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About Xiao Hui Wang

Madam Xiao Hui Wang (WANG Xiaohui), a renown artist who divides herresidence between Shanghai and Munich, works mainly in photography but alsocreates in the filed of sculpture, design, film and media art. She has also madea name for herself as an author.

Her artwork has been presented in museums and galleries in numerouscountries – most of them solo shows. Many of her works are collected byprivate collectors and public institutions. She has received numerous awardsfor her artwork both at home and abroad. To date, she has published over 50books and art catalogues. Her autobiography, "My Visual Diary", has been abest seller for years and won important prizes in China, like the "ShanghaiExcellent Book Award." Therefore, she is regarded as the "Youth Idol" by Chinese media.

She has been a professor at Tongji University in Shanghai where she foundedthe institute "Xiao Hui Wang Art Center" in 2003. She was the generaldesigner for the theme pavilion- "Urban Footprint Pavilion" at the 2010Shanghai World Expo. The city of Suzhou opened the "Xiao Hui Wang ArtMuseum" in 2013 and the city of Zhuhai established "Xiao Hui Wang ArtAcademy" in 2014.

Prof. Wang is a recipient of the "German-Sino Friendship Award", issued by the German government. Being a "Cultural Ambassador", she plays an active role inculture exchanges between China and Germany. She has also been recognizedby the influential magazine "Phoenix Weekly" in Hong Kong as one of the top50 "Chinese who Impact the Future of the World".

Moreover, Prof. Wang's recent honors include Honorary Member ofthe BFF (German Association of Photographers and Designers), the"International Star Artist Award" at Art Masters in St. Moritz, "Photographer ofthe Year" by Shanghai Media Group, "Artist of the Year" by South China MediaGroup, "Most Valuable Female Artist by Harper's Bazaar, "Gorgeous Awards forArtists" by Jaguar, "Most Successful Woman" by Jessica in Hong Kong, "Artist ofthe Year" by China Luxury Association, "Female Pace Setter" and "ExcellentDesigner" and "the Top 10 Leading Images in Creative Industry" by the city ofShanghai. She was also voted the "Most Sympathetic Artist by 2.76 million netizens from NetEase.com.

王小慧·旅德艺术家

上海同济大学建筑学硕士,1987年赴德国留学,现生活在上海和慕尼黑。早期创作以摄影为主,创作领域横跨影像、雕塑、装置、设计、写作、灯光与新媒体艺术等。

她曾于世界许多国家的美术馆等机构举办过大量展览,作品屡获各类国内国际奖项,许多作品为国际著名艺术机构与著名收藏家收藏。至今在国内外出版过五十余部画册和书籍,其中影响最为广泛的是自传《我的视觉日记》,得过三个文学奖,自出版以来一直畅销,再版三十余次。

2003年在同济大学创立“王小慧艺术中心”,她还成功主持了一些颇具影响的中外文化交流活动,其中包括与政府合作的大型艺术项目。德国政府授予她“德中友谊奖”,并被香港《凤凰周刊》评为“影响世界未来华人榜”的五十位人物之一。

她也和国际许多著名的品牌有过不同形式的合作,成为最受国际品牌青睐的中国艺术家,与她合作过的国际品牌如历峰集团、梵克雅宝、万宝龙、欧米茄、朗格、昆庭、宝马等等。

苏州政府给她提供市中心平江历史街区的古宅改建的“苏州王小慧艺术馆”已开馆。珠海市政府近期也设立“王小慧城市艺术研究院”。