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毛文彪
Mao Wenbiao

Born 1950, Beijing, currently residing in London
Biography:

  •  P.L.A. Art Academy, Beijing
  • Wimbledon School of Art
  • Royal College of Art, M.A.

Exhibitions:

    1971

  •   The State Exhibition of China (also exhibited in 1981, 1982, 1984 & 1987)
    1985-86

  • Young Chinese Artists Exhibition in Africa and Canada, Chinese Artists Association.
    1988-92

  • Orchard Gallery, Singapore
    1991

  •  On Site Exhibition, Henry Moore Gallery, Royal
  •  College of Art.
  •  Morley Gallery
    1992

  •  Off Site Exhibition, Cooling Gallery of Art, London
  • Transport Department Art Competition.
  • Mall Galleries, London.
  • Artists’ London, Museum of London.

Commissions:

    1985

  •  The Ancient Sailings, oil painting for the Chinese Scientific Station at the South Pole.
    1986-87

  •  Dioramic painting (60 x 16 m) for the Museum of Beijing.
    1986

  •  The Opium War, oil painting for the Museum of Canton.
    1988

  •  Artist to Mauritius for the portrait of the Prime Minister, commissioned by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
    1990

  •  Art consultant invited by the Singapore Ministry of Education.

Awards and Scholarships:

    1977

  •   First prize awarded by Navy Academy, China
    1991

  •   Scholarship for travel, awarded by Cit-des Arts, Paris
    1991

  •   Winslade Bursary
    1992

  •   Mattews Wrightson Trust Award
  •   The Worship Order of Painter-Stainers Prize
  •   The Delfina Studios Trust, two year residence
    1993

  • Artist-in-Residence, London Museum