b. 1986 in Wuhan, China

Currently based in Germany


Education:

2018 – now Akademie der Bildenden Künste München, Klasse Prof. Julian Rosefeldt

2010 – 2013 China Academy of Art, School of Intermedia Art, MA in Curatorial Studies while studying and working as teaching assistant in Studio of Experimental Image

2004 – 2008 Wuhan University, Business School, BA in Business Administration

2006 – 2008 Huazhong University of Science & Technology, School of Foreign Languages, BA in English Studies (double major)


Residency:

2012.07 Cité internationale des Arts, Paris


Award:

Excellent Graduation Thesis: Redemption of Images: Mnemosyne and Angelus Novus


Art Projects:

2017.03 – 2017.05 Fleeting Strangers, Yuan Keru Film Project, deputy director, Shanghai

2014.05 – 2017.12 Long term art project The Grand Voyage, collaborate with Guo Xi

2013.07 – 2014.09 Yang Fudong Studio, artist's assistant


Exhibitions:

2020 In the dark times, will there also be singing? Yes, there will also be singing. About the dark times. Blitz Club, München

2019 STRATA Museum for the Age of Penumbra, AdBK, München

Microscopic Eyes Detective Minds, VACATION, NYC

Yellow Reflection, Galerie Liusa Wang, Paris

2018 Tell Me a Story: Locality and Narrative, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino

2017 Frontier – Re-assessment of Post-Globalisational Politics, OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai

2016 Creative Operational Solutions, Para Site, Hong Kong

Huayu Young Artist Award Nominees' Exhibition, Sanya

HOLZWEGE , ShanghART Gallery, Shanghai

*The Grand Voyage: A Man Upside Down, OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai

Annals of Floating Island, Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong

Tell Me a Story: Locality and Narrative, Rockbund Art Museum Shanghai

2015 The Ballad of Generation Y , OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai

Jimei x Arles International Photography Festival, Xiamen

* The Grand Voyage: The Fifth Prophecy and Four Characters, Imagokinetics project space in West Bund Art and Design Fair, Shanghai

*Preview: The Grand Voyage, ShanghART Gallery, Shanghai

Folklore of the Cyber World, Chronus Art Center, Shanghai

2014 *Prophecy Release: the Grand Voyage, 80 WSE Gallery, New York

2010 Investigating Project about Stone Sculpture Industry in Quyang, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou

solo shows are marked with *


Curatorial Projects:

2016 Trembling Surfaces, Long March Space, curator, Beijing

2014 Tales from the Taiping Era, co-curator, Red Brick Art Museum, Beijing

2013 One Meter Theater, executive curator, Imagokinetics, Hangzhou

Limited Knowledge, executive curator, City University of Hong Kong, HK

Greenbox: Remapping- the Space of Media Reality, co-curator, Media City Research Center, Hangzhou

2012 The Surprise of Existence - A Moment of Youth Image, executive curator, Lianzhou Foto

Limited Knowledge, executive curator, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou

Experimental Image Theater: The Deferred Realm, co-planner, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou

Salmon Without Summer, curator, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou

2011 Free Speech: Graduation Exhibition of School of Intermedia Art, China Academy of Art, project manager, Hangzhou

Wax & Wane, curator, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou

The Light Driver, curator, Community Art Space, Hangzhou


Publications:

2015 Journal from the Grand Voyage, co-artist

2013 Eleven Fictional Captions for group show Wave (3rd), Bund 18 Temporary Art Space, Shanghai

One Meter Theater, editor

2012 Limited Knowledge, editor