Wang Shang

Wang Shang (b. 1984, Beijing) currently lives and works in Beijing. He graduated from Goldsmiths College and the Royal College of Art. Upon graduation, he took a course at the Gemological Institute of America, and began working in the gem industry. His paintings, installations, sculptures and videos discuss natural history from various perspectives, and through this, examine doubts about the relationship between human civilization and nature. Solo exhibitions: Magician Space, Beijing (2015); OCAT Shenzhen, Shenzhen (2014); Ullens Centre for Contemporary Art, Beijing (2011). Group exhibitions: Antenna Space, Shanghai (2015); Casa Dei Carraresi, Italy (2015); Between Art Lab, Shanghai (2015); OCAT Shenzhen, Shenzhen (2014); Mitsukoshi, Tokyo (2012).