Rao Fu


Born in Beijing, China.

Lives and works in Dresden, Germany
99-2001 Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
02-2008 Studied painting, Academy of Fine Arts, Dresden, Germany
08-2010 Master student of Prof. Ralf Kerbach
10-2012 Diploma, Art therapy, Academy of Fine Arts Dresden (HfBK), Germany
Solo exhibitions:
2021 Combustion, Gallery Vazieux Paris, France
2020 In The Rain, EIGENHEIM Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Night Fishing, Gallery EIGENHEIM Berlin (salon), Berlin, Germany

Infinitrace, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei

Paysages Intérieurs, Gallery ARTSCAPE Contemporary S.à,r.I.-S, Luxembourg

CENTURY, Platform China Contemporary Art Institute, Beijing, China

COXCOMB, Galerie Irrgang, Berlin

Rao Fu - Painting, Gallery Heissingsart, Lübeck, Geramny

»CHIMERICA«, Projektraum Neue Galerie, City Art Gallery Dresden, Dresden, Germany

OPEN STUDIO, HALLE 14, Baumwollspinnerei Leipzig, Germany
2015 PLANKTON, Gallery Irrgang, Leipzig, Germany
2014 Follow Wind, Kunstverein Junge Kunst, Wolfsburg, Germany
2013 MIRAGE, Gallery Grafikladen, Dresden, Germany
2012 CHIMERICA, Kunstverein Göttingen, Germany
2011 Rao Fu Arbeiten, Kunst bei Gericht, Ständehaus, Dresden, Germany
2010 Chimäre, Gallery Ling, Berlin, Germany
2009 Qi Nian / Sieben Jahren, Gallery Elly Brose Eiermann, Dresden, Germany
Group exhibitions:

PRISMA-Group exhibition, Gallery EIGENHEIM, Berlin, Germany


CHAOS, with JHONG Jiang-Ze, TANG Jo-Hung, Mind Set Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan


1443, Galerie Ursula Walter, Dresden, Germany


"Das muss man gesehen haben", 10 Jahren Städtische Galerie Dresden-Erwerbungen und Schenkungen, City Art Gallery Dresden, Germany


DaDa Ty, Hellerau - Europäisches Zentrum der Künste Dresden

Kooperation, Galerie Ursula Walter, Dresden, Germany

Cologne Paper Art, Köln, Germany


trozt alledem..., Galerie Modul 8, Dresden, Germany

jetzt hier, Gegenwartskunst. Aus dem kunstfonds, Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Dresden, Germany

Hommage to Asia, Chinesischer Pavillon, Dresden, Germany

HYPE, Geh8, Dresden, Germany


4. Dresdner Biennale des 20. Kunstfestivals Ornö, Dresden, Germany

Die unsichtbaren Städte, 2025 Kunst und Kultur e.V., Hamburg, Germany

Fu: Leyh, mit Stefan Leyh, Gallery cCe Kulturhaus, Leuna, Germany

Awards and Grants:
2020 Project funding - "Denkzeit", The Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony
2016 Heimspiel - Scholarship of Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen
2014 Project funding, Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen
08-2012 Scholarship of the Heinrich-Böll-Fondation
2006 DAAD-price
Art Fairs
2021 ASIA NOW Paris Asian Art Fair, France
2021 Art I Basel OVR Online Viewing Room
2020 Art | Basel HONGKONG, Hongkong, China
2020 Art Fair Philippines, Philippine
2019 Taipei Dangdai, Taiwan

Art Düsseldorf, Germany

Art Basel, International Contemporary Art, Hongkong, China

2016 Amsterdam Drawing, Contemporary Art On Paper, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2014 Cologne Paper Art, Cologne, Germany
2009 SCOPE Basel, International Contemporary Art, Basel, Switzerland
Public Collections:
Das Nationalmuseum für Geschichte und Kunst Luxemburg (MNHA), Luxembourg
Kunstfonds der Staatlichen Kunstsammlungen, Dresden
Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei
Rao Fu/ COMBUSTION Published by Galerie Vazieux Paris, Text by Christoph Tannert and Roan Ching-Yueh, Editions Lord Byron, Billngual edition(FR-EN), 130 page, ISBN 978-2491901-13-4 (2021)
Rao Fu/ Infinitrace Mind Set Art Center, Andre Lee, Monica Demattè, Huang Chien-Hung, Wang Rui-Xu ISBN: 978-986- 94868-8-0 (2019)
Rao Fu / Follow Wind Junge Kunst e.V., Wolfsburg, Andreas Schmid and Constanze von Marlin, ISBN: 978-3-7356- 0033-2 (2018)
Rao Fu / Follow Wind ARTSCAPE Contemporary Art Luxembourg, ISBN: 978-2-9199432-1-0 (2014)