FENG XIAN LIN

Born 10 august 1960 in Hunan in peopl. rep. of China

 

EDUCATION / WORKING

1979 – 83 Studied at the Art-academy (Universitety) in Changsha, Hunan
(Painting, sculpture,design, traditional chinese painting and calligraphy)
1985 – 91 Worked as painter and art-designer in Hunan academy of science, Changsha
1991 – 96 Worked as painter and art-designer in “Hainan Publishing House” in Changsha and Hainan.
Worked at sculpture / pottery-workshop in Changsha
1996 Moved to Bergen, Norway
1996 - Worked in Norway, France, Italy, Germany and China

EXHIBITIONS

1996 “Peinture en direct”, Galerie Confluences, Paris
1997 Allmenningen Galleri og Kunsthandel, Bergen, Norway
1997 Fincken Café, Bergen, Norway
1997 Galleri Ryvarden, Sveio, Norway
1999 Allmenningen Galleri og Kunsthandel, Bergen, Norway
2000 “K.E.” Galleri 3,14, Bergen, Norway
2000 Bergen International Centre for Culture, Bergen, Norway (Painting and calligraphy)
2001 Bergen International Centre for Culture, Bergen, Norway (Photo)
2002 Galleri Siverts, Bergen, Norway
2003 Galleri Roenland, Jevnaker, Norway
2004 Chinese Culture Festival, Oslo Town Hall, Oslo, Norway
2004 Galleri Siverts, Bergen, Norway
2006 Pygmalion, Bergen, Norway
2007 Galleri Tjorehagen, Radoy, Bergen, Norway
2007 Christmas exhibition, Galleri Parken, Bergen, Norway
2008 “Creation of Eve” Morley galley, London
2008 “Jubilee-exhibition” Anfinsen Kunst, Hønefoss, Norway
2008 “Smile” – Calligraphy and Photos of Chinese Minorities,
Hordamuseet, Bergen, Norway
2010 Anfinsen Kunst, Hønefoss, Norway
2010 “Smile” Photos of chinese minorities. Ibsenmuseet, Oslo, Norway
Part of Chinese cultural festival.
2010 “Smile” Photos of chinese minorities. Ski art society, Ski, Norway
Part of Chinese cultural festival.
2010 “Smile” Photos of chinese minorities. Valdres museum, Fagernes, Norway
Part of Chinese cultural festival.
2012 Galleri Langegården, Bergen, Norway
Galleri Rosendal, Rosendal, Norway
2013 Vedholmen Galleri, Os, Norway
Hainan Museum, Haikou, China
Kunstnerhuset, Gvarv, Norway
Galerie Blaue Stunde, Berlin, Germany
2014 Galerie Gondwana, Berlin, Germany
2015 Galleri Langegården, Bergen, Norway
2016 Lørenskog kunstforening, Lørenskog, Norway
2017 Galleri Langegården, Bergen, Norway
2018 Yintai Museum, Shandong, China
2019 Galleri Langegården, Bergen, Norway

BOOKS

(written, designed and produced together with Jan Erik Willgohs)

2003 Xiang – mat og kultur fra Hunan Mangschou forlag 2003
2006 Kinesiske folkeeventyr Feng Xian Lin forlag 2006
2010 Kinesiske folkeeventyr II Feng Xian Lin forlag 2010
2013 Floating life Feng Xian Lin forlag 2013
2014 Traces – portraits of Chinese minorities Feng Xian Lin forlag 2014