Xia Xiaowan ( simplified Chinese: 夏小万; traditional Chinese: 夏小萬; pinyin: ) (born 1959 in Xià Xiǎowàn Beijing, China) is a painter. 
Biography [ edit ]
In 1982, Xia graduated from the Third Studio of Oil Painting Department of the
Central Academy of Fine Arts. The following year, he became Art Editor for China Machinery Publishing, leaving in 1984.
Xia currently lives in Beijing, working as a professor in the stagecraft department of the
Central Academy of Drama. He is also a member of the China Oil Painting Institute, Beijing Artists Association and Beijing Arts of Oil Painting Commission.
Exhibitions [ edit ]
2012 "Xia Xiaowan Solo Exhibition", Museum of Contemporary Arts,
MoCA, Singapore 2006 "Hyper Design – the 6th Shanghai Biennale",
Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China 2006 "2006 New York Asia Art Fair",
New York, USA 2006 "The 2nd Biennale of Austria 2006",
Klagenfurt, Austria 2006 "Mahjong – Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg",
Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany 2005 "Mahjong – Chinesische Gegenwartskunst aus der Sammlung Sigg",
Kunstmuseum 2005 Bern,
Bern, Switzerland 2005 "Yellow River – A Review of New Chinese Oil Painting",
National Museum of China, Beijing, China 2005 "Hand in Hand with the New Century – The Third Exhibition of Chinese Oil Painting", National Museum of China, Beijing, China
2005 "2005 – Pingyao International Photography Art Exhibition",
Pingyao, China 2004 "Posers – Group Exhibition of Courtyard Gallery Artists, Courtyard Gallery, Beijing China
2004 "2004 Asia contemporary Art Exhibition", Gwangju, Korea
2004 Art of Xiaxiaowan, Time Gallery, Qingdao, China (solo)
2003 "How do you see with your mind & body? Xia Xiaowan's works on paper", Today Art Gallery, Beijing, China (solo)
2003 "The International Sketch Art", China, England, Australia
2002 "Vigor of the Century – Contemporary Art of Chinese 50 Artists", China Millennium Monument, Beijing, China
2001 "Anxiety: the drawn figure", The University of New South Wales College of Fine Arts, New South Wales, Australia
2001 Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu, China
2000 "20th Century Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition", National Museum of Art, Beijing, China
1998 The MEDIAWAVE FESTIVAL, Hungary.
1998 "Looking Up", SCHOENI Gallery, Hong Kong, China (solo)
1996 The Repetition of Beginning, China
1996 Chinese Oil Painting Annual Exhibition, Beijing Museum of Art, China
1996 "Group Exhibition in Düsseldorf", Düsseldorf, Germany
1995 The April Exhibition, the Gallery of the Central Academy of Fine Arts,China
1994 "The Annual Exhibition of Works of the artists Nominated by Art Critics", Beijing Museum of Art, Beijing, China.
1991 "'91 March Exhibition", the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China.
1991 "Chinese New Art Post 1989", Hong Kong Arts Center, Hong Kong. Marlborough Gallery, England and Australia
1989 "Modern Art from China", Beijing Museum of Art, Beijing, China
1988 "An exhitbition of modern Chinese Art", National Museum of China, Beijing, China
1987 "Towards the Future", Beijing Museum of Art, China
1985 "The November Exhibition", the Palace Museum, Beijing, China
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