ZHU TIAN | BIOGRAPHY

Biography of artist Zhu Tian

EDUCATION

2014 MA in Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2007 MA in Sound Design, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, UK
2006 BA in Economics, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK


EXHIBITIONS

2015
Solo Show, Dear Boss, Cabin Gallery, London, UK
Group Show, Nord Art 2015, Kunstwerk Carlshütte, Büdelsdorf, Germany
Group Show, The Catlin Art Prize, Londonewcastle Project Space, London, UK
Group Show, Off Course Brussels Contemporary Art Fair 2015, Tour&Taxis, Brussels, Belgium
Group Show, Young Gods, Griffin Gallery/Charlie Smith London, London, UK
Group Show, RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London, UK
                
2014
Group Show, National Sculpture Prize Exhibition, Broomhill Sculpture Park, Barnstaple, UK
Group Show, Show RCA 2014, Royal College of Art, London, UK
Group Show, Vienna Calling, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Group Show, RCA&ECA, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, UK
Group Show, RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London, UK

2013
Group Show, Art That Heels, M50 V Art Centre, Shanghai, China
Group Show, London Calling, Mile End Art Pavilion, London, UK
Group Show, React, Dilston Grove Gallery, London, UK
Group Show, Nomadologies, Open Plan, London, UK
Group Show, RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London, UK
Group Show, WIP Show, Royal College of Art, London, UK
  
2012
Group Show, Middle Land, Departure Foundation, Birmingham, UK
Group Show, Drawing Show, Royal College of Art, London, UK
Group Show, Show+ing, SW1 Gallery, London, UK
Group Show, Flat Show, 55 Arnhem Wharf, London, UK
Group Show, Moon Wax, Islington Association, London, UK

2011
Group Show, The Catalyst, Great Western Studios, London, UK
Group Show, UK China Art and Design Festival, Beijing, Shanghai, China

2010
Group Show, I Am Going to Wake Up Now, 1626, Guangzhou, China

2009
Group Show, Shuffle, Kings Place, London, UK
Group Show, Evenings of Delight, Candid Art, London, UK
Group Show, Opening Festival, Kings Place, London, UK

2008
Group Show, China Design Now, V&A Museum, London, UK


AWARDS AND COLLECTIONS

2015 Winner: The Catlin Art Prize
2014 Prize: National Sculpture Prize
2014 Collection: Broomhill Art and Sculpture Foundation, Private Collection
2009 Finalist: Emerging Sound Artist in the UK

Dear Boss (detail) Sheep skin, neon sign, motor, metal, LED strip, rubber, perspex sheet, MDF and paint 600 x 400 cm 236 1/4 x 157 1/2 in 2014

Dear Boss (detail)
Sheep skin, neon sign, motor, metal, LED strip, rubber, perspex sheet, MDF and paint
600 x 400 cm
236 1/4 x 157 1/2 in
2014