Ma Haijiao

Ma Haijiao

 born 1990, Hebei province, China, based   in   Beijing

studied from 2009 to 2016 at the China Academy of Art, where he gained a BA and then an MFA. He now lives and works in Beijing. His art practice has an enduring concern with the daily “routine” of life, and taking this as his starting point, he traces its logic to shape video narratives and other works.

His recent exhibitions include "Happy Valley" (Tabula Rasa Gallery, Beijing, 2018); "Today's Yesterday: The 1st Anren Biennale" (Anren, Chengdu, 2017); “Message to the Future”(Canvas Contemporary Gallery, Amsterdam, 2017); “The New Normal”(Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2017); "Semantic Satiation" (Tabula Rasa Gallery, Beijing, 2017); "Why Not Ask Again: The 11th Shanghai Biennale" (Power Station of Art, Shanghai, 2016); "Fly Without Wings"(V ART Center, Shanghai,2015) .

Ma Haijiao was a finalist for the 10th Three Shadows Photography Award, he was a nominee for the A021xPORSCHE Young Chinese Artist of the Year, 2017. His work "Mr.Quan" was collected by Power Station of Art, Shanghai.



  • I came of age without the Berlin Wall, 2018
  • I Came of Age Without the Berlin Wall, 2018