Chinese, 20th – 21st century, male.
Born 1958, in Chengdu, Sichuan.
Painter, performance artist. Conceptual art, installations, video.
Wang Jianwei studied at the Chengdu Painting Academy from 1983 and received an M.A. from the Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts in 1987. He lives and works in Beijing. He paints people moving in space and bathed in an atmosphere close to that of dream symbolism. He has been a member of the Beijing Painting Academy since ...