Bio

1994

Born in Beijing, China

Live and Work in Beijing, China

 

Education

MFA 2019

University of Pennsylvania

The School of Design 

BFA 2016

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Recipient of Merit Scholarship

2012-2014

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Among Colors 颜色之间 | Cafe Flat White 朝阳区酒仙桥路4号大山子艺术区798中二街D09-1 | Beijing, China

2016

Mirroring Twice | 3331 Arts Chiyoda, B104 | Tokyo, Japan | 09/12 – 09/15, 2016

http://www.3331.jp/schedule/en/003520.html

She | Cat Von Kang Gallery | Chicago, IL, U.S. | 05/20 – 05/27, 2016

 

Group Exhibitions

2018

Close to Home | High Tide

Sufficiently Charged | Charles Addams Gallery | University of Pennsylvania  

2016

Art is a Living Thing | Aratoi Museum | Masterton, New Zealand

http://www.aratoi.org.nz/exhibition/2016/12/art-living-thing-new-zealand-pacific-studio-15-years

Speaking into the Air (We Breathe) | Artlaxy | Shanghai, China

Spring 2016 BFA Show | Sullivan Galleries, SAIC | Chicago, IL, U.S.

11th Annual Emerging Artist Exhibition | Morpho Gallery | Chicago, IL, U.S.

2015

Happy Feelings | Tye Johnson Artistry, Zhou B Art Center | Chicago, IL, U.S.

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal USA/SAIC Art Appreciation Program: 23rd Edition Presidential Award Exhibitions 2015 - 2016 | Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal USA Chicago Office Gallery | Chicago, IL, U.S.

Creature Comforts | SAIC | Chicago, IL, U.S.

Elements of Abstraction | St. Louis Artists' Guild | St. Louis, MO, U.S.

Annual Co-op Professional Project Exhibition | Co-op Gallery, SAIC | Chicago, IL, U.S.

Telegraphic Fields and Repeat Transmissions | The Leroy Neiman Center, SAIC | Chicago, IL, U.S.

Explorations of the Mind, First Fridays Exhibitions Series "Arts Sanctuary" | Wicker Park Lutheran Church | Chicago, IL, U.S.

Until Justice Rolls Down Like Waters, Martin Luther King Day Mural Competition Exhibition | Chicago, IL, U.S.

2014

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal USA/SAIC Art Appreciation Program: 22nd Edition Presidential Award Exhibitions 2014 - 2015 | Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal USA Chicago Office Gallery | Chicago, IL, U.S.

 

Events

Talk at Ming Tea Studio

Date: December 21 (Wed), 2016

Hours: 19:00-21:00

Venue: Ming Tea Studio(310 Tinakori Rd, Wellington, New Zealand)

 

Open House at new creative office Tsukasa 3331

Date: September 3 (Sat), 2016

Hours: 17:00-20:00

Venue: Creative office Tsukasa 3331(2-19 Tsukasa-cho, Kanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan)

Web site: http://tsukasa.3331.jp/ 

 

Awards

2015

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal USA / SAIC Art Appreciation Program 23rd Edition Presidential Award | Chicago, IL, U.S.

2014

Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal USA / SAIC Art Appreciation Program 22nd Edition Presidential Award | Chicago, IL, U.S.

 

Artist-in-Residence

2016

New Zealand Pacific Studio | Wairarapa, New Zealand | 11/27 - 12/27, 2016

www.artistresidency.org.nz/

AIR 3331 | Tokyo, Japan | 07/31 - 09/15, 2016

http://residence.3331.jp/en/artists/003456.html

Open Art Weekend Residency | Shanghai, China 01/17 – 01/19, 2016

 

Publication/News

2017

New This Week 6-29-2017 Collection on Saatchi Art's homepage.

https://www.saatchiart.com/art-collection/Painting-Collage-Sculpture/New-This-Week-6-19-2017/153961/191642/view

Simple Style

http://www.simple-style.com/monday-works/xiaoxuan-liu.html?from=timeline&isappinstalled=0

2016

Saatchi Art – Invest in Art U.S. Edition 10

https://www.saatchiart.com/invest-in-art/edition-10-us

Fresh Paint Magazine International Issue 13, June 2016

http://freshpaintmagazine.com

Open Art Weekend Residency Diary