Fang Chen

Nationality: China
Awards: First Prize at the 9th Chaumont International Poster and Graphic Arts Festival of France, Top Prize at the 11th Colorado International Poster Biennale of the United States, Grand Prix at the 4th Trnava International Poster Triennial of Slovak Republic, Gold Award at the 1st Hong Kong International Poster Triennial of China First Place at Ecocartoon—the 4th International Patio Brasil Environmental Humor Show of Brazil, etc. In addition, He is the recipient of Master’s Eye Award from Trnava Poster Triennial 2003, Slovakia. In 2007, Chen was named as the Honor Laureate of the 15th Colorado International Poster Biennale of the United States.
Education: Bachelor of Graphic Design from Hubei Institute of Technology in 1984 MFA in Graphic Design from Hubei Academy of Fine Arts in 1991
Exhibitions & solo exhibition: Chen has had laureate solo exhibitions in the 10th Chaumont Poster and Graphic Arts Festival 1999, the 5th Trnava Poster Triennial 2003 and the 15th Colorado International Poster Biennial 2007.
Publication: His work have been published in hundreds of highly selective periodicals and books including Art Actuel (Paris), Communication Arts (Menlo Park), Graphic Design History (Bratislava), Kak (Moscow) and The UNESCO Courier (Paris), etc. Feature articles about Chen have appeared in World Graphic Design (Merrell publishers Ltd, London), New Masters of Poster Design (Rockport publishers Inc, MA), China Photography (Beijing), Idea (Tokyo), Novum (Munich), Print and Graphis (New York).