Gu Liming


Gu Liming

Doctor, Professor

 

Gu Liming was born in Weifang, Shandong Province in December 1963. He once taught in Shandong University of Arts and China Academy of Art. In 2009, he received his PhD degree in Oil Painting from the China Academy of Art. He is now a professor and doctoral supervisor at the Painting Department of Academy of Art & Designs, Tsinghua University. He also serves as council member of China Oil Painting Society.

 

His works have been collected by a number of museums and institutes, including but not limited to, the National Art Museum of China, University Museum and Art Gallery of the University of Hong Kong, Shanghai Art Museum, Beijing Crown Plaza Art Museum, Taiwan Soka Art Center, Beijing Today Art Museum, Changliu Modern Art Museum in Taiwan, the Museum for Modern Art in Zurich, Nanjing Qinghe Modern Art Museum, Guangzhou Art Museum, Beijing Dadu Oil Painting Museum, Shangdong Art Museum, as well as Art Museum of Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University.

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2016—2017 Tour Exhibition of Metonymy--Thirty Years of Gu Liming's Art Shandong Provincial Museum, November

 

Art Museum of Academy of Art and Design, Tsinghua University, December Weifang Municipal Art Museum, Weifang Shiwuyuan Art Museum, 2017 2016 “Metonymy–Works on Paper by Gu Liming ” Shenzhen Luohu Art Museum 2015 “Succession & Reform–Gu Liming’s Works on Paper 1989-2015, ” Beijing 798 FANG-YUAN Art Museum

 

"Door Gods and Flowers–Oil Paintings by Gu Liming and Wang Haiyan”, Hong Kong City Hall

 

2013 “Gu Liming’s Private Collection, ” Beijing Soka Art Center 2012 “Transformation of Tradition: Paintings of Gu Liming, ” Shenzhen Artron Gallery

 

2010 “Co-Exhibition of Gu Liming and Wang Jiyin”, Shanghai Hehui Art Center 2009 “Door Gods and Flowers –Recent Works of Gu Liming and Wang Haiyan, ” Jinan Zuoyou Contemporary Art Museum

 

2002 “Transformation of Tradition: Paintings of Gu Liming”, Beijing Soka Art Center 2000 Solo Exhibition, Soka Art Center, Taipei, China

 

1996 Solo Exhibition, Soka Art Center, Taipei, China

 

1989 Solo Exhibition, The Gallery of Werner Melletin, Cologne, Germany

 

 

Group Exhibitions:

2016 “Chinese Resonance–International Tour Exhibition of Chinese Oil Paintings”, Brongiart, Paris, France

 

"Orient·Art·Tianjin–Renowned Chinese Artists Invitational Exhibition”, Summer Davos, Tianjin

 

2015 “I, 1985-2015 by Shenqin, Su Xinping, Meng Luding & Gu Liming” Tour Exhibition, Beijing 798 Phoenix Art Palace, Guangzhou Red Brick Art Museum, and Beijing Imperial Ancestral Temple Art Museum

 

"China Style–Chinese Contemporary Art Tour Exhibition”, Galleri Astley Museum, Untersberg, Sweden; Diaghilev Modern Art Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

"Nonfigurative–Reform of Narration”, Shanghai 21st Century Minsheng Art Museum 2014 “Tour Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Oil Paintings & Retrospective Exhibition of Chinese Oil Painting in the Past 100 Years”, Guangzhou Art Museum; Wuhan Art Museum; China Art Museum, Shanghai; National Art Museum of China

 

"The 12th National Fine Arts Exhibition”, Zhejiang Art Museum

 

"Painting of Here– 20 Years of Figurative Expressionist Painting in China”, China Art Museum, Shanghai


"2014 Exhibition of International Representational and Abstract Art”, Ningbo Art Museum, Hunan Meilun Art Museum

 

2013 “Sketching and Freehand–China Oil Painting Masters’ Sketching Research Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China

 

"Portrait of the Time–30 Years of Chinese Contemporary Art”, Power Station of Art, Shanghai

 

"China Style–China Oil Painting Language Research Exhibition”, Beijing Imperial College Oil Painting Museum

 

"The 10th China Art Festival–National Fine Arts Exhibition”, Shandong Art Museum

 

2012 “2012 China Oil Painting Art Exhibition in London, ” Olympia West Hall, London “The Picturesque China–Developing Chinese Fine Art in the New Century”, China Art Museum, Shanghai

 

2011 “2011--China Abstract Art Tour” (Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Shanghai, Changsha, Beijing)

 

"The Oriental Spirit–China Contemporary Paintings”, The Museum for Modern Art in Zurich

 

"The Sun is about to Rise in the East–Invitation Exhibition at the 30th Anniversary of China National Academy of Painting”, Art Museum of National Academy of Painting

 

"The Culture of Southern China–Oil Paintings in the Nation and People Series”, Zhejiang Art Museum

 

2010 “The 25th Asia International Art Exhibition (AIAE)”, National Contemporary Art Museum of Mongolia

 

"Research and Surpass–The Second China Small-Size Oil Paintings”, National Art Museum of China

 

"Living ·Harmony ·Beauty–Shanghai Expo China Fine Arts Exhibition”, China Pavilion, Shanghai Expo

 

"Oil Painting and Modern Society–China Oil Painting Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China

 

"Back to Sketching”, National Art Museum of China

 

2009 “Development and Integration–China Modern Oil Painting Research Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China

 

2008 “2008 Cross-strait Oil Painting Exhibition,” Changliu Modern Art Museum in Taiwan

 

"Seeking the Origin and Finding the Path–Oil Painting Research Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China

 

2007 “Open Chinese Arts”, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia 2006 “The Blossoming of Realism–The Oil Paintings of Mainland China since 1978”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum

 

2005 “Along the Great River–China Contemporary Oil Painting Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China


"The Second Beijing International Art Biennale”, National Art Museum of China

 

2003 “Open Era–China Contemporary Art Invitational Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China

 

"The Inaugural Beijing International Art Biennale”, National Art Museum of China 2002 “Strength of the Century–China’s Top 50 Modern Artists Exhibition”, China Millennium Monument

 

2001 Artistic Award from “Research and Surpass–China Small-Size Oil Paintings”, National Art Museum of China

 

2000 “Door to the Century–China Art Invitational Exhibition”, Chengdu Modern Art Museum

 

1997 “China Contemporary Oil Paintings Exhibition” to Celebrate the Return of Hong Kong Organized by the Ministry of Culture, Liu Haisu Art Museum

"To the New Century–China Young Artists’ Oil Paintings Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China

 

1996 “The Chinese Oil Paintings of the 20th Century”, National Art Museum of China

 

1994 Award from “The 8th National Fine Arts Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China

 

1993 Academic Award from “China Oil Paintings Biennale”, National Art Museum of China

 

1989 “China Modern Art Exhibition”, National Art Museum of China