WANG Suoyuan

WANG Suo Yuan

Born in 1978 in Shanghai, China. Painter and engraver , he now lives and works in Paris, France.

  • 1996-1997 Shanghai Diamond Factory
  • 1997-2000 Worked as a graphic designer in advertising
  • 2001 Diploma of self-study examinations of higher éducatin of Shanghai (Decorative Art of Shanghai Normal University)
  • 2002 to go to France to continue his studies in Arts 2005 End of Studies Diploma Plastics School of Fine Arts of Versailles (engraving section)
  • 2005-2012 workshop “Atelier Contreponit” (ex-atelier 17 of S.W. Hayter) , to continue to deepen his knowledge of engraving.
  • 2012- collective workshop engraving of the Cité Internationale des Arts of Paris.

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2015

  • « 9th International Contemporary Print Biennial of Trois-Rivières » (Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada)
  • « 3rd Triennial of Engraving intaglio Midi-Pyrenees » (Raymond Lafage Museum, Lisle sur Tarn, France)

2012

  • Contest “Thread and Ink” as part of the 29th edition of the European Heritage Days ” (The Hall of the Conclave Palace Rihour, Lille, France)

2011

  • « 39th International Print Award Carmen Arozena » (Madrid, Spain)
  • « Fond de dotation Gravix-Price Gravix 2011» (Michèle Broutta Gallery, Paris , FRANCE)
  • « 11th International Print Biennial “JOSEP DE RIBERA” XÀTIVA 2011 » (Xativa, Spain)
  • « EURO-ESTAMPE-9th International Engraving Biennial » (Gallery FAOUËDIC of the Hall City of, Lorient, France)

2009

  • « The 8th “Iosif Iser” International Contemporary Engraving Biennial Exhibition » (The “Ion Ionescu-Quintus” Art Museum of Prahova County, Ploiesti, Romania)
  • « 2nd Guanlan International Print Biennial » (Shenzhen, China)

2008

  • « The 13th International Biennial Print Exhibition,R.O.C » (National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts)
  • « Linéa 2008 – 14th International Engraving Biennial in Val d’Oise » (Ermont, France)

2007

  • « The 5th Internationtal Small Engraving Exhibition » (Civico Museum, Cremona, Italy)

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2015 « Month of Print» (Rueil-Malmaison, France) K1L Gallery (Liège, Belgium)
  • 2014 « SOON PARIS 2014» (The Bastille Design Center, Paris, France)
  • 2014 « DDESSIN {14} – Paris Contemporary drawing fair » (Atelier Richelieu, Paris, France)
  • 2014 « ART UP! Contemporary Art Fair » (Grand Palais,Lille, France)
  • 2013 « International Fine Print Fair » (Grand Palais, Paris, France)
  • 2013 « ART EDITION-International Edition Art Fair » (HangaramArt Museumof Seoul Art Center, South Korea)
  • 2012 « Passage du Témoin,Cécile Reims et les graveurs du XVe au XXIe siècle, affinités électives » (Musée de Hospice Saint-Roch, Issoudun, France)
  • 2012 « 37th Art and Matter Fair of MAISSE » (Gironville sur Essonne, France)
  • 2011 « de l’Imaginale à l’Imago » (CADG : Contemporary Arts Déposit Gallery, Liège, Belgium)
  • 2011 « 54th Fine Arts Fair in Garches » (Salon de l’Hôtel de Ville de Grarches, France)
  • 2011 « SENS » (Galerie de l’Ecole des Beaux-arts de Versailles, France)
  • 2009 « Impression d’Encres » (Atelier Gustave, Paris, France)
  • 2009 « Beyond the sky» (Château de Tourelles, Le Plessis-Trévise, France)
  • 2009 « 58th Picture Art Fair » (Galleria San Vidal, Venise, Italy) Gerd Wild Gallery (Francfort, Allmagne)
  • 2009 « Dream Path » (Espace des arts Sans Fontières, Paris, France)
  • 2009 « 2nd Art Fair of MAISONS-LAFFITTE » (Centre Montesquieu, Maisons-laffitte, France)
  • 2009 « Color and Tradition » (Centre d’animation Sohane Bebziane, Paris, France) Triennial space (Chamalères, France)
  • 2005 « Regards d’Asie » (Hôtel de ville de Versailles et La Galerie de l’Ecole des Beaux-arts, France)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2014 « Journey to the End of the Night » (Paris, France)
  • 2013 « And the sky… » (Galerie SCHUMM-BRAUNSTEIN, Paris, France)
  • 2007 « Wandering » (Galerie de l’Ecole des Beaux-arts deVersailles, France)

 

Workshop

  • 2009 Cultural Moussem of Assilah (Assilah, Maroc)

 

Award

  • 2012 Winning the competition “Thread and Ink” as part of the 29th edition of the European Heritage Days (Lille, France)
  • 2012 « Visitors Prize » of the 37th Art and Matter Fair of MAISSE (Gironville sur Essonne, France)
  • 2011 « Honorable mention» of the 39th International Print Award-Carmen Arozena
  • 2011 (Madrid,Espagne) « Print And Engraving European Prize » of the 54th Fine Arts Fair in Garches (France)
  • 2009 « Public Prize » of the 2nd Art Fair of MAISONS-LAFFITTE (France)

Line works:

<Line for writing – test 11>, (drawing with a single line) ink on paper, H40 x W40 cm,  2015

<Line for writing – test 11>,  (blue color) color pencil on papier, H40 x W40 cm, 2015

<Black Book n°31>,  ink and pencil on paper, H19,5 x W39 cm, 2010

<The Passage>, Artist book – mineral pigments, watercolor and ink etc ,. H27 x W72 cm (thickness: 6mm), 2014

<Black Wave>,  (detail) ink on paper, H96 x W260 cm, 2015

<Black___>,  (detail) ink on paper, H40 x W160 cm, 2014

<Botanical disc 2011 n°1>,  ink, pencil, burnt paper and dried flower inlay in the middle (two sided), ø 20 cm, 2011

<Free fall>, ink, pencil, mineral pigments and watercolor on paper, H50 x L50 cm, 2015

Moon Theme:

<Lunar Eclipse> ink, mineral pigments and watercolor on silver cardboard, H26 x W23 cm, 2014

<Melancholia 2> (detail) Flower emprinte, etching and drawing in watercolor, H65 x W50 cm, 2012

<Black Moon (hearing) – 1>, etching, H76 x W56 cm, 2011

Night Theme:

<New Horizon – 3> (blue) mezzotint and roll, Copper plate: H30x W40 cm, 2010

Ink on canvas:

<Wandering-abyss No. 6>, ink and mixed media on canvas, H114 x W195cm, 2008

<Wandering-abyss No. 3> ink and mixed media on canvas, H100 x W100cm, 2008

<Wandering No. 3> ink on canvas, H40 x W40cm, 2006

Propagation:

<Propagation No. 5>, drawing in mixed media on handmade paper, H100 x W100 cm, 2013

<Propagation No. 5>, drawing in mixed media on handmade paper, H100 x W100 cm, 2013

<Propagation – nautilus>,  mixed media on handmade paper,  ø 20 cm, 2014

<Propagation – Red Coral>, mixed media on handmade paper, H100 x W100 cm, 2014