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Education:

Master of Fine Arts- School of the Art Institute of Chicago | 2018-2020

Bachelor of Fine Arts- China Academy of Art Shanghai Institute of Design | 2013-2017

 

Upcoming festival & exhibitions:

"Ground Floor"- Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL | December 8th, 2020 to February 28th, 2021

“Perspectives 2021”- CICA Museum, South Korea | January 2021

 

On going exhibition:

‘Obition’ exhibition, online, Seoul, South Korea | November 3, 2020

Shanghai Young Art Fair 2020, Shanghai, China | November 12th to 15th, 2020 

Launch - Alumni Work from the SAIC Graduate Class of 2020 | October 19 - November 24, 2020

Festival & Exhibitions:

International Underground Music Video Festival, Paris, France | October 31, 2020

“My home is an island” – Arthousehaus, Vauxhall, London | September 24- October 3, 2020

The future of our plan: SAIC Graduate Class of 2020, online | August 5th, 2020

‘Uncanny Reconstructions’- Abstract Lunch, online | April 2020

“Perspectives 2020”- CICA Museum, South Korea | January 2020

ExTv channel in School of the Art Institute of Chicago | September 2019

‘2059 Regeneration ‘- Zhijiang International Youth Art Festival, Hangzhou, China | May 2019

2019 Music Short Film Festival | April 2019

NEOSFEST Encuentro Interbacional De Experimentacion Audiovisual— Puebla, Mexico | November 2018

“Spatial Flexibility” — China Academy of Art | May 2017

“Return to the Nest” - the Affiliated Art High School of China Academy of Art | April 2014

 

Features:

Booooooom tv | January 2021

Girlsclub Asia | September 2020

Art Hole Magazine | August 10th, 2020

Side Street Studio Arts- CAYA Gallery | August 2020

 

Collection: 

Shanghai Young Art Fair 2020, ‘7 days in Taobao’, digital drawing

Artist talk:

Artist talk at Arthousehaus, online | October 10th, 2020

FVNMA Grad talk- ‘Textile Landscape’, School of the Art Institute of. Chicago | February 17th, 2020

 

Work & Volunteer:

Art instructor - InArt.Inc | September 2020 till now

Directed and animated music video ‘Lake’ | July 2020- 

Teaching Assistant- Early College Program at School of the Art Institute of Chicago | June 2020-August 2020

Art advisor - Cornerstone Education | January 2020- September 2020

Teaching Assistant- School of the Art Institute of Chicago | January 2019- May 2020

Directed and animated music video ‘LCR’ | December 2019- January 2020

Online videos producer - Adults Continue Studies- School of the Art Institute of Chicago | June 2019- September 2019

Volunteer- Conversation on The Edge in Gene Siskel Film Center | October 2018- November 2018 

Graphic Designer- Zhangtai Group | February 2018- August 2018

Volunteer- The “Not Treasure, Not Trash” Exhibition | November 2016

 

Awards:

First Prize, Best Young Artist of the Year, 2020 GAMMA Young Artist Competition, Seoul, South Korea, 2020

Best Animated Music Video, International Underground Music Video Festival, Paris, France, 2020

Winter Merit Scholarship for OX-Bow, 2019 

Scholarship for excellence in social practices, 2015-2016 

Scholarship for excellence in academic performance, 2015