Liao Wen

1994, born in Chengdu
Lives and works in Hong Kong


2019 M.F.A. Experimental Art, Central Academy of Fine Arts China, Beijing

2016B.A. Printmaking department, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing

Solo Exhibitions:

2023  Naked, Frieze New York, The Shed, New York

2021  Almost Collapsing Balance, Capsule Shanghai, Shanghai

           The Body Knows Silently, Cai Jin Space, Beijing

Group Exhibitions:

Ducato Prize 2023, Volumnia, Piacenza

Durian · Durian, The First T-SEAisa Triennial, Unlearning by Nature section, Art Museum of Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou

Bodies and Souls, Cassina Projects, Milan

Durian on the Skin, François Ghebaly, Los Angeles


BOOMERANG, OCAT Biennale 2021, OCT Art & Design Gallery, Shenzhen


2nd Women Artists International Biennial of Macao, Macao


On the Road, In collaboration with Sally Project, Guan Shanyue Art Museum, Shenzhen

She Says, Chengdu Contemporary Image Museum, Chengdu

Cabinet of Curiosities 3, Duo Yun Xuan Art Center, Shanghai

Postgraduate Students' Graduation Artwork Exhibition of CAFA, Art Museum of Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing


Beijing. Living, The International Performing Festival, Working out& Working in the studio, The Danish Center, Beijing

Grants / Residency:


Frieze New York Focus Stand prize

Finalist of Ducato Prize 2023


Artist in Residence, Sally Project in collaboration with Guan Shanyue Art Museum, Shenzhen


National scholarship, Central Academy of Fine Arts China, Beijing

Wang Shikuo Foundation fellowship, Central Academy of Fine Arts China, Beijing

Public Collections:

Longlati Foundation, Shanghai
XIAO Contemporary Art Museum, Rizhao
Luo Zhongli Art Museum, Chongqing