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Recent & forthcoming:
2021, Artist Talk, The Courtauld Institute of Art (forthcoming)
2021, 1815, East Lake Sculpture Biennial, Wuhan (forthcoming)
2021, Visiting Artist & Artist Talk, Savannah College of Art and Design (forthcoming)
2021, Close, Closer, OCAT Institute, Beijing (forthcoming)
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
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
2020, Counterfictions, acting method
2019, Counterfictions, Project Review, Architectural Association, London
2019, Border Walks, London Zoo (performative events)
2018, City of Objects, Venice Architecture Biennale Greek Pavilion
2018, Domestic Theatre, London Met Architecture School
2018, Ghost Towers, Project Review, Architectural Association, London
2017, Domestic Theatre, Campo Space, Rome
2017, City of Objects, Project Review, Architectural Association, London
2015, Shotgun, Rice Gallery, Houston, TX
2014, Binary Opposition, K11, Wuhan
2010, Boundless City, K11, Wuhan


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


Texts:
low theory issue 2, Wuhan Punk (2020)
OCAT Institute, Year Zero, in conversation with Claire Shiying Li (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)
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)
Wallach Gallery, Claire Shiying Li, River Nights (2019)
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 (two-year employment gap due to personal hardship)
2007-09 B.A. Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities









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