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Ruohan Wang

Ruohan Wang is an illustrator, painter and visual artist based in Berlin, Germany. Born in China, raised in China and Germany. She studied illustration by prof. Henning Wagenbreth in the Berlin University of Art (UdK). Her work focuses on the interactive experiment between illustration, objective and improvisational aesthetics. After graduation she worked as freelancer artist on universal medium and scales, such as prints and painting, public art and installation, fashion and object.

Education

2012-2017 Berlin University of Art, Visual Communication

Solo Exhibition

2021 Images in Actions, Yuan Art Museum, Chongqing, China (upcoming)
2019 Ruohan Wang, De Studio, Antwerp, Belgium
2018 Limited Time Offer, Migrant Bird Space, Berlin, Germany
2017 Toys Everywhere, Migrant Bird Space, Berlin, Germany
2017 MGNC, Ministry of illustration, Berlin, Germany

Group Exhibition

2019 Juxtapoz Magazine - Open Studio, New York, US
2019 The SIF, Seoul, South Korean
2019 Gallery Liusa Wang, Paris, France
2019 Senhora Presidenta, Porto, Portugal
2018 Fisk Gallery, Portland, US
2018 Weserhalle, Berlin, Germany
2018 Pose Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2018 Art Museum of Nanjing University of The Art, Nanjing, China
2018 Shanghai Poly Grand Theatre, Shanghai, China
2018 Neurotitan, Berlin, Germany
2017 Migrant Bird Space, Berlin, Germany
2017 Focal Point Gallery, Essex, UK
2017 Scotland's National Centre for Design and Architecture, Glasgow, UK
2017 Cheng Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
2016 Scotland's National Centre for Design and Architecture, Glasgow, UK
2016 Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Shanghai, China
2016 Gallery Arte Sin Limites, The Hague, The Netherlands
2015 Projektraum C10, Berlin, Germany
2014 Deutsches Museum, Munich, Germany

Client/Collaboration

Nike Global HQ
Nike European HQ
Nike Berlin
I-D x Off-White
Farfetch
The New York Times
The New Yorker
Medium
It's Nice That x Dropbox
Interview Magazine
Humboldt University of Berlin
Bauhaus University
Federal Ministry of Labour Social Affairs
The Leibniz Association
Times Art Center Berlin
Guangdong Times Museum
Deutsches Museum
Walls Festival Jerusalem
Chai-China Filmfestival

Feature

Nike
I-D
Friends of Friends
Farfetch
It's Nice That
Booooooom
Juxtapoz Magazine
AIGA Eye on Design
Creativepool London
Global Street Art
Berliner Zeitung
Berlin Morning Post
Goethe Institut

Lecture/Talk

2020 Nicer Tuesdays, It's Nice That, Global Zoom presentation
2019 Barcelona School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona, Spain
2019 Kapsel Magazine x Weissensee Academy of Art Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2019 State Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
2019 HengShanHeJi Art Community, Shanghai, China
2018 Art University Kassel, Kassel, Germany

Academic Advisor

2020-2021 School of Visual Arts, Thesis Advisor, New York, US

Workshop

2019 Barcelona School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona, Spain
2019 Kapsel Magazine x Weissensee Academy of Art Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2019 State Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
2018 Art University Kassel, Kassel, Germany

Press

2020 Berliner Zeitung, Berlin, Germany
2020 South China Morning Post, Hong Kong, China
2020 Berlin Morning Post, Berlin, Germany
2019 Juxtapoz Magazine #211, New York, US
2019 GRAPHIC #44, Seoul, South Korean
2018 Quotation n.29, Tokyo, Japan

Publication

2018 People Without Contents, Nieves Books & Bananafish Books Publisher
2016 Eating Anthropocene, Spinger publisher
2016 Nonsense, Draw Down Books Publisher
2014 Mining, German Museum publisher

Art Fair

2019 Paper Positions International Art Fair, with Migrant Bird Space, Deutsche Telekom AG, Berlin, Germany
2019 Miss Read Artbook Fair, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
2019 The Seoul Illustration Fair, Coex Center, Seoul, South Korean
2018 Miss Read Artbook Fair, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
2017 Art Beijing 2017, with Migrant Bird Space, NongZhanGuan Exhibition Hall, Beijing, China

Artist Residency

2019 Juxtapoz Magazine - Juxtapoz Project, New York, US