About Xie Xiaoze

Xiaoze Xie is an internationally recognized artist and the Paul L. & Phyllis Wattis Professor of Art at Stanford University. Xie received his Master of Fine Art degrees from the Central Academy of Arts & Design in Beijing and the University of North Texas. Xie has exhibited extensively in the US and internationally, his recent solo exhibitions include “Eyes On” at the Denver Art Museum (2017-18) and “Objects of Evidence” at the Asia Society Museum in New York City (2019-20). Xie’s work has garnered critical acclaim, his exhibitions have been reviewed in “The New York Times”, “Art in America” and “Artnews”, among others. His work is in the permanent collection of such institutions as the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Denver Art Museum, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, San Jose Museum of Art and the Oakland Museum of California. Xie received the Painters and Sculptors Grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation (2013), and the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant (2003).

谢晓泽,国际知名艺术家和艺术教育家,斯坦福大学艺术和艺术史系Wattis讲席终身教授。近期展览包括在纽约亚洲协会博物馆和丹佛美术馆的个展;重要群展包括去年第十届深圳国际水墨双年展、2018年首届安仁双年展和2017年南京国际美展。曾获纽约乔安 · 米切尔基金会、波洛克基金会等机构艺术家奖金。作品被诸多博物馆和文化教育机构收藏。

For Italy  2020/致意大利 2020oil on canvas/40in x 60 in/2020

Chinese Library (PKU)/中国图书馆(北大)/oil on canvas/40in x 60 in/2020

2017, L.T. (The London Times) /2017年,伦敦时报/oil on canvas/52in x 80 in/2018



California in this spring is like the Teletubbies Land,
White clouds in the blue sky, trees blooming like large flowers.

Without any trace of people above the ground,

The world is intact, like a giant shiny glass vessel, perfect as ever.

——Xiaoze Xie May 16, 2020


——谢晓泽 2020.5.16