Curator: He Yongmiao

Artist: Chen Yu


Renke Art Gallery is honored to present "ONE THOUSAND AND ONE PICASSO: Chen Yu Ceramic Art Exhibition" from August 15th to November 15th 2021. This exhibition is a concentrated display of Chen Yu's creation in the past two years, and it is the first public appearance.

Artist profile



Chen Yu, a freelance painter, now living in Songzhuang, Beijing.

He was born in Leizhou, Guangdong Province in 1975 and graduated with a master degree from the Oil Painting Department, Guangzhou College of Fine Arts in 2008.


Win a Award

China – The 7th (2017-2018) Hou Tian Biennial Culture and Art Awards 



Solo exhibition


Poetry of Portrait | Chen Yus Poet Portrait Painting Exhibitions at Dalian  Dalian Art MuseumLiaoningJuly 122019

West East, Forever YoungRobert Priseman & Chen Yu’s Portrait Painting Exhibitions – Yantai Art Museum, Shandong, March 2, 2019

Chen Yus Poet Portrait Painting Exhibitions  Weihai Art Museum, Shandong, January 19, 2019

Thinkers -- Chen Yus Poet Portrait Painting Exhibitions  Yantai Art Museum, Shandong, December 20, 2018

The Somnambulist Playing Chess -- Chen Yu’s Poet Portrait Painting Exhibitions -- Qingdao November 17, 2018

The Pleasure of a Capsized Boat -- A Portrait Exhibition of Poet Giuseppe Ungaretti -- Beijing, September 28, 2018

King of the Wind and Light -- A Portrait Exhibition of Poet Adonis -- Guangzhou, September 18, 2018

A Portrait of PoetrySolo Exhibitions – Macau, March 13, 2018

Other Mountains: Chen Yus Hill Stone Exhibitions, Beijing 2017

Chen Yu: Poet Portrait Exhibitions, Guangzhou 2017

Light Trampler: Chen Yus Painting Exhibitions, Beijing 2016

Bottleneck: Chen Yus Painting Exhibitions, Beijing 2016

Cattail-Leaf Fan: Chen Yus Painting Exhibitions, Shenyang 2016

Chen Yus Oil Painting Exhibitions, Macao 2012

Chen Yu & Liu Liqis Oil Painting Exhibitions, Panyu 2012

Hot Wind: Chen Yus Oil Painting Exhibitions, Guangzhou 2012

Chen Yus Parole: Chen Yus Oil Painting Exhibitions, Dongguan 2011

WWWQ: Four Diagnostic Methods Art Exhibitions, Changan, Guangdong as the second stop in 2006

WWWQ: Four Diagnostic Methods Art Exhibitions, Dongguan as the first stop in 2006

Chen Yus Personal Oil Painting Exhibitions, Zhuhai 2003



Collaborative Exhibitions



First Contemporary China-British Biennial Art Exhibitions– Yantai, June 2018



Contemporary Chinese Art Invitational Exhibitions, Zhangjiagang

Micro Art Exhibitions, Beijing

China-Korea International Art Exchange Exhibitions, Beijing



Image out of Images: Contemporary Ten Artists Abstract Painting Exhibitions, Shanghai

Micro Painting Exhibitions, Beijing



Self-portrait Exhibitions, Beijing

Everyone Art Oil Painting Exhibitions, Beijing



First Cultural Ocean Art Highlands Exhibitions, Guangzhou

Southern Youth Art 100 Exhibitions, Guangzhou

Box Inside and Outside: Width 5Contemporary Art Exhibitions, Beijing

Inside and Outside: Contemporary Art Exhibitions, Guangzhou

Hong Kong First International Chinese Oil Painting Exhibitions, Guangzhou 



Line 3 Art Space Painting Exhibitions, Guangzhou

Unique Landscape: Eight Artists Interpretation of Nature, Guangzhou

4th Exhibition of Youth Apartment, Shanshan Space, Shantou



Line 3 Oil Painting Exhibitions, Italian Embassy, Guangzhou

Contemporary Image: Chinese Emerging Artist Joint Exhibitions, Foshan



3rd Exhibition of Youth Apartment, Guangdong Art Museum, Guangzhou