1959 Born in Beijing, China

1993 M.F.A. from the Central Academy of Arts and Design 

 Professor in the Information Department at Tsinghua University Currently lives and works in Beijing, China

 

Solo Exhibitions

2012   [Castle in The Sky] -Zhang Gong & Wang Zi ,Eastation Gallery,Beijing
2012   “Where we go”,Eli Klein Fine Art, New York, NY

2011  “Beijing New York,” Eli Klein Fine Art, New York, NY

2010  “Miss Panda,” Eli Klein Fine Art, New York, NY

2008  “The Birth of Miss Panda,” Gallery Artside, Beijing, China

2000  “Zhang Gong,” Tokyo, Japan

1996  “A Boy with an Opened Heart,” Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China

1994  “Ideals and Idols of Beijing,” Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2011  “Scenes from Within - Contemporary Art from China”, Blackbridge Hall Art Gallery, Georgia,USA

2008  “Hypallage - The Post-Modern Mode of Chinese Contemporary Art,” The OCT Art & Design Gallery, Shenzhen, China

2006  “FICTION LOVE,” MOCA Shanghai, Shanghai, China

2006  “FICTION LOVE,” Bund 18 Creative Center, Shanghai, China

2006  “FICTION LOVE-Ultra New Vision in Contemporary Art,” Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

2001  “New Works Exhibition of Yue Minjun and Zhang Gong,” The CourtYard Gallery, Beijing, China

1998  “Exhibition of Chinese Artists,” Gallery Marash, The Netherlands

1997  “8+8-1: Selected Paintings by 15 Contemporary Artists,” Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China

1997  “China Now,” Kulturprojekte, Basel, Switzerland

1997  “China!” Modern Art Museum, Singapore

1997  “China!” Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

1996  “Basel Art Exposition,” Basel, Switzerland

1996  “China!” Kunstmuseum, Bonn, Germany

1995  “New Anecdotes of Social Talk,” A Three-Man Show by Zhang Gong, Hong Hao and Liu Ye, Art Gallery of the Beijing International Art Palace, Beijing, China

1995 “Contemporary Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition - From Realism to Post-Modernism,” Galerie Theoremes, Brussels, Belgium 

1993  “Oil Paintings by Painters of China, Russia and Switzerland,” Hong Kong

 

Selected Filmography - Animated Short Films
 ‘Ms Red’ - 2009

-INDPANDA International Short Films Festival, Hong Kong, 2010

-“Shadows Festival,” Paris, France,2010

-ANIMA 2010 The 29thBrussels Animation Films Festival, Brussels, Belgium, 2010

- Selected in the Chongqing Independent Film and Video Festival 3rdEdition, Chongqing, China, 2009

-Opening film at the Fourth Beijing Independent Film Festival, Beijing, China, 2009

"The Perturbance of Mind’ - 2006

-Selected in the Short Shorts Film Festival, Japan, 2008

-Selected in the Official Panorama, 15thInternational Animation Festival of Brazil- ANIMA MUNDI, Rio de Janeiro / Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2007

"Black Pig, White Pig’ - 2005 

-Selected in the Cinémathèque Québécoise, showing of Chinese animated films, Montréal, Canada , 2008

-Selected in the Without Borders Film Festival, Rome, Italy, 2008

-Selected in the 2ndBeijing Independent Film Festival, Beijing, China, 2007

-Selected in the 8thAnnual San Diego Asian Film Festival, CA, 2007

-Selected in the London International Animation Festival, Curzon Cinema, London, UK, 2006

-Selected in the 14thInternational Animation Festival of Brazil- ANIMA MUNDI 2006, Rio de Janeiro / Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2006

-Selected in the Melbourne International Animation Festival and the Australian International Animation Festival, Melbourne, Australia 2006

-Selected in the Official Panorama 30thAnnecy Festival, France, 2006

-Selected in the 11thLyon Asian Film Festival, Lyon, France, 2005

"The Bird’ - 2004 

-Selected in the Without Borders Film Festival, Rome, Italy, 2008

-Selected in the Mediterranean Environmental Award, Italy; Turkey, 2006

- Selected in the 11thInternational Short Film Festival in Drama, Athens, Greece, 2005

-Selected in TINDIRINDIS 2005- International Animated Film Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2005

-Selected in the Short Shorts Film Festival EXPO 2005, Japan

-Selected in the 21stInternational Short Film Festival Hamburg 2005, Germany

-Selected in the 24thedition of ANIMA- the Brussels Festival of Cartoon and Animated Films, Brussels, Belgium, 2005

-Awarded the 1stPublic Award for Best Short Film and Jury Award for Best Short Film, 10thAsian Film Culture Festival, Lyon, France, 2004

-Nominated for Best Chinese Animated Film, Film Huabiao Awards, China, 2004

]-Awarded in the 3rdCTVA Academy Awards, China, 2004

"Trees’ - 2003

-Selected in TINDIRINDIS 2005- International Animated Film Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2005

-Selected in the Short Shorts Film Festival Expo, Japan, 2005

-Awarded the 2ndPublic Award for Best Short Film, 10thAsian Film and Culture Festival, Lyon, France, 2004

-Awarded in the 3rdCTVA Academy Awards, China, 2004

-Awarded for the Most Popular Film and Nominated for Best Produced Film, 3rdAnimation Academy Awards, Animation School of Beijing Film Academy, Beijing, China 2003