Cai Zhisong   
1972 Born in Shenyang, Liaoning, China
1997 Graduated from Central Academy of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department
1998-2008 As a teacher of Central Academy of Fine Arts, Sculpture Department

Solo Exhibitions   
2018   
INHABITING: CAI Zhisong 2018 Solo Exhibition     Suzhou Jinji Lake Art Museum, Suzhou, China
Casting Gold: Cai Zhisong solo Exhibition    JINCAI GALLERY, Hangzhou, China
2017
Between Heaven and Man: CAI Zhisong 2017 Solo Exhibition     Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
2016 
Dimension of Spirit—Cai Zhisong Transboundary Art Exhibition     Mercedes Me,Beijing, China 
2015 
Rose Cloud Screen—2015 Cai Zhisong First Solo Exhibition     Lake Ville GALLERY, Shanghai, China
Floating Rose—Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition     TINA KENG GALLERY, Taipei-Taiwan
In Clouds—Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition      LEO GALLERY, Shanghai, China
2014
Review of History--Cai Zhisong        Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan, China
Between Cloud and Water, Cai Zhisong Arts Exhibition      Rockefeller Roserockca Art Club (Beijing) Beijing, China
Beyond the Cloud--Cai Zhisong Art Exhibition      Hong Kong Art Centre, Galerie Ora-Ora, Leo Gallery, Yang Gallery (Beijing) Exhibition at these four places at the same time  China
2013
Ming to Modern    Newark Museum, New Jersey, USA
2012
Rose and Clouds--Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition     ARTMIA Gallery, Beijing, China
Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition     MOCA, Singapore, Singapore
2011
Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition      National Museum of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition     Ode to Art Contemporary, Singapore, Singapore
2010 
Motherland--Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition     Ming Art, Taiwan
Motherland and Rose--Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition    Triumph Art Space, Beijing, China
2009
Motherland--Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition     China Square NY, New York, USA
Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition    See+ Gallery, Beijing, China
2006
Motherland--Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition     SHiNE Art Space, Shanghai, China
2005
Motherland--Cai  Zhisong Solo Exhibition      La Ke'er Art Center, Beijing, China
Motherland--Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition      Highland Gallery, Beijing, China
2004
Motherland--Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition      Art Scene Warehouse, Shanghai, China
2003
Motherland--Cai Zhisong Solo Exhibition      Belgium Embassy, Beijing, China

Group Exhibitions  

2017
Happy Chinese New Year--Fantastic Art China    The Metropolitan Pavilion, New York, USA
2016
Cai Zhisong & Grace Chen Art Exhibition     HOUSE OF GRACE CHEN, Shanghai, China
2015     
Sculpture for Home --- The First National Sculpture Exhibition        China National Grand Theatre, Beijing,  China
Return, The Riverside Art Museum Opening Ceremony      The Riverside Art Museum, Beijing, China
City Lights -- The Contemporary Sculpture and Installation Art Exhibition of Shanghai   Cimen International Brand Center of Decoration Materials    Yun·Contemporary Arts Center, Shanghai, China
2014
Ideas - Art Exhibition of Young and Middle-aged Sculptors          T-Space, Beijing, China
The Seventh Shenzhen Cultural Fair: The Image of Pingshan--Invitation Exhibition of Chinese and Foreign Artists in the Field of Sculpture           Shenzhen, China
Changwon Sculpture Biennale Moonshin Art Museum, Changwon, Korea
2013
The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Collection Exhibition  National Art Museum of China, Beijing,      China
Sculpture Almanac Exhibition      China National Grand Theater, Beijing, China
2012
Spirit --- Cai Zhisong &Wang Xinggang Art Exhibition    Siemens Art Space      Beijing,  China
Cloud · Color --- Cai Zhisong &Guo Feng Art Exhibition   Joy Place, Beijing, China
Sculpture China  Museum of the China Centra Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing,  China
2011
Chinese Pavilion at the 54rd Venice International Biennial            Venice,  Italy
Black White, Zero Art Museum       798 ArtDist, Beijing, China
Ru Shi --- Chinese Contemporary Scene          Songzhuang, Beijing,  China
Mi Man-Beijing --- Reproduce Chinese Pavilion at the 2011 Venice International Biennial     Yue-Museum, 798 ArtDist, Beijing       China
2010
Sharing with Classic         Beijing,  China
Passing Territory-Chinese and Foreign Masters Fine Print Exhibition     Art Bridge Gallery, 798 ArtDist        Beijing,  China
2009
CISAE 2009        Beijing, China
The 1st Youth Art Biennale in Chongqing            Chongqing, China
Revival of Tradition-Mountain, River, Text and Memory Frankfurt Book Fair, Frankfurt, Germany
Print Exhibition of Chinese Contemporary Artists             Chongqing,  China
Our Love --- Opening Show of Yan Gallery     Yan Gallery, Shanghai,    China
Northeast Hotpot-1st Show of ACEA 2009  798 ArtDist, Beijing,       China
2008
The Return Imagination       See+ Gallery, Beijing, China
The Floating Art         Beijing, China
Changes          DR Gallery, Beijing, China
2007      Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture        798 ArtDist, 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 ArtDist, Beijing, China
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
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 People’s Republic of China         National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China
The 10th Annual Art Exhibition       National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China
Awakening: 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
2003
Today’s Chinese Art Exhibition       China World Art Museum, Beijing, China
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 --- Contemporary Art Exhibition     Art Scene Warehouse, Shanghai, China
2002
Professor's Sculpture Show     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
2000
Invitational Sculpture Exhibition        Chongqing, China
55th Anniversary of Victory Against the Japanese      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
1998
The 1st Group Exhibition of Young Sculptors    Beijing Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

Honor & Prize                           

2017

Honored Robb Report “Best of the Best” Annual Artist.

The “Man of the Year (Art)” in the 14th Esquire.

The “Most Ingenious Artist of the Year” in the 4th Beauty Touching at China

The “Art Leaders” in the 2017 China Collection Festival.

2014

Obtained the First Rockefeller Outstanding Chinese Young Artist Award                 

Obtained “Extraordinary Journey” 2014 Annual Influence Special Award for Artist 

2013

Rated as China Mr 2013 in “Esquire”                 

Rated as “Global Chinese Fashion Leader”                

2012

Awarded as one of Global “100 Art Leaders”, “Art Actuel” in France.                     

Honored as “Art Authority Figure” and ranked in global men’s power list                

2004

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

Obtained Bronze Prize at the 10th National Art Exhibition                    

2001

Obtained the Taylor Prize at the Paris Autumn Salon              

2000

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

1997

Obtained Gangsong Family Fund Award                  


Public Collections (Partial)                           

Newark Museum (U.S.A)             

Greek Museum                

Regensburg Museum, Germany                  

National Museum of Singapore                   

National Museum of Indonesia                    

Deutsche Bank-China             

National Museum of China                   

China National Museum of Fine Arts                 

Museum of the China Centra Academy of Fine Arts               

China Sculpture Museum               

He Xiangning Art Museum,                

Zhejiang Art Museum                    

Chongqing Art Museum                

Changchun Sculpture Art Museum              

Peking University research center of aesthetics                 

People’s Government of Changchun Municipality                  

People’s Government of Shijiazhuang Municipality                

People’s Government of Yantai Municipality                  

Art Museum of China Central Academy of Fine Arts