Wang Guangle (b. 1976, Fujian, China) received a BFA in oil painting from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in 2000. Wang has had 5 solo exhibitions and has participated in nearly 80 group exhibitions. The artist has been included in various international exhibitions at prominent institutions, notably Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing; Zhejiang Art Museum, Hangzhou; Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany; Museum for Modern and Contemporary Art Bozen/Bolzano, Bozen, Italy; White Rabbit Art Museum, Sydney, Australia; The Orange County Museum of Art, California, U.S.A and Rubell Family Collection and Contemporary Arts Foundation, Miami, U.S.A. His works were included in Busan Biennale at Busan Cultural Center, Busan, Korea in 2010 and Prague Biennale 4 in Prague, Czechoslovakia in 2009. He currently lives and works in Beijing, China.
Text courtesy Pace Gallery.
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