Evelyn Taocheng Wang Biography Selected press
For An Embarrassed Person It is Always Very Difficult To Avoid Embarrassing Things
2017, Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London
Untitled-Platypus, Divisionism, Proletariat (detail)
2013-2014, ink, pencil, tea, mineral color, flower powder, acrylic color, water color, ink,
raw rice paper, mounted on japanese rice paper, 33 x 470 cm
Untitled-Platypus, Divisionism, Proletariat (detail)
2013-2014, ink, pencil, tea, mineral color, flower powder, acrylic color, water color, ink,
raw rice paper, mounted on japanese rice paper, 33 x 470 cm
Untitled-Platypus, Divisionism, Proletariat (detail)
2013-2014, ink, pencil, tea, mineral color, flower powder, acrylic color, water color, ink,
raw rice paper, mounted on japanese rice paper, 33 x 470 cm
Untitled-Platypus, Divisionism, Proletariat (detail)
2013-2014, ink, pencil, tea, mineral color, flower powder, acrylic color, water color, ink,
raw rice paper, mounted on japanese rice paper, 33 x 470 cm
Untitled-Platypus, Divisionism, Proletariat (detail)
2013-2014, ink, pencil, tea, mineral color, flower powder, acrylic color, water color, ink,
raw rice paper, mounted on japanese rice paper, 33 x 470 cm
For An Embarrassed Person It is Always Very Difficult To Avoid Embarrassing Things
2017, Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London
The Interview (excerpt)
2017, 10:40 min HD video
Dusk (excerpt)
2017, 12:41 min HD video
Who is going to burn my love-affair Mirror?!
2017, ink, mineral color on rice paper, 180 x 96 cm & pencil on A4 paper, 30 x 21 cm
Who is going to burn my love-affair Mirror?! (detail)
2017, ink, mineral color on rice paper, 180 x 96 cm & pencil on A4 paper, 30 x 21 cm
Who is going to burn my love-affair Mirror?! (detail)
2017, ink, mineral color on rice paper, 180 x 96 cm & pencil on A4 paper, 30 x 21 cm
Who is going to burn my love-affair Mirror?! (detail)
2017, ink, mineral color on rice paper, 180 x 96 cm & pencil on A4 paper, 30 x 21 cm
Who is going to burn my love-affair Mirror?! (detail)
2017, ink, mineral color on rice paper, 180 x 96 cm & pencil on A4 paper, 30 x 21 cm
A Female Grasshopper Shits Behind A Fake Hill
2017, ink, mineral color on rice paper, 180 x 96 cm & pencil on A4 paper, 30 x 21 cm
A Female Grasshopper Shits Behind A Fake Hill (detail)
2017, ink, mineral color on rice paper, 180 x 96 cm & pencil on A4 paper, 30 x 21 cm
A Female Grasshopper Shits Behind A Fake Hill (detail)
2017, ink, mineral color on rice paper, 180 x 96 cm & pencil on A4 paper, 30 x 21 cm
Allegory of Transience
2017, Installation view, De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem
Allegory of Transience
2017, Installation view, De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem
Allegory of Transience
2017, Installation view, De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem
Dorothea von Stetten Award
2016, Installation view, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
Dorothea von Stetten Award
2016, Installation view, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
Dorothea von Stetten Award
2016, Installation view, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
Dorothea von Stetten Award
2016, Installation view, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
Dorothea von Stetten Award
2016, Installation view, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
Dorothea von Stetten Award
2016, Installation view, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
Two Sights of the Elegant Mysterious Unearthly Princess Kaguya &
Her Beggarly Nurtured Aristocratic Life Before She Flies Away With a Shining Ship

2015, Performance at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Two Sights of the Elegant Mysterious Unearthly Princess Kaguya &
Her Beggarly Nurtured Aristocratic Life Before She Flies Away With a Shining Ship

2015, Performance at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Two Sights of the Elegant Mysterious Unearthly Princess Kaguya &
Her Beggarly Nurtured Aristocratic Life Before She Flies Away With a Shining Ship

2015, Performance at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Watching Myself When I Massage Others
2015, mineral color on rice paper, 86.5 x 93 cm
A Hongkong-Dutch Client Licking My Arm during the Massage Treatment (The Controled Style)
2015, watercolour, pencil, acrylic on rice paper, 87 x 93 cm
A Client felt Headache after Recept Massage Treatment.
2015, watercolour, pencil, acrylic on rice paper, 90 x 96 cm
Wind from our Electrical Fan is Also Strong, Sir!
2015, watercolour, pencil, acrylic on rice paper, 90 x 96 cm
Tracy and Yang was Kicking A Older Male client out, Because of He was Trying to Jerk Off on Towel
2015, watercolour, pencil, acrylic on rice paper, 90 x 96 cm
Diary Massage Salon
2015, Installation view, Massage Near Me, Company Gallery, New York
Diary Massage Salon
2015, Pencil on rice paper
Diary Massage Salon
2015, Pencil on rice paper
Biography

Evelyn Taocheng Wang (b. 1981, Chengdu, China)
Lives and works in Amsterdam

2012-2014: De Ateliers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2010-2012: HBK Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2002-2006: Nanjing Normail University, Fine Art Department, Chinese traditional art, Chinese Classical Literature & Visual Communication


Solo Exhibitions and Projects

2017
Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam (forthcoming)
For An Embarrassed Person It is Always Very Difficult To Avoid Embarrassing Things, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
Heatweave Wrinkle, Chateau Shatto, Los Angeles
Allegory of Transience, Frans Hals Museum | De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem

2015
Massage Near Me, Company Gallery, New York
A Home Made Travel MV Series, Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
Two Sights of the Elegant Mysterious Unearthly Princess Kaguya & Her Beggarly Nurtured Aristocratic Life Before She Flies Away With a Shining Ship, Performance, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Forest, A Man, A Baby & Aristocratic Life, Tale of a Tub, Rotterdam

2014
Someone who lives in great comfort is completely enjoying it but still prays for even more fortune Johan Berggren Gallery, Malmð

2013
Action...Cut! , Jakarta Yuz Museum, Jakarta

2012
What is Revealed by the Tide , OV Gallery, Shanghai

2010
Sensitive Attitude, Platform China, Beijing

2008
Intervention, Kunstverein Göttingen, Göttingen
Private Party, Vierterstock-Berlin, Berlin

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016
Volkskrant Beeldende Kunstprijs Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam
Manifesta 11, Zurich
Dorothea von Stetten Award, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
On Limits: Estrangement in the Everyday, curated by Helena Rubinstein Curatorial Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program,
The Kitchen, New York
Performing Time, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai
Un certain regard, Dürst Britt & Mayhew, The Hague

2015
Greene Naftali, New York
Other Sights, OCCII, Amsterdam
Up Close and Personal De Hallen, Haarlem

2014
It's Get Better, curated by Stewart Uoo, Artists Space, New York
Reflections, Model Project Space, Vancouver
Conversation, with Luca Francesconi at Gallery Fluxia, Milan
Offspring 2014, De Ateliers, Amsterdam
Finissage - An evening in three acts, Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam
Old Oxen Chew Young Grass Eric Sidner & Taocheng Wang, Duck, Berlin
I love you, Me either, Project Native Informant, London

2013
Reading, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai
Living Room, Shanghai Goethe Institute, Shanghai
AMNUA Drawing Show Series, Art Museum of Nanjing, China University of the Arts, Nanjing
How are you otherwise, Rongwrong, Amsterdam
I will be your mirror, OV gallery, Shanghai
Max Brand+Taocheng Wang , Library+, London
Winter Screening, Almanac Projects, London

2012
Limbodrome, LCapital A, Amsterdam
Tender Buttons, September Gallery, Berlin
Reactivation, The 9th Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai

2011
Städelschule Rundgang , Frankfurt am Main
Learning from the Literati 2, OV Gallery, Shanghai

2010
Absolute Distance, White Space Gallery Beijing

2008
Anonymous Drawings N 9, Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Berlin
Jahresgaben 2008, Halle fuer Kunst, Lüneburg

2007
Fremd Gehen, Shanghai Goethe Institut, Shanghai

Selected Publications and Group Exhibition Catalogues


2017 Evelyn Taocheng Wang: Unintended Experience (A Job in Amsterdam), Exhibition Catalogue Evelyn Taocheng Wang: Allegory of Transience, De Hallen Haarlem
2010 Absolute Distance, Zoe Zhang Bing, Exhibition Catalogue White Space Gallery Beijing
2008 Die Rationalität - Taocheng Wang, Kunstverein Göttingen, Göttingen