Matthew Marks Gallery

Xinyi Cheng

  • Books and Catalogues


    Bell, Kirsty, Alvin Li, Christina Li, and Mi You. Xinyi Cheng: Seen Through Others. Paris: Lafayette Anticipations, 2022.


    Drawing 2020. New York: Gladstone Gallery; Cologne: Walther König, 2020.
    Beckstette, Sven, ed., Xinyi Cheng: The Horse with The Eye Blinders. Berlin: Hamburger Bahnhof, 2020.


    The Blower, Hong Kong: BHKM, 2018.

  • Selected Articles


    Liu, Jasmine. “Xinyi Cheng.” Art in America, Summer 2023, p. 72.


    Hine, Will. “Xinyi Cheng Receives French Institutional Debut,” Ocula, March 23, 2022.
    Luquet-Gad, Ingrid. “Xinyi Cheng’s Intimate Assault on Reality,” Flash Art, no. 338, Spring 2022.
    Moroz, Sarah. “These sensual paintings explore the complexities of intimacy,” i-D, March 23, 2022 (online).


    “Shanghai Biennale Announces Theme, Artists For 2021 Edition,” Artforum, April 5, 2021 (online).
    Elderton, Louisa. “Xinyi Cheng ‘The Horse with Eye Blinders’ Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin,” Flash Art, no. 334, Spring 2021.
    Davies, Lillian. “Interviews: Xinyi Cheng on painting during the pandemic and communing with the unknown,” Artforum, March 5, 2021 (online).

    Weber, Tomas. “Antibodies,” Artforum, December 15, 2020 (online).


    Armstrong, Annie. “Art Basel’s Baloise Art Prize,” Artnet, June 14, 2019 (online).
    “Baloise Art Prize awarded to Giulia Cenci and Xinyi Cheng,” Artforum, June 14, 2019 (online).


    “4 Chinese Artists You Need to Know,” i-D, Spring 2018.
    “The 15 Breakout Artists of 2018,” Artsy, April 30, 2018 (online).
    He, Fiona. “Xinyi Cheng,” Artforum vol. 57, no. 2, October 2018.
    Li, Alvin. “A Lover’s Discourse,” Interview Magazine, no. 523, Winter 2018.
    Smith, Roberta. “Painting: An (Incomplete) Survey of the State of the Art,” The New York Times, August 2, 2018, p. C13.
    Yau, John. “Taking Stock of Painting Today,” Hyperallergic, August 12, 2018.


    “Critic’s Guide: Shanghai,” Frieze, November 8, 2017 (online).
    Gates, Anita. “A Diverse Selection at Frieze London,” The New York Times, October 3, 2017.
    Le Gall, Loïc. “Xinyi Cheng. A Celebration of Painting!,” CURA No. 26, October 2017.
    You, Mi. “Xinyi Cheng: The hands of a barber, they give in,” Artforum, July 6, 2017 (online).


    “20 Chinese Emerging Artists You Should Know,” Artsy, July 30, 2016 (online).


    “Top 10 Visual Art in 2014,” Baltimore City Paper, December 17, 2014.
    Callahan, Maura. “First Blush,” Baltimore City Paper, June 26, 2014.