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Wei Jia
1975
Born in Chengdu, China.
Lives and works in Chongqing , China.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected)
2022
Beyon Strenuous Journey II, Michael Ku Gallery / Mangrove Gallery , Taipei / Shenzhen      
Strenuous Journey I,
Michael Ku Gallery, Taipei
2017
On The Forest Trail, Star Gallery, Beijing
Sudden Brilliance, Michael Ku Gallery, Taipei
2015
WEI JIA: MILDLY BITING, ENCOUNTERING SPRING, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai
2012
PORTRAIT - Wei Jia solo exhibition, Michael Ku Gallery, Taipei
2011
Dim Light on the Opposite Shore: Wei Jia Solo Exhibition”, Star Gallery, Beijing
2009
In the Distant Fields and Smoky Woods, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Doors to an Alternative World-Wei Jia's Recent Works,
Galerie Frank Schlag & Cie, Germany
2008
Wei Jia 2004-2008, Star Gallery, Beijing
Illuminating the Endless Night,
Michael Ku Gallery, Taipei

2007
If You Could Fly, Where Could You Go?, Aura Gallery, Shanghai  
2006
An Uncivilized Spring, Star Gallery, Beijing


GROUP SHOWS (selected)


2022
A Place for Concealment, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing
Myth of Figures,
Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
Colourful - The Art of Chinese Colour Printing During Four Centuries,
Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing

2021
Redefining Ink-Wash Painting: Chinese Contemporary Art Invitational Exhibition, Yuelai Art Museum, Chongqing

2020
Painting: Macro, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangdong
2019
Singing the Body Electric, David Zwirner, Hong Kong
2018
Michael Ku Gallery 10th Anniversary, Michael Ku Gallery, Taipei
The Orientation and Taste of New Painting,
Zhi Art Space, Chongqing

2017
Today’s Yesterday — 1st Anren Biennale 2017, Anren, Chengdu
Reading the Raindrops-Western Artists Documenta, Yinchuan Museum of Contemporary Art, Yinchuan, China
lease fasten your seat belt as we are experiencing some turbulence,
LEO XU PROJECTS, Shanghai
2015
In Memory of a Landscape II: Lu Song, Wei Jia and Xie Fan, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai
Within Sight--Chinese New Painting at Post Financial Crisis Era,
Taylor Foundation, Paris
2014
Landscape of Man, Michael Ku Gallery, Taipei
The Immortal Scenery,
Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
2013
City Phantasm 2013 Chongqing Youth Art Biennale, Chongqing Art Museum, Chongqing
SPECTACLE RECONSTRUCTION - CHINESE CONTEMPORARY ART,
MODEM , Centre for Modern and Contemporary Arts, Debrecen, Hungary
2012
Spin: The First Decade of the New Century, Today Art Museum, Beijing
Water stains on the wall- The carrier of formation,
Zhejiang Art Museum, Zhejiang     
Shedding – new art from china,
Zhong Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2011
Born in the 70s, LIN & LIN GALLERY, Taipei
From scenes to scenes of culture, 
After seventies artist research, Wuhan Art Museum, Wuhan
2010
The Mirror of Time, Michael Ku Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
RESHAPING HISTORY: China Art from 2000 to 2009,
China National Convention Center, Beijing
Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art 1979-2009,
Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai
The Franks-Suss Collection,
The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
Trans-Realism: Contemporary Art from China,
Christie’s Rockefeller Plaza, Now York, USA
Ten Cases Studies of Post-70s Art,
Hong Kong Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong
2009
CHINA MANIA, Arken Museum Of Modern Art Danish, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Kingdom of Denmark Paradise Lost,
F.FINE Gallery, Beijing
China From Zero to Hero,
Star Gallery, Beijing
2008
3rd A+A Exhibition, PIFO New Art Gallery/ Duolun Museum Of Modern Art, Beijing/ Shanghai
The Disappearance of Nature,
J & Z Gallery, Shenzhen
The Game is not Over,
Arario Gallery, Beijing
Corresponding: Nanjing-Chengdu,
Nanjing Qinghe Current Art Center, Nanjing
Looking for Me,
Minsheng Center for Contemporary Art, Shanghai
Strength of Practice - the Second Document of Contemporary Chinese Prints,
Nanjing Museum, Nanjing
Ah! We, The National Grand Theatre, Beijing
2007
Taking off From The West - Contemporary Art of China’s Southwest, Guangdong Art Museum, Guangzhou
New Interface--Serching the future,
Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai
Chen Ke, Li Jikai, Wei Jia,
Thomas Erben Gallery, New York
Visual Experiences – Firstly Exhibition,
National Art Museum of China, Beijing
China new painting,
Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
Comtemporary presentation - Shanghui Wu jiaochang 800 Art Space Opening Exhibition,
Shanghui Wu jiaochang 800 Art Space, Shanghai
Adidas ‘Gong Zhen’ Sport in Art,
MOCA SHANGHAI, Shanghai
Animamix: From Modernity to Eternity,
MOCA SHANGHAI, Shanghai
Energy – Spirit, Body, Material Today Documentary Exhibition,
Today Art Museum, Beijing
2006
Variant Pictures, China Contemporary Oil Painting Invitation Exhibition, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
Vision changing – The 2nd Contemporary Chinese Young Printers Nominating Exhibition,
Guan-Shan-Yue Art Museum, Shenzhen
The Self-Made Generation - A Retrospective of New Chinese Painting?, 
Zendai Moma, Shanghai
Naughty Kids,
Star Gallery, Star Gallery, Beijing
2005
Next Station, Cartoon?, Star Gallery/He Xiangning Art Museum, Beijing/Shenzhen
Scapes: the ‘Century’ and ‘Paradise’ - The Second Chengdu Biennial,
Century City, Chengdu
Fushan International Print Paitinging Invitational Exhibition,
Fushan, Korea
2004
Ideal of A New Generation - the Chinese New Generation, Gallery of Central Academy of Fine Arts/He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen
11th International Biennial Print and Drawing Exhibition,
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung
2003
Eighth Copperplate, Stoneplate, Silk Plate Print Painting Exhibition, Chongqing Art Museum, Chongqing
First Beijing International Print Painting Biennial Exhibition,
Yan Huan Art Museum, Beijing
2002
Sixteenth National Print Painting Exhibition, Anhui International Exhibition & Conference Center, Nanjing
The Space Group, the 12th Space International Print Biennial,
Seoul, Korea
Entering into Modern Times: Eight Young Printmakers Exhibition,
Guan Shan Yue Art Museum, Shenzhen
2001
7th National Exhibition of Etching, Lithography and Silkscreen, Wuhan
fifteenth National Print Painting Exhibition,
Guangzhou
2000
V Triennale Mondiale d'Estampes Petit Format in Chamalieres, France


Achievement and Award (selected)

2010  
BMW CHINA 2009 Art Power “Most Improved Artist”
2008  
AAC2007 The Most Influential Participants of Chinese Art
2003
Gold Award and “Liao Xiuping Pring Painting Fund Award” by the Eighth Copperplate、Stoneplate、Silk Plate Print Painting Exhibition
Gold Award by the First Beijing International Print Painting Biennial Exhibition
2001  
Gold Award and “Liao Xiuping Pring Painting Fund Award” by the Seventh Copperplate、Stoneplate、Silk Plate Print Painting Exhibition


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