王卫| Wang Wei

艺术家简介:

王卫1972年出生于北京,1996年毕业于中央美术学院壁画系,目前在北京生活与工作。

王卫是一位多领域的装置艺术家,关注物理空间的引导性如何标示出人们自身的生活现实,通过使用奇妙和出人意料的补充物去改造现有建筑的结构,王卫发展出一套强有力的介入实践,旨在扰乱人们对于空间的普遍认知,同时开启关于建筑,劳动和观看方法之间的对话。

参加过的主要展览包括:第二届CAFAM双年展(中央美术学院美术馆 2014),第十二届威尼斯建筑双年展中国馆(威尼斯2010),深圳香港双城双年展(深圳2009),真实事件(利物浦泰特美术馆2007),有异物(维也纳美术馆项目空间2007),第二届广州三年展(广东美术馆2005),布拉格双年展(捷克国家美术馆2005),在过去与未来之间-中国新影像(纽约国际摄影中心2004),首届广州三年展(广东美术馆2002),革命的首都(英国当代艺术研究院1999)

后感性-异形与妄想(北京 1999)

 

Artist’s Biography

Wang Wei was born in Beijing, China 1972. In 1996, he was graduated from Central Academy of Fine Arts. Now he lives and works in Beijing.

Wang Wei is a multidisciplinary installation artist who looks at how the navigation of physical spaces can inform us about our own lived reality. Through modifying existing  architectural structures with subtle ,surprising additions or appropriating stylized features from disparate sources ,Wang Wei has developed a strong practice around interventions  that are aim to disrupt human perceptions of space while opening a dialogue about construction ,labor and ways of seeing.

Wang Wei’s work has been exhibited in series of important exhibitions including:

The 2nd CAFAM Biennale (CAFA Art Museum, China 2014 ); Pavilion of China at 12th International Architecture Exhibition -La Biennale di Venazia ( Venice, Italy 2010 ); 2009 Shenzhen Hongkong Bi-City Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism( Shenzhen, China, 2009 ) ; The Real Thing :Contemporary Art From China ( Tate Liverpool,2007 ); Foreign Objects ( Kunsthalle Wien Project Space ,Vienna 2007 ); Beyond: The Second Guangzhou Triennial(Guangdong Museum of Art, China 2005 );  A Second Sight: International Biennale of Contemporary Art ( National Gallery in Prague, 2005 ); Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China (International Center of Photography, New York 2004); The First Guangzhou Triennial ( Guangdong Museum of Art, China 2002 ); Revolutionary Capitals ( Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK 1999 ); Post-sense Sensibility: Bodies and Delusion (Beijing, China 1999 )