Peng Shuai Paolo is a multidisciplinary artist whose works engages on social, cultural identity and tecnology issues. And Co-founder of ALSO Art Collective. His diverse cultural backgrounds makes the discussion of contradictions and coexistence issues one of the themes of his work. The confusion, exploration and reinterpretation of identity, and the review of self body and soul constitute his writing method of personal history. He moved to Reggio Emilia in 2004, where He continued his passion for drawing and painting. Which later let him to move to Milan. In 2020 He received his Bachelor's Degree in Painting from the Brera Academy of Fine Art. And currently He is continuing his specialized studies in Visual Culture and Curatorial Practice at the Brera Academy of Fine Art.


BORN
China, Xiangtan, 1995


EDUCATION
BFA with Honors in Painting, Brera Academy of Fine Arts, Milan


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020
Uovo sodo, Giacomo Agosti, Studio Zecchillo ex Studio di Piero Manzoni, Milan
INTRO- A very short introduction, Laurentiu Craioveanu, MA-EC gallery, Milan


2018
Le Arti della Cina (l'inedito mondo artistico cinese in Italia), Giacomo Agosti, Fondazione Italia Cina, Milan
La realtà superficiale, Fondazione Paolina Brugnatelli, Milan


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021
IDEM/ALTER, Silvia Vannacci, Saletta Campolmi, Prato
Routes, Rea! Curatorial Team, Scalo Lambrate, Milan
With. In, Metaxy Curatorial Kollective, Sparc* Spazio Arte Contemporanea, Venice

2020
Art in Act 008, Linda Kniffitz, Villa Paris, Teramo
Digital Yellow, Art Verona, Bianchi Zardin Contemporary Art, Verona
Rea! Art Fair, Fabbrica del vapore, ex-cisterne, Milan
Urban Fringe, Peng Shuai, Studio d'Arte Banshan, Milan
#Hofattounbelgesto, The Glass Cathedral, Fondamenta Manin 1, Murano

Il filo di Turandot- I Edizione, virtual exhibition, MA-EC gallery, Milan

2019

Anima e colore- Milano Gallery Weekend, Fondazione Paolina Brugnatelli, Milan
Mosaic Biennial, Linda Kniffitz, Palazzo Rasponi dalle Teste, Ravenna
Fragmented image, Laurentiu Craioveanu, Laurentiu Craioveanu Contemporary Art Studio, Lodi
Posso-pensare-ad-una-sola-parola-ma-non-alla-frase-intera, Riccardo Vailati, Palazzo Visconti, Brignano
Open studio, Walk-in Studio Festival, Laurentiu Craioveanu, Studio Conte Rosso 22, Milan
Esposizione d'arte contemporanea, Laurentiu Craioveanu, Carta Bianca, Milan
5 Artists, Laurentiu Craioveanu, Studio Zecchillo, Milan
Unusual Vision, Yang Chunmeng, Villa Burba, Rho
A look without border, Milan Design Week, House of Art & Artists S.R.L, Milan
Ri-levante, Laurentiu Craioveanu, House of Art & Artists S.R.L, Milan


2018
Compromise, collettivo curatoriale e artistico O'Dirk, SpazioFico, Milan
Bordo visibile, Lulumean Studio, Avantlab, Milan

Darwin Day, Maurizio Arcangeli, Clara Bonfiglio, Cristina Muccioli, Museo di Storia Naturale di Milano, Milan


PRIZES


2021
EsponiMi Prize, winner, Rotary Club, Rho

2020
Rea! Art Prize, winner, Fabbrica del vapore, Milan
EsponiMi Prize, finalist, Rotary Club, Rho

2019
GAEM Prize, first classified, CNA project, Ravenna

2017
Paolina Brugnatelli Visual Arts Prize, first classified, Fondazione Paolina Brugnatelli, Milan


RESIDENCIES

2021
VIR Viafarini-in-residence, Milan


CURATORIAL

2021
VGM18 - Digital Warming (Online exhibition)

2020
Giornata del contemporaneo - He Yunchang (online exhibition)
城市边缘 / URBAN FRINGE, Peng Shuai Paolo studio, Milan