Liu Ding


Liu Ding ed. (2010). Liu Ding’s Thinking: Between Small Gardens and Small Marketplaces. Milan: Primo Marella Gallery.

Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing-Lucerne (2009). I Wrote Down Some of my Thoughts – Liu Ding. Beijing.

Haq, N., Liu Ding (Ed.) (2008). Liu Ding - Products. Bristol: Arnolfini.

Selected Bibliography

Winnie, Won Yin Wong (2009). Liu Ding. Art World. June-July, Issue 9. pp. 112-115.

Albertini, C. (2008). Liu Ding. In: Avatars and Antiheros. A Guide to Contemporary Chinese Artists. Tokyo, New York, London: Kodansha International. pp. 76-79.

Haq, N. (2008). Consumer Seismography. In: Liu Ding - Products. Bristol: Arnolfini, pp. 5-6.

Jocks, H.-N. (2008). Liu Ding. Das Gefühl der Langeweile ohne die geringste Wut im Bauch. Ein Gespräch mit Heinz-Nobert Jocks. Kunstforum International, November-December, 194. pp. 185–195.

Liu Ding (2008). Do It – How and What Do We Let the Art Museums Do. In: DO IT, ed. Hu Fang and Obrist, H.-U., Guangzhou: Vitamin Creative Space. pp. 24-25.

Liu Ding (2008). Where is Eternity. In: Ciric, B. (Ed.). Rejected Collection. Milan, New York: Edizioni Charta. pp. 202-203.

Matt, G. (2008). Liu Ding. In: Interviews 2. Wien: Kunsthalle Wien. pp. 180-187.

Spalding, D. (2008). Priceless Images, Heartless Paintings: the Critical Complicity of Liu Ding. In: Liu Ding - Products. Bristol: Arnolfini. pp. 31-37.

Yao, Pauline J. (2008). Liu Ding – Tracing the Surface. In: Young Chinese Artists – The Next Generation. Munich, Berlin, London, New York: Prestel. pp. 150–159.

Boers, W. & Pi Li (2007). In: Touching the Stones. Cologne: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walter König. pp. 212-215.

Lu, Carol. (2007). Liu Ding. In: China Art Book. The 80 most renowned Chinese artists. Cologne: DuMont Buchverlag. pp. 200-207.

Battiston, E. & Zhu Tong (2006). Fancy Dream. NYARTS, July-August, vol 11. pp. 39-42.

Bonami, F. (2006). Alllooksame?: ArtChinaJapanKoreaArt. Milano: Mondadori Electa. pp. 172-175.

Liu Ding (2006). Liu Ding. In: Artist Links 2002-2006. Shanghai: Artist Links China. pp. 132-135.

Lu, Carol. (2006). Liu Ding. Contemporary, 2006 Annual. pp. 42-43.

Millichap, J. (Ed.) (2006). Liu Ding. In: New Photography in China. Hongkong: 3030 Press, pp. 96-101.

Serpentine Gallery (2006). China Power Station Part 1. Fused Magazine. China Power Station Issue. p. 21.

Spalding, D. (2006). Eager Paintings, Empathetic Products: Liu Ding’s Critical Complicity. Yishu – Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art, Winter issue. pp. 69-72.

Spalding, D. (2006). Second Guangzhou Triennial Review. Artforum, April 2006. p. 264.

Vine, R. (2006). Cities on the Make. Art In America. September 2006. p. 75.

Guo Xiaoyan, Obrist, H.-U., Hou Hanru (2005) The Second Guangzhou Triennial, Guangzhou: Lingnan Art Publishing House, Guangdong Museum of Art. pp. 232-235.

Lu, Carol. (2004). Temporality. Available:

Lu, Carol (2003). Clothes and Capsules – new installation art from China. Flash Art, July–September, 231. pp. 94-96.

Lu, Carol (2003). First Beijing Biennale. Flash Art, November–December, 233. pp. 41-50.

Lu, Carol (2003). Artist of the week: Liu Ding – Player & Deceiver. Available:

Lu, Carol (2003). Interview with Liu Ding, Available:

Wu Hong (2003). Distance: The Relationship between Psychology and Physiology, Virtual and Real, Normal and Abnormal. In: Distance – the 21st Century Chinese Fine Arts Anthology. Guangzhou: Guangdong Museum of Art. pp. 20-29.