An artist and independent curator. Lived outside of China since late 1980s and temporarily moved back to Shanghai in June 2004. He has worked closely with local artists, academics and professionals in art field since then.
ZHANG Lansheng, born in Shanghai, China, immigrate to Australia in 1989. Trained as a practice artist in Shanghai, he has exhibited in many countries and his works have been part of some major art museums’ collections internationally. He has worked in a curatorial or advisory role at the shanghai Art Museum and a number of public art museums or galleries overseas since late 1980s. He holds the academic qualifications of Master degree in Art History from the Australian National University and now is the PhD candidate at the Humanity Research Centre of the Research School in the Australian National University. Since temporarily moved back to Shanghai in June 2004, he has worked closely with local artists, academics and professionals in art field. He is now the convenor of the Arts Management Course in the Eastern China Normal University School of Art in Shanghai and a Special Project Researcher with the Shanghai Art Museum.