Liao Wenfeng, born in 1984 in Jiangxi Province, China. He graduated with a bachelor's degree from the China Academy of Art in 2006, and obtained a master's degree from the Berlin University of the Arts in Germany in 2016. Currently, he lives and works in Berlin, Germany.
In his artistic practice, he particularly focuses on the relationship between images and perception.Visual illusions, puns, references to art history, and political symbols intertwine in his works across different media. In an ingenious and witty way, his works often show poetic relations and paradoxes hidden in daily life.
His recent solo and duo shows include: Light, Light - a dou show with Bignia Wehrli, Lechbinska Galerie, Zürich, Switzerland (2022); Water Without A Glass-a dou show with Yi Lian, Inna Art Space, Hangzhou, China (2018); Eyes Moving A Pencil-Liao Wenfeng’s solo exhibition, Inna Art Space, Hangzhou, China (2018).
His recent group exhibitions include: More News, Spoiler Aktionsraum, Berlin(2023）, Germany Forming Communities: Berliner Wege, KINDL– Zentrum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Berlin, Germany （2022）; Ein kleine stück Unsichtbarkeit, alte feuerwache/projektraum–Galerie, Berlin, Germany（2021）；Videocity.bs: Food, Congress Center Basel, Basel，Switzerland（2020）；Transcending Dimension: Sculpting Space-Shenzhen Pingshan International Sculpture Exhibition, Shenzhen, China (2019).