CURRICULUM VITAE

 

 

Shanglie ZHOU (B/Ch)

°23 May 1958 Shanghai (China)

Living and working in Antwerpen, Belgium

 

Van Peborghlei 15                                    

2640 Mortsel                                                 

Belgium                                                          E-mail: shanglie_zhou@yahoo.com  

                                   

1978-1981       Student at the Art and Design Department of Shanghai Light Industry University.

1981-1984            Artistic designer in Shanghai Medical Bureau.

1985-1991             - Lecturer at Shanghai University Fine Arts College. (Teaching painting)

- 1985-1987: Advanced studies of multimedia-computer art at Shanghai University Fine Arts College.

1991-1994       Student at Nationaal Hoger Instituut voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen (The National Higher Institute of Fine Arts Antwerp).

1994-1995            Researcher in Gent University.

 

Prizes:

 

1997    - Laureaat wedstrijd “Met het oog op Japan”.

1995    - Juror’s award at Amos Eno Gallery's Small Works International (Tenth Annual Juried Competition) New York, awarded by Beth Venn, associate curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art.

1994    - 1st prize ‘Adagium’ LIONSPRIJS ’94 drawing contest in Beringen.

            - Prize ‘Tigrane Vrouyr Prijzen’ van de Club der Xll' in Antwerp.

1993    - ‘Musing prijs’ of drawing contest in Belgium.

1986    - Prize of ‘The Shanghai Youth Artists Exhibition’ at Shanghai Fine Arts Museum.

1985    - Prize of 'The Chinese Youth Art Exhibition for the 1985 International Youth Year' at China Fine Arts Museum in Beijing.

1984    - Prize of Chinese Medical Package Design Contest in Beijing.

 

Publications: (selected)

 

2003    - “Toneel uit alle windstreken” by ‘Gazet Van Antwerpen’.

            - “Voor De Dag” by ‘VRT Radio 1’.

- A report of the opening of the art project “When The Moon Waxed Red – Experiments with truth and reconciliation No.2” by ATV.

2001    - “Kunst in Belgie na 1975” by Florent Bex. (Mercatorfonds)

            - “De Vogel En De Isoleercel” by ‘De Limburger’.

            - “Secret Gardens” by ‘De Belleman’.

            - “Secret Gardens in Oud-Rekem” by ‘De Weekkrant’.

            - “De waanzin achterna” by ‘Het Belang van Limburg’.

2000    - A documentary film composed by Marilyn Watelet, broadcasted on RTBF and VRT Canvas.

1999    - “Kunstenfestivaldesarts 1999” (video) organized by Dito'Dito & Transquinquennal in Brussels.

- “Het voordeel van de onzuiverheid” in ‘Wereldwijd’ nr.299 in Belgium.

            - A review by Stef Van Bellingen

            - “Ecoutez-moi, je suis la, pres de vous” by ‘Le Soir’.

- “Artiesten uit den vreemde” by ‘Het Nieuwsblad, (ed. Brussel-Halle-Vilvorde)’.

            - “De wortels van de avocado gevoed” by ‘De Morgen’.

            - “Sept jours pour interpeller Bruxelles” by ‘Le Matin’.

1997    - An essay “Shanglie Zhou - Beyond ‘Landscape’and ‘Face’ ” in ‘Third Text’ nr.37 (winter 1996-1997) in London.

- “Shanglie Zhou legt kunst tussen vlees in Delhaize” by ‘Gazet van Antwerpen’.

- “Tussen kippenborst en varkenspoot - Shanglie Zhou stelt tentoon in Delhaize Hippodroom” by ‘Het belang van Limburg’.

            - “De vleeshouwster” by ‘De Morgen’.

- Review “From Exclusion to Framing” in ‘Third Text’ nr.35 (summer issue) in London.

 

Solo projects:

 

2004    - The art project “When The Moon Waxed Red – Experiments with truth and reconciliation” at Oude Politiebureau in Kapellen. (Performance & film DVD)

- The art project “When The Moon Waxed Red – Experiments with truth and reconciliation” at the opening of KANart TEXTEPO at Kaaitheater in Brussels. (Performance & film DVD)

- The art project “When The Moon Waxed Red – Experiments with truth and reconciliation” at the festival ‘GROSSO MODO’ in FEDASIL Kapellen center. (Performance & film DVD)

2003    - The art project “When The Moon Waxed Red - Experiments with truth and reconciliation No.2” at refugee centers and public spaces in Belgium. (Performances & documentary photos & film DVD)

*With the support of the minister of culture of the Flemish Community 

2000    - The art project “Moving Collective Global Chains” art project at ‘Mano Mundo’ international music festival in Boom, Belgium. (Performances & installations)

*With the support of the city of Antwerp

1998    - The art project “Turbulence, a water project” in the City Swimming-pool Wezenberg in Antwerp, Belgium. (Water-performance & water-film & water- installations)

*With the support of the city of Antwerp

1997    - The art project “An Art Project In Your Supermarket - We never know the distance” in Delhaize Supermarket in Antwerp, Belgium. (Performances & installations & documentary photos & a documentary film)

*With the support of Delhaize Supermarket

Solo exhibitions: (selected)

 

1999    - “Van Hier En Ginder” (organized by Dito'Dito) at Beursschouwburg Theatre, Brussels. (RO-MIRO video productions)

1998    - Gallery V.U.B. in Brussels.

1996    - Gallery C. De Vos in Aalst.

1995    - Het Jacob Jordaenshuis in Antwerp.

- Gallery 't Kallement, Home Sint Jozef in Wommelgem.

1994    - Academy Gallery in Antwerp. (Catalogue)

 

Exhibitions in Group (selected)    

 

2005    - “Le Salon des Réfugiés” FEDASIL Kapellen, België. (DVD)

2004    - “Le Salon des Réfugiés” FEDASIL Brussel, België. (Catalogue & DVD)

2002    - An art project “Combinaison” at het Fort Napoleon in Oostende. (CD)

2001    - An international art project “Secret Gardens” in Oud-rekem in Belgium. (Catalogue)     

- “Argos festival 2001 - film, video and performances” in Brussels. (Catalogue)

1999    - “De wereld volgens Belgie” at Odapark in Venray, Holland. (Catalogue)     

- “Overbruggen” in Boom. (Catalogue)

- “Geloof, hoop en liefde aan de rand van een nieuw millennium” in De Warande.

(Catalogue)

- “Berchem speelt thuis” in C.C. Berchem. (Catalogue)

- “Information Days 1999 on Belgian Audiovisual Arts” (organized by Argos) at

Beursschouwburg, Brussels. (Catalogue)

- “Digipix” event at Gaumont cinema (UGC) in Antwerp.

1998    - “Renaissance 2001 Multimedia-computer Event” at Gallery Trans-Hudson in New York, U.S.A.

1997    - “De ongezochte vondst” at Odapark in Venray, Nederland. (Catalogue)

- Japans Consulaat, Brussels.          

1996    - Amos Eno Gallery, New York.

- “De ambtenares in beeld” in de gebouwen van het ministerie van de Vlaamse            Gemeenschap, Brussels. (Catalogue)

- “Transgressing Borders” at C. C. Ter Dilft in Bornem. (Catalogue)

- “Begijnhof- beeldenhof” in Dendermonde.

1995    - Exhibition “Conceptual Documents For Impossible Art” New York SOHO BIENNIAL.

- International Small Works Exhibition in Gallery Amos Eno, New York.

- Shanghai Fine Arts Museum. (Catalogue)

- Revalidatiecentrum Hof ter Schelde in Antwerp.

1994    - LIONSPRIJS ’94 drawing contest in Beringen.

- “78+9 Eindprojecten” in Academy Gallery in Antwerpen. (Catalogue)

- Exhibition “Prijs Karel Verlat 1994” in Antwerp Zoo.

- Exhibition “Jonge Kunstenaars 4” at VLEKHO in Brussels.

- Exhibition at Provinciehuis in Antwerp.

- Exhibition “Chinese kunstenaars” at KASKA in Antwerp.

1990    - Exhibition in Hong Kong.

1989    - Exhibition in Chicago.

1988    - “Body Modeling Art” at Shanghai Artist Gallery.

1987    - A touring exhibition that did the major cities of Japan. (Catalogue)

- “China Oil Painting Exhibition” at Shanghai Exhibition Centre. (Catalogue)

1986    - New York City University. (Catalogue)

- “The 1986 Shanghai International Peace Year Art Exhibition” at Shanghai Fine

Arts Museum.

- Denmark Royal Art Institute.

- “The Shanghai Youth Artists Exhibition” at Shanghai Fine Arts Museum.

1985    - “The Chinese Youth Art Exhibition for the 1985 International Youth Year” at China Fine Arts Museum in Beijing. (Catalogue)

- “Shanghai Fine Arts Works Exhibition ’85” at Shanghai Fine Arts Museum.

1983    - “Shanghai Decoration and Mural Paintings Exhibition” at Shanghai Fine Arts Museum.

1982    - “Shanghai Decoration and Mural Paintings Exhibition” at Shanghai Fine Arts Museum.

1981    - Exhibitions at Sichuan Fine Arts Museum and Shanghai Fine Arts Museum.