China focus

Fan Zhe

Exhibition curator

Fan Zhe © Pierre Grasset

Originally from Lioning, China, Fan Zhe is an artist, cultural mediator, entrepreneur and curator of many exhibitions. He began his studies in France in 2000 and obtained, in 2006, a Master in Fine Arts at the University of Paris VIII. His work was selected in the Salon de Montrouge, then in the Young European Creation as a representative of France.

Since 2002, he has published successively six books on design, related to furniture, advertising, shop windows, fashion catalogues and sculptures. From 2007 to 2013, he ran his own design company. From 2009 to 2011, he became a jury member of several design schools such as Maryse-Eloy. In 2015, he created the Cévenol International Park (Chambon-sur-Lignon, Haute-Loire), a centre dedicated to arts and cultural exchanges between France and China.

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