Vanguard gallery

Tang Chao

Tang Chao (b.1990)


1990      Born in Hunan.

2014      Graduated from School of Inter-Media Art of China Academy of Fine Arts, now works and lives in Shanghai.



Solo / Duo Exhibitions

2022      Liste Art Fair Basel solo project at Vanguard booth, Basel, Switzerland

2022      Out of Sync, Vanguard gallery, Shanghai, China

2022      Nights after Days, The Store, Seoul, S.Korea

2021      Nonphysical: Shimmer (online project), Vanguard gallery, Shanghai, China

2017      From Lack to Light, Vanguard gallery, Shanghai, China



Group Exhibitions

2023     The New Survivors, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing, China

2023     Year by Year, DEJI Art Museum, Nanjing, China

2022     The Pieces I Am, UCCA Edge, Shanghai, China

2022    Unnamed River,ZiWU the Bridge,Shanghai, China 

2022     Night as PreludeUCCA Sky Space, Shanghai, China

2022     Unnamed River,Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing, China

2022     Warehouse Story VIII — On Your Mark!, Vanguard Gallery, Shanghai, China

2021      Within Space – Time, We Walk Through Images, Glow Shenzhen 2021 – Futian, Shenzhen, China

2021      Nowness Experiments: Nocturnal Visit, Tank Shanghai No.5, Shanghai, China

2020      Play societies: Wolved, Lynx and Ants, Hyundai Motorstudio, Beijing, China

2020      UN/CONVENTIONAL, OCAT, Shanghai, China

2019      Be in a Half of Maze, CAA Art Museum, Hangzhou, China

2019      Incandescence, BIG SPACE X Chino gallery, Shanghai, China

2018      The Time That Remains – Room No.6,Grey Cube, Goethe Institut China, Beijing, China

2018      Questioning Photography Now, GCA, Chongqing, China

2018      Pity Party, Sleepcenter, New York, USA

2017      The 5th Huayu Youth Award, Huayu Art Center, Sanya, China

2017      Spain Moving Image Festival, Madrid, Spain

2017      A map of the world that does not include utopla is not worth glancing at, Beijing Commune, Beijing, China

2016      Taikang New Generation Curator Program- Toward the emergence of Resistance, TAIKANG Space, Beijing, China

2016      2016 Shenzhen MAF(Cooperation with Zhu Changquan), G&G Creative Community, Shenzhen, China

2016      You Won’t Be Young Forever, No. 235 GuangFu Rd, Shanghai, China

2016      JIMEI·ARLES International Photo Festival, Xiamen, China

2015      Emerging Curators Project–Nightmare of Exhibition (2st-half), Power Station of Art,Shanghai, China

2015      Hinterland Project, Time Museum, GuangZhou, China

2015      Floating Garden, Meta Gallery, Shanghai, China

2015      NEW CHINA/NEW ART, Djanogly Gallery, Nottingham, UK

2015      DiFang Gongzuo Project, Radical Space, Shanghai, China

2015      NOWHERE TO HIDE, Vanguard Gallery, Shanghai, China

2015      Compressed Project, Vanguard Gallery, Shanghai, China

2014      ENEMANIAE, experimental theater, One Space, Hangzhou, China

2014      Nightmare of Exhibition, Radical Space, Shanghai, China

2014      Experience of Nervousness, Radical Space, Shanghai, China

2014      Permission, One Space, Hangzhou, China

2014      The Hidden Potential, Shanghai, China

2013      All new-formed ones become they can ossify, AM Art Space, Shanghai, China

2013      ENEMANIA, Experimental theater, Hangzhou, China

2013      Auto-ignition Photography Exhibition, ShaoYi’s studio, Hangzhou, China

2012      One meter theater, Imago-kinetics, Hangzhou, China



JIMEI·ARLES Nomination Prize





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