Vanguard gallery

Frank WangYefeng



2011   Master of Fine Arts, Art and Technology Studies, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, USA

2007   Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sculpture, Fine Arts College of Shanghai University, Shanghai, China

Now lives and works in New York.


Solo / Duo Exhibitions

2024  “Avatopology”, NARS Foundation, New York, USA 

2023  “The House of the Solitary”, Smack Mellon, New York, USA

2022  “The Levitating Perils”, Chazan Gallery at Wheeler, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

2022  “Slow Spectre”, Seager Gallery, London, UK  

2021  “On Hold”, Vanguard Gallery, Shanghai, China

2021  “Terraza Cervantes – Frank WANG Yefeng & José Ruiz”, The 13th Shanghai Biennale Special program, Biblioteca Miguel de Cervantes,Shanghai, China

2020  “The Groundless Protag”, GlogauAIR Public Showcase, Berlin, Germany

2020  “The Expelled New”, Multispace NYC,  New York, USA

2019   Arthub Asia, The Table and Online Artist Screening Series, Shanghai, China

2018  “Dyspepsia – Mattia Casalegno x Frank Wang Yefeng”, Arete Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, USA

2017  “Penthaus”, Between Art Lab, Beijing, China

2017  “Parallel Reality – Wang Yefeng / Shamus Clisset”, Amelie A. Wallace Wallace Gallery, SUNY, Long Island, USA

2016  “The Drifting Stages”, Arthub Asia Artists Screening Program, Shanghai, China

2015  “New Games”, V Art Center, Shanghai, China

2014  “I – Generation, Solo Exhibition of Yefeng Wang, Art Projects Gallery”, Central, Hong Kong

2013  “Impersonal”, HEREArts Center, New York, USA


Selected Group Exhibitions 

2023  “Pidgin Spectrum: Nonlinear Narratives of Multicultural”, Shanghai Biennale x Emerging Curators Project, Shanghai, China

2023  “Mediums and Messengers: on shifting discourses in ‘new media’ and ‘technology’”, Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island, USA

2022  “Beast, Chimera, Kin”, Hessel Museum of Art, New York, USA

2022  “ART WEEK ENCORE – Art021Special Project”, No.8 Hengshan Road, Shanghai, China

2022  “YY OS Golden Canopy”, YveYang Gallery, New York, USA

2022  “Snuggling in the Drifting World”, Jeju Museum of Modern Art, Korea

2021  “Boomerang – OCAT Biennial 21”, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

2021  “Encounters with Incomprehension”, The Wrong Biennale No.5, Online 

2021  “There was only this world, this looted, ventriloquized Earth”,, Online

2021  “Night Lights Denver”, Public Projection Installation, Commission for Denver Digerati, Denver, USA

2021  “RenZhiChu”, Public Screening at 10 Times Square Billboard, ZAZ10TS, New York, USA

2021  “Fulfillment Service Ltd”, Outdoor billboards and Online Exhibition, Commission for Royal College of Art and Gasworks, London, UK

2021  “Wassaic Project 021 Summer Exhibition”, Wassaic, New York, USA

2020   Asian Now – Paris Asian Art Festival, French

2020  “Liminal Pavilion”, Bangkok Biennial, Bangkok, Thailand

2020  “World on Fire – Supernova Animation Festival 2020”, Denver Digerati, Colorado, USA

2020  “AI: Love and Artificial Intelligent”, Hyundai Motor Studio, Beijing, China

2020  “Resonance”, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China

2019  “BRIC Biennial”, Brooklyn, New York, USA

2019  “File Festival”, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2019  “Ocean (with Slime Engine)”, MadeIn Gallery, Shanghai, China

2018   International Festival Les Instants Video, Marseilles, France

2018  “Cynetart 2018″, Festspielhaus Hellerau and Pylon Lab, Dresden, Germany

2018  “Liminality”, The Border Project Space, Brooklyn, New York, USA

2018  “Off The Wall”, Arts + Literature Laboratory, Madison, Wales, USA

2018  “Immortal City”, Tianjin Binhai Museum, Tianjin, China

2017  “Real-Fake 2.0”, Connecticut College, Connecticut, USA

2017  “Real-Fake 2.0”, Chazan Familly Gallery, Rhode Island College, USA

2017   NARS foundation open studios, Brooklyn, USA

2017  “Forever Fornever”, Wrong Biannual, Rhode Island College, USA and online

2017  “Body Farm”, Paradise Palace Gallery, Brooklyn, USA

2017  “2D Faculty Annual Exhibition”, Rhode Island College, Rhode Island, USA

2017  “Two persons show of Wang Yefeng/Shamus Clisset”, SUNY Wallace Gallery, Long Island, USA

2017  “[‘Penthaus]”, Between Art Lab, Beijing, China

2016  “Shenzhen MAF Media Art Festival”, Shen Zhen, China

2016  “Real-Fake.2.0”, Bronx Art Space, New York, USA

2016  “Threshold Frequency”, Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts, Nanjing, China

2016  “Dream Space”, New Hive, New York, USA

2016  “Art in the City”, chi K11 Museum, Shanghai, China

2016  “Concept”, CICA Museum, South Korea

2016  “District B”, Between Art Lab, Beijing, China

2016  “Do You Wanna Play with Me?”, Between Art Lab, Shanghai, China

2016  “The Drifting Stages”, Arthub Asia Artists Screening Program, Shanghai, China

2016  “Meanwhile 01: Wang Yefeng”, Newhive, USA

2015  “Yami-ichi NYC”, Knockdown Art Center, New York, United

2015  “NARS foundation annual benefit & silent auction”, New York, USA

2015  “Myth and Mutations”, Reverse Art Gallery, New York, USA

2014  “NARS foundation annual benefit & silent auction”, New York, USA

2014  “A Fake-Real World”, Media City, Xi’an, China

2014  “Chiaroscuro”, The Research House For Asian Art, Chicago, USA


Residency / Fellowship

2024   International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) Artist in Residency for Alumni, New York, USA 

2024   K11 Art Foundation x ArtReview Magazine Artist-in-Residence

2023   Fine Arts Visiting Artist Lecture Series (VALS) Fellowship, Pratt Institute, New York, USA

2023   Macdowell Fellowship, New Hampshire, USA

2022   Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center Artist in Residency

2022   Asia Art Archive in America Inaugural Zine Residency New York, USA 

2021   International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) Artist in Residency, Brooklyn, New York, USA

2020   GlogauAIR, Berlin, Germany

2013   New York Art Residency & Studios Foundation, Brooklyn, New York, USA