Beijing, China, 1954
Artists-in-Berlin Residency Program scholarship, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), 1988
Architecture Department lectureship at Berlin Technical University, Germany, 1994
Artist residency at the Banff Center, Canada, 1998
Present Lives and works in Beijing, China
Selected One-Person Exhibitions
Boat, Pearl Lam Special Project Space, Shanghai, China
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
New Abstract, 604J Gallery/604H Gallery, Busan, Korea
Hongje Gallery/Shinsegae Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Social Chromatology, Joy Art Space Beijing
Power and Territory, Arario Gallery Beijing, China
Four Tables, Sihe Yuan Gallery, Beijing, China
Plane Pattern, Tongzhou Private Art Center, Beijing, China
Tea House, Passau Abulant Gallery, Munich, Germany
On the Road, Prague City Museum, Czech Republic
Empty Time, Vostell Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Diary in Bamboo Forest, Weitendorf Art Association, Germany
Empty Space, Saarbruecken City Gallery, Germany
Return to Origin, Ulm Art Association, Germany
Feng, Banff Art Center, Canada
Ancient Town, Hartwig Gallery, Bremen, Germany
Tao of Rice Paper, Vancouver Museum, Canada
Impermanence, Art Museum of Capital Normal University, Beijing, China
Mianbi - In Front of Steep Wall), Berlin Georg-Kolbe Museum, Germany
Houhai Knot, Houhai, Beijing, China
Houhai Lake art project, Houhai, Beijing, China
Moment, Ruin of Art, Berlin, Germany
Wooden Architecture, Zhaoyao Gallery, Beijing, China
Fangzhen, Berlin DAAD Gallery, Germany
GROUP SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
Alone Together, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
ArtHK 2011, Pearl Lam Fine Art, Hong Kong
China International Gallery Exposition 2011 (CIGE), Contrasts Gallery, Beijing, China
"Wu Ming", Form is Formless: Chinese Contemporary Abstract Art, Contrasts Gallery, Shanghai
Mind Space: Minimalism in Contrasts, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Asian Landmark, Iberia Art Center for Contemporary Art Beijing
Mind Space: Minimalism, Contrasts Gallery, SHnaghai
Exhibition of Abstract Paintings, Shui Mu Art space, Beijing
Yi School, Today Museum, Beijing, China
Community of tastes, Iberia Art Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
YI Pai: 30 years of “Abstract” Art in China, La Caixa Forum, Palma; Barcelona; and Madrid, Spain
Apartment Art in China 1970s—1990s, Shui Mu Art space, Beijing, China
What is Mono-ha?, Tokio Gallery + BTAP, Beijing
Abstract painting, Deshan Art Space, Beijing
Energe first today´s documents, Today Art Museum, BeijingChina Now, COBRA Art Museum Amsterdam, Holland
Hyper Design ---The 5th Shanghai Biennial Exhibition, China
China Now--- The Glamour in Reincarnation, Sammlung Essl Museum, Vienna, Austria
Ruin Painting, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
Century and Paradise---Chengdu Biennial Exhibition, Chengdu, China
Beauty, Berlin-Beijing, Berlin Alexander Ochs Gallery, Germany
Ink and Paper, Weimar Art Museum, Germany
The 3rd Oberschwaben Triennial Exhibition for Contemporary Art, Germany
China Moon, Long Island Watermill Foundation, New York, USA
Chinese Maximism, Art Museum of University Buffalo, New York, USA
Chinese Century, Temple Art Museum, Beijing, China
The 1st Guangzhou Triennial Exhibition, China
Hometown Art, Palace of World Culture, Berlin, Germany
On the Way, Bethanien Art Center, Berlin, Germany
Time and Timeless, Egon Schiele Art Center, Krumlov, Czech Republic
The Same Voice, Ludwigsburger Royal Palace Art Festival, Germany
Light and Paper, Leopold Hoesch Museum, Düren, Germany
Unfashionable, Kirin Art Space Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Osaka Kirin Art Museum, Japan
Mitsubishi.Jisho Art Museum Fukouka, Japan
Art Exhibition of China, Korea and Japan, Art Center, Suwon, Korea
Orientation, the 4th Istanbul Biennial Exhibition, Turkey
Perspicacity, Bonn Commonwealth Art Museum, Germany
Mouth Open, Eyes Shut, Art Museum of Capital Normal University, Beijing, China
Chinese Avant-Garde Art, Palace of World Culture, Berlin, Germany
Chinese Art, Aschaffenburg City Gallery, Germany
Night Rainbow, Oderberg Street Art Festival, Berlin,Germany
My Home is Your Home, Museum of Modern Art, Lòdz, Poland
Chinese Contemporary Art, Z Gallery, New York, USA
Chinese Contemporary Art, China Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Art against Violence, Starke Foundation, Berlin, Germany
Stream of Light, Ruin of Art, Berlin, Germany
Freedom, Rotterdam Cultural Centre, Holland
Two Artists from Beijing, Bethanien Art Center, Berlin, Germany
Chinese Avant-garde Circuit Exhibition, New York City Gallery, USA
Tuhua Exhibition, Chaoyang Theater, Beijing, China (It was forbidden.)
Mehrer Underground Exhibition, Private Space, Beijing, China
The 2nd Xing Xing (Star) Exhibition, Chinese National Museum, Beijing, China
The 1st Xing Xing (Star) Exhibition, Gallery in Beihai Park, Beijing, China
Dex, Robert. "Art13: Rice Paper Sculpture Goes on Display for New London Art Fair." Independent (London), February 28, 2013.
Himelfarb, Ellen. "Gallerist Pearl Lam Docks Zhu Jinshi's 'Boat' at Art13 London." Wallpaper, March 4, 2013.
Gaskin, Sam. "Zhu Jinshi's Paint Confections Show at Pearl Lam HK." Artinfo.com, May 27, 2013.
Lai, Alexis. "Hong Kong Art Explosion: What to See this Month." CNN.com, May 17, 2013.
Moorhouse, Paul. Zhu Jinshi. Hong Kong: Pearl Lam Galleries, 2013.
Percival, Lindy. "A Whiff of Fresh Perspectives." Age (Melbourne), June 1, 2013.
Wang, Sue. "Pearl Lam Galleries in Hong Kong Presents the Solo Exhibition by Zhu Jinshi." Cafa Art Info, May 14, 2013.
"Zhu Jinshi: Boat." Domus, March 12, 2013.
Braithwaite, Hunter. "Zhu Jinshi." Miami Rail (Winter 2012).
Caldwell, Ellen C. "Oil Paint Porn: Zhu Jinshi at Blum & Poe," New American Paintings (blog), July 6, 2012.
“Zhu Jinshi: Artist Profile.” B Beyond, no. 1 (2012): 80-87.
Gao, Minglu. Mind Space: Maximalism in Contrasts. Shanghai: Contrast Gallery, 2011.
Movius, Lisa. “Mind Space: Contrasts.” Art in America 98, no. 9 (October 2010): 200-201.
Gao, Minglu. La escuela Yi: treinta años de arte abstracto chino. Barcelona: Fundació La Caixa, 2008.
White Rabbit Collection, Chippendale, Australia
Wall Museum, Beijing, China
Minsheng Museum, Shanghai, China
Empty Space, Saarbruecken City Gallery, Germany
Vancouver Art Gallery, Canada
Long Island Watermill Foundation, Water Mill, New York
Deustch Bank, Zurich, Switzerland