1978 Born in Longkou city of Shandong province

2008 Graduated from the Chinese painting department of Central Academy of Fine Arts with a master degree

Now serving as a lecturer at Tianjin Academy of Fine Arts, also a member of Chinese Artists Association

 

Exhibitions

 

2016  

Dogs Utopia—Li Jun Solo Exhibition (Dameimoyun Museum, Jinan)

Multiple Ink (Shijiazhuang Art Museum)

The Power of Attention: Chinese Ink Paintings by Young Artist (Today Art Museum)

Being and Inking: Documenting Contemporary Ink Art (Redtory Museum of  Contemporary Art)

All About Artists: 2016 China Art Exposition Tour (Los Angeles, USA)

Art Beijing (National Agriculture Exhibition Center)

New Sight: Contemporary Art Exhibition (Yaming Art Gallery)

Shuffling: 2016 Young Art Project (Shanghai Alioth Gallery)

2015  

The Fifth National Fine Arts Exhibition For Young Artists (China Art Museum)

Ink China 2015 (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center)

Chinese Scene of Ink Art 2015 Tianjin (Distance Gallery)

Art Beijing (National Agriculture Exhibition Center)

Image Study: Logic of Presentation in Wash and Ink Process (Rightview Art Museum)

Dogs Utopia: Li Jun Solo Exhibition (Nantong Central Art Gallery)

Shuimo Meet Revolution: The New Silk Road (Beijing Minsheng Art Museum)

The Taste of Life Group Exhibition (Beijing Soka Art Center)

2014  

Dogs Utopia: Li Jun Solo Exhibition (Shanghai Alioth Gallery)

Illusion & Misplacement: Hao Shiming Li Jun Two Persons Exhibition (Beijing 798 Ovation)

2014 Beijing 798 Art Festival Art Work Promotion Exhibition (798 Metal Warehouse)

The Power of Attention: Chinese Ink Paintings by Young Artist (Today Art Museum)

Changes in a Primordial World: Contemporary Chinese Ink Paintings (Alioth Art Center)

New Look: Joint Exhibition of Young Artists (J.P. Art Center at Kaohsiung, Taiwan)

Childhood and Distance: Invitation Exhibition of Artists and Kids (Beijing Times Art Museum)

The After 70s Chinese Ink Exhibition (Nanjing Jinling Art Museum)

2013           

The Origin of Dao: New Conception in Chinese Contemporary Art (Hong Kong Museum of Art)

Re-Ink Invitation Exhibition of Contemporary Ink and Wash Painting 2000-2012 (Today Art Museum)

The Sixth Chengdu Biennial (Chengdu International Convention & Exhibition Center)

Art Taipei 2013 (Taipei World Trade Center)

Art Beijing (China National Agricultural Exhibition Center)

Art Macao 2013 (The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel Cotai Expo Hall)

Special Exhibition on Comprehensive Materials Painting of Series Exhibitions of the Tenth China Art Festival (Jinan Art Museum)

2013 Beijing 798 Art Festival: Art Work Promotion Exhibition (798’s Metal Warehouse)

Miniature Difference: China’s First Academic Research Exhibition on Meticulous Heavy Color and Ink Paintings (Poly Art Museum)

In My Heart: Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary Ink (Triumph Art Space)

The New Academic Matrix (Today Art Museum)

Paper Degree: Academic Exhibition of Contemporary Ink (Beijing Huge Stone Gallery)

One Piece for Each: China National Art Gallery Annual Academic Invitation Exhibition (China National Academy of Painting Art Museum)

“Vision of China Art Weekly”: 2012 Special Invitation Exhibition of Chinese Art (Zhejiang Daily Press)

2012 

Re-Ink Invitation Exhibition of Contemporary Ink and Wash Painting 2000-2012 (Hubei Museum of Art)

The Fourth Taupei Biennale of Contemporary Ink (Tour Exhibition Around Taiwan)

Painting Olympics with Ink: Sino-British Art Exhibition (London, Beijing)

The Voice of the Water, the Language of the Ink (Gallery 49)

Shanghai Duolun Museum Of Modern Art

Scenes of Chinese ink Painting: Exhibition of Contemporary Artists’ New Pieces, the Fifth Art Festival Held by China Art Weekly (Shanxi Provincial Museum)

The Second Nine-City United Art Exhibition

China Vista: Exhibition on Xinhai Revolution in Japan

Round of Selected Piece of Contemporary Chinese Ink (Guangdong Sunshine Space)

2011  

Utopia of Dogs : Solo Exhibition of Li Jun (Beijing Ink Yonghe)

Dream of Rebirth: Solo Exhibition of Li Jun (798 Forest Line China)

Collection of Works in Fourth National Fine Arts Exhibition for Young Artists (National Art Museum of China)

The Power of Attention: Chinese Ink Paintings by Young Artist (Today Art Museum)

China Vista: Exhibition on the 100th Anniversary Xinhai Revolution (National Art Museum of China, Guangzhou Art Gallery, Prince Gong Mansion)

The New Academic Matrix: Exhibition of Contemporary Artists’ New Pieces,the Fourth Art Festival Held by China Art Weekly (Lingnan Fine Arts Museum)

Clue of Heart: Invitational Exhibition of Young Artists (798 Triumph Art Space)

Gene and Fission: Selected Works of Contemporary Chinese Art (Hong Kong Exhibition Centre)

2010  

The Fourth Beijing International Art Biennale (National Art Museum of China)

Prize-winning Pieces from The Eleventh National Exhibition of Arts, Exhibition in Japan

Prize-winning Pieces from The Eleventh National Exhibition of Arts, Exhibition in Korea

Ink and Heart: Nomination Exhibition of Young Chinese Artists (China Art Weekly, Shanxi Provincial Museum)

Forerunning: Invitational Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Ink Painting (Guan Shanyue Art Museum)

Split Space: Joint Exhibition of Li Jun and Li Sa (798 DA space)

Inheritance and Innovation: Invitational Exhibition of Post 70 and 80 Chinese Artists (Shunyu Art Museum)

Landmark: the Neo Ink Painting Team Feng Bin Has Forwarded (Lingnan Fine Arts Museum)

2009  

The Eleventh National Art Exhibition, Nomination Award (National Art Museum of China)

Water-color Young Painters’ Exhibition (Wenjin International Art Center)

Youth Story: Collective Exhibition of Young Artists (Beijing Dandeli Art Gallery)

Traces of Ink: Collective Exhibition of Young Artists (Hong Kong Exhibition Centre)

Reflection: Exhibition of Contemporary Art (Suzhou True Color Museum)

Fine Art Asia (Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre)

Rhythm of Ink: Exhibition of Contemporary Chinese Art (Mountain Art Beijing)

Scattered: Chinese Contemporary Ink (798 T Art Centre)

Ink Not Ink: Invitation Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Ink (Philadelphia, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Croatia)

Proposal For Four Square Contemporary Art Ink Exhibition (Today Art Museum)

Embracing With Heart: Exhibition of Hu Wei’s Studio from Central Academy of Fine Arts (China National Academy of Painting Art Museum)

The Third Beijing International Art Biennale (National Art Museum of China)

Collection of Works in Third National Fine Arts Exhibition for Young Artists (National Art Museum of China)

Ink Not Ink: Invitation Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Ink (Shenzhen Art Museum, Today Art Museum)

Water-color Young Painters’ Exhibition

(Beijing 798 Art Bridge Gallery)

New Ink: Exhibition of Chinese Paintings, Shanghai Art Fair (Shanghai World Trade Centre)

Luo Zhongli Scholarship Exhibition (Chongqing Art Museum, Peking University Art Museum)

The First Moon River Art Festival of Sculpture (Beijing Moon River Museum of Contemporary Art)

Chinese Contemporary Art Document Exhibition: Section for New Arts (Beijing Art Museum)

Academy Lights: The Sixth Exhibition of Excellent Student Works (Exhibition Hall of Central Academy of Fine Arts)

Central Academy of Fine Arts Graduate Works Exhibition, First Prize (Exhibition Hall of Central Academy of Fine Arts)

The Third Chengdu Biennale (Chengdu International Convention & Exhibition Center)

Chinese Art Prize, Winning Prize (Shanghai, Beijing, New York)

Shandong Biennale of Contemporary Art (Eastern Modern Art Gallery)

Academy Lights: The Fifth Exhibition of Excellent Student Works (Exhibition Hall of Central Academy of Fine Arts)

Korean and Chinese Invitation Exhibition of Contemporary Paintings (Korea)

 

Li’s works have been published in such periodicals as “Art”, “National Art Museum of China Journal”, “Artist Correspondence”, “Oriental Art – Master”, “Oriental Art – Chinese Painting”, “Art Salon”, “Art Research”, “China Art Weekly”, “China Newsweek”, “Art China”, “Chinese Art”, “Ku Art”, “VISION”, “DPI” and “China National Art Gallery”.