1968           Born in Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China
            Lives and works in Beijing, China
             
             

Education Background

1975, 1979         Learnt Chinese calligraphy from Hu Gongshi and Wang Wenjun
1987           Studied Chinese literature under Feng Qiyong

19911996 

 

      Studied the mounting and restoration of ancient Chinese calligraphy and paintings under Cui Yurun and Li Zhenjiang
19992001         Department of Digital Media, Media Design college, Auckland, New Zealand 
2005           Studied Chinese ink painting with Liu Dan
20062012         Ph.D., Tsinghua University, Beijing, China 
             
             

Professional History

2003           Design Director of CCTV.com
2004           Founder and Executive Director of Chinese Heritage 
             
             

Solo Exhibitions 

2016           Celestial Tales, Yi&C. Contemporary Art, Taipei
2015           Celestial Tales, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, USA

2014

 

          Knowing Heaven and Earth through Observation: Chinese Ink Paintings by Tai Xiangzhou, Temporary Exhibitions Gallery of Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau, Macau S.A.R., China

2013

 

          Magnificence Within: New Ink Paintings by Tai Xiangzhou, The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, USA
2012           Mind Without Discrimination, Plum Blossoms Gallery, Hong Kong S.A.R., China
            Transcending Reality: New Ink Paintings by Tai Xiangzhou, The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, USA

2011

 

          Homocentric Objective: Landscape Paintings of Tai Xiangzhou, Arthur M. Sackler Museum of Art and Archaeology at Peking University, Beijing, China
            Celestial Tales: Ink Paintings by Tai Xiangzhou, 798 Art Bridge Gallery, Beijing, China
             
             

Group Exhibitions 

2017

         

Tai Xiangzhou & Zhang Yirong: One with the Universe, Alisan Fine Arts, Hongkong S.A.R., China

2016

 

          Experimenting China in PeruAPEC “Human and Nature” Art Exhibition, Museo Nacional de Arqueología, Antropología e Historia del Perú, Lima, Peru
            Winter Lotus Garden: Nature in Contemporary Ink (Asia Week New York), The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, USA
            The 12th China International Gallery Exposition, China National Convention Center, Beijing, China
2015           Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami, USA
            Seattle Art Fair, CenturyLink Field Event Center, Seattle, USA
            TEFAF, MECC, Maastricht, Netherlands
            Shuimo: Ten Thousand Blossoms Spring, Sotheby’s S2 Gallery, New York, USA 
            Principal Wares of the Song Period From A Private Collection/ Ink Paintings of Tai Xiangzhou, Eskenazi Ltd, London, UK
2014           Neo-Mōrōism, Tokyo Gallery + Beijing Tokyo Art Projects, Beijing, China 
            Shuimo / Water Ink: Enchanted Landscapes, Sotheby’s S2 Gallery, New York, USA 
            Art Basel HK, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong S.A.R., China
            Meditations in Nature: New Ink, Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hong Kong S.A.R., China
            As Above So Below: Exhibition of Contemporary Ink Art, The Fringe Club, Hong Kong S.A.R., China
            Asia Week 2014: Contemporary Chinese Ink, The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, USA
2013           Picturing Heaven and Earth, 798 Art Bridge Gallery, Beijing, China
            Art Basel HK, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong S.A.R., China
            Shuimo / Water Ink: Chinese Contemporary Ink Painting, Sotheby’s S2 Gallery, New York, USA 

2012

 

          Sharjah Calligraphy Biennial, Sharjah Calligraphy Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
            The Chinese Scholar - Ink Painting and Works of Art, Fuller Building, New York, USA

2011

 

          The Art of Writing: Contemporary Art from Three Cultures, ArtForum in der Kurhaus Kolonnade, Wiesbaden, Germany
            Ink Paintings by Liu Dan, Zeng Xiaojun, Tai Xiangzhou, The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, USA 

2010

 

          Giant Cup Today National Art Students Annual Awards 2010, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
            All About Paper, Shanghai World Expo, Shanghai, China
2009           From Nature to Mind, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China
            Ink Play: The 2nd Chinese and Korean young artists exchange exhibition, Korean Cultural Service, Beijing, China 
             
             

Public collections 

Arthur M. Sackler Museum of Art and Archaeology at Peking University, Beijing, China
Zhonghua Book Company, Beijing, China
Temporary Exhibitions Gallery of Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau, Macau S.A.R., China
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
The Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, USA
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, USA
Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, USA
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, USA
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, USA
Harvard Art Museums, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, USA
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, USA
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, USA

 

Last Updated: February 2017