Brought up in Beijing, China, Zhe Chen is a photo-based artist currently living in Los Angeles. In the past four years Zhe has been documenting self-inflicted activities of her own and others, while creating a series of projects focusing on body modification, human hair, identity confusion, post-traumatic stress disorder and memory. Zhe is the winner of 2011 Inge Morath Award, Three Shadows Award and International Photography Awards. Her work has been published internationally.

EXHIBITIONS
2011 BEES (solo show), Beaugeste Gallery, Shanghai, China
2011 BEES, Ian Parry Scholarship 2011 Exhibition, The Getty Images Gallery, London, UK
2011 BEES (slideshow), Yumi Goto: Personal Connection and Commitment to the Subject Matter of Photographs, Tokyo Documentary Photography Workshop, Tokyo, Japan
2011 THE BEARABLE, One Man Theater: Works by Post-80s Artists, He Xiangning Museum, Shenzhen, China
2011 BEES (slideshow), Night of the Year, Les Recontres d'Arles, Arles, France
2011 THE BEARABLE, WONT: Contemporary Woman Artists in China, J Gallery, Shanghai, China
2011 THE BEARABLE, Recurrent Shadows, He Xiangning Museum, Shenzhen, China
2011 THE BEARABLE, Three Shadows Photography Award Exhibition, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing, China
2011 CAUSE/EXCUSE, Graduation Exhibition, Art Center College of Design, CA
2010 THE BEARABLE, LianZhou International Photography Festival, GuangZhou, China
2010 THE BEARABLE, Banquet of Images: Peep, China Academy of Art, HangZhou, China
2010 THE BEARABLE (slideshow), World Visions: Emerging Photographers, New York Photo Festival, NY
2009 Snap Too!, The Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

 

生于北京,毕业于美国洛杉矶艺术中心设计学院(Art Center College of Design)摄影与图像专业。在过去四年里,陈哲以影像记录了自己与他人的自戕行为,并创作了一系列关于身体改造、毛发、应激障碍、身份认同与记忆的作品。其系列作品先后获得三影堂年度摄影师奖、玛格南基金会授予的Inge Morath奖、ICP国际摄影奖。

展览
2011
蜜蜂(个展),比极影像,上海
蜜蜂,Ian Parry Scholarship年展,盖蒂画廊,伦敦,英国
蜜蜂(幻灯),摄影师与拍摄主题的私人关系和承诺,东京纪实摄影工作坊,东京,日本
可承受的,一个人的剧场:80后艺术家作品展,何香凝美术馆,深圳
可承受的(幻灯),年度之夜,阿尔勒摄影节,阿尔勒,法国
可承受的,习以为常:当代女性艺术展,J画廊,上海
可承受的,一重影事:延展于三影堂摄影奖,何香凝美术馆,深圳
可承受的,万相:三影堂摄影奖展,三影堂摄影艺术中心,北京
原因/借口,卒业展,艺术中心设计学院,加利福尼亚,美国
2010
可承受的,连州国际摄影节,广东
可承受的,中央美院影宴:窥,杭州
可承受的(幻灯),纽约摄影节:新兴摄影师群展,纽约,美国
2009
Snap Too!,帕萨迪纳艺术兵工厂,加利福尼亚,美国

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Zhe Chen