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Wei Shi

 (born 1965)
Wei Shi is active/lives in China.  Wei Shi is known for Paintings.

Biography  
Wei Shi


Biography from Kingsley Art Auction

Shi Wei was born in 1965.  He graduated from Hubei Fine Arts Institute, majoring in oil painting, and then received his master's degree in 1997.  He is currently an associate professor of Beijing City University.  Some of his important exhibitions include: 2000 "Exhibition of Five Artists from Hubei," Wuhan; 2000 "Interface," Beijing; 2003 "The 7th Asian Art Exhibition," Korea; 2005, "Difference and Construction," Beijing; 2005 "Entrancing: Contemporary Painting Exhibition," BIAC Art Space; 2006 "Unity of Sometimes," Gallery Beijing Space; "Art Beijing 2006," National Agricultural Exhibition Hall; "Hong Kong International Contemporary Art Fair (ICAF) 2007," Hong Kong Exhibition Centre; 2007 "Nothingness of Body," Space DA, Beijing 798 Art Zone.  Skinny woman in Shi Wei's works represents a fixed image under current consumerism, and this is what Shi Wei wants audience to think over the core value of today's female body image.


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About  Wei Shi

Born:  1965 - Hubei, China
Known for:  Paintings