Tabula Rasa Gallery London is pleased to present I thought it was dead; It thought it was spring, the first UK solo exhibition of the Chinese artist Dan Zhu for the 2022 edition of London Gallery Weekend. After completing her residence at the Rijksakademie in 2019 in Amsterdam, the artist Dan Zhu quickly gained recognition from several institutions and won the prestigious Dutch Royal Modern Painting Prize in 2020. In the same year, she also won the annual C.o.C.A. award granted by the Collectors of Contemporary Art Foundation in the Netherlands, and presented her solo exhibition at the Kunst Institute...
  • Dan Zhu (b.1985) lives and works between The Hague, the Netherlands and Shenyang, China. Working across painting, drawing and mural,...

    Dan Zhu (b.1985) lives and works between The Hague, the Netherlands and Shenyang, China. Working across painting, drawing and mural, she often juxtaposes natural objects with familiar figures, together transforming into unusual scenes and happenings that are in harmony with energies on site.

     

    Dan Zhu was the artist in residence at the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam (2018-2019)...