BO WANG | 王 博


  • Heteroscapes
  • Brother Sharp Arrives Home
  • China Concerto
  • We Landed/I was Born/Passing by
  • Postcards from the Future
  • A Sip of Mao
  • Spectrum, or the Singapore Dan Flavin
  • Traces of an Invisible City
  • The Wangs
  • Ode to Infrastructure
  • One Six-Years
  • Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings
  • Murmuring Debris & Leaves Silently Fall
  • Many Undulating Things
  • The Orbit
  • Song for the Dreamless
  • BIO



    >> Current & Upcoming

    Many Undulating Things (2019)
    ACC Cinematheque
    Oct 16, 3pm, Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, South Korea

    Hong Kong Premiere
    Many Undulating Things (2019)
    Doc: Asia - Truth & Testaments, Hong Kong Asian Film Festival
    Sun Nov 3, 2:25pm, Broadway Circuit
    Fri Nov 15, 7:20pm, IFC

    Immortality, The 5th Ural Industrial Biennale of Contemporary Art
    curated by Xiaoyu Weng
    Sep 12 - Dec 1, 2019, professional preview: Sep 10-11,
    Yekaterinburg, Russia

    Traces of an Invisible City: Three Notes on Hong Kong (2016)
    Collective City, thematic exhibition curated by Beth Hughes
    Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism
    Sep 7 - Nov 10, 2019, Seoul, South Korea

    Hot Flows: Pearl River Delta Arts Retrospective in Macao
    Curators: Hu Bin, Noah Ng; Program Researcher: Qu Chang
    Aug 23 - Oct 13, 2019, Post-Ox Warehouse Experimental Site, Macao
    Opening Reception: Aug 22, 6:30pm.

    Life and Dreams: Contemporary Chinese Photography and Media Art
    May 13, 2018 - Nov 18, 2019
    The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm, Germany

    >> Past

    Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings (2017)
    Nuances Now, DOKUARTS 12
    Oct 11, 6:30pm, German Historical Museum/Zeughauskino, Berlin

    Many Undulating Things (2019)
    Asiatica Film Festival
    In Competition, Oct 1 - Oct 10, 2019, Rome, Italy
    Screening: Oct 8, 4:00pm with Q&A, Nuovo Sacher, Roma

    Many Undulating Things (2019)
    fARAD Documentary Film Festival
    Oct 2 - Oct 6, 2019, Arad, Romania
    Screening: Oct 5, 6:45pm with Q&A, Cinema Arta, Str. Vasile Alecsandri nr. 2, Arad

    11th DMZ Int'l Documentary Film Festival
    Sep 20-27, Ilsan, South Korea

    Many Undulating Things (2019)
    Asian Competition:
    Sep 21, 10am at Megabox Ilsanbellacita 103, with Q&A
    Sep 23, 11am at Megabox Baekseok Comport 6, with Q&A

    Murmuring Debris and Leaves Silently Fall (2018)
    Forefront of Asian Documentary: Meet Asian Artists - Collaborative Projects with ACC
    with conversations between Jeon Sungkwon, Lee Jangwook, Vimukthi Jayasundara and Bo Wang
    Sep 25, 10am at Megabox Ilsanbellacita 102

    Many Undulating Things (2019)
    Open City Documentary Festival (UK Premiere)
    Nominated for Open City Awards, presented to the film that exemplifies an author in control of their subject matter, craft and story.
    with Q&A, Thu 05 Sep, 20:30, 2019, Regent Street Cinema, London
    Panel: Research as Creative Practice, Thu 05 Sep, 12:00 at Festival Hub - Studio

    Screening and Talk: Chungking Global
    Co-presented by Asia Art Archive and Tai Kwun Contemporary
    Part I: Screening of excerpt from Many Undulating Things (2019), followed by a conversation with Bo Wang, Pan Lu, and Simon Soon.
    Part II: Panel with Roberto Castillo, Innocent Mutanga, Eunice Seng, and Ming Tiampo. Moderated by Alice Jim.
    Sat Aug 17, 11am-1:30pm, 2019, Tai Kwun, Hong Kong

    The Orbit (2019)
    Group Exhibition: The Racing Will Continue, The Dancing Will Stay
    curated by Leo Li Chen
    Jun 22 - Aug 18, 2019, Times Museum, Guangzhou, China
    Lecture: Jun 20, 19:30, Fangsuo Commune, Guangzhou

    Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings (2017)
    Throwing Out Bricks: Video Works from Shanghai and Hong Kong
    Jul 30, 6:30pm, 2019
    Stall O9 Cubao Expo, General Romulo Avenue, Cubao, Quezon City, Manila

    Bo Wang: Song for the Dreamless
    Jul 6 - 16, 2019, Yell Space, Shanghai
    Opening Recption: Jul 6, 15:00-18:00

    Screening: Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings (2017)
    Jun 29, 3pm, 2019
    Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Xiamen

    Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings (2017)
    Image Forum Festival 2018 in Fukuoka, Program C
    11:00 June 21 & 11:00 June 23, 2019
    The Fukuoka City Public Library Movie Hall Cine-La, Fukuoka, Japan

    East Asia Film and Inquiry
    Panel: The Power of Image- Traces of History
    Speakers: Pan Lu, Paul Yeung, Kuo Li-hsin & Bo Wang, moderated by Cheung Tit Leung
    May 25, 2019, 1:00pm, Tai Kwun, Hong Kong

    Lecture: Visuality, Space and the Art Practices as Research Methods,
    May 20, 7pm, 2019, Drawing Building B208
    Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing

    Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings (2017)
    May 14, 12:00, 2019, Victoria Gallery & Museum, University of Liverpool
    Pan Lu will be giving a lecture 'Forgetting the unforgettable: monument and the changing spaces of war memory in Greater China' on the same day at 6pm.

    World Premiere
    Many Undulating Things (2019)
    Compétition Internationale Burning Lights, Visions du Réel, Switzerland
    16:15 April 11, 2019, Capitole Leone, Nyon
    16:00 April 12, 2019, Salle Colombière, Nyon


    Essay Film Festival 2019
    Traces of an Invisible City (2016) & Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings (2017)
    Mar 30, 16:00, 2019, Institute of Contemporary Art, Cinema One, London

    Murmuring Debris and Leaves Silently Fall (2018)
    ACC Cinema Fund Premier
    Feb 27, 14:00, 2019, Theatre 3, Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, South Korea

    11th Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Vision
    Tokyo Photographic Art Museum
    Feb 11/19/22,18:30, 2019

    Unidentified Landscape Hotel Asia Project 2019
    Jan 18-20, 2019, Barrak, Okinawa, Japan

    Divergent Memories of Tumen Shan-shui
    talk with Xiaoxuan Lu
    Nov 24, 2018, 16:10, Tai Kwun, Hong Kong
    What to let go? | Para Site International Conference 2018

    China Concerto (2012) & Dimanche à Pékin (1956)
    Oct 15, 2018, 20:00
    BOZAR, Centre for Fine Arts
    Rue Ravenstein 23, 1000 Brussels
    Honored to have China Concerto screened together with Chris Marker's 1956 film Dimanche à Pékin (Sunday in Peking) as part of retrospective "Chris Marker, Memories of the Future" @ BOZAR.

    Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings
    @East Asian Experimental Competition, 32nd Image Forum Festival
    ★★★ Award for Excellence ★★★
    Theatre Image Forum (TOKYO): 8/7 13:00 Program C
    Spiral Hall (TOKYO): 8/11 16:20 Program C
    Lumen Gallery (KYOTO): 8/25 19:00 Program C
    Yokohama Museum of Art (YOKOHAMA): 9/16 16:30 Program C
    Aichi Arts Center (NAGOYA): 9/29 16:30 Program C

    Infrastructural Territory: The Spatial Foundation of National Discourse
    Jun 30 - Sep 9, 2018
    OCAT Shanghai, Shanghai

    Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings
    Two Channel Video Installation at Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture, Shenzhen, China
    Dec 15, 2017 - Mar 17, 2018
    Building A1, Floor 2, Nantou Walled City, Shenzhen