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    20.11.18 Liu Zhuoquan and Li Ning in Art Guide Australia

    Liu Zhuoquan and Li Ning’s current exhibition has been featured in Art Guide Australia. Written by Barnaby Smith, the article discusses the Beijing based artists’ contemporary approaches to traditional Chinese art forms.

    Liu Zhuoquan and Li Ning
    20 November – 8 December 2018

    To read the article, please click here.

    To view the exhibition online, please click here.

    Image credit: Liu Zhuoquan   Chinese landscape 8   2018   glass bottle, mineral pigments, wax   32.0 x 14.0 x 14.0 cm


    15.09.17 Liu Zhuoquan at Hubei Museum of Art

    Liu Zhuoquan features in group exhibition, Stress Field, at the Hubei Museum of Art in Wuhan, China.

    Curated by Feng Boyi, Wang Xiaosong, Hutch Wilco, Zhang Ting, Yan Shuli, and Xia Zi, Stress Field features Chinese and international contemporary artists. The exhibition theme, ‘Stress Field’, is a physics term regarding the distribution of internal forces in a body that balance external forces. This metaphor is used in Stress Field to explore the impacts of societal, environmental and technological forces in modern life through contemporary art.

    Stress Field
    Hubei Museum of Art
    15 September – 20 October 2017

    Image credit: Hubei Museum of Art in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.


    01.07.17 Liu Zhuoquan at Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre

    Liu Zhuoquan features in a group exhibition at The Gallery at Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre.

    Curated by Robert Lindsay, Fictitious Realities, investigates highly detailed, small scale works that through their scale and intricacy, become portals to potential alternate realities.

    Fictitious Realities
    The Gallery at Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre
    1 July – 3 September 2017

    For more information, please click here.

    Image credit: Liu Zhuoquan in his studio.


    23.02.16 Liu Zhuoquan at Ten Cubed

    An exhibition of Liu Zhuoquan’s works will be presented at Ten Cubed in Melbourne. The Chinese artist’s painted bottle works are displayed alongside a larger scale installation of painted street lamps.

    The exhibition features a downscaled version of Zhuoquan’s work from the 18th Biennale of Sydney (2012), with an entangled two-headed snake painted into the inside of eight dark bottles.

    Liu Zhuoquan
    Ten Cubed
    23 February – 2 May 2016

    For more information, please click here.

    Image credit: Installation view of Liu Zhuoquan’s exhibition at Ten Cubed. Photo: Ten Cubed


    27.06.12 18th Biennale of Sydney

    Liu Zhuoquan features as one of 101 artists from 42 countries to be exhibited as part of the 18th Biennale of Sydney.

    Curated by Catherine de Zegher and Gerald McMaster, the 2012 rendition of the biennale has been titled all our relations and looks to champion values of connectivity, conversation and compassion. The various exhibitions and programming is held across Sydney at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Carriageworks, Cockatoo Island, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA) and Pier 2/3 with Zhuoquan’s installation on display at MCA.

    18th Biennale of Sydney
    27 June – 16 September 2012

    For more information, please click here.

    To read a review by John McDonald, please click here.

    Image credit: Liu Zhuoquan’s Where are you 2012, installation view at MCA.


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