CAFA Art Museum Beijing, China

Jury, Vladivostok International Film Festival, Russia

Allure of the Magic City-Shanghai Contemporary Art Exhibition, Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, Japan

Entropy, Faurschou Foundation, Beijing, China

Goddess Equipment: Discourse Beyond Antiquity and Art, Hangzhou Arts and Crafts Museum, Hangzhou, China

20 Years Art Space Riehen – The Anniversary Exhibition, Kunst Raum Riehen, Basel, SwitzerlandJury, Vladivostok International Film Festival, Russia

Allure of the Magic City-Shanghai Contemporary Art Exhibition, Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, Japan

Goddess Equipment: Discourse Beyond Antiquity and Art, Hangzhou Arts and Crafts Museum, Hangzhou, China

This is Shanghai, Chinese Contemporary Art, Cunard Building, Liverpool, UK

Respire, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World, Guggenheim Bilbao, Spain



Last Night's Fortune Teller, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin, Germany

Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, US

Culture City of East Asia 2017 Kyoto: Asia Corridor Contemporary Art Exhibition, Nijo Castle, Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto, Japan

21, 39, Jeddah Arts, Saudi Arabia



Bentu, des artistes chinois dans la turbulence des mutations, Fondation LVMH, Paris, France

La Collection, un choix d’œuvres chinoises, Fondation LVMH, Paris, France

What About the Art? Contemporary Art from China, Qatar Museums Gallery Al Riwaq, Doha, Qatar

Intimate Curiosity, 4th Annual Collectors Contemporary Collaboration, Invitation to Japanese Collectors of Contemporary Art, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong

L’Année dernière à Marienbad, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic

Traces: International Video Collection of Isabelle and Jean-Conrad Lemaitre, Beijing Ming Sheng Art Museum, Beijing, China

Time Test: International Video Art Research Exhibition, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China ; Redtory Museum of Contemporary Art (RMCA), Guangzhou, China

Terratopia: The Chinese Landscape in Painting and Film, Seattle Asian Art Museum, Seattle, Washington

Histories of a Global Hub, Suzhou Documents, Suzhou Biennial, Suzhou, China

Studio, Qiao Space, Shanghai, China

Landscapes, China Academy of Art, Gong Wang Museum, Hangzhou, China

The Pleasure of Love, 56th October Salon, Belgrade, Serbia

Dialog of tradition, spaces and times, Krasnoyarsk Museum Centre, Krasnoyarsk, Russia

Quand La Chine Reveille L’Art Contemporain, Galerie rue Visconti, Paris, France



Chinese Utopia’s Revisited – The Elephants, BOZAR, Brussel, Belgium 

China 8, Contemporary Art from China at the Rhine and Ruhr, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany

Go East: The Gene & Brian Sherman Contemporary Asian Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Inventing the possible, an ephemeral video library, Arts Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain

From a Poem to the Sunset, First part of an exhibition series with new acquisitions of contemporary Chinese and international art, Daimler Contemporary Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Fairytale, International Video Art Festival, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan

Essential Matters-Moving Images from China, Borusan Contemporary Perili Kosk, Istanbul, Turkey

Sudden Change of Idea: An Exhibition on Comparative Study between Chinese and German Conceptual Art, United Art Museum, Wuhan, China

Creating Realities, Encounters between Art and Cinema, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany 

The Civil Power, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing, China

Fireflies in the Night, Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center, Athens, Greece

Flutter…Flutter…Jasmine…Jasmine, Manggha Museum of Japanese Art and Technology, Krakow, Poland

After Eden/Apres Eden, La Maison Rouge, Foundation Antoine de Galbert, Paris, France

L’Année dernière à Marienbad, Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen, Germany



Unbound: Contemporary Art After Frida Kahlo, Museum of Contemporary Art, 

Chicago, Illinois

Modernity 3.0, 80WSE Gallery, New York University, New York

BankART Life 4 – Dream of East Asia, BankART Studio NYK and others, Yokohama, Japan

Montevideo Biennale, Montevideo, Uruguay 

Narrative/Performative, Kunst Raum Riehen, Riehen, Switzerland

Inventer le Possible, Vidéothèque éphémère 2,  Jeu de Paume, Paris



Mise-en-Scene, Leeum Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

Sharjah Biennale 11: Re:emerge – Towards a New Cultural Cartography, United Arab Emirates

Theme: Tension between Development of Individuality and Collective Thinking, Pinchuk Art Center, Kiev, Ukraine

PEOPLE, Selected Parkett Artists, Editions (1984-2013), Parkettart Zurich Exhibition Space, Zurich, Switzerland  

Fruits de la Passion, Musée National d’Art Moderne, Paris, France

Moving on Asia, Towards a New Art Network 2004-2013, City Gallery Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

Lightness, A Clue and Six Faces, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China 

China China, a group show of Chinese artists,” Pinchuk Art Center, Kiev, Ukraine

Century of Chinese Cinema Program, Toronto International Film Festival, Toronto, Canada

The Idyllic Synthesis: Contradictions of Vision and Reality, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

Truth, Beauty, Freedom and Money, K11 Art Mall, Shanghai, China

People's Park, The Cube Space, Taipei, Taiwan

Modern Families, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, University College, Cork, Ireland

Portrait of the Times, 30 Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Power Station of Art, Shanghai

Incorruptible Views: Images in Present Continuous, MUNTREF Centre of Contemporary Art, Buenos Aires, Argentina

La Biennale de Lyon 2013, Lyon, France

Ink Art: Past as Present in Contemporary China, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times: Selected Videos from the 1st Kieve Biennale, curated by David Elliot ; MOMENTUM, Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin ; SKY SCREEN, SALT Beyoglu, Istanbul ; Collegium Hungaricum, Berlin, Germany

The Garden of Diversion, Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing, China



Expanded Cinema: Isaac Julien, Fiona Tan, Yang Fudong., Eye Film Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times. Rebirth and Apocalypse inContemporary Art, The First Kyiv International Biennial of Contemporary Art ARSENALE 2012, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine

Moving Image in China: 1988 – 2011, Centro per l’Arte Contemporane0a Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy 

2xHelbling in Shanghai, IG Halle, Kunst(zeug)haus, Rapperswil, Switzerland

Asia Pacific Contemporary Media Arts from Daisuke Miyatsu Collection, Amuse Kashiwa Crystal Hall, Kashiwa City, Japan

Future Pass, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China; National Taiwan Museum of Art, Taichung, Taiwan

Voices of Images, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy

La La La Human Steps: A Selection from the Collection of Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey

Transformation: A View on Chinese Contemporary Art, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey

Beyond the Wall, Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy

The First Xinjiang Biennale of Contemporary Art, Xinjiang International Exhibition Center, Xinjiang, China

La Belle et La Bête, Regards croisés sur la beauté, Institut Culturel Bernard Magrez, Bordeaux, France (through 2013)