Ran Zhang
born Tianjin (CN), 1981
nationality CN/NL

www.ranzh.com
 
DIN B0

digital inkjet print, 
collage of 1972 microscope photographs 
of  a CMYK silkscreen print
100cm x 141.4cm
2013
DIN B0 digital inkjet print, collage of 1972 microscope photographs of a CMYK silkscreen print 100cm x 141.4cm 2013

CURRICULUM VITAE
 
Education
2006-2010
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL, Fine Art Department
2000-2003
Tianjin University of Commerce, CN, Graphic Design Department
1997-2000
Tianjin Fine Art High School, CN

Residencies
2012-2013
Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten/ Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science
2011
Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten/ Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, July-September (guest residency)

Fellowships and stipends
2012
Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds, Amsterdam, NL, Straver Fonds

Awards
2010
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL, ‘the Rietveld Prize for the best thesis’, nomination
2009
ARTSTART End Exam Concept Prize, Amsterdam, NL
2008
Danfoss Art Award 2007-2008, Nordborg, DK, golden award, bronze award

Exhibitions
2012
Galerie Pont & Plas, Gent, BE, 'The Phoenix Statement'
2011
Apice for Artists, Amsterdam, NL, ‘SYNESTHESIA’ (solo)
C&H Art Space, Amsterdam, ‘C&H’
2010
Apice for Artists, Amsterdam, NL, ‘Not So Absolute’
C3 concept store, Amsterdam, NL, ‘C3’
Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, ‘End exam exhibition’
2010
Pulchri, Den Haag, NL
Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, ‘Evil in the Church’
2008
Cultuurhuis Diamantslijperij, Amsterdam, ‘Growing Symbols Growing Symbols’


Publications
2010
‘The Vicennial Paintwork. A critical essay on form and content within painting', (published by ABN-AMRO art collection)

Commissions
2007
Prof. Berkhout, Delft, NL, portrait project
2004-2006
Tianjin national dance and music institution, CN, scenery painting artist