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Chen Wei

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Chen Wei (b. 1980) developed his practice in Hangzhou and later moved to Beijing, where he now lives and works. His photography, installation and research projects have been recognised in solo exhibitions around the world, including "Noon Club", curated by Francesco Bonami, JNBY Foundation, Hangzhou (2016); "The Work in Progress, Photography from China in 2015″, Museum Folkwang, Essen (2015); "Chen Wei: In the Waves", Chi K11 Art Museum, Shanghai (2015), "Chen Wei: The Stars in the Night Sky are Innumerable", Australia China Art Foundation, Sydney (2014); "Performance and Imagination: Chinese Photography 1911-2014", Stavanger Art Museum, Stavanger (2014); "My Generation: Young Chinese Artists", Orange County Museum of Art, CA (2015); "ON | OFF: China's Young Artists in Concept and Practice", Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing (2012);. Chen's work is included in the collections of Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Yuz Museum, K11 Art Foundation, the Rubell Family Collection and many others.
Chen Wei Future and Modern 2014 archival inkjet print 100 x 125cm