Biographical Notes


 

Born in Shanghai, China in 1936. Lives in Macao since 1982.
 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Completes higher studies in Painting at the Fujian Provincial Institute (Faculty of Fine Arts).

                   

ACADEMIC/ PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

From 1992
Professor (Guest) at the College of Fine Arts, Shanghai University.

1989-1992
Vice-Rector of the Visual Arts Institute in Macao.

From 1993
Professor at the School of Arts, Macao Polytechnic Institute.

From 1994
Professor (Guest) at the Oriental Culture and Arts College at Beijing.
Professor (Guest) at the Nanjing University Art School

From 1995
Professor (Guest) at the Shanghai Arts & Crafts College.

2000
Judge for postgraduate work and lecturer at the Art Institute of Wolverhampton University, UK.

                   

PRIZES

1985
Wins a Special Mention for composition at the Collective Exhibition of Macao Artists.

1986
Wins the Macao Tourism Prize at the 7th Autumn exhibition at the Estoril Casino Art Gallery, Portugal.

1993
Silver Prize at the 1st Biennial of Macao Artists.
1997
Golden Prize at the 3rd Biennial of Macao Artists.
1999
Silver Prize at the 4th Biennial of Macao Artists.

1999
Awarded the Medal of Cultural Merit by the Government of Macao.

2016
Awarded the Medal of Cultural Merit by the Government of the Macao Special Administrative Region.

                   

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1988
Leal Senado Art Gallery, Macao

1992
Orient Foundation Gallery, Macao

1993
Macao Room Gallery, Macao
Ho Gallery, Hong Kong

1996
“All Men Are Brothers - Artworks of Mio Pang Fei” - Tourism Activities Centre, Macao

1999
"Exhibition of the Works of Mio Pang Fei" - Shanghai Art Museum

2000
"Exhibition of Works by Mio Pang Fei" - Gallery of the City Hall of Maia, Portugal

2003
"Exhibition of Recent Works by Mio Pang Fei" - Shanghai Art Museum

2004
“On Human Condition - Artworks by Mio Pang Fei” and a published accompanying album of paintings.

2008
"Beyond the Surface - Artworks by Mio Pang Fei " - University Art Museum of Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

2012

"Above & Beyond: Neo-Orientalism Art Exhibition by Mio Peng Fei” - Guyuan Art Museum, Zhuhai

“Mio Pang Fei Art Collection Exhibition” - East Square, Galaxy, Macao

"A Frontier Odyssey - Works by Mio Pang Fei" - AFA Beijing space of 798 Art District, Beijing

2014
“Beyond the Surface, Mio Pang Fei Featured Art Exhibition” - Macao Economic and Cultural Office in Taiwan, “Taipei 101” Building, Taipei

2015

“Beyond the Surface, Mio Pang Fei Featured Art Exhibition” - Albergue SCM, Macao

"Art of Ink – Mio Pang Fei Calligraphy Exhibition" - Macao Museum of Art

"Path and Adventure - Works by Mio Pang Fei" - represented Macao, solo, at the 56th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia

                   

JOINT EXHIBITIONS

1985
Luís de Camões Museum, Macao


1986
Nasoni Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal


1987
Exhibition at the Serralves Modern Art Museum, Oporto, Portugal


1989
East and West Art Gallery, Melbourne, Australia


1991
Brussels City Art Gallery, Belgium


1992
Almada Negreiros Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
Exhibition at the Serralves Modern Art Museum, Oporto, Portugal
Exhibition at the Shanghai Art Museum
Exhibition at the Museum of Chinese Revolution, Beijing

                   

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1989
“Macao Contemporary Artists Exhibition", National Museum of Singapore.
 “2nd Federation of Asian Art Associations Exhibition", National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
“Nine Macao Contemporary Artists Exhibition", Hong Kong Sam Lin Gallery.

1990
Traveling exhibition of "Modern Artists of Macao": Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Center of Modern Art in Lisbon (Portugal), Serralves Modern Art Museum, Oporto (Portugal), Bombay (India), New Delhi (India), Taichung Museum of Fine Arts (Taiwan).

"Macao Friends of Culture - Modern Painting Section's Exhibition", Gallery of Leal Senado, Macao.

1991
"5th Federation of International Associations of Asian Artists Exhibition" at the National Gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
"5th Federation of Asian Art Associations Exhibition" in Japan.
"Exhibition of Modern Painting", Chinese Cultural Center in Hong Kong.
Brussels City Art Gallery, Belgium

1992
"1st International Art Expo" in Hong Kong.
"7th Federation of Asian Art Associations Exhibition" in South Korea.
Almada Negreiros Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal

1993
"8th Federation of Asian Art Associations Exhibition" in Japan.
"2nd International Art Expo" in Hong Kong.
"1st Biennial of Macao Artists".

1994
"9th Federation of Asian Art Associations Exhibition" in Taiwan (Museum of National History).

1995
"2nd Biennial of Macao Artists".
"10th Federation of Asian Art Associations Exhibition" in Singapore (National Museum).

1996
"11th Federation of Asian Art Associations Exhibition", Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Philippines.
Traveling exhibition in Portugal (Centre of Studies in Eastern and Western Art and Culture): Caminha, Vila Nova de Cerveira, Lisbon
Exhibition at the Military Club (Center of Studies in Eastern and Western Art and Culture).

1997
"3rd Macao Biennial"
Invited to participate in the "Exhibition of Chinese Art - Modern Oil Paintings" (Liu Hai Su Art Museum, Shanghai)
"12th Asia International Fine Arts Exhibition" (Macao Tourism Activities Centre, Exhibition Room)

1998
Invited to participate at the Shanghai Biennale (Shanghai Art Museum)

1999
"4th Macao Biennial", Macao Museum of Art

2000
Invited to participate at the "Exhibition of New Chinese Paintings" (Liu Hai Su Art Museum, Shanghai)
Exhibition of "20th Century Chinese Oil Painting" - China National Museum of Fine Arts, Beijing

2003
Shanghai Spring Art Salon - Shanghai Everbright Convention and Exhibition Centre
"Painting Thought - Seven Contemporary Artists" - Gallery of the Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau, Macao
"3rd China Oil Painting Exhibition" - China National Museum of Fine Arts, Beijing

2006

"Third Space - Abstract Art, Chinese Text" - Shanghai Art Museum

2007

"2007 Macao Annual Art Exhibition” - Macao Tap Seac Gallery

2008

“Expansion and integration of modern Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition" - Shanghai Art Museum

“International Art Exhibition" - Museum of Fine Arts (Beijing Song Zhuang)

"Macao Artists Exhibition" - Macao SAR Government Beijing Office

2009

“The 11th National Art Exhibition" – Member of the Jury - Guangdong Shantou Lim Por Yen International Convention and Exhibition Center

“Macao Art Exhibition" - Beijing Art Museum of China

“Chinese Art" - Beijing Art Museum of China

2010

“Arts - Currents of Gold into the Black Earth" - Macao

“Macao Art Association Exhibition” - Macao

"Macao Artists Exhibition" - Beijing

“Macao for Haiti and Qinghai” - Macao Artists Charity Exhibition, Macao

“Shanghai Art Fair 2010” – Shanghai

2011

“Painting and Calligraphy of the Macao Yiyuan Association” - Macao

“Macao Visual Arts Exhibition” - Macao

2012

"Discovery – A Creative Journey Through The Works of 20 Macao Contemporary Artists @ MGM MACAO", MGM, Macao

2013

"Masters in Painting - LOVE OF TWO PLACES: An Exhibition of Exquisite" - Macao  

2012 to 2017 (yearly)

“Macao Art Association Exhibition” - Macao

                   

THESIS

“Cubism and Picasso”
“The Aesthetics of Applied Art”
“Time and Architecture”
“Contemporary Art of Macao”
“New Orientalism”

                   

PUBLISHED WORKS

Albums of the artists' works and books edited by the artist

Mio Pang Fei, album, Orient Foundation (1992)
Mio Pang Fei, album, Macao Polytechnic Institute and Macao Foundation (1999)
Artist of the 21st Century - Mio Pang Fei, album, World Chinese Arts Publication, Ltd. (2000)
Fifteen Years of Modern Art in Macao: 1985 - 1999, book, Macao Museum of Art (2004)
On Human Condition - Artworks by Mio Pang Fei, album, Macao Museum of Art (2004)
Mio Pang Fei, album, Macao Circle of Friends of Culture (2007)
Mio Pang Fei - Art Collection Exhibition, exhibition booklet, Galaxy Macao and Casa de Portugal (2012)
Above and Beyond - Neo-Orientalism Art Exhibition by Mio Pang Fei, album, Cultural Affairs Bureau of the Macao SAR Government (2012)

Publications in which the artist's works were published

Chinese Oil Paintings, album; Selections of the Shanghai Art Museum Collection, album; 20th Century Chinese Oil Painting, album; 100 Elite Artists, album; New Chinese Paintings, album; Chinese Hot Earth, album; Selection of International Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy, album; Jiangsu Painting, album; Fine Arts; Artists of Taiwan; Fine Arts Circle; Fine Arts Observation; R.C. Cultural Magazine; Art Garden; Rongbao Art Gallery; Contemporary Art; Art Trend; and Asian Art News, etc.

Included in the publications: Collection of Chinese Oil Paintings and Collection of Exhibits from the Shanghai Fine Arts Museum.

                   

DOCUMENTARIES

1994
“Mio Pang Fei and his Neo-Orientalism” - documentary produced by Fujian Television, China.

2014
“Mio Pang Fei” - documentary produced by director Pedro Cardeira of Inner Harbour Films, Macao