1972      Born in Shenyang, Liaoning, China

1997      Graduated from Central Academy of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department

2001      Obtained Post-graduate diploma from Central Academy of Fine Arts

1998-2008  As a teacher of Central Academy of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department


Solo Exhibitions

2003      Motherland-Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, Belgium Embassy, 

       Beijing, China

2004      Motherland-Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, Art Scene Warehouse, 

       Shanghai, China

2005      Motherland-Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, La Keer Art Center, 

       Beijing, China

       Motherland-Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, Highland Gallery, 

       Beijing, China 

2006      Motherland-Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, SHiNE Art Space, 

       Shanghai, China

2009      Motherland-Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, China Square NY, 

       New York, USA

       Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, See+ Gallery, Beijing, China

2010      Motherland-Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, Ming Art, Taiwan

2010    Motherland and Roses - Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition, Triumph Art Space, 



Group Exhibitions

1998      The 1st Group Exhibition of Young Sculptors in Beijing, 

       Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

1999      Sculpture Exhibition of Eight Young Artists, Contemporary Art Gallery, 

       Beijing, China

       The 9th National Art Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, 

       Beijing, China

2000      Invitational Sculpture Exhibition, Changchun, China

       55th Anniversary of Victory Against the Japanese, 

       Central Academy of Fine Arts, 

       Beijing, China

2001      Chinese Contemporary Art Touring Exhibition, Europe

       Exceptional Sculpture Exhibition of International Fine Arts Presidents 

       Forum, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

       2001 Westlake Invitational Exhibition, The Westlake Art Museum, 

       Hangzhou, China

       Paris Autumn Salon, Eiffel-Branly, Paris, France

2002      Professors Sculpture Show, Central Academy of Fine Arts, 

       Beijing, China

2003      Todays Chinese Art Exhibition, China World Art Museum, 

       Beijing, China

       Sculpture Exhibition, Beijing, China

       International Environmental Art and Sculpture Exhibition, 

       Shanghai, China

       The 1st Beijing Biennale, National Art Museum of China, 

       Beijing, China

       Changing Directions The 1st Invitational Exhibition of 

       Contemporary Art, Chongqing Art Museum, Chongqing, China

       Multi-Focus, Art Scene Warehouse, Shanghai, China

2004      Young Professors  Show, Central Academy of Fine Arts, 

       Beijing, China

       Middle Space Between the World and Paradise, 

       Chongqing, China

       60s to 70s Group Exhibition of Outstanding Young Chinese Artists,

        Today Art, Beijing, China

       China, Imagination China Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, 

       Palaise Du Louvre Square, Paris, France

       Celebrating the 55th Anniversary of the Peoples Republic of China, 

       National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

       The 10th Annual Art Exhibition, National Art Museum of China, 

       Beijing, China

       La France Mandarine, Hong Kong, Shanghai, China. Paris, France

       Art Cologne 2004, Cologne, Germany

       Invitational Exhibition Asian Art Exhibition, Frey Norris Gallery,

       San Francisco, USA

       Chinese Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Brussels, Belgium

2005      Installation & Sculpture Exhibition, Kennedy Art Center, 

       Washington D.C., USA

       Open Spaces Sculpture Exhibition, Beijing LOFTEL, Beijing, China

       Cai Zhisong, Feng Feng Duo Exhibition, Art Scene China, 

       Shanghai. China

       Group Exhibition Chinese Artists, Reed Savage Gallery, Miami, 

       Florida, USA

       Open Spaces, CBD Art Space, Beijing, China

       Passion and Force Group Exhibition, Yan Club Art Center, 

       Beijing, China

2006      1st China Document, China World Art Museum, Beijing, China

       China-Korea Art Exchange Show, 3818 Cool Galley, Beijing, China

       Chinese Contemporary Sketches Exhibition, Beijing/Hangzhou/

       Guangzhou/Shenyang, China

       The Red Flag, 798 Factory, Beijing, China

2007      Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture, 798 Factory, 

       Beijing, China    

2008      The Return Imagination, See+ Gallery, Beijing, China

       The Floating Art, Beijing, China

       Changes, DR Gallery, Beijing, China

2009      CISAE 2009, Beijing, China

       The 1st Youth Art Biennale in Chongqing, Chongqing, China

       Revival of Tradition-Mountain and River/ Text/ Memory   Frankfurt

        Book Fair, Frankfurt, Germany

       Print Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Artists, Chongqing, China 

       Our Love-Opening Show of Yan Gallery, Shanghai, China

       Northeast Hotpot-1st Show of ACEA 2009, La Keer Art Center, 

       Beijing, China

2010      Sharing with Classic, Beijing  China

       Passing Territory-Chinese And Foreign Masters Fine Print Exhibition   

       798 Art Bridge Gallery, SanBan Studio, Beijing, China

Honor & Prize

1997  Obtained Gangsong Family Fund Award

2000  Obtained Gold Prize at the 55th Anniversary Exhibition of the Victory Against the Japanese

2001  Obtained the Taylor Prize at the Paris Autumn Salon

          Obtained Outstanding Work Prize at the Hebei International Invitational Sculpture Exhibition

2003  Obtained Outstanding Work Prize at the Fuzhou International Invitational Sculpture Exhibition

2004  Obtained the President’s Prize at Central Academy of Fine Arts

          Obtained Bronze Prize at the 10th National Art Exhibition


Domestic Public collections (partial) 

China National Museum of Fine Arts

Museum of the China Centra Academy of Fine Arts

CNC (Chinanews)

He Xiangning Art Museum, Zhejiang Art Museum

Chongqing Art Museum

Changchun Sculpture Art Museum

People’s Government of Changchun Municipality

People’s Government of Shijiazhuang Municipality

People’s Government of Yantai Municipality People’s Government of Jiaozuo Municipality

Belgian Embassy

Westin Shanghai Hotels