Hua Jin

CURRICULUM VITAE

       

EDUCATION 

2015  MFA, Studio Arts: Photography, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada 


2012  BFA, Photography, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC, Canada

 

SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2019  Dundee, Centre Culturel Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Montreal, Canada 2019 Into the Woods, Conseil des arts de Montréal, QC, Canada
2019  My Big Family, Les rencontres internationales de la photographie en Gaspésie, Chandler, QC, Canada
2019  The Trees Want to Remain Quiet, But The Wind Won't Stop, Contact, Photography Festival Featured Exhibition, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, ON

2019  Dundee, Capture Photo Festival selected exhibition, Vancouver, Canada

2019  Flowers and Monster, Hua Jin & Ari Bayuaji, The Stewart Hall Cultural Centre, Pointe-Claire, QC


2018  The Wind of Time, Lianzhou International Foto Festival 2018, Guangzhou, China. 
 2018 Peony, Capture Photo Festival, Viridian Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada


2017  Moonlight, Capture Photo Festival, Viridian Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada
 

2016  Undulating Landscape - Hua Jin & Neil Goodman, The Research House for Asian Art (RHAA), Chicago, USA 

2016  Don’t Look You Will See, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2016  Compound Vision - Hua Jin & Fu Meng, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, Canada 
 2015 Don’t Look, You Will See, Concordia University MFA gallery, Montreal, QC, 2015  CHECKPOINT - Hua Jin & Pavitra Wickramasinghe, Festival Accés Asie, 
Maison de la culture de Cote-des-Neiges, Montréal, Canada 

2012  Untitled, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

2012  My Big Family, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, BC, Canada

2011  My Big Family, Asia Pacific Foundation, Vancouver, BC, Canada 

2011  My Big Family, 221A Artist Run Centre, Vancouver, BC, Canada 



SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 
2019  Temporary Files, Centre Sagamie, Alma, Quebec, Canada
2019  Territory II, Pierre Blache, Gagnon-Forest, Hua Jin, Alain Lefort, Andreas Rutkauskas, Jayce Salloum, In Satellite with Momenta, Castiglione Gallery, Montreal, QC

2019  At Three Miles an Hour, Strondin Studio, Seyeisfjoreur, Iceland
2019  Common Waters, Cambridge Art Galleries and BRIDGE, Ontario, Canada

2018  Reconnection, Museum of Fine Art Montreal, Montreal, Canada

2017  Second Chinese Women Artists Video Art Festival 2017, Mexico

2017  Zoom on Montreal, Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec, Montreal
 

2016  Gazing into Water, featured exhibition, Xishuangbanna International Photo Festival, Kunming, China 


2015  Crossroads - CONTACT Photography Festival, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
 

2015  Through the Body: Lens Based Works by Chinese Women Artists, Contact Photo Festival, University of Toronto Art Centre, Toronto, Canada

2014  Conversing in the Passing of Time, FOFA gallery, Montreal, Canada

2013  Lishui Photography Festival, Zhejiang Lishui, China

2013  Capture Photography Festival, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2013  EGO (Exploitation, Glorification, Objectification), ZhouB Art Centre, Chicago, USA 
 

2012  Emily Carr Award Winner Show, Winsor Gallery, Vancouver, BC, 

2011  Top 20 Chinese Emerging Contemporary Photographers, Zhejiang Art Museum, Hangzhou, China

2009  Pingyao International Photography Festival, PingYao, China
 

2007  Presence, National Forum for Culturally Diverse Organizations, Toronto, Canada
 2007 CHINESE WALLS, WALLS ART Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland

2006  RESTLESS - Contemporary Photography and New Media, MOCA Shanghai, China

 

ARTIST RESIDENCY

2020  Assemblages, Centre VU, Québec, QC, Canada 

2019  37th Contemporary Art International Symposium of Baie Saint-Paul, QC, Canada
 

2019  Wanderlust, Skaftfell Thematic Residency, Iceland 

2018  Biophilia, Ayatana Residency, Ottawa, Canada

2017  Centre Sagamie, Printing Residency Alma, Quebec, Canada 

2017  Breathing: Canadian & Chinese Artists Co-habitation-Co-creation Residence Project 
 

2017  Van Art Farm Residency, Vancouver, Canada

2016  Vermont Studio Centre, USA

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2019  Hua Jin: Dundee, by Christian Roy, Vie des Arts, Quebec, Oct 08,

2019  Germinating Herbarium, A book of Botanical Art, Issue 1 of The Ayatana Artists's Research Annual 

2019  “Vertiges, Les éditions d'art le Sabord, no. 112, Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada,

2018
 Montreal Has a New Art Award, Canadian Art by Leah Sandals, Dec 4, 2018
 

SELECTED AWARDS

2019   Coup de Cœur de la 37e édition du Symposium international d’art contemporain de Baie-Saint-Paul, QC.

2019   Canada Council for the Arts, International Residency Program in the Visual Arts.

2018   Cultural Diversity in Visual Arts Award, The Conseil des arts de Montréal

 

COLLECTIONS

2020  City of Montreal

2019  Desjardins Collection

2019  Stewart Hall Art Gallery

2019  Canada Foreign Affairs

2018  Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
2007  Museum of Contemporary Art Shanghai