SELECTED EXHIBITION

2020

“Forefront 2020” Cynthia Reeves Gallery, Mass MoCa.

“Occupy project” the Consulate General of Greece in New York

“Cut Up/Cut Out” the Lamont Gallery in Exeter, NH

“OASIS” ChaShaMa’ s space Connect: Fordham Plaza 2020 Window Exhibition: Bronx, NYC

 

2019

“Sitelines” Villageone Venue, SoHo NYC

“Cut Up/Cut Out” the Art Museum of West Virginia University in Morgantown, VA

“On Paper.Supreme” Exhibition in Shenzhen Value Factory museum, China

“Daogao International Art Exhibition”, iron plate sculpture become a outdoor permanent installation in the Dagao art district. Changde China

“On Paper.Supreme” Exhibition in Hohhot, China

“Cross-culture practice:recent work by Chinese artists in New York”, New York City college of technology, New York.

“Cut Up/Cut Out” Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, WI

 

2018​

“Paper Moon” Contemporary Art Museum of Crete at Rethymnon, Greece.

“The 7th Ulsan International Woodcut Festival”, Ulsan culture & arts center, Korean.

Live performance participate in “The Gallery” project curates by Wang Xin at Armory Show 2018,March 7th,(VIPs preview day) at Pier 92-94,NYC

“Aether space”solo show, XiHai art center, Beijing China.

"Sparkling" solo show,Pearl River Mart, 395 Broadway,NYC

"Blurred Boundaries"Recent works by Chinese Artist in New York, New York school of interior design gallery, NYC

“Beyond Tradition: Contemporary Reflections in East Asia”, The Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery,

 University of South Florida,Tampa.

“Cut UP/Cut Out” Pensacola Museum of Art, FL

“Cut Up/Cut Out” Huntsville Museum of Art, AL 

 

2017

“Fun House” Galerie Protege, Chelsea NY.

“Cross-border” Paper Art exhibition-Beijing International Design Week”, XiHai Art Center.

 Beijing China.

“Cut Up/Cut Out” Bellevue Arts Museum in Bellevue, Washington.

“Of  the Map” SG gallery, Scuola International de Grafica, Venice, Italy.

"Embrace or Rebel? Traditional Asian Art Techniques in Contemporary Practice.”Amelie A.

 Wallace Gallery SUNY College at Old Westbury, NY.

“Cut Up/Cut Out” Bedford gallery, Lesher Center for the Art, CA

 

2016

“In Perspective” Chambers Fine Art, NY

“Infinite Compassion: Avalokiteshvara in Asian Art” Staten Island Museum, NY.

“Intimate Transgressions” Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall Mei-Ling Hall & Pick Jade Hall,

 TaiWan.

“Boundaries” Gallery d’Arte, NY.

Fog Art+design fair, invited by Pop 21"cut out" live paper cut performance. San Francisco. 

“Intimate Transgressions” Hangzhou modern Library, Hangzhou China.

 

2015

“Little Things Mean A Lot” Wookchio Gallery, NY.

“A-Tradition Re-Interpreted” New Work by Contemporary Chinese Artist, Cleveland State 

 University Art Gallery, OH.

“Intimate Transgressions” Inter Gallery, Beijing, China.

“Intimate Transgressions” White Box Art Center, NY.

“The World Garden” Site-specific public permanent arts installation, PS170K, Brooklyn, Public  Art for Public School Program, NY.

“Exploring Harmony with Nature” Flushing Town Hall, NY.

Art Athina 2015, Athens Greece.

 

2014

Salon Art 2014, National Society of Fine Arts, Carrousel de Louvre, Paris.

“Finding new realities” Pace University, NewYork.

The “Asia Art Fair” Asia art week, NewYork.

 “Art Beijing” Zhanzhou international, Beijing, China

 

2013

Participate “Cut out the darkness” Panasonic launched a project to deliver solar lanterns and shades to non-electrified regions based on the designs contributed from all over the world.

On Paper/Grand Central at 100,MTA arts for Transit and Urban Design, Grand Central Terminal Dining Concourse, Lower Lever. Sep 2013-Sep 2015. NYC.

Darkness visible, Chinese and American Artist Group Show, National Art Museum of China, curator Richard Vine, Beijing.
Five Elements, site-specific public arts installation, Broadway Plaza, between 41-36street. July 2013-Feb 2014, NYC.
Living in a Material World, Featuring renowned Chinese and Chinese-American contemporary artist,  SUNY Orange, New York.

 

2012

Cutting Dreams, site-specific public arts installation, Prow Art Space, Flatiron Building, Oct 2012-Feb 2013, NYC
Peekskill Project V, site-specific public arts installation, guest curator Cheryl McGinnis through the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art.
Routes: Spiritual Odyssey of 12 Chinese Artists, produced by JL Global Entertainment Inc. and sponsored by Chase Bank, traveling exhibition with documentary of the same title.
August Unveiling of MTA Permanent Arts for Transit:  Bay Parkway Landmark Station, D Line, Brooklyn, NY, Design for Laminated Glass Work, Public Art (awarded in 2010), highlighted on PBS program, Treasures of New York
Hindsight-Foresight, February 6 – March 10, Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, NY
Witchy Women, June 1 - July 13, 73 Dee Gallery, Montclair, New Jersey
Every Pictures Tells A Story, Amy Simon fine Art, Westport, CT.

 

2011
The Point At The Infinity Of The Circle, Red Zone Gallery , Switzerland, Geneva.
2011 Paper Art Biennial National Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria.
Inter-Mediate: Selected Contemporary Chinese-American Art, Sarnoff Museum, The College of New Jersey.           

Ocean Fantasy,The Fashion Center Space for Public Art, New York, NY

 

2010
Cut It Up! Contemporary Paper cutters Exhibition, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY
Song Xin: Contemporary Palimpsest, Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, New York, NY
MTA Permanent Arts for Transit:  Bay Parkway Landmark Station, D Line, Brooklyn, NY, Design for Laminated Glass Work
Push/Pull, Dumbo Arts Festival, New York Foundation for the Arts, The Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists
The Last Loft Show, Puffin Room Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY


2009
Breaking Lines: Hu Bing & Xin Song, Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, New York, NY
Trans-formation,  Art Next Gallery, New York, NY
Seeds of the Wild, Puffin Room Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY


2008
Coney Island, Maybe? Puffin Room Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY
Song Xin:  New Bloom, Tao Water Gallery, Provincetown, MA
Song Xin, Fine Art Work Center Gallery. Provincetown, MA
Touched by Women’s Hands, Lin Yan Guest Curator,  Catalogue, Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, New York, NY
Visual Art Fellow Group Exhibition, Provincetown Art Association and Museum (PAAM), Provincetown, MA

 

2007
Touched by Women’s Hands, Lin Yan Curator, Flushing Town Hall, Smithsonian Affiliate, Flushing, NY

2006
Going Underground, Art at Large, New York, NY
Home Room, Asian American Women Artist Alliance Gallery (AAWAA), Brooklyn, NY


2005
EAT ART 8, Asian American Women Artist Alliance Gallery (AAWAA), Brooklyn, NY
Tunnels & Bridges, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY
Beijing Spring, Song Xin Curator, Puffin Room Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY

 

2004
Talking Hand, AIR Gallery, New York, NY

2003
Accumulative Efforts, Phoenix Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY
Treaders in the Snow, Installation, Puffin Room Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY


2002
Ruffled Feathers, Puffin Room Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY
Warm Days, Blue Skies – Asian American Women Artist Alliance, Yan Kong Curator, Installation for Manhattan Borough President, C. Virginia Fields Offices, New York, NY
WAR, Puffin Room Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY
Leaps and Bounds, Phoenix Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY


2001
Song Xin: Dream and Life, AmerAsia Bank Gallery, Public Space, New York, NY
Group Exhibition, Phoenix Gallery, Not-for-Profit, New York, NY
Song Xin’s Dreams, Qingping Teahouse Gallery, Boston, MA
EAT ART Group Exhibition, Asian American Women Artist Alliance (AAWAA)  AIR Gallery, NYC


1998
China’s Future, The Hilton, Beijing, China

1996-1997
Song Xin, The Here and Now Bar, Beijing, China.

1995
Invited by the Chinese Ministry of Culture to participate in The China Art Exposition. Work was selected for publication in accompanying catalogue and received an Honor’s Certificate.

 



BIBLIOGRAPHY/ PUBLICATIONS

Interview with “WETALK”, SinoVision English Channel on cable 63, May 2014

30 minute documentary interview “In Focus”, SinoVision Channel on cable channel 73, Jan 2014

XinSong’s paper architecture at Grand Central station, Installation magazine issue 34, 2013

Xin Song: On Paper, Grand Central at 100, New York Post, Oct  1, 2013

Xin Song: Grand Central at 100, World Journal, New York, Oct 12, 2013

Xin Song: Grand Central at 100, China Press, New York, Oct 12, 2013

Xin Song: Grand Central at 100, China News Agency, Oct 12, 2013

Xin Song: Five elements, The Columbia Journalist, 2013

Xin Song: Five Elements, China News Agency, July 12, 2013

Xin Song: Five elements, World Journal, New York, July 12, 2013

Xin Song: Five elements, China Press, New York, July 12, 2013

Xin Song: Five elements, WWD News, 2013

Xin Song: Five Elements, DNA info, 2013

Cutting Dream: Asian Art News review issue June. Robert C Morgan.2013

Xin Song: Cutting Dream, World Journal, New York, Dec 06, 2012

Xin Song: Cutting Dream, China Press, New York, Nov 30, 2012

Cutting Dreams: Xin Song Lights Up New York with Chinese Folk Motifs, Tina Seligman, Art of the Times fall/winter issue, 2012
Treasures of New York, MTA Arts in Transit, PBS WLIW ( Channel 21) – June 27, 2012 at 7pm; WNET (Channel 13) – July 5, 2012 at 8:30pm
Femininity in Contemporary Asian Women Artist Works from China,Korea and USA---If the Shoe Fits, by Art Historian, Patricia Karetzky, 2012
China Press, New York, May 7, 2012

Ming Bao Newspaper, New York, May 7, 2012

What Art in New York?, Beijing news, 2/19 2012 China
New China, New Art, Richard Vine, Prestel USA; Revised edition (September 30, 2011)
Artist of the Month: XinSong, Revisiting the Garden of Eden, by Michèle Vicat, 3dotswater.com.October 2010.

Rock, Paper, Scissors: Breaking Lines, Joe Bendick, Chelsea Clinton News, New York, NY, May 28, 2009
Review of Breaking Lines at Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, Sing Tao Daily, New York, NY, May 20, 2009
Dream and Fish, Book Cover image for Provincetown Writing Fellow, 2008

BeiJing Spring, interview with World Journal Newspaper, New York, NY 2005
BeiJing Spring, interview with China Press Newspaper, New York., NY 2005
BeiJing Spring, interview with Ming Bao Newspaper, New York., NY 2005
Role of Women Artist Immigrants, WBAI 99.5 radio interview with AAWAA panel, New York, NY 2002
Leaps and Bounds, interview with XingDao Daily News, New York, NY 2002
Ruffled Feathers, Interview with World Journal Newspaper, New York, NY 2002
Eat Art, interview with World Journal Newspaper, New York., NY 2001
Song Xin’s Dreams, interview with the Xing Dao Daily News, New York, NY 2001
Song Xin’s Dreams, interview with World Journal News, New York., NY 2001
Modern Paper Cutting, interview with Culture Monthly, Beijing, China, 1995
With A Backward Glance, Illustrated Scotland poems book cover taken from "Dream and Life" series., 2005
Modern Paper Cut, published by Beijing China Today Company, 1992
Feng Sheng Yan Yi ,Traditional Chinese Story Book, Illustration, Nong Cun Du Wu Publishing Company, Beijing, China.


AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2014 Percent for Art, Public art for public school program, Ps 170K.  Brooklyn.

2013 MTA Art for Transit: On Paper/ Grand central 100.  Grand central terminal dinning course, lower level.

2012 MTA Arts for Transit: 6 Line, Bronx NY, Finalist with Honorarium for Design for Ironworks

2012 MTA Arts for Transit: M Line, Brooklyn  NY, Finalist with Honorarium for Design for Ironworks
2010 MTA Permanent Arts for Transit:  Bay Parkway Landmark Station, D Line, Brooklyn, NY, Design for Laminated Glass Work
2010 MTA Arts for Transit: D Line, Brooklyn NY, Finalist with Honorarium for Design for Ironworks
2010 Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Studio Center, New York, NY
2010 The Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
2007 Puffin Foundation for art Grant
2007-2008 Provincetown Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

 

TEACHING ARTIST RESIDENCIES AND WORKSHOPS

2012 Visiting Artist Lecture, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

2012 Chinese Paper Cutting Techniques, 150th Anniversary Event for Flushing Town Hall, Smithsonian Affiliate, Flushing, NY

2010 Artist-in-Residence, Art E, Art Enlightenment for Children, Cheryl McGinnis, New York, NY

2010 Shadow Puppet Workshops, Flushing Town Hall, Smithsonian Affiliate, Flushing, NY

2010 Shadow Puppet and Paper Cutting Workshop, P.S. 166

2009 Shadow Puppets and Paper Cutting Workshop, Calhoun private school, New York, NY
2008 Shadow Puppets and Paper Cutting Workshop, Public School 26205Q, Bayside, NY

2008 Kids Art Partners in Education, 6-week Program, Fine Art Work Center, program.6 week workshop

2008 Shadow Puppets and Paper Cutting Workshop, Puffin Grant, 4-week workshop, SoHo, Chinatown, New York, NY
2006-2007 Shadow Puppet Workshops, Brooklyn students and Brooklyn Public Libraries, NYC Dept of Cultural Affairs and the Ford Foundation/Brooklyn Art Council
2001 English Bridge, Featured artist & instructor for Chinese paper cuts, program on China Central Television.

 

EDUCATION
1994 Graduated Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
1990 Beijing Haidian Art Vocational School, Major: Fine Art, Beijing, China

 

 

 

 

 

 

2000-2020