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1961Born in Shanghai, China
1991Graduated from BFA Chinese Painting Department, Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts, China
1984Graduated from MFA San Francisco Art Institute, USA

Currently lives and works in USA

2020I look for the Sky”,Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, USA
2019Zheng Chongbin: What the space wants to be, UOB Art Gallery / West Bund Art Center, Shanghai
Liquid Space site-specific Installation, Ryosoku-in Temple Kennin-ji, Kyoto
Dimension and Flow, Shibunkaku, Kyoto
2017Zheng Chongbin: Walking Penumbra, Ink Studio, Beijing
Zheng Chongbin: Clusters of Memory, Asia Society Texas Center, Houston
Zheng Chongbin: Asymmetric Emergence, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York
2016The Pacific Project: Zheng Chongbin, Orange County Museum of Art, California
Structures, Sotheby’s S|2, Hong Kong S.A.R
2015Zheng Chongbin: Wall of Skies, Ink Studio, Beijing
2014Reconstruction Zone, Microsoft China Center One, Beijing
The Matter Becomes Form: Zheng Chongbin and His Ink Media, Asia Art Center, Taipei
2013Zheng Chongbin: Impluse, Matter, Form, Ink Studio, Beijing
2012Negotiating between Light and Ink, Asian Art Center, Beijing
Amorphous Geometry, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Singapore
Ink Phenomenon: Objects of Perception, Flo Peters Gallery, Hamburg
Black Wall / White Space, Hong Kong Arts Center, Hong Kong S.A.R.
2011White Ink: Fresharp Artist’ Series, Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco
INKquiry: Zheng Chongbin, Ooi Botos, Hong Kong S.A.R.
Obtrusive / Elusive: Recent Ink Work of Zheng Chongbin, Haines Gallery, San Francisco
2010Zheng Chongbin: Emergent, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Singapore
2005Ink and Wash Paintings, Michael Martin Gallery, San Francisco
1997East Meets East in the West, Limn Gallery, San Francisco
1990Humanism in the Arts, Montgomery Gallery, San Francisco
1990Introduction Show, Bruce Velick Gallery, San Francisco
New Stone Color Ink Paintings, Riskin-Sinow Gallery, San Francisco
1988Chongbin Zheng, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai   
2019Arts of Asia, Brooklyn Museum, New York
Descending from the Above, New Chinese Galleries, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia
2018Chimeric Landscape displayed at Art on theMART (Chicago’s city public art project), Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL
Post-Brushwork Era: Chinese Landscapes, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China; Zhejiang Museum of Art, Hangzhou
Ink Worlds: Contemporary Chinese Painting from the Collection of Akiko Yamazaki and Jerry Yang, Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, CA
2017The Weight of Lightness, M+ Museum, Hong Kong S.A.R.
Streams and Mountains without End: Landscape Traditions of China, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Chinese Contemporary Art: New Acquisitions for the Daimler Art Collection, Daimler Art Collection, Stuttgart-Möhringen
Boundless: On Going Chinese Ink Art, Art Museum of Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing
2016Turbulence exhibited in Chinese art galleries, Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Los Angeles
Why Not Ask Again, 11th Shanghai Biennale, Power Station of Art, Shanghai
Shan Shui Within, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai
2015Personal Structures: Crossing Borders, European Cultural Centre/Palazzo Bembo and Palazzo Mora, Venice
From a Poem to the Sunset Daimler Art Collection, Daimler Contemporary Berlin, Berlin
2014Rendering the Future: Chinese Contemporary Ink Painting Exhibition, Asia Art Center, Beijing 
A Fragment in the Course of Time: Landscape of Chinese Ink Art in 1980s, Himalayas Museum, Shanghai
2013Ink Painting in the United States, Zhejiang Art Museum, Hangzhou
Personal Structures: Culture, Mind, Becoming, a collateral event of the 55th Venice Biennale, Palazzo Mora, Venice
Beyond Tradition: Chinese Contemporary Ink, Christie’s New York, New York
The Moment for Ink, San Francisco State University, San Francisco
2012Ink: The Art of China, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK 
China’s Imperial Modern: The Painter’s Craft, University of Alberta Museums, Edmonton, Canada 
2011Ink Limit, DADE Art Center M50, Shanghai 
N Minutes Video Art Festival: Urban Skin, organized by March Art Production, venues throughout Shanghai 
Qi Yun Sheng Dong, Contrasts Gallery, Shanghai
XUAN, ETC.: Zheng Chongbin, Qiu Zhijie and You Si, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai 
2010Inaugural Exhibition of Zendai Contemporary Art Exhibition Hall, Shanghai 
Contemporary Ink Painting, Morlan Gallery, Transylvania University, Lexington, Kentucky 
The Third Taipei International Modern Ink Painting Biennial, Taipei 
Shanghai: Art of the City, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
2009Point & Crosses: Exhibition of Contemporary Painting in China, Shanghai 2010 Art Center, Shanghai 
Calligraffiti: Writing in Contemporary Chinese and Latino Art, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena
IN SITU, River South Art Center, Shanghai 
Contemporary Ink Painting: Shanghai New Ink Painting Art Exhibition, Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai 
200821st Century Contemporary Ink, China National Art Institute, Beijing 
International Contemporary Ink Art Show, Busan Museum of Modern Art, Busan 
Contemporary Brush and Ink: Nomination Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Figure 
2007Reboot: The Third Chengdu Biennale, Chengdu 
2005Dialogue, Michael Martin Galleries, San Francisco
2003Together, Michael Martin Galleries, Dallas 
1999From Chinese Ink to Abstraction, Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco, San Francisco
1996Rice / Snails / Pigeons, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco
1995Perception / Reflection, Gallery Concord, Concord
1994Asian / American American / Asian, Belcher Studios Gallery, San Francisco
Cultural Identities and Immigration: Changing Images of America in the 90’s, Oliver Arts Center, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland 
1993Beyond the Written Word, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, CA 
Group Six Show, Belcher Studios Gallery, San Francisco
1992The Object Is Bound (The Book As Metaphor), Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco
Art from Hangzhou, China, Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg 
1991A Grave Silence (Mixed Media Installation), Ghia Gallery, San Francisco 
1988Chinese Painting Exhibition, Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg
1987Contemporary Chinese Painting, Japan Gallery, Osaka
1985The Stars. Second Exhibition, National Gallery, Beijing
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