Yang Hui Artist’ name: bahai

1985 Graduated from the National Academy of Arts & Design in Beijing (Tsinghua University), majoring in mural art
86-89 Professor of Art at the University of Light Industry in Shanghai, Fine Arts Dpt
1986 Happening « M » in Shanghai: Performance and concept art exhibition, Hongkou Culture Center in Shanghai
Counsellor for the choice of modern paintings in the Shanghai Modern Art Museum
Group exhibition of abstract woodcuts for the grand-opening of the Shanghai Modern Art Museum
Realisation of huge size abstract black inks on paper named « Rebirth »
1989 Departure for France
Solo exhibition in Galerie Everarts, Paris (inks on paper and woodcuts)
Solo exhibition in Kwok on Museum, Paris (inks on paper and woodcuts)
1990 Abstract ink on paper selected for Salon de Vitry, Paris
Received a grant from « fondation de France »
91-92 Studio in Brest, Brittany
1991 Three artists exhibition exhibited at « la maison collective de la baie d’Audiernes » in Brittany, France
Solo exhibition in « galerie AR » in Brest, France
92-93 Studio in Vitry sur Seine, Paris
91-95 Annual solo exhibition during a week-end in his own studio, organized by « Art 13 », municipal association of artists living in the 13st district of Paris
93 97 Studio in Shanghai
1994 Solo exhibition at Sofitel Hotel in Shanghai
Realisation of his First Shanghai Series Art Catalog with abstract oil and jute on canvas
1994 Three photographer photo ‘exhibition at Sofitel Hotel in Shanghai
1995 selected for the contemporary Art salon of the Levallois Municipality « Itinéraires », exhibited in a group exhibition in Mairie de Levallois, Paris
1996 Group exhibition of contemporary Chinese creation in l’Espace Belleville, Paris
1996 Solo exhibition in the French Consulate in Shanghai (black oil on aluminium plate)
1997 Realization of his third Shanghai Series Art Catalog (black oil on aluminium)
Retrospective of 150 art works completed between 1993 and 1997 exhibited at the Changning Museum in Shanghai.
1997 Studio in Taipei, Taiwan
1998 Solo exhibition of photos at the French Institute in Taipei
Selection of two works (abstract oil on aluminium plate) for the contemporary art auction at Christies in London
1999 Personal exhibition in Taichung, Taiwan
2001 Personal Exhibition in Taipei Municipality Museum of Lin An-Tai
2002 Happening with the painting of three portraits of Hugo (5mx7m) during a Theater Play from Wang Mo-Lin.
2003 Studio in Paris, Exhibitions in France, Paris, Toulouse, St Flour, France
2004 12 pieces of red calligraphy on canvas exhibited on Place d’Italie in Paris
2005 High Noon Art Center, Personal Exhibition, in Shanghai
2006 Studio in Shanghai, PR of China,
2006 Group exhibition in Chapelle de Guenolé, Brest France,
2006 Personal Exhibition photo Epson Center, Huai Hai Road Shanghai, publication in Life Magazine, in Duzhe, Vogue, etc
2007 Personal Exhibition Rentingart Paris XVII
2008 Personal Exhibition Duolun Modern Art Museum in Shanghai, press article in Wenhui Newspaper, in Xinmin Evening News etc.
2008 Personal Exhibition Art photos in the Heping park in Shanghai,
2009 Personal Exhibition Ravenscourt Galerie in Moscow (Central House of Arts)
2009 Group Exhibition, History in the Making Shanghai 1979 - 2009, in Shanghai
2010 Personal Exhibition art photos Galerie Roots Contemporary, in Brussel,
2010 Personal Exhibition John Erdos Galerie, in Singapour
2010 Artist in residence and collective exhibition in Chiayi, “Food creators”,
Cloud Gate foundation in Hsin Gang Chiayi TaiwanE
Ed LEE Galerie, Part of collective Exhibition in Taipei
2011 Personal exhibition in Ostendo Projects’galerie in Taipei
2011 10 photos selected for Shanghai No City Guide e.book
2011 one Red painting auctioned in Paris
2012 4 photos selected for Shanghai, Bouquins Lafont Paris
2012 Collective exhibition Taipei Art Fair
2011 Personal photo exhibition in Espace Bergger, Paris IVème,
2012 Collective exhibition in Paris Mairie du XIIIème, “Un monde, l’autre” 4 October 2012
2012 Collective exhibition in Shanghai sculpture museum, A return oriented towards the future” sept 2012
Exhibition project for Musee Guimet, Paris, France
2013 Collective exhibition in France, St Flour Alleuze, July
2013 800 000 visitors on Flickr for his photographic works
2014 4 photos selected for the book Shanghai by Françoise Ged, Buchet & Chastel



Born in Shanghai, 1962 March 26th
Mobile phone in China : + 86 132 482 180 78 Mobile France : + 33 6 77 83 13 58
email: yanghui.bahai@gmail.com website: www.flickr.com/photos/8hai