1962Born in Changchun, Jilin, China
1984Graduated from Jilin College of the Arts, Jilin, China
1989Graduated from Central Academy of Fine Arts (MA, Printmaking), Beijing, China
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2012Hai Bo, Pace Beijing, Beijing, China
2011Hai Bo, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, USA
2010Perspectives: Hai Bo, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington (DC), USA
2008North of Taiping Mountain is All Grassland, Beijing Commune, Beijing, China
2007The Story Is Over, Beijing Commune, Beijing, China
2006Hai Bo, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, USA
2004Hai Bo, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, USA
2002Hai Bo's Solo Portraits Photography Exhibition, Casa Garden, Orient Foundation, Macau
Hai Bo's Photography Solo Exhibition 1999-2002, China Art Archives & Warehouse (CAAW), Beijing, China
Selected Group Exhibitions
2012LATITUDE/ATTITUDE: 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong
2011Nostalgia: East Asia Contemporary Art Exhibition, Korea Foundation Cultural Center Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2010Photography from the New China, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, USA
2009 The China Project, Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia
2007Journeys: Mapping the Earth and Mind in Chinese Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA
2005Mahjong: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection, Kunstmuseum Bern (Museum of Fine Arts), Bern, Switzerland (2005); Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany (2006); University of California, Berkeley Art Museum, Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA), Berkeley, USA (2008); Peabody Essex Museum (PEM), Salem, USA (2009)
2004Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video From China, International Center of Photography, and Asia Society, New York, USA (2004); Smart Museum of Art (2004), University of Chicago (2004), and Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA (2004); Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, USA (2005); Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK (2005); Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany (2006); Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, USA (2006); Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University, Durham, USA (2006)
2003The Rencontres d'Arles, Arles, France
2002CHINaRT, Contemporary Chinese Art, organised by MKM Museum Küppersmühle (Centre for Modern and Contemporary Art), Duisburg, Germany (2002); MACRO Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma, Rome, Italy (2003); Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary (2003); Municipal Gallery, Bydgoszcz, Poland (2004); La Lonja, Palma de Mallorca, Spain (2004)
200149th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy