Song Kun 宋琨

Selected work


Born in 1977 in Inner Mongolia, China and graduated form the Central Academy of Fine Arts of Beijing. She lives and works in Beijing and Berlin. Song Kun is one of China’s most prominent young female artists. Her work reflects her concerns about impact of new technologies in China culture.

Solo Exhibitions

2015 ASURA SUKHAVATI, Hive Center for Centemporary Art, Beijing, China
2013 Visual Stream of Consciousness, Minsheng Contemporary Art Museum, Shanghai, China
2012 A Thousand Kisses Deep, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
2009 Seeking the Recluse but not Meeting, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2008 Xi JIa – Lethe, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, China
2007 Song Kun, Solo Project, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, California, USA
2006 It’s My Life, Boers-Li Gallery, China

Group Exhibitions

She, Long Museum, Shanghai, China Unrealities in the Reality, Shenzhen, China
Exotic Stranger, Paris, France 2015 Up, Beijing Time Art Museum, ChinaChina 8, NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Germany
The Temperature of History – Contemporary concerns, Art Theater, China Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Film, Art Basel, Hongkong

The World III in the Third World, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Island, Modernsky Lab, Beijing, China
Friends, Pool and Waves, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, China
Hazing Kyoto, Star Gallery, Beijing
Uneasy Trip in Asia IV, Star Gallery, Beijing, China
N12-No.6, Lin&Lin Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
My Generation: Young Chinese Artists, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, USA N12-No.5, Beijing Commune, Beijing, China

Criss-Cross, Long Museum, Shanghai, China
Being Entangled with Paper, Star Gallery, Beijing, China
Atypical, Gallery Beijing Space, Beijing, China
Uneasy Trip in Asia IV, Poly Arts Centre, Hong Kong, China
Beijing is Not Being, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Frieze New York, New York, USA
Uneasy Trip in Asia, Star Gallery, Beijing, China
Art13 London, London, UK
The Food in the World, Linda Art Center, Beijing, China

Paradise in the east, C5 Art Center, Beijing, China
Face, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Lust and Love of the Young and Liberated, 798 Space, Beijing, China
Narcissism, Star Gallery, Beijing, China
Stranger!, HdA Kunstsalon, Berlin, Germany
Sleep in spring, C5 Art Center, Beijing, China

Daybreak, Arario Gallery, Beijing Space, China
Half the Sky-Women in the New Art of China, Leonard Pearlstein Gallery, Philadelphia, USA
In A Perfect World ..., Meulensteen Gallery, New York, USA

Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Minsheng Museum, Shanghai, China
Do You See What I Mean, Fabien Fryns Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA
The Armory Show, New York, USA
The Mirror of This Time, Michael Ku Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Touch, A4 Gallery, Chengdu, China
Pick Up All the Winter Branches, Michael Ku Gallery, Taipai, Taiwan
NOTCH09 Art Festival, The VILLAGE, Beijing, China
Kyoka Suigetsu – Female Contemporary Art, Power Center Gallery Brussels, Belgium Hello, Sadness, Tang Contemporary Art, Bangkok, Thailand

Looking for Me, Minsheng Contemporary Arts Center, Shanghai, China
Art Basel – Art Premiere section, Basel, Switzerland

2nd Documentary Exhibition of Fine Arts Forms of Concepts, Wuhan, China

Body-Boundary, Chambers Fine Art, New York, USA
Transgression, PIFO New Art Studio, Beijing, China
Chaos City, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, China
N12-No.4, C5 Art Center, Beijing, China

Naughty Kids, Star Gallery, Beijing, China
N12-No.3, Central Academy of Fine Arts Gallery, Beijing, China
The Second Chinese Art Triennial, Nanjing Art Museum, Nanjing, China

New Wave, Art Seasons Gallery, Beijing/Singapore
N12-No.2, Central Academy of Fine Arts Gallery, Beijing, China
Mode of Sensibility, Art Seasons Gallery, Singapore
Made in China, Design in France, Paul Ricard Gallery, Paris, France
Beijing-Dezoned-Paris, Le Cube, Issy les Moulineaux, France