Born in An Yang City, China. He received his Master Degree in 1993 from Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China. Now lives and works in Shanghai and New York. Zhang Huan, the representative of the Chinese avant-garde art, engaged in performance art. He participated in various solo exhibitions, including "Amituofo" (2010, Taipei), "Neither Coming Nor Going" (2009, New York), "Altered States" (2008, Canada), "Ash", Haunch of Venison, (2007, UK). Selected group exhibitions are "Art for The World, The Sculpture Project of The Expo Boulevard" (2010, Shanghai), "Steel Life" (2009, Italy), "China Gold, Contemporary Chinese Art" (2008, France). His works have been collected by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA and Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China.