Born in Liao Ning province in 1972.
Graduated from Photography Department, Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts in 1995.
Currently lives and works in Beijing.


Chongqing Art Museum, Chongqing
Hubei Museum of Art, Wuhan
CAFA Art Museum, Beijing
Lishui Photography Museum, Lishui
Burger Collection, Hong Kong
Dr. Uli Sigg Collection, Swithzerland
Franks-Suss Collection, London
Guy & Myriam Ullens Collection, Beijing
The Estella Collection, New York
The Red Mansion Foundation, London
Nicolette Kwok – Director of the Foundation
Fond National D’art contemporain, Paris
Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing
Museum de la Hague, MHKA, Anvers


Some Days, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Paris, France
Let There Be Light, Xindong Cheng Space For Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

Photographs of Wang Ningde, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, USA, Sponsored by Andy Warhol Foundation

The Photographs of Wang Ningde, The Red Mansion Foundation, London, UK
Some Days, Goedhuis Contemporary, New York, USA
Beyond the Realm of the Soul, Dimensions Art Center, Beijing, China

Between the History and Fantasy, Luxun Academy of Fine Arts, Shenyang, China

Walking Towards an Even Darker Place, Libreria Borges, Guangzhou, China


Flux realities : a showcase of chinese contemporary photography, 4th Singapore International photography festival, Singapore

A History of Chinese Contemporary Photography, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Brussels, Belgium

Beijing – Havana, New Contemporary Chinese art Revolution, Cuba Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba

Exquisite Corpse: China Surreal, m97 Gallery, Shanghai, China
Retrospection LianZhou 2005-2007: Retrospective Exhibition, Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Tomo Art Centre, Beijing, China
Beijing-Athens Contemporary Art from China, Technopolis of the City of Athens, Greece
China Avant-Garde, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA
Out of Place, Robischon Gallery, Denver, USA
Homesickness-Memory and Virtual Reality, T. Space, Beijing, China

Aqua Art Miami, Limn gallery, Miami, FL, USA
Biennale Photoquai, Musée du Quai Branly, Paris, France
City_Net Asia 2007, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
Distance Estimated by Eyes, Photography of Eight Chinese”, Guanshanyue Gallery, Shenzhen, China
The New Wind from China, Gwangju, South Korea
Labyrinth Art and Knowledge Space, Beijing, China
Toshihiro Yashiro & Wang Ningde, Keumsan Gallery, Beijing, China
Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Guangdong, China
Contemporary Chinese Photography, China square, New York, USA
Unexpected Out of Control, KU Art Center Inaugural Exhibition, Beijing, China

Inner Scopes Contemporary Chinese Photography as Conscious Practices, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China
Coloring, Esplanade Theatres on the Bay, Singapore

Reviewing the City, Guangzhou Photo Biennial Reviewing, Guangzhou, China
Roma Photo Festival, Roma, Italy
Making A New Relationship, Dimensions Art Center, Beijing, China
Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Guangdong, China

Illusion, Aura Gallery, Shanghai, China
Stance of Open, Art Museum of Guangdong, China
Other where 2004, National Photography Exposition of San Francisco, USA
All under Heaven, Antwerp, Belgium
Between Reality & Memory, New School University, New York, USA
Banality People, the Centre Library of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Techniques of the Visible, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Elsewhere, Chongqing Art Museum, Chongqing, China
Where are you heading? Mother China, Tokyo Ginza Guardian Garden Salon, Tokyo, Japan

An Interesting and Singular Wal, French Center of Photograph, Paris, France
A Strange Heaven, the Prague Czech Republic Galerie, Rdolfinum
From China, ARHUS Artist Mansion, Denmark

Pingyao International Photo Festival, Pingyao, China
The City that Can Not Be Seen, Xing Guang Photo Gallery, Shanghai, China
No Problem, Aura Gallery, Shanghai, China

The Younger Generation and the New World, Guangzhou Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China

Walking Towards a Darker Plac”, Yuedong Gallery, Guangdong Province, China