1957             Born in Beijing, China


1978-1981    Studies at the Beijing Film Academy, Art  

                     Department,Beijing, China


1981              Admitted by the Ministry of Culture of China

                      and awarded government grant for studies overseas


1981-1982     Studies Italian in Perugia, Italy

                      Graduated from the Experimental film  Center of Rome, Italy


                      Teaches at the Central Art Academy,Hubei; 

                      Art Academy, Hua Dong Normal  University;

                      Shi Jia Zhuang Film & Television School; 

                      Hebei Normal University; Dong Bei Normal University;

                      Zhe Jiang Normal  University; 

                      Tsing Qua University School of Art, Han Dan;  

                      Sichuan Art Academy, Department of oil painting. 


         Lives and works in Beijing, China                                           

Solo Exhibitions


2016   “Li Xiangyang-Il Battito Per L’aria Di Una Mano Sola” Visionarea Art Spa           ce, Roma , Italy 

          “Li Xiangyang” Ponte Gallery Rome  Italy


2015   “breathe” palace Collicola visual art,Spoleto, Italy


2014   “Fleetingly through the door” musem of trame mediterranee , 

          Gibellina , Italy 


2012   “Li Xiangyang> Diagonale gallery, Rome ,Italy


1999   “Exhibition at Venice International Art Expo”, Bacino di Marittima,

           Venice, Italy


1987   “Li Xiangyang”, Ferro di Cavallo Gallery, Rome, Italy


1985   “Li Xiangyang”, S.Marinella Gallery, Rome, Italy



Selected Group Exhibitions



2016   “  Visione Altrove” Convitto Ragusa Sale espositive Noto  , Sicilia , Italy

           “Power! -solo -positions”Cura Christophe Menager  solo progect ,Basel           contemporary art fair  Basel


2015   “original country” Expo Milan , Italy

          “Base of sentiment” Musem of Accademy of Cinema of Beijing, China    

          “Crocevia” musem of monument Vittorio Emanule  Rome Italy

2014   “Image out of Image” Musem of Zhongshan city , Guangdong, China


2012   “New Abstraction” 15’Art Expo in Beijing,China

          “Abstraction Art” Musem of Tianjin Accademy of Fine Art,China


2011   “La Grande Astrazione Celeste – Arte Cinese del XXI Secolo“ MACRO

          Contemporary Art Musem of Rome, Italy


2010   “Trace & Qualitative Leap”, The Second Beijing film academy

          NEW MEDIA ART Triennial, 4D Space 


          Museum of BFA, Beijing, China


          “The Global Abstraction of Chinese Painters” Museum of the

          Towncouncil of Chongqing, China


          “Assimilating Antiquity”, Depth in Space in Contemporary

          Chinese Painting, Yuan Art Museum, Beijing, China


          “The Great Celestial Abstraction – Chinese Art of the 21st Century,

          NAMOC, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China


2009   “Beijing Contemporary Art Fair”, Beijing, China


2008   “Power and Form”, Bridge Art Centre Beijing, China


2005-2006   The Film “A Chinese in Rome”at the Italian Film and Video

                  Retrospective during Italian Chinese Cultural Year, Italian


                  Institute of Culture of China, Beijing, China



2004   Documentary “The story of Li Xiang Yang (52 mins), presented on the           heonix TV, Hong Kong, China


          Script writer, Assistant Director for “A Chinese in Rome”, produced

          by RAI 3, Rome, Italy


2001   “Dialogue”, Mantova Art Museum, Manova, Italy


          “The Third Condition”, Castle of Bari, Bari, Italy


2000   “Contemporary Chinese Art Exhibition”, Villa Brada, Padova


          “Group Exhibition”, Decorative Art Museum of Modena, Italy


          “Group Exhibition”, side Event of the Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy


1997   “The Second Wave”, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China


1996   International exhibition “Boccioni Prize”, Latina Expo, Latina, Italy


1994   “Exhibition for the 46th Michetti Award”, Modena, Italy


1991   “Wild Way”, Festival dei Due Mondi, Spoleto, Italy


1989   “Florence Contemporary Art Fair” Florence,Italy


          “Milan Contemporary Art Fair”Milan,Italy

1988   “young artist in Rome”Rome,Italy