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Huang Rui

  • TAIJI ( ORANGE AND GREY ) Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm
    TAIJI ( ORANGE AND GREY ) Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm

  • LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.8 Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm
    LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.8 Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm

  • Taiji (Brown and Yellow) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm, 31.1 x 21.4 in
    Taiji (Brown and Yellow) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm, 31.1 x 21.4 in

  • Line and Color Preparatory Sketch No.7 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm, 31.1 x 21.4 in
    Line and Color Preparatory Sketch No.7 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm, 31.1 x 21.4 in

  • TAIJI ( YELLOW AND GREY ) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm
    TAIJI ( YELLOW AND GREY ) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm

  • LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.6 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm
    LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.6 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm

  • TAIJI (LIGHT BLUE AND BROWN ) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm
    TAIJI (LIGHT BLUE AND BROWN ) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm

  • LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.5 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm
    LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.5 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm

  • TAIJI ( PURPLE AND GREY ) Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm
    TAIJI ( PURPLE AND GREY ) Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm

  • LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.4 Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm
    LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.4 Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm

  • TAIJI ( RED AND GREEN ) Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm
    TAIJI ( RED AND GREEN ) Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm

  • LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.3 Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm
    LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.3 Pastel on Paper201454.5 × 79 cm

  • TAIJI ( PINK AND YELLOW ) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm
    TAIJI ( PINK AND YELLOW ) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm

  • LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.2 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm
    LINE AND COLOR PREPARATORY SKETCH NO.2 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm

  • TAIJI ( GREEN AND GREY ) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm
    TAIJI ( GREEN AND GREY ) Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm

  • Line and Color Preparatory Sketch No.1 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm
    Line and Color Preparatory Sketch No.1 Pastel on Paper201479 × 54.5 cm

  • PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.6 Pencil on Paper201438 × 53 cm
    PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.6 Pencil on Paper201438 × 53 cm

  • PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.5 Pencil on Paper201453 × 38 cm
    PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.5 Pencil on Paper201453 × 38 cm

  • PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.4 Pencil on Paper201453 × 38 cm
    PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.4 Pencil on Paper201453 × 38 cm

  • PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.3 Pencil on Paper201453 × 38 cm
    PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.3 Pencil on Paper201453 × 38 cm

  • PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.2 Pencil on Paper201438 × 53 cm
    PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.2 Pencil on Paper201438 × 53 cm

  • PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.1 Pencil on Paper201453 × 38 cm
    PAINTED POTTERY AND BLACK POTTERY NO.1 Pencil on Paper201453 × 38 cm

  • LANDSCAPE NO.4 Pencil on Paper201327 × 38.9 cm
    LANDSCAPE NO.4 Pencil on Paper201327 × 38.9 cm

  • LANDSCAPE NO.3 Pencil on Paper201327 × 38.9 cm
    LANDSCAPE NO.3 Pencil on Paper201327 × 38.9 cm

  • LANDSCAPE NO.2 Pencil on Paper201327 × 38.9 cm
    LANDSCAPE NO.2 Pencil on Paper201327 × 38.9 cm

  • LANDSCAPE NO.1 Pencil on Paper201327 × 38.9 cm
    LANDSCAPE NO.1 Pencil on Paper201327 × 38.9 cm

  • APPLE AND PEAR NO.5 Pencil on Paper201438.8 × 26.8 cm
    APPLE AND PEAR NO.5 Pencil on Paper201438.8 × 26.8 cm

  • APPLE AND PEAR NO.4 Pencil on Paper201438.8 × 26.8 cm
    APPLE AND PEAR NO.4 Pencil on Paper201438.8 × 26.8 cm

  • FRUIT AND KNIFE NO.4 Pencil on Paper201438.9 × 26.8 cm
    FRUIT AND KNIFE NO.4 Pencil on Paper201438.9 × 26.8 cm

  • FRUIT AND KNIFE NO.3 Pencil on Paper201438.9 × 26.8 cm
    FRUIT AND KNIFE NO.3 Pencil on Paper201438.9 × 26.8 cm

  • FRUIT AND KNIFE NO.1 Pencil on Paper201438.9 × 26.8 cm
    FRUIT AND KNIFE NO.1 Pencil on Paper201438.9 × 26.8 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201441.5 × 31 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201441.5 × 31 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201431 × 41.5 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201431 × 41.5 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201441 × 32 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201441 × 32 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE  Pencil on Paper201140.2 × 31.2 cm
    FEMALE NUDE  Pencil on Paper201140.2 × 31.2 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201332 × 41 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201332 × 41 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201241 × 31.2 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201241 × 31.2 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201327 × 39 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201327 × 39 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201327 × 39 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201327 × 39 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201125.2 × 35 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper201125.2 × 35 cm

  • FEMALE DANCER NO.2 Color ink on Paper198567 × 44.5 cm
    FEMALE DANCER NO.2 Color ink on Paper198567 × 44.5 cm

  • FEMALE DANCER NO.1 Color ink on Paper198567 × 44.5 cm
    FEMALE DANCER NO.1 Color ink on Paper198567 × 44.5 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper198353 × 38.5 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper198353 × 38.5 cm

  • FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper198353 × 38.5 cm
    FEMALE NUDE Pencil on Paper198353 × 38.5 cm

  • MAN IN THE WOODS Ink on Paper198134 × 34 cm
    MAN IN THE WOODS Ink on Paper198134 × 34 cm

  • WOMAN Ink on Paper198133 × 34 cm
    WOMAN Ink on Paper198133 × 34 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201454 × 39 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201416.2 × 23 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201416.2 × 23 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201416.2 × 23 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201416.2 × 23 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201423 × 16.2 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201423 × 16.2 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201423 × 16.2 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201423 × 16.2 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201423 × 16.2 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201423 × 16.2 cm

  • BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201423 × 16.2 cm
    BLOSSOM Pencil on Paper201423 × 16.2 cm

  • WOMAN Pencil on Paper199525.4 × 18 cm
    WOMAN Pencil on Paper199525.4 × 18 cm

  • WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527 × 20 cm
    WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527 × 20 cm

  • WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527.5 × 19.3 cm
    WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527.5 × 19.3 cm

  • WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527 × 20 cm
    WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527 × 20 cm

  • WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527.3 × 20 cm
    WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527.3 × 20 cm

  • WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527.5 × 20 cm
    WOMAN Pencil on Paper199527.5 × 20 cm

  • MAN, WOMAN Ink on Paper198134.5 × 33.5 cm
    MAN, WOMAN Ink on Paper198134.5 × 33.5 cm

  • TWO WOMEN Ink on Paper198134.5 × 33.5 cm
    TWO WOMEN Ink on Paper198134.5 × 33.5 cm

  • THREE WOMEN Ink on Paper198134.5 × 33.5 cm
    THREE WOMEN Ink on Paper198134.5 × 33.5 cm

Introduction

Born in Beijing in 1952, Huang Rui is a contemporary artist who works in multiple media, including painting, photography, installation and performance. He was the founder of the Stars Group and the 798 Art District in Beijing. He currently lives and works in Beijing.

Biography

  • 1979 The founder of the Stars Group and the 798 Art District in Beijing
  • 1952 Born in Beijing, China

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2016 Huang Rui: Space – Japan Period, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, China
  • In Search of Trigrams - Performance Art, Zürcher Gallery, Paris, France
  • Huang Rui: 1976, Zürcher Gallery, Paris, France
  • 2015 Language-Color, Zürcher Gallery, New York, USA
  • 2014 Black and White Cats 49, Then?, Performance Art, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
  • Erotic x Huang Rui: Works on Paper 1981-2014, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing, China
  • Space Structure 1983-1986, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
  • Black and White, MD Gallery, Shanghai, China
  • 2013 The Wasteland Series, Boers Li Gallery, Beijing China
  • 2012 Language-Color, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
  • 2011 Huang Rui Exhibition, Space Hongjee, Seoul, South Korea
  • 2009 COMERCHInA, Chinese Contemporary, Beijing, China
  • COMERCHInA, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
  • 2008 Chinese History in Animal Time, Museo delle Mura, Rome, Italy
  • Beijing 2008: Huang Rui, Sala 1, Rome, Italy
  • 2007 Huang Rui: The Stars’Times 1977-1984, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China
  • 2006 Chairman Mao 10,000 RMB, Chinese Contemporary, Beijing, China
  • One Country Two Systems Remains Unchanged for 50 Years, 10
  • Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong

Group Exhibitions

  • 2017 Salon Salon: Fine Art Practices from 1972 to 1982 in Profile – A Beijing Perspective, Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing
  • 2016 I-CHING - Peformance Art, 11th Edition of Live Action, Gothenburg/Boras, Sweden
  • M+Sigg Collection: Four Decades of Chinese Contemporary Art, ArtisTree, Hong Kong, China
  • 2015 Black and White Cats: Huang Rui and Wang Keping Duo Exhibition, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery,Hong Kong
  • 2014 Meaning Matter, Magda Danysz Gallery, Shanghai, China
  • The UN-OFFICIALS Art before 85, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, China
  • 2013 One for all, All for one, The Change of Essence—The Shenzhen City Sculpture Exhibition, 2013, Shenzhen, China
  • The Sound Of Ba Gua, the Reverse of Universe, Digital Live, Shenzhen, China
  • 2012 RAZE, Pékin Fine Arts, Beijing, China
  • Daydreaming with…, ArtisTree, Hong Kong
  • Chai-na/China Signs: Works by Huang Rui and Ko Siu Lan, Slought Foundation and the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
  • 2011 Tong Yi,Guangzhou LIVE Performance Art Festival, Guangzhou, China
  • Blooming in the Shadows: Unofficial Chinese Art, 1974-1985, China Institute, New York, USA
  • Red, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
  • LOVE and HOPE, Iberia Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
  • Black White, Zero Field Art Center, Beijing, China
  • Documentation of Chinese Performance Art Exhibition, Songzhuang Art Museum, Beijing, China
  • 2010 Emptiness, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
  • Huang Rui and Dai Guangyu: Recent Works, Galerie Adler, Paris, France
  • Reshaping History: Chinese Art from 2001 to 2009, National Convention Center, Beijing, China
  • Let’s Do I-Ching, Czech Republic Pavilion Day, Shanghai World Expo, Shanghai, China (Canceled by Expo Security Council)
  • Erotic, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing, China
  • Warm Winter Arts Project, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing, China (Canceled by Chaoyang District Public Security Bureau)
  • Kollowitz and Chinese Artists, Artmia Art Center, Beijing, China
  • Warm Winter Arts Project, Zhengyang, 008, and Dongying Art Districts, Beijing, China
  • 2009 Warm Winter Arts Project, Zhengyang Art District, Beijing, China
  • Asian Art in Characters, 604 Gallery, Busan, South Korea
  • OPEN, Performance Art Festival, Open Art Gallery, Beijing, China
  • Berlin Wall Memorial Exhibition, Twentieth Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin WallCeremony, Berlin, Germany
  • Berlin Wall Memorial Exhibition, Garden, German Embassy, Beijing, China
  • Images of China: The City Flag, Qujiang District Art Center and Dayan Pagoda Square, Xi’an, China
  • International Performance Show: Ceramic Passion, Expo Park, Icheon, Korea
  • 2008 Christian Dior & Chinese Artists, UCCA, Beijing, China
  • SH Contemporary Outdoor Exhibition: Sichuan Forever, Shanghai Exhibition Center,Shanghai, China
  • China Avant-Garde, Groninger Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands
  • Earthquake, Art Channel, Beijing, China
  • Interval of Silence, Redstar Gallery, Beijing, China
  • Case Studies of Artists in Art History, SZ Art Center, Beijing, China
  • Memory of China, Galerie Zdenek Sklenar, Prague, Czech Republic
  • 2007 CHINA NOW: Reincarnation of Chinese Contemporary Art, Cobra Museum, Amsterdam,The Netherlands
  • China Action, Louisiana Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Made in China: Contemporary Art Exhibition, Louisiana Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Chinese Performance Art Photography, Inter Art Center / Gallery, Beijing, China
  • 2006 Create History: Commemoration Exhibition of Chinese Modern Art in the 1980s, OCT
  • Contemporary Art Terminal, Shenzhen, China
  • Dadao International Performance Festival, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • Wilderness Environmental Art Plan, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
  • CHINA NOW: Reincarnation of Chinese Contemporary Art, Sammlung Essl Museum,Vienna, Austria
  • Soldiers at the Gate, DIAF, 706 Space, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • Transborder Language, DIAF Fourth Edition, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • 2005 From Yuanmingyuan to the 798: A Performance Art Exhibition, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • Cubism in Asia, National Museum of Modern Art of Japan, Tokyo, Japan
  • Transparent Box, Jianwai Soho, Beijing, China
  • Convergence Art Exhibition, UCCA, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • Forge the Fable, Zero Field Art Center, Beijing, China
  • Transborder Language, DIAF Third Edition, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • 2004 Transborder Language, DIAF Second Edition, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • Multiple Definitions: Imaginary Community, Crystal City, Tianjin, China
  • 2003 Transborder Language, DIAF First Edition, Beijing Tokyo Art Projects, Beijing, China
  • Reconstruct 798: Dashanzi Art District Event, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • Blue Sky Exposure: Anti-SARS Exhibition, 798 Art District and Yizhuang, Beijing, China
  • Left Hand, Right Hand, 798 Art District, Beijing, China
  • 2002 Beijing Afloat, Beijing Tokyo Art Projects, Beijing, China
  • CIPAF 02, Banpe Museum, Xi’an, China
  • The First Guangzhou Triennial, Guangzhou Museum, Guangzhou, China
  • First Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China
  • Theater of Our Lives, Hyogo Prefecture Museum of Art, Kobe, Japan
  • 2001 Promenade in Asia, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
  • Dream 2001: Contemporary Chinese Art Exhibition, Red Mansion Foundation, London, UK
  • 2000 The Stars: Twenty Years, Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
  • Documentation of Chinese Avant-Garde Art in the 1990s, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum,Fukuoka, Japan
  • Choi Suk Ho and Huang Rui, Gallery Gu, Seo-Cho Visual Art Institute, Seoul, South Korea
  • Battle to a 2001: Gozo Yoshimasu and Huang Rui, Gallery Shimada, Kobe, Japan
  • 1999 Memories of One Hundred Years, Huang Rui's Studio, Osaka, Japan
  • Nippon Performance Art Festival, Osaka, Japan
  • True, Hirano, Osaka, Japan
  • New I-Ching: 64 Divinations of June 4, Central Park, Hong Kong
  • 1998 NIPAF 8: Nippon Performance Art Festival, Nagano, Nagoya, Tokyo, Japan
  • Julien Blaine Studio Performance Day, Galerie Municipale de Sextius, Aix en Provence, France
  • NIPAF a Paris, Japan Cultural Center, Paris, France
  • Art Performance, Art Action, Fringe Club, Hong Kong
  • Guan Yin, Dainembutsu-ji, Osaka, Japan
  • Floating City, Rokk Island, Kobe, Japan
  • Today: Twenty Years, Japan-China International Art Festival, Hamarikyu Aashi
  • Multipurpose Hall, Tokyo, Japan
  • 1997 Chinese Abstraction and Beyond, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
  • Modern de Hirano, Kumata Shino Shrine, Osaka, Japan
  • Imaginary Trip: Eiji Okubo and Huang Rui Exhibition, Huang Rui’s Studio, Osaka, Japan
  • The Fourth Rokk Island Open Air Art Festival, Marine Park, Kobe, Japan
  • 1996 Chinese Modern Arts, Gallery Asur, Oslo, Norway
  • From East of Eurasia, Oxy Gallery, Osaka, Japan
  • The Origins and Myths of New Fine Art from Japan, China, and Korea, The Museum ofModern Art, Saitama, Japan
  • 1995 New Paintings from Chinese Artists, Alisan Fine Arts Gallery, Hong Kong
  • 1994 The Stars: Chinese Modern Art and Culture, Kunsterhaus Mousonturm, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Asian Art Now, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan
  • 1993 The Stars: Fifteen Years, Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
  • 1992 Asian Wave, Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
  • Art Now II: Twelve Artists and the New Horizon in the 1990s, Hyogo Prefecture Museumof Modern Art, Kobe, Japan
  • 1990 Ma Desheng, Huang Rui, and Wang Keping Exhibition, Han Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Huang Rui and Wang Keping Exhibition, Monte Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
  • The Stars: Ten Years, Salpetriere Church, Paris, France
  • 1989 The Stars: Ten Years, Han Art Gallery, Hong Kong and Han Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 1987 The Stars Exhibition with Six Artists, Art Wave Gallery, New York, USA
  • The Stars Documentation Exhibition, Harvard University Cultural Center, Boston, USA
  • 1985 Ma Desheng and Huang Rui Exhibition, Osaka Contemporary Art Center, Osaka, Japan
  • 1981 China Contemporary Art Exhibition, New York, Boston, USA
  • 1980 The Second Stars Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China
  • 1979 The First Stars Exhibition, Huafang Zhai, Beijing, China

Publications

  • 2014 Erotic x Huang Rui: Works on Paper 1981-2014, Asia One Books, Hong Kong
  • Huang Rui: Space Structure 1983-2014, Asia One Books, Hong Kong
  • 2013 A Constellation of Stars- Huang Rui and Ma Desheng:Art Editiors 1978- 1983, Thinking Hands+
  • Hadrien de Montferrand, Beijing, China
  • 2012 Huang Rui: The Stars Period, Asia One, Hong Kong
  • 2009 1989: 365 Art Days in China and Germany, edition global, Munich
  • 2008 798 in Beijing, Sichuan Publishing Group + Sichuan Fine Arts Publishing House (Updated Edition)
  • 2004 798 in Beijing, Timezone 8 + Thinking Hands