orange dot   List of Zao Wou-Ki's Main Personal Exhibitions Since 1980


1980

Zao Wou-Ki. Grands tableaux de 1964 à 1979, Musée d’Histoire et d’Art, Luxemburg-City, Luxemburg

Grands tableaux de Zao Wou-Ki, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Charleroi, Belgium

Zao Wou-Ki. Lavis récents, Galerie de France, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki, Paintings & drawings, 1976-1980, Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, United-States



1981

Zao Wou-Ki, Prints, Printmakers Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan



1981-82

Zao Wou-Ki, Peintures, encres de Chine. 1950-1981, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, France. Presented after in five museums in Japan: Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka / Tokyo Nihonbashi Art Gallery, Tokyo / Fukui Prefectural Museum, Fukui / National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto / Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura. Curator: Jean Leymarie



1982

Paintings by Zao Wou-Ki. 1954-1981, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Zao Wou-Ki. A solo Exhibition of paintings, National Museum Art Gallery, Singapour, Singapour



1983

Zao Wou-Ki, National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan

Zao Wou-Ki ou se libérer du connu, musée Ingres, Montauban, France

Zao Wou-Ki, Peintures et encres de Chine, Espace des Cordeliers, Châteauroux, France

Zao Wou-Ki, National Museum of Fine Arts, Beijing, then after the Zyejiang Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou, China



1984

Zao Wou-Ki, Traces (encres de Chine), Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva, Switzerland

Zao Wou-Ki. Œuvres anciennes, Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki, 1984, Galerie de France, Paris, France



1985

Zao Wou-Ki, Eaux-fortes, lithographies, aquatintes, gravures originales, 1952-1981, Galerie Editart, Geneva, Switzerland



1986

Zao Wou-Ki. Encres, Centre culturel français, Rome, Italy. Exposition organized by Jean Leymarie, Paul Bedarida and the AFAA

Zao Wou-Ki. Paintings 1980-1985, Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, United-States

Zao Wou-Ki, Galerie de France, Paris, France: presentation of the triptych Juin-octobre 1985 made for Raffles City, Singapour



1987

Zao Wou-Ki, Recent paintings, Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Zao Wou-Ki, Aquarelles peintures, gravures, Galerie Kutter, Luxemburg-City, Luxemburg



1988

Zao Wou-Ki, 1955-1988, Artcurial, centre d’art plastique contemporain, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki, Peintures récentes, Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva, Switzerland

Zao Wou-Ki, Galerie Artcurial, FIAC 88, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki, Master Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan



1988-89

Zao Wou-Ki, 1955-1988, Musée d'Art et d'Histoire, Metz, France



1990

Zao Wou-Ki, Dix encres, Galerie Kutter, Luxemburg-City, Luxemburg

Zao Wou-Ki, Peintures et encres de Chine, Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva, Switzerland



1990-91

Zao Wou-Ki. Huiles, encres de Chine et estampes, musée des Beaux Arts, Tours, France



1991

Zao Wou-Ki, collection personnelle, 1955-1989, Fondation Vasarely, Aix-en-Provence, France



1992

Zao Wou-Ki, retrospective: peintures 1955-1992, Centre culturel Noroit-Arras, Arras, France

Zao Wou-Ki. Oleos-Aguadas, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal. Retrospective organized by the AFAA. Curators: Jean Leymarie and Patrice Bachelard

Zao Wou-Ki. Les encres récentes, Galerie Marwan Hoss, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki, international festival of Echternach, Luxemburg. Exhibitions organized by AFAA: Peintures at the Vianden Castle, Encres at the Musée national d’art et d’histoire de Luxembourg and Estampes at the Haus Beda at Bitburg. Curators: Jean Leymarie and Patrice Bachelard

Zao Wou-Ki, Peintures, Artcurial, centre d’art plastique contemporain, Paris, France



1993

Zao Wou-Ki Retrospective, Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan. Curator: Patrice Bachelard

Zao Wou-Ki. Recent works, Alisan Fine Arts Ltd, Hong Kong, Hong Kong



1993-94

Zao Wou-Ki Peintures récentes, Galerie Sapone, Nice, France



1994

Zao Wou-Ki, Cuarenta Años de Pintura (1954-1994), Fundación Cultural Televisa, Centro Cultural Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico, Mexico. Curator: Robert Littman



1995

Zao Wou-Ki, Retrospectiva, Centro de exposiciones y congresos, la Iber-Caja de Ahorros, Saragosse, Spain. Curator: Louis Deledicq

Zao Wou-Ki. Peintures de 1962 à 1993, Maison de la Culture, Nevers, France

Zao Wou-Ki, Ishibashi Museum of Art, Kurume, Japan



1996

A retrospective of Zao Wou-Ki, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Retrospective organized by the AFAA. Curator: Daniel Marchesseau

Infinite Image and Space. A retrospective of Zao Wou-Ki, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Reprise de la rétrospective de Kaohsiung. Curator: Daniel Marchesseau

Zao Wou-Ki, Encres de Chine 1982-1996 - A Tribute to Pierre Matisse, Jan Krugier Gallery, New York, United-States

Zao Wou-Ki, Galerie Jeane Bastien, Brussels, Belgium



1997

Zao Wou-Ki, Lin & Keng Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Zao Wou-Ki, Encres de Chine 1982-1996 – Hommage à Pierre Matisse, Galerie Jan Krugier, Ditesheim & Cie, Geneva, Switzerland



1997-98

Zao Wou-Ki, peintures récentes, Galerie Thessa Herold, Paris, France



1998

Zao Wou-Ki. Homage in the museums of the City of Angers: Rétrospective de l’œuvre peint at the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Encres de Chine de 1979 à 1995 at the Salle Chemellier, Gravures et livres d’artiste at the musée Pincé, France. Curator: Patrick Le Nouëne

Zao Wou-Ki, peintures et encres de Chine, Galerie Thessa Herold, Madrid, Spain



1998-99

Zao Wou-Ki, 60 ans de peintures, 1935-1998, Guandong Fine Art Museum in Canton, Shanghai Museum and Fine Art Museum in Bejing, China. Retrospective organised by AFAA and the Chinese Ministry of Culture, thanks to the sponsoring of L’Oréal. Curator: Daniel Marchesseau



1999

Zao Wou-Ki. A Retrospective of work from 1948 to 1999, Lin & Keng Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Zao Wou-Ki, les vingt dernières années de peinture, Centre d’Arts plastiques, Royan, France

Zao Wou-Ki. Encres, 1953-1999, Salle des Ecritures, Figeac, France.



2000

Zao Wou-Ki, Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Zao Wou-Ki, Paintings, Inks, Prints 1996-2000, Lungmen Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Zao Wou-Ki, Inks 2000, Lin & Keng Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Zao Wou-Ki, Peintures 1996-2000, Galerie Thessa Herold, FIAC 2000, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki. Encres récentes, Galerie Marwan Hoss, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki, contemporary part of the exhibition Chine, la gloire des empereurs, Petit-Palais, Musée des Beaux Arts de la Ville de Paris, France. Curator: Gilles Chazal



2001

Zao Wou-Ki, IVAM - Institut Valencià d’Art Modern, Centro Julio Gonzalez, Valencia, Spain. Curator: Emmanuel Guigon. After presented at the Ixelles Museum, Brussels, Belgium

Zao Wou-Ki, Galerie Jeane Bastien, Brussels, Belgium



2002

Signe(s), Galerie Kamel Mennour, Paris, France. Inks by Henri Michaux and Zao Wou-Ki

Zao Wou-Ki - Rêve de nature, Chenonceau Castle, France. Scenography by Gilles and Martine Chazal



2003

Zao Wou-Ki, Taidehalli, Helsinki, Finland. Retrospective organized by the Retretti Art Center. Curator: Markku Valkonen

Zao Wou-Ki - Recent works, Marlborough Gallery, New York, United-States

Zao Wou-Ki, Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong, China

Zao Wou-Ki, Parcours. Œuvres de 1950 à 2000, Galerie Vanuxem, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki - Recent works, Marlborough Gallery de New York, FIAC 2003, Paris, France

Zao Wou-Ki, Galerie nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris, France. Retrospective. Curator: Daniel Abadie



2004

Zao Wou-Ki – La quête du silence. Peintures at the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Dunkerque, France. Curator: Aude Cordonnier. Estampes et livres illustrés au Musée du Dessin et de l’Estampe originale, Gravelines, France. Curator: Dominique Tonneau

Zao Wou-Ki – Les Hommages, Musée Fabre, Montpellier, France. Curators: Michel Hilaire and Sylvain Amic

Zao Wou-Ki, Estampes. Collections de la Bibliothèque nationale de France, Musée de Millau, Hôtel Pégayrolles, Millau, France

Zao Wou-Ki, Bridgestone Museum of Art, Ishibashi Foundation, Tokyo, Japan. Curators: Tsuyoshi Kaizuka and Osamu Fikushi



2005

Zao Wou-Ki. Paysages intérieurs – 1947-2004, Palais Bénédictine, Fécamp, France. Curators: Françoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen. Scenography: Gérard Engel

Zao Wou-Ki – Peintures et encres de Chine – 1948-2005, Espace Bellevue, Biarritz (France). Curators: Françoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen. Scenography: Gérard Engel



2006

Zao Wou-Ki. Black & White Dream, New Suzhou Museum, Suzhou, China



2007

Zao Wou-Ki - Peintures, œuvres sur papier, céramiques, 1947-2007, Musée-Château, Nemours, France. Curators: Françoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen. Scenography: Gérard Engel



2008

Zao Wou-Ki – Estampes et livres illustrés, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, France. Curators: Marie Minssieux-Chamonard and Céline Chicha

Zao Wou-Ki – l’encre, l’eau, l’air, la couleur. Encres de Chine et aquarelles – 1954-2007, Musée de l’Hospice Saint-Roch, Issoudun, France. Curator: Sophie Cazé

Zao Wou-Ki. Paper + China, Marlborough Gallery, New York, United-States

Zao Wou-Ki. Engravings and illustrated books, Contemporary Wing, Suzhou Museum, Suzhou, China

Zao Wou-Ki. Hommage à Riopelle et peintures récentes, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Québec, Canada. Curator: Daniel Abadie



2009

Zao Wou-Ki Céramiques et œuvres sur papier, Marlborough Gallery, Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Celebrating Zao Wou-Ki, Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong, China

Zao Wou-Ki – Entre ciel et terre. Aquarelles et encres de Chine, Fondation Folon, La Hulpe, Belgium. Curators: Stéphanie Engelroth and Anne-Marie Pallade



2010

Presentation of the triptych Hommage à Claude Monet de Zao Wou-Ki (1991), French Pavilion, Universal Exhibition, Shanghai, China. Curator of the French Pavilion: José Frèches

Zao Wou-Ki, Fondation Arpad Szenes – Vieira da Silva, Lisbon, Portugal. Curators: Françoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen

Zao Wou-Ki au Prieuré de Saint-Cosme, La Riche – Tours, France. Curators: Françoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen. Scénographie : Gérard Engel. Glass-windows created for the Saint-Cosme Priory and exhibition of the decorative arts by Zao Wou-Ki (national manufactories of Sèvres and Gobelins)



2011

Zao Wou-Ki. Paintings: 1950’s-1960’s, De Sarthe Fine Art, Hong Kong, China



2012

Zao Wou-Ki, le printemps du pinceau, Musée des beaux-arts, Rouen, France. Curator: Sylvain Amic

Zao Wou-Ki. Beyond, FEAST Project, Hong Kong, China



2013

Zao Wou-Ki (1920-2013). Retrospettiva, Casa Rusca, Pinacoteca Comunale, Locarno, Switzerland. Curators: Riccardo Carazzetti and Yann Hendgen.



2015

Zao Wou-Ki. Estampes - Peintures récentes, Centre Culturel de Chine, Paris, France. Curator: Yann Hendgen

Zao Wou-Ki, la lumière et le souffle, Musée d’art de Pully, Switzerland. Curators: Delphine Rivier and Yann Hendgen



2015-16

Zao Wou-Ki, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Martigny, Switzerland. Curators: Daniel Marchesseau and Yann Hendgen.

Henri Michaux et Zao Wou-Ki, dans l’empire des signes, Fondation Martin Bodmer, Cologny, Switzerland.
Curators: Bernard Vouilloux and Jacques Berchtold.



2016

Par l'océan à l'horizon infini, le vent du printemps me ramène au pays - Exposition d'estampes de Zao Wou-Ki, Nantong Museum, Nantong, China. Curators: Yann Hendgen, Delphine Rivier, Peng Chunmei and Zhang Xianchi.

Zao Wou-Ki collectionneur, Musée de l’Hospice Saint-Roch, Issoudun, France. Curators: Sophie Cazé and Yann Hendgen.

Zao Wou-Ki Donation to the Musée Cernuschi, Musée Cernuschi, Paris, France. Curator: Eric Lefebvre.

Presentation of the dontation of works by Zao Wou-Ki, Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris



2016-17

No Limits. Zao Wou-Ki, Asia Society Museum, New York (NY), then Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville (ME), États-Unis. Curators: Melissa Walt, Ankeney Weitz and Michelle Yun



2017

Willem De Kooning - Zao Wou-Ki, Lévy Gorvy Gallery, New York (NY), United States

Infinities of Zao Wou-Ki, Asia University Museum of Modern Art, Taichung, Taiwan. Curators: Jade Lu, Fay Hui Min Lin and Clay Yi Hsiang Chen


Expositions in preparation

Zao Wou-Ki. L’espace est silence, Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France (June 1st, 2018 – January 06, 2019)