Short Biography Dangyong Liu Dangyong was born in 1981 in Hohhot in Inner Mongolia (China). He graduated in 2004 in Sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts at the Normal University of Hohhot. After a year as a visiting assistant... Read More
Short Biography Dangyong Liu Dangyong was born in 1981 in Hohhot in Inner Mongolia (China). He graduated in 2004 in Sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts at the Normal University of Hohhot. After a year as a visiting assistant professor at the Academy of Fine Arts of Jǐngdézhèn (Jiangxi, China), he worked as an artist-curator in Beijing of the ceramic laboratory LianxiTaoChi and then a designer in a start-up in the Pekin Silicon Valley, Zhongguancun district. In 2012, he moved to Italy and gained a Master in Sculpture at Academy of Fine Arts in Rome. In these years in Italy, he specialized in carving stone for environmental sculptures, to be place both in urban contexts and natural parks. Recently, his work 'Evolution' has been shortlisted for the 10th Passion for Freedom London Art Festival 2018, in October 2018 he has participated to the 6th Bienal Internacional de Escultura en Piedra Comanche in Bolivia and in December 2018 he will participate to V Open Festival of Ice Sculpture "Crystal Tomsk" in the city of Tomsk (Russia).CV Dangyong LiuEDUCATIONAcademy of Fine Arts, Rome (Italy), Master in Sculpture, 2017Academy of Fine Arts, Normal University of Hohhot (China), Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2004SITE SPECIFIC INSTALLATION2017 La scimmia maliziosa (transl. The mischievous monkey), strada di Fonte vecchia, Palombara Sabina (Italy) 2016 Mountain, piazza Centrale, Santa Jona (Italy)2016 Misericordia e/è Potere (transl. Mercy and/is Power), Tiber Park Magliana, Rome (Italy)2016 The nectar of awakening, lungomare di Cetraro (Italy)2014 Fullness, Aqua world, Matera (Italy)SOLO EXHIBITION 2015 Porta futuro apre agli artisti, solo exhibition, Rome (Italy) 2006 Grassland Culture Festival, solo exhibition, Hohhot, China SELECTED SYMPOSIUM2018 V Open Air Festival of Ice Sculpture «Crystal Tomsk» (Russia)2018 6th Bienal Internacional de Escultura en Piedra Comanche (Bolivia)2018 Art(isan) and Crafts, international meeting, Guardiagrele (Italy)2017 Art itinerary, symposium, Castiglione (Italy)2016 The man and the mountain, symposium, Ovindoli (Italy)2014 Work in progress, symposium, Matera (Italy)2014 Mater/ia alchemy of marble, symposium, Villa comunale, Cassino (Italy)GROUP EXHIBITION2018 Annual Art Competition – Passion For Freedom, Royal Opera Arcade Gallery, London 2016 New Year’s Brunch 2016_7°, Lanciano (Italy)2016 Scattered tracks, Palazzo dei priori, Narni (Italy)2015 Adriatica la Via dell’Arte, art gallery Antichi Forni, Macerata (Italy)2015 Creative knowledge, Galleria Angelica, Rome2014 VI Edition– “Ugo Guidi International Prize”, Villa Schiff, Montignoso (Italy)2014 As you've never seen it before, Aranciera San Sisto, Rome2013 The place of S/culture, Palazzo Baronale of Anguillara and Calcata Vecchia (Italy) 2013 International Prize “Lights and Colors from the World”, Museo Emilio Greco, Sabaudia (Italy)2009 “Beijing Symphny”, collaborative Project China-South Korea-Japan: Young Artist, Center of Art, Beijing (China)TEACHING AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN ART GALLERIES2010-11 Designer, ShanXi Marque International Design, Beijing (China)2005-09 Artist - Curator, LianxiTaoChi art gallery/laboratory, Beijing (China)2004-05 Visiting Assistant Professor, Jingdezhen Ceramics Academy of Fine Arts, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi (China)BIBLIOGRAPHY Passion for Freedom, exhibition catalogue Royal Opera Arcade Gallery, London (UK) 2018; Segno, XLI-January/March 2016; Tracce Sparse, exhibition catalogue Palazzo dei priori, Narni (Italy) 2016; Adriatica la Via dell’Arte, exhibition catalogue Gallery ‘Antichi forni’ Macerata (Italy) 2015; Il sapere creativo, exhibition catalogue Galleria Angelica, Rome 2015; International Urbis et Artis, marzo-aprile2015; La vetrina dell’Arte, marzo-aprile2015; VI Edizione 2014 – Premio Ugo Guidi, exhibition catalogue Villa Schiff, Montignoso (Italy) 2014; Mater/ia, symposium catalogue Villa comunale di Cassino (Italy) 2014; I luoghi della S/cultura: pause d’arte sul sentiero, exhibition catalogue Rome 2013.