Zhangbolong Liu, born 1989 in Beijing, China. Now lives and works in New York.



2015 MFA Photography, Video and Related Media, School of Visual Arts, New York

2012 BE Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing

Solo Exhibition

2016 La Gaya Scienza, Taikang Space, Beijing

2015 The Absence and Presence of A Cat, International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York

2015 Kunting Art Program, Beijing Urban Construction Kunting, Beijing

Group Exhibitions

2019 Quasi-Nature: Bio Art, Borderline and Laboratory, Hyundai Motorstudio Beijing, Beijing

2018 Condition: Huayu Youth Award Finalist Exhibition, Sanya

2018 The Lonely Spirit, Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing

2018 Troubled Intentions Ahead: Confusing Public and Private, 3rd Beijing Photo Biennial, The Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Beijing

2018 Here/Elsewhere: The Sample of Overseas Chinese Art, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen

2018 Surpassing r=a(1-sinθ), Qi Mu Space, Beijing

2018 The Directions: The 10th Anniversary Exhibition of the Three Shadows Photography Award, Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing

2017 Landscape, Hunsand Space, Beijing

2017 The Everyday, BROWNIE Art Photography, Shanghai Jing An Kerry Centre

2017 A Chemical Love Story, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing

2017 40 Years of Chinese Contemporary Photography, Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing

2016 The Exhibition of Annual of Contemporary Art of China 2015, Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing

2016 Woods, Cloud Gallery, New York

2016 A Piece of Paper, Fou Gallery, New York,

2016 Cross-Cultural Dialogue, Sino-American Young Artists Exhibition, Javits Center, New York

2015 Dark Matter, A01 Space, Xi’an

2015 Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Niigata Prefecture, Japan

2015 2nd Three Shadows Experimental Image Open Exhibition, Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing

2015 Zhe Zhu and Zhangbolong Liu: Vanitas/Traces, Carma and Fou Gallery, New York

2015 The 2nd "CAFAM Future" Exhibition – the Reality Representation of Chinese Young Art, The Central Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Beijing

2014 The 10th Lianzhou International Foto Festival, Lianzhou

2014 Reminiscence of the Land, 798 Photo Gallery, Beijing

2013 TOP20 China New Photographers, Hangzhou


2019 30-min forecast, N3 Contemporary Art, Beijing

2016 In the Name of the Media, 456 Gallery, New York

Curatorial Practice

2018 The Imaginations of A Museum, J:GALLERY, Shanghai


2014 Ryan R. Gibbs Award for Photography, Baton Rouge, USA

2014 Shiseido Prize, Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing