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Art Resume/CV of Shen Xiaonan

Born in Guiyang city, Guizhou province, China, Oct.12, 1964.
Currently living in Chongqing, China.Shen Xianon at home

Professional Training and Positions Held

  • From 1979 to 1983, studied in the affiliated school of the Sichuan Fine Arts Institute.
  • From 1983 to 1988, studied in the Sculpture Department of Sichuan Fine Arts Institute earning his BA.
  • From 1988 to now, has taught in the Sculpture Department of Sichuan Fine Arts Institute; is an Associate Professor (leader of the Master Degree course in sculpture), as well as being an assistant director of the Sculpture department.
  • From 1993 to 1994, studied in the advanced course of the Central Fine Arts Academy in Beijing earning his Post-Graduate Fine Arts (Sculpture) degree.
  • From March to June 2002, was awarded a studio residency at the International Arts City, Paris, France.
Group and Solo Sculpture Exhibitions
  • "Folk Song" was exhibited in the 7th National Arts Exhibition, 1989.
  • "Fighting" was exhibited in the 2nd National Fine Arts Exhibition, 1990.
  • "National Anthem" was exhibited in the Fine Arts Exhibition of Sichuan Province, 1993.
  • "Green Grass" was exhibited in the 1st Young Contemporary Sculptor Exhibition, 1992.
  • Solo Exhibition in the Sichuan Fine Arts Academy Museum, 1993.
  • "Cradle Song" was exhibited in the 8th National Arts, 1994.
  • "Crossing" was exhibited in the Fine Arts Exhibition of Sichuan Province, 1997.
  • Participated in the Bridge The Centuries Young Teachers Arts Exhibition of the Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, 1997.
  • "Shouting" was exhibited in the 1st Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition of China, from 1998 to 1999.
  • "TV Family" was exhibited in Conflict and Choice - the 2nd Young Contemporary Sculptor Exhibition, 2000.
  • Participated in International Sand Sculpture Symposium, Shanghai, 2000
  • Created with fellow artists Zhang Yaxi and Laury Dizengremel the Tennis Terracotta Warrior series of sculptures for the ATP / Tennis Master Cup Shanghai 2007
  1. Photos of exhibited sculpture(s) and a short CV for Shen Xiaonan feature in catalogues of all exhibitions listed above.
  2. "50th Anniversary of Sichuan Fine Arts Academy" special edition book 2000
  3. Various reviews in "Sculpture Magazine" (Chinese edition)
  4. Masters of Tennis cover feature and inside article in Tennis Magazine (China), November 2007
  5. Various reviews in local, regional and national media

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