1962 Born in Shanghai

1983   Graduated from the Shanghai Art and Design School: started abstract painting practice

1985   Held an exhibition of six people’s abstract paintings in Fudan University

1989   Graduated from Central Academy of Arts & Design Beijing ( now the Art Academy at Tsinghua University )

1990   Moved to New York, established his studio in Brooklyn and started

creatingabstract painting series called Characters and Scribbling.

He also held exhibitions during that period

2006   Returned to China and established his studio in Beijing

Currently lives and works as a free artist in Beijing


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016   “Impromptu & Repeating”, Museum Angerlehner, Austria

“Form & State”, 1618 Art Space, Shenzhen, China

2013   “Abstract Paintings by FENG LIANGHONG”,

Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing, China

2011   “It is not the Eternal TAO: Abstract Paintings of FENG LIANGHONG”, White Box Museum of Art, Beijing, China

2009   “Solo Exhibition in Cynthia-Reeves Gallery”, New York, USA

1997   “Beyond Calligraphy and Graffiti”, Gallery 456, New York, USA


Selected Group Exhibitions

2016   “Alchemica Dissent: Silkworms”, Mushrooms and Random Brush

Strokes, Times Art Museum, Beijing, China

“Since Abstract -- The Research Exhibition of Abatract Art in China”, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China

“Beyond Form: An Exhibition of Abstract art in China”,

Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing, China

“The Research Exhibition of Abstract Art in China”,

Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

2015   “Beyond Form: An Exhibition of Abstract Art in China”,

Epoch Art Museum, Wenzhou, China

“Before It All Start”, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China

“Swatch Faces Venice Biennale 2015”, Venice , Italy

2014   “Face & Traces”, Swatch Art Center, Shanghai, China

“Draw - Mapping Madness”, Inside-out Art Museum, Beijing, China

2013   “Being Entangled with Paper”, Star Gallery, Beijing, China

2012   “Inside Out 2012”, Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing, China

“Shuffling the Cards: The 1st Round Chinese Contemporary Art

Reloaded”, Hilger Modern Contemporary, Vienna, Austria

“Embedded Creation”, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art,

Beijing, China

2010   “Subjective Reality - FENG LIANGHONG, HU SHENGPING,YANG LIMING Abstract Painting”, Artmia Foundation Gallery,

Beijing, China

“Reshaping History: China Art from 2000 to 2009”, CNCC,

Beijing, China

“Spring Equinox”, Yuan Art Museum, Beijing, China

2008   “From New York to Beijing - CHEN DANQING, MA KELU, FENG LIANGHONG”, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

“Cross-Reference”, Shuimu Art Space, Beijing, China


TRA Gallery, Beijing, China

1998   “Global Roots: Chinese Artists in New York”, Purdue University,

 Indiana, USA

1989   “China Avant-garde”, National Gallery, Beijing, China