Jiang Pengyi was born in Yuanjiang, Hunan province in 1977.
He graduated from Beijing Institute of Art & Design in 1999.
He received the Tierney Fellowship Award from the First Annual Three Shadows Photography Award in 2009 and the Jury Grand Prize from the Societe Generale Chinese Art Awards in 2010.
Jiang currently lives and works in Beijing, China.


Société Générale, France
UniCredit, Italy
Artnow Contemporary Art Collection, USA
CAFA Art Museum, China
DSL Collection, France
Fondazione Banca Aletti, Italy
Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection, Switzerland
Frac des Pays de la Loire, France
The Tierney Family Foundation, USA
UniCredit Art Collection, Germany

Selected Exhibitions

A History of Chinese Contemporary Photography, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Brussels, Belgium
Luminant (Solo Exhibition), Blindspot Gallery, Hong Kong
No East (Solo Exhibition), Aike-Dellarco, Palermo, Italy
Memento Mori, Arario Gallery, Beijing, China
No Exit – Urban Space, Helsinki Photography Biennial 2012, Helsinki City Museum, Helsinki, Finland

The Other Wave: Contemporary Chinese Photography, Ben Brown Fine Arts, London, UK
Be Natural Be Yourself, Frac des Pays la Loire Fonds regional d’art contemporain, Nantes, France
People & the City, Winzavod Contemporary Art Center, Moscow, Russia
Thirty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Selected Works from the Three Shadows Photography Award 08′ – 11′, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China
See the Light, Espace Louis Vuitton, Hong Kong
0°Space, Aike-Dellarco, Shanghai, China

Get It Louder 2010 – Sharism, Sanlitun Soho, Beijing, China
A Departure from Reality III: The Tender Truth, Blindspot Gallery, Hong Kong
the mARkeT: I’m, Beijing Center for the Arts, Beijing, China
New York Photo Festival 2010, New York, USA
The Butterfly Effect, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China
Digital Generation, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Beijing, China

Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Guangdong, China
Cheng Ran and Jiang Pengyi: Immersion and Distance”, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

Jiang Pengyi (Solo Exhibition), Galerie Paris-Beijing, Beijing, China
Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia
Urban Episodes, Osage Soho, Hong Kong
Seeing China, Beijing Imperial City Art Museum, Beijing, China
Art Beijing 2008, Beijing, China

2007 Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Lianzhou, China

New Folk Arts Movement, The Reconstruct of Commonality
Living Contemporary-Art-Exhibition, Beijing, China

Documentary Exhibition of Chinese Avant-Garde Art, Beijing, China
China Green-abuot Exploration, Hangzhou, China


Aletti ArtVerona Prize for Photography 2011
Societe Generale Chinese Art Awards 2010 – Jury Grand Prize Winner
The First Annual Three Shadows Photography Award – Tierney Fellowship Award