ARTIST

Xia Yu

1981 Born in Feidong, Anhui Province
2004 Graduated from China Central Academy of Fine Arts, BA in Oil Painting
Currently lives and works in Beijing

Solo Exhibition
2015 Narrative: Xia Yu Solo Exhibition, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
2014 New Youth: Works by Xia Yu, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Old Paintings: Xia Yu's Solo Exhibition, Chinese Academy of Oil Painting, Beijing, China
2013  Forgotten Memories: Xia Yu’s Solo Exhibition, Line Gallery, Beijing, China
2011 Xia Yu’s Solo Exhibition, 798 Times Space, Beijing, China
Awkward: Works of Xia Yu, Line Gallery, Beijing, China

Group Exhibition
2012 Exploding, 2012 China Young Artist Project Exhibition, China International Exhibition Centre, Beijing, China 
Excavation & Discovery: The 3rd Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition of the Newcomers, Chinese Academy of Oil Painting, Beijing, China
Spirit and Honesty: Exhibition of Sketch and Copy, Chinese Academy of Oil Painting, China
2011 Whisper: Summer Collection of Line Gallery, Line Gallery, Beijing, China
Spring Chill: Contemporary Art Exhibition, LDX Contemporary Art Center, Beijing,   China
ArtArchives Of the 80’sGenerationI, SongZhuang Art Museum, Beijing, China

Awards
First Prize in Excavation & Discovery: The 3rd Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition of the Newcomers

Works

PAINTING

  • The Spring River Flows East
    2015
    PAINTING
    45×60cm
  • Bride
    2014
    PAINTING
    100×100cm
  • Evening News
    2014
    PAINTING
    100×100cm
  • Farewell
    2015
    PAINTING
    450×225cm
  • Going to work
    2014
    PAINTING
    120×180cm
  • Youth II
    2015
    PAINTING
    80×120cm
  • Portrait of Man
    2015
    PAINTING
    40×40cm
  • Cat and Venus
    2014
    PAINTING
    120×80cm
  • Staircase
    2014
    PAINTING
    120×80cm
  • Cold Boiled Water
    2014
    PAINTING
    100×100cm
  • Hands Up II
    2015
    PAINTING
    200×180cm
  • A Letterfrom Hom
    2014
    PAINTING
    80×80cm
  • Boating
    2014
    PAINTING
    120×180cm
  • Father’s Spring
    2014
    PAINTING
    120×180cm
  • My Parents Are Both Veteran Party Members
    2014
    PAINTING
    120×200cm
  • Reflection
    2015
    PAINTING
    150×100cm