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Lu Chao
www.luchao.co.uk



Biography

Born in 1988 in Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China. Lives and works in London, U.K.


Education

2014 Graduated from Painting Department (Master of Art), Royal College of Art, London, U.K.
2012 Graduated from Oil Painting Department (Bachelor of Art), Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China.


Solo exhibitions

2021
- Black Fruit, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Brussels

2019
- Black Dots, HdM Gallery, London, UK

2017
- Black Silence, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London, UK
- Black Box, HDM Gallery, Beijing, China

2016
- Black Light, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris

2015
Black Mirror, Basel Hong Kong Art Fair, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing, China

2013
Black Forest, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing, China



Group exhibitions

2020
- Dear Hong Kong..., Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris
- Looking Forward, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris
- Collection Situation-Taking the Collection of Nanjing Collectors as an Example, Nanjing International Exhibition Center, Nanjing, China
- HdM Gallery, London, United Kingdom

2019
- PAL(ATE)/ETTE/, Shangai Gallery of Art (SGA), Shanghai, China
- Ghisla Art Collection – 2019 choice, Ghisla Art Collection, Locarno, Switzerland
- Contemplating the Spiritual, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London, United Kingdom
- New Horizons: China Today Solo Project, Chambers Fine Art, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

2018
- Summer exhibition, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris
- HdM summer show, HdM Gallery, Beijing, China
- Verticality, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London, UK
- West bound, solo project , HdM Gallery, Shanghai, China
- It all happens after sunset no.2, Gallery Liusa Wang, Paris, France

2017
- All happens after sunset…, MOCA Shanghai Pavilion, Shanghai, China
- After the Deluge, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, Venice, Italy
- The figure in Contemporary Art, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London, UK

2016
- Painting as Strait Gate: Post-80s Artists, Hive Center of Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
- Zona Maco, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
- Across Divide, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London, UK
- Huangyu Collection, Museum of contemporary art Chengdu, Chengdu, China
- Aurora, Soka Art Center, Beijing, China

2015   
Art 021, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Shanghai, China
CIGE, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing, China
Elsewhere, Lychee One, London, U.K.
Around Drawing, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London, U.K.
Cos Moscow, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London, U.K.
Art Brussels, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Brussels, Belgium.
Art Taipei, Forbidden city Gallery Taipei

2014 
  
Saatchi New Sensation shortlist, Victoria House, London, U.K.
Life and Hope, French Institute, Beijing, China
A New Circle, Forbidden City Gallery, Shanghai, China
London Design festival 2014, Mint Gallery, London, U.K.
Art Brussels, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
River light RCA Studio Summer Exhibition, London, U.K.
Royal College of Art Graduation Exhibition, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.
RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.
Soho art festival 2014, London, U.K.

2013   
The Others, Hanmi Gallery, London, U.K.
Open Work, London, U.K.
Drawing Now Art Fair, Le Carrousel du Louvre, Paris, France
Art Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
RCA Secret, Dyson Gallery, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.
New Figuration: Chapter 1, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing, China
Multiculturalism is Dead, Bethnal Green Church, London, U.K.
Royal College of Art student show, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.

2012   
Works from Students at the Royal College of Art, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.

2011   
Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Snow Mountain Music Festival, Lijiang, China
Group Show, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
Enigma, Up Space, Beijing, China



Collections

Sammlung Wemhöner Foundation, Berlin, Germany
Collection Fondation Louis Vuitton, France
DSL Collection, Paris, France
Sanofi Collection, Paris, France
Ghisla Art Collection, Switzerland
Today Art museum Beijing, Beijing
China Central Academy of Fine art, Beijing
Fine art school affiliated to Central Academy of Fine Arts, China



Awards/Fellowships

2018
Final list of Forbes 30 under 30 in art and fashion

2014
Painter-Stainers Goron Luton Award, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.
Solo Award Runners Up, London, U.K.
RCA Studio, London, U.K.
Saatchi New Sensations Nominate exhibition

2013
Lucy Halford Bursary, Royal College of Art, London, U.K.

2012
Best Creative Award, Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, China

2011
Excellent Sketching Award, Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, China

2010
Silver Prize, Giant Cup Today National Art Students Annual Awards 2010, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China