About Wei Jia

Wei Jia

1957 Born in Beijing, China. Lives and works in New York and Beijing

E D U C A T I O N

1985-1987 M.A. in studio art, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, USA

1980-1984 B.F.A. in oil painting, Central Academy of Fine Arts Beijing

S O L O E X H I B I T I O N S

2015 Cursive Script, Color, and Collage The art of WEI JIA , NaiHai Art, CA

2012 Wei Jia: New Work, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2008 Wei Jia, Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, NYC

2007 Wei Jia: Made in China, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2007 Wei Jia, Nancy Lasar: Fields of Vision, Amy Simon Fine Art, CT

2006 Wei Jia: Made in Beijing forward slash New York, China 2000 Fine Art, New York

2004 Wei Jia: 2004, China 2000 Fine Art, New York

2004 Wei Jia: Recent Works, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2002 Wei Jia: Recent Works, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1999 Wei Jia: Recent Works, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1997 Wei Jia: Recent Works, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1995 Wei Jia: Recent Works, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1992 Wei Jia: Recent Works, Schmidt/Dean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1988 Wei Jia, Haas Gallery, Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA

1987 Wei Jia, Haas Gallery, Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA

S E L E C T E D G R O U P E X H I B I T I O N S

2015 A Garden Window, Lin Yan & Wei Jia Kwai Fung Hin Gallery, Hongk 2014 Oil & Water Reinterpreting Ink, MOCA, NYC

2013 China Style, Dadu Museum, Beijing

2013 New York Beijing Here There, Yuan Art Museum, Beijing

2012 Vaulting Limits, Tenri Cultural Institution, NYC

2012 Reductive, Jeffrey Leder Gallery, LIC, NY

2012 Colorblind, Amy Simon Fine Art, CT

2011 Asian Variegations, Chelsea Art Museum, NYC

2011 Giving and Receiving, CU Museum University of Colorodo, CO

2010 Spring Equinox, Yuan Art Museum, Beijing

2010 Intertwining Layers, Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, NYC

2008 Apartment Art In China 1970s-1990s, Shuimu Art Space, Beijing

2008 Class 80 of the Studio III - Oil Painting Department, Central Academy of Fine Arts,

Loft 3, Beijing

2008 Then and Now - Chinese Art From 1710 to 2007, Lamont Gallery, Phillips Exeter Academy,

NH

2008 Cross - Reference, Shuimu Art Space, Beijing

2007 Calligraphy in Paintings, Museum of Binghamton University, NY

2007 Corresponding - Chinese and American artists, National Museum of Art, Beijing,

2006 Curator’s Choice: China, Art Complex Museum, MA

2006 Summer Rotation II, Amy Simon Fine Art, CT

2006 East Transplanted West, Kean University, NJ

2006 Brooklyn,Westport Arts Center, CT

2006 New Chinese Occidentalism—Chinese Contemporary Art in New York, Ethan Cohen

Fine Arts , NYC

2005 Lin Yan + Wei Jia, WFAArt, NYC

2005 Summer Rotation 1, Amy Simon Fine Art, CT

2003 Paper Chase- Creation in Paper by Contemporary Chinese Artists in New York, China

2000 Fine Art, NYC

2002 Contemporary Brush Strokes - New York Artists from China, China 2000 Fine Art, NYC

2000 Art Span - Three generation, nine artists in one family, Shanghai Biennial, China

1999 Spring Group Show M.Y.Art Prospects, NYC

1995 Recent Paintings by Chinese - American Artists, The Cork Gallery, Avery Fisher Hall,

Lincoln Center, NYC

1992 Second Spring: Contemporary Chinese Painting & Sculpture, Founders Gallery,

University of San Diego, CA

1992 Duo show, Z gallery, Soho, NYC

1990 Twin Cranes Gallery, Seattle, WA

1990 Works by Pang's Family, Lung Men Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

1987 Contemporary Chinese Art Exhibition, The Chinese Culture Institute, Boston, MA

1985 National Youth Art Exhibition, National Museum of Art, Beijing, China

1977 Beijing City Art Exhibition, National Museum of Art, Beijing, China

1976 In Memory of Zhou en lai, National Museum of Chinese History, Beijing, China

P U B L I C C O L L E C T I O N S

Brooklyn museum, Utah Museum, National Museum of Chinese History, Beijing

The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania

Dadu Museum, Beijing

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