LI TINGWEI (*1989) is an emerging artist, residing both in Berlin and Shanghai. She studied at Arts University (UdK) in Berlin, at Hunter College in New York and Tongji University in Shanghai. She was a residential artist at Pro Helvetia (Swiss Arts Council) in 2020 and was listed in Forbes “30 Under 30 China” in 2017. Prior to that Tingwei participated in residency programs at the Swatch Art Peace Hotel in Shanghai, Flux Factory in New York and Kooshk Residency in Iran.
2011 - 2017 Fine Arts, Absolventin & Meisterschülerin, Berlin University of the Arts. Berlin, Germany
2014- 2015 MFA program in Art Department, Hunter College of The City University of New York. NYC, USA
2008 - 2010 Major in Photography and German, Tongji University. Shanghai, China
Solo exhibitions
"Boulder Stones and Cloud", Gene Gallery, Shanghai, China
"Do not Donut", ESCAPEMENT ART, Zurich

Grasp, Kneel, Hold, Count, Pray, Points Center for Contemporary Art. Kunshan, China

From [Moby Dick] to[La navigation enchantée], Organhaus, Chongqing, China

Could donut save us from drowning?, Surplus Space, Wuhan.

Feeling Good?, J: Gallery, Shanghai, China

“ >< ”, EGG Gallery, Beijing, China
Group exhibitions
Rituals of the future. 2021, YUZ Museum
∑ — Summe 2021,, Radio X,

HEIMAT Huaniao Art Center, Zhoushan, China.
Finalist of AFIAS Moving Images Awards 2020

Pal (ate)/ette/, SGA Shanghai
Extreme Mix, Airport Biennale, Guangzhou
KunstRaum Berlin, German Embassy, Beijing
Daily Communication, Telescope, Beijing
Yellow Reflection, Galerie Liusa Wang, Paris
Art Diary , Van Art Space, Hangzhou

LIQUIDITY,Extra Art Base, Sanya, China
A Non-thematic Just Celebrating Digital Diversity Online Exhibibtion.html,
Huge Huge, Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing
The Exhibition of Annual of Contemporary Art of China, Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing
Infinite Rehearsal, MoCube, Beijing
Bad New Days Ahead, Taikang Space, Beijing

2017, Performance, Weimar, Germany.
Thank you for sharing, Projektraum OKK, Berlin
Being Information, SSSSTART Museum, Shanghai
Digital Samplers,The Galaxy Museum of Contemporary Art,Chongqing
No Commission Shanghai, Dean Collection, Shanghai exihibition center

VOLATILITY, Galerie Gerken, Berlin
Berlin School of Painting, Villa Renata, Basel, Switzerland
The chatting room, Salt Projects, Beijing

O.C.D, EGG Gallery, Beijing, China
Neue Sinnlichkeit, ehem. JVA, Magdeburg, Germany
Regina Pistor-Preis nomination, UdK Berlin
Anti-Physis, Kreuzberg Pavillon, Berlin, Germany
Perched In The Eye Of A Tornado, Ying Space, Beijing, China
Second Thought, Flowers Gallery, New York City, USA.

LUXUS+, Museum FLUXUS+, Potsdam, Germany.
Residences and educational programs
2020/2021 Pro Helvetia Studio Residency Artist 2020 supported by Swiss Arts Council, Base
2020 V2_Lab Summer Sessions 2020, supported by Points Center for Contemporary Art. Kunshan
2018 Kooshk Residency, Iran
2017 Forbes' 30 Unter 30 China in Art and Style
2016/2017 Artist residency at the Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai
2016 Flux Factory Artist Residency, New York
2016 Feuerle Collection,Berlin. Art Mediator