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Recent & forthcoming:
2022, V.O Curations, London (solo, forthcoming)
2021, 1815, The Perfect Flaw, Huayu Youth Art Award, Huayu Art Centre (forthcoming)
2021, Close, Closer, The Dwelling Place of the Other in Me, Power Station of Art, Shanghai (forthcoming)
2021, Wuhan Punk, I Could Not Recall How I Got Here, Tabula Rasa Gallery, London 
2021, Counterfictions, Aesthetica Short Film Festival, York
2021, Conversation with Matthew Worley, moderated by Dr. Weida Wang, Hoxton Books
2021, Wuhan Punk, Videoex, Zurich
2021, 1815, East Lake Sculpture Biennial, Wuhan
2021, Visiting Artist & Artist Talk, Savannah College of Art and Design
2021, Conversation with Sophie Xiaofei Guo, OCAT Institute, Beijing
2021, Art Lovers Movie Club: Wuhan Punk, ArtReview, London
2021, Wuhan Punk: Chris Zhongtian Yuan, Frank Davis Memorial Lecture, The Courtauld Institute of Art, London
2021, Close, Closer, A Continuation of Decentralized Reality with Expanding Intimacy, OCAT Institute, Beijing
2021, Wuhan Punk, Spring Time, Palm Trees, Antenna Space, Shanghai
2021, Wuhan Punk, Hyper Fuctional, Ultra Healthy | not/nowhere Presents, Somerset House, London
2021, Counterfictions, London Design Biennale, London
2020, Wuhan Punk, 5th Documentary Exhibition of Fine Art Triennale, Hubei Museum of Art, Wuhan
2020, Wuhan Punk, Film & Video Umbrella, London
2020, 1815, K11, Wuhan (solo)
2020, Wuhan Punk, Banal Objects / DIY Aesthetics, OCAT Institute, Beijing
2020, Counterfictions, Aesthetica Art Prize, York Art Gallery, York
2020, Counterfictions, Open Sound, Outpost Gallery, Norwich
2019, Counterfictions, Project Review, Architectural Association, London 
2019, Border Walks, London Zoo (performance)
2018, City of Objects, School of Athens, Venice Architecture Biennale Greek Pavilion


Selected awards & commissions:
V.O Curations Residency
Film London FLAMIN Fellowship (2021-22)
OCAT Institute Research-based Curatorial Project (2020)
Film & Video Umbrella Commission (2020)
Aesthetica Art Prize Winner (2020)
Rice University SOA Fellowship (2014-15)
Salt Lake City 69.70 International Competition Honorable Mention (2013)
Metropolitan Design Center Research Travel Fellowship (2010)
University of Minnesota Global Excellence Scholarship (2007-11).


Selected Texts:
A Heavy Choking, A Monster Roars, A Neglected Dawn for Chán Magazine (2021)
Ghost World by Travis Jeppesen for Huayu Youth Art Award, translated by Dot Jia (2021)
Artforum Critics’ Picks by Fiona He (2021)
OCAT Institute, Close, Closer, in conversation with Sophie Xiaofei Guo (2021)
low theory issue 2 by Kate Wong, Wuhan Punk (2020)
1815, Yoojin Choi, Year Without a Summer (2020)
1815, Maja Mazurkiewicz, Re-imaging Nature in History (2020)
1815, Xin Wang, Water Spilling from the Eaves Deafens Me (2020)
1815, Doron von Beider, Entropy (2020)
Aesthetica Magazine, Between Reality and Fiction, in conversation with Manijeh Verghese (2020)
AArchitecture 40, Wuhan Punk (2020)
Film & Video Umbrella, Steven Bode, Wuhan Punk (2020)
Film & Video Umbrella, Iris Long, Unreal (2020)
K11 Wuhan, 1815 (2020)
Aesthetica Art Prize, Counterfictions (2020)
Binary Opposition, Connecting Future Catalogue, K11 Wuhan (2014)
Boundless City, Young Video Artist Group Catalogue, K11 Wuhan (2010)


Education:
2016-19 AA Dip/M.Arch, Architectural Association
2014-15 M.Arch courses, Rice University
2009-11/13-14 B.S. Architecture, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (2011-13, employment in architectural offices, Copenhagen, Denmark)
2007-09 B.A. Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities









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