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Zeng Xi

Zeng Xi was born in LengShuiJiang, Hunan Province in 1984.

He recevied a MA in painting from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts (GAFA) in 2012.

He has been teaching in the No. 5 Studio of the Oil Painting Department of GAFA. Director of Basic Teaching and Research Department of Oil Painting Department Since 2013.

Selected Exhibitions and Awards


Shanghai Space Art Season Joint Exhibition - Danube Dialogue Art Festival - Sound of Dreams, Shanghai Red Temple Art Center, Shanghai.  
Danube Dialogues 2019-Power Of Silence-Chinese Contempprary Art on the Silk Road,Fine Art Gallery of the Rajko Mamuzic Gift Collection,Serbia.

Here - Southern Art Salon (21) Youth Art Project, Trealm Culture, Guangdong.

Visual Logic Onsite Experiments-By Four Cantonese Artists,F-GalleÍry,Guangxi.



New Horizon- Young Teachers'Works Exhibition and 71 Returns of Xinghe Exhibition in Oil Painting Department of Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts,Guang Zhou,Guang Dong.

ShangHai Art Fair-Young Artists Recommended Exhibition, Shanghai World Expo Exhibition Hall,Shanghai.

2018The First Tianfu Land Art Festival,OCAT Franco-china Agri-science Villa,Chengdu.

New Sensualism-Chinese Academic Contemporary Art Exhibition In Vienna,GallerySTEINER,Vienna.

Wonderful Gates-Finnish and Chinese contemporary art exhibition,GalleriaKookos,Helsinki.

2018 Sculpture Projects Ping Yao,The ancient city of Pingyao,ShanXi.

The concept of hot and cold hardeges-The development trend of research of a painting
exhibition,South of the Five Ridges Art Museum,Dongguan.

Elite young Plan, Zhengguan’sMuseum,Beijing.

Return to Ontology-Tracing the source of abstract art in the new period of Guangdong,South of the Five Ridges Art Museum,Dongguan.



Shenzhen-hong Kong Urban Architecture Biennale (Shenzhen) luohu sub-exhibition "Shenzhen Industrial Station", Shenzhen Industrial Station, Shenzhen.  
The Bracketed Retina Zeng Xi’s Journey to Phenomenology of Deconstructivism,Holly’s Gallery,Guangzhou.

Nature and Creation - Young Artists Invitational Exhibition, Museum of School of Architecture, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou.



Blooming - Diverse Dimensions of 13 Artists, Luohu Art Museum, Shenzhen.

The Art Exhibition of the 35th Anniversary of Shenzhen Special Zone’s Establishment (touring exhibition),Art Museum of Shenzhen University/Exhibition Hall Shenzhen Shekou Port/etc,Shenzhen.

 Wall Power - Wallpost Artist Exhibition,Today Art Museum,Beijing.

The 1st Biennale of the Academy Awards of Guangdong College Fine Art,Ucity Art Museum of GAFA,Guangzhou.



The 5th Art Nova 100, National Agriculture Exhibition Center,Beijing.

 Confusion - Collaborated Exhibition of Zeng Xi and Duan Jun Hao,Yinpintang Life and Art Space,Foshan.

Institution Production - Ecology Investigation of Contemporary Art of Young Guangzhou Artists,Guangdong Museum of Art,Guangzhou.

Advancing Structure - Art Exhibition of Young Professors from Oil Painting Department of Guangzhou Academy ofFine Arts, Guangdong Museum of Art,Guangzhou.



China Dream: National Prosperity - The Third National Youth and Middle-Aged Oil Painting Exhibition, Excellence Award, Dafen Art Museum, Shenzhen.

Image's Narratives - The 5th Exhibition of Guangdong Contemporary Oil Painting, Oil Painting Prize, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou.



Four Seasons: Time, Narration and Contemporary Vision, Guangdong Contemporary Art Center, Guangzhou.

City Phantasm-The 3rd Chongqing Youth Art Biennale in 2013, Chongqing Art Museum, Chongqing. 

Visual Mix - 1st Can- ton Contemporary Art Community Young Artists’ Group Exhibition, 21 Space Art Museum, Dongguan.



The Most Painting - Chinese Youth Oil Painting Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, Beijing.

The Ultimate Palace of Forging, Gold Award, Ucity Art Museum of GAFA, Guangzhou.

NOVA 2012 Artworks by Graduates of Five National Art Academies, Chengdu Art Plaza, Chengdu.



The 5th China-ASEAN Youth Artwork Creativity Contest Award - Winning Artworks Exhibition, Excellence Award, Nanning.
Contemporary China in the Eyes of artists - Chinese oil Painting Exhibition, Guan Shanyue Art Museum, Shenzhen.