Artist & Work

Wang Gongxin

Gongxin

Male

China

b. 1960, Beijing


Wang Gongxin trained as an oil painter and is credited as one of the first artists to have created a site-specific video installation in China in the mid-1990s. His solo shows have been held internationally, including in Melbourne, New York, Denver, Victoria, Brisbane, Shenzhen, and Beijing. Wang nominated as Olivier Award for video award for best set design. Honorary doctoral degree in SUNY in 2014. He lives between Beijing and New York.