Xi Zhang portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Art/Art History Department

Creative Research

  • Xi Zhang (Solo), Curated by Marc Straus, Marc Straus Gallery, New York, NY. Exhibition, in progress 02/16/2018.
  • Time Zone Converter, (curator: Joo Woo/ sponsored by the Korean government's Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism and Embassy of the Republic of Korea), Korean Cultural Center in Beijing, China Exhibition, completed 12/20/2017.
  • FRESH PAINT Biennial at Manifest, (Jurors: Manifest Gallery community,362 applicants and 18 were selected), Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH. Exhibition, completed 10/27/2017.
  • Celeste Prize winners exhibition, The Bargehouse, OXO Tower gallery, London, UK Exhibition, completed 10/08/2017.
  • Together With, Curated by Kate Mothes, The Bubbler Gallery, Madison, WI Exhibition, completed 08/25/2017.
  • 100 Asian artists from all around Asia, (Jurors: Sun Kyung, owner of Gallery LVS) Gallery LVS, Seoul, South Korea Exhibition, completed 08/21/2017.
  • Remix, Juror: Andrew Rosinski, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI. Exhibition, completed 07/22/2017.
  • National Juried Competition - Works on Paper 2017, (Juror: Jane Panetta, Associate Curator, the Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC), Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Loveladies, NJ (1,200 applicants and 64 were selected) Exhibition, completed 06/26/2017.
  • Shelter of Desire (Solo), Curated by Andra Archer for Arts Brookfield, Arts Brookfield Center, Denver, CO Exhibition, completed 04/28/2017.
  • New American Paintings: Midwest Edition, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, Il Exhibition, completed 08/28/2016.
  • 31st Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Exhibition, Agora Gallery, New York, NY Exhibition, completed 08/19/2016.
  • Xi Zhang’s New Paintings (Solo), Marc Straus Gallery, New York City, NY Exhibition, completed 08/01/2016.
  • The 2016 Combat Prize Exhibition, Museo G. Fattori Museum, Italia Exhibition, completed 07/16/2016.
  • “Peoplescapes,” Republic Plaza, Denver, CO (Andra Archer curator) Exhibition, completed 06/23/2016.
  • The 2016 John Moores Painting Prize Exhibition, Shang Hai Art Museum, Shang Hai, China Exhibition, completed 05/01/2016.
  • Scope Art Fair (Four Persons Exhibition), Rare Gallery, New York, NY Exhibition, completed 03/03/2016.


  • Chinese, fluent.