Wang Mengsha Biography

Born in 1982 Wuxi, Wang grew up in an artistic family. In 2006 she graduated from the Xi’an Academy of Fine Art, having studied animation. Since then she has completed advanced studies at Griffith University, in Queensland Australia, and the University of Southampton, in the United Kingdom. After returning to China, she became a full time artist. She has been honoured with many awards, including in 2009 when the Beijing magazine Chinese Painting selected her as one of "China’s Young Artists Most Deserving of Immediate Media Attention". In 2011 Bazaar Art magazine selected her artwork as one of "The 100 Most Favourite Artworks of the Year". In 2013 the Beijing magazine National Arts awarded her the "Golden Star Prize". She currently lives and works in Beijing and Wuxi.

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She has exhibited at the University of Edinburgh Library, UK; Galerie 99, Germany; China Cultural Centre, Tokyo, Japan; International Art Centre, Jeju, South Korea; Today Art Museum, Beijing; Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai; College of Fine Art Nanjing Art Institute, Nanjing, China. Her work is collected by the New Hall Art Collection, a permanent collection of modern and contemporary art by women artists of Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge, UK.

Wang Mengsha Featured Artworks

Search for Spring by Wang Mengsha contemporary artwork painting
Wang Mengsha Search for Spring, 2015 Chinese ink & acrylic on paper
44 x 55 cm
Alisan Fine Arts Contact Gallery
At Dusk by Wang Mengsha contemporary artwork painting
Wang Mengsha At Dusk, 2015 Chinese ink & acrylic on paper
30 x 32 cm
Alisan Fine Arts Contact Gallery
Subtle Red II by Wang Mengsha contemporary artwork painting
Wang Mengsha Subtle Red II, 2017 Chinese ink & acyrlic on paper
68.5 x 49 cm
Alisan Fine Arts Contact Gallery

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