Artists | Yang Yongliang
1980 Born in Jiading, Shanghai.
Studied Chinese traditional painting and calligraphy from youth under Professor Yang Yang of Hongkong Chinese University.
1999 Graduated from Department of the Visual Communications, Shanghai Arts & Crafts Vocational College.
2003 Graduated from the Department of Visual Communications, Shanghai Institute of Design, China Academy of Art.
2004 Artistic Director of independent studio. Created experimental short films and artworks subsequently nominated and prized. Published articles.
His book, entitled Grand Church, was published as teaching material.
2005 Experimentation and creation of contemporary art including modern ink painting, photography and video art.
2006 Tutored at the Shanghai Institute of Visual Art.
City of Phantom Visions, OFOTO Gallery, Shanghai.
Drama/Stage, Urban Photography in Shanghai, Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai.
Group Exhibitions, Timezone 8 Bookstore, 798 Art District, Beijing.
Stairway to Heaven: From Chinese Streets to Monuments and Skyscrapers,  H&R Block Artspace Project Wall, Kansas City Art Institute, H&R Block  Artspace, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
New Chinese Architecture, Institute Cervantes, Beijing.
New Chinese Architecture, Spanish Consulate General, Shanghai.
Heavenly City, Photo Beijing, The Agricultural Exhibition Centre of China, Beijing.
On the Quiet Water, 45 Downstairs Gallery, Melbourne, Australia.
2nd Thessaloniki Biennale, Thessaloniki, Greece.
40th Anniversary of the Rencontres d’Arles, Award for Discovery, Arles, France.
Two Points, 2008 Chinese Contemporary Art, Palazzo Frisacco, Tolmezzo, Italy.
Stairway to Heaven: From Chinese Streets to Monuments and Skyscrapers, Bates College Museum of Art, Maine, USA.
FOTO • OFOTO, OFOTO Gallery, Beijing.
Artificial Nature, MOCA ArtLab, Shanghai.
Collision Part I-New•Classic, FQ Projects, Shanghai.
Material Link A Dialogue Between Greek and Chinese Artists, MOCA, Shanghai- Athens, Greece.
Heavenly City & On the Quiet Water, OFOTO Gallery, Shanghai.
Collision Part II - Tu Long Ji, Installation by Yang Yongliang, FQ Projects, Shanghai.
Shanghai Urban Public Space, Hafen City, Hamburg, Germany.
Contemporary Chinese Art, LIMN Gallery, AQUA Art Miami, Miami, USA.
Mixed Maze, Red Mansion Foundation, London, UK.
City Tale, OFOTO Gallery , Shanghai.
Art Now 2007, Danwon Arts Festival-Contemporary Art Festival, Gyeonggido Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, Korea.
Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao.
Celebrating, Epson Imaging Gallery, Shanghai, Beijing.
Wang Tong, Yang Yongliang Photography Exhibition, OFOTO Gallery, Shanghai.
Break Loose Design and Art Exhibition, Hign Noon Art Space, Shanghai.
The British Museum, London, UK. Bates College Museum of Art, Maine, USA.
Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL, USA.
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon, Portland, USA.
Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas, USA.