Calligraphic Time and Space: Abstract Art in China

Curator Li Xu
Artists Yu Youhan、Bian Pingshan、Chen Guangwu、Chen Qiang、Cheng Dapeng、DING Yi

Li Xu  Art Critic, Curator

1967                         Born in Shenyang, Liaoning province, China
1984--1988          Studied art history in the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing
1988--2005          Chief curator, Director of Academic Research Department,
                                     Shanghai Art Museum
2006--2011          Director of Z-art Center, Shanghai
2013                        Deputy Director, Power Station of Art, Shanghai

Curator of exhibitions such as Shanghai Biennale (2000, 2002, Shanghai Art Museum, China), “Metaphysics: Shanghai Abstract Art Exhibition” (2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, Shanghai Art Museum, China), “Dreaming of the Dragon’s Nation—Contemporary Art from China” (2004, IMMA, Dublin, Ireland), “Lines—Chinese Abstract Art” (2007, Creek Art, Shanghai, China),  “Tao of Nature----Chinese Abstract Art Exhibition” (2011, MoCA Shanghai, China), “Portrait of the Times: 30 Years of Chinese Contemporary Art” (2013, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China) etc.