Cao Fei (b. 1978, Guangzhou) is one of the most significant and innovative young artists to have emerged on the international scene from China. Her multi-media projects explore the lost dreams of the young Chinese generation and their strategies for overcoming and escaping reality. She will premiere new work in her September exhibition La Town at Lombard Freid Gallery, NY. Recent exhibitions include China China
, Pinchuk Art Center, Kiev, Ukraine; What are you doing here?
, Body-book, the 9th Bienal do Mercosul, Brazil; Play Time
, Lombard Freid, NY; Real Virtuality
, The Museum of Moving Image, New York; NO LAB on Tour,
SCAD Gallery, Hong Kong; Utopia, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane; ILLUMInations
, Future Generation Art Prize, 54th International Venice Biennale; 29th Sao Paulo Biennial, 17th Sydney Biennial; Asies, Musee d’art Modern de la Ville de Paris; Yokohama Triennale, Japan.
Press release courtesy Jane Lombard Gallery.