1954   Born in Shanghai

1978   Graduated from the Printmaking Department of Central Academy of Fine Arts

          Now as professor of Mural Painting Department at Central Academy of Fine Arts

 

Exhibitions

2012   [TILLING]   Eastation Gallery,Beijing

2009   2009 China’s Revision - The Opening Exhibition Of Eastation Gallery,Eastation Gallery,Beijing
          ’09 Chen Wenji ,Eastation Gallery,Beijing

2008   Extending and Blending  ——Mordern Art Research Exhibition, National Museum of Fine Arts,Beijing

          China’s Revision, Ludwig Museum, Koblenz, Germany

          Pursuing source and doctrine —— Oil Painting Research Exhibition National Museum of Fine Arts,Beijing

2007   The Opening Chinese Art, Saint Petersburg,Russia

          Inner Visualization-Chen Wenji Recent Works,Hakgojae Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2006   Endless Landscape—Invitation Exhibition of Oil Painters from North and South, National Museum of Fine Arts,Beijing

          Developing Realism——Oil Painters from Mainland of China Since 1978, Taipei

          Meet the All Again——Exhibition of Chen Wenji’s Art of Painting, aye gallery, Beijing

2005   Whole Grand River—Retrospect Exhibition of Chinese Oil Painting in New Era, National Museum of Fine Arts,Beijing

2004   Sightseeing—Exhibition of Art Communication, Sydney, Australia

          The First Nominative Exbhition of Fine Arts Literature , Wuhan

          The 10th National Exhibition of Fine Arts, Guangzhou

2003   Today’s Chinese Fine Arts, World Art Museum, Beijing

           Exhibition of the teachers at the ten China's art schools, Display Hall of Tsinghua’s Academy of Arts and Design,Beijing

2001    Post Art Exhibition of 21stCentury’s Chinese Contemporary Artists, Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou

2000    Gate of Century—Invitation Exhibition of Chinese Art from 1979 to 1999, Chengdu Museum of Modern Art, Chengdu

           Exhibition of Chinese Oil Painting in 20thCentury, National Museum of Fine Arts, Beijing

1999    Exhibition of Chen Wenji’s Oil Painting, Courtyard Gallery, Beijing

1996    Repeat. Start—’96 Oil Painting Exhibition, Working People's Cultural Palace, Beijing

1995    Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Oil Painting, Hong Kong

1994    Power of Line—Modern Sketch Exhibition by Chinese Artists from New York, Beijing and Hong Kong, Hong Kong

1993    Oil Painting Exhibition of Concrete Figures, National Museum of Fine Arts, Beijing

           The Second Annual Exhibition of Chinese Oil Painting, National Museum of Fine Arts, Beijing

1991    Annual Exhibition of Chinese Oil Painting, National Museum of Fine Arts,Beijing

1989    Exhibition of Chinese Modern Art, National Museum of Fine Arts,Beijing

           The 7th National Exhibition of Fine Arts, Nanjing

1988    Exhibition for Communication between Central Academy of Fine Arts and Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-arts, Paris, France

1987    The First National Exhibition of Oil Painting, Shanghai Exhibition Hall, Shanghai

1986    Tour Exhibition of Print to England by Central Academy of Fine Arts, London,England

1985    Exhibition of Print Communication between Central Academy of Fine Arts and Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-arts, Paris,France