Chen Wei is a prominent figure in a new generation of internationally minded artists working within the realm of photography in China. Chen has exhibited extensively throughout Asia, including at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Shanghai, The Contemporary Art Institute in Beijing and the 2009 Seoul International Photography Festival. He has been the focus of solo exhibitions in China, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and the UK. Chen's work features in the Rubell Family Collection and in 2013 was included in their 28 Chinese group exhibition in Miami.