hanwen zhang
lives and works in Berlin.


2020    M.A. with Distinction, Institute for Art in Context, University of the Arts, Berlin, DE

2019    Critical Studies, Institute for Art Theory and Cultural, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, AT

2012     M.F.A. with Distinction in Industry Design, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, CN; University of the Arts, Berlin, DE

2009    B.A. in Sculpture, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, CN

Fellowship/ Grands/ Awards

2020    Research Fellowship, the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, KR
            Research Scholarship, Senate Department for Culture and Europe Berlin, DE

2018     ERASMUS+ grant

2017     Project Funding, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany

2012     Best Graduate Award and Scholarship for distinguished final work, University of the Arts Berlin and China Academy of Arts,Hangzhou, CN

Selected Exhibitions/ Projects

2020     “Who Is Mai Ling”, Lecture and Workshop, University of the Arts Bremen, DE

2019     “Neither Black / Red / Yellow Nor Woman”, Group Exhibition, Times Art Centre Berlin, DE
            “Wirklichkeit!”, Group Exhibition in Tageszentrum Tiergarten, Ortstermin 2019, Berlin, DE
            “truthest”, Group Exhibition, Nordbahnhalle, Vienna, AT

2018     “Casting a Shadow (3)”, mumok kino, Vienna, AT
            “eigenleben”, Group Exhibition, gallery Neurotitan, Berlin, DE

2017     “Bodylandscapingtime”, nGbK, Berlin, DE

2015     “Inter-Youth, International Painting Exhibition”, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, CN

2014     “Illumination - Exhibition of works by Chinese and German artists”, Art Canton - International Art and Collection Fair, Guangzhou, CN