Hive - Becoming XVIII
The Ritual of Ordinary People:
Liu Kai Solo Exhibition



The Ritual of Ordinary People:

Liu Kai Solo Exhibition 

Liu Kai

Curator: Wang Yini


Opening: 2016. 4.27, 4:00 pm

Duration: 2016.4.27 - 5.28

Venue: Hive Center for Contemporary Art


Hive Center for Contemporary Art is honored to announce the opening of XVIII exhibition of "Hive - Becoming" project, The Ritual of Ordinary People:Liu Kai Solo Exhibition, which will launch at 4:00p.m. on April 27 2016. The exhibition features the wood sculptures after his graduation. Curated by Wang Yini, the exhibition will continue until May 28 2016.




Liu Kai

1984   Born inHohhot,Inner Mongolia

2013   Graduated from the China Central Academy of Fine Arts Department of Sculpture Graduate, Master's degree

2008   Graduated from theChinaCentralAcademyof Fine Arts Department of Sculpture

Serves in Woodenware studio of Conservation & Science Department in The Palace Museum since 2013    


Solo Exhibition

2016         The Ritual of Ordinary Person: Liu Kai Solo Exhibition,HiveCenterfor Contemporary Art,Beijing


Group Exhibition

2015         Art Nova 100 Retrospective Exhibiton,BeijingAgricultural Exhibition Hall,Beijing

Art Up,PolyInternationalExhibitionCenter,Beijing

2014     The Axe and Knife Ballet, Art Seasons,Beijing

Creativity: Exhibition of the Young and Middle-aged Sculptors' Works in Beijing, T-space, Beijing

12nd National Art Exhibition, Taiyuan,Shanxi

2014 Art Nova 100 Opening Exhibition,BeijingAgricultural Exhibition Hall,Beijing

2013      “What Are You Thinking? “Part 1, Art Seasons,Beijing

The 10th China Arts Festival,ShandongArt Museum,Jinan,Shandong

Selection of Zeng Zhushao Sculpture Scholarship Candidates and Winners, He Yang Art Museum, Datong, Shanxi

Luo Zhongli Scholarship Artworks Exhibition, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing

Dialogue of volume, ZhanZhouInternationalArt Museum, Beijing


Work Little Horse was selected in 2013 China Sculpture Almanac

Work Jester was selected in 2015 China Sculpture Almanac




2013         Zeng Zhushao Sculpture Scholarship

                   Be Selected of Luo Zhongli Scholarship



Public Collection

CAFA Art Museum


Hive - Becoming XVIII
The Ritual of Ordinary People:
Liu Kai Solo Exhibition

DATE: Apr 27 - May 28, 2016

ADDRESS: E06,798 Art Zone, No.4 Jiuxianqiao Rd, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China

CURATOR: Wang Yini