Hu Weiyi was born in 1990 in Shanghai. Graduated with a BA in Public Art from China Academy of Art in 2013, and a MA in Inter-Media Art in 2016, Hu Weiyi currently lives and works in Shanghai.Read More
His solo exhibitions include: The Window Blind (HdM GALLERY, Beijing, 2019), Intersecting (A+ Contemporary, Shanghai, 2018), Dialogue Between HU Weiyi and Yoshua OKÓN (Don Gallery + Ghebaly Gallery, Condo Shanghai , Shanghai, 2018), Hu Jieming & Hu Weiyi -Imagination is Reality (ShanghART Singapore, Singapore, 2018), Pulp Landscape 6 (Art Basel Hong Kong Discoveries, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, 2017), Daily Routine (Don Gallery, Shanghai, 2017), Hu Weiyi (organised by A+ Contemporary, Asia Art Center Taipei II, Taipei, 2015), No Express (Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2015), Flirt (M50 Art Space, Shanghai, 2014).
Selected group exhibitions include: Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture (Dapeng District Sub-Venue, Shenzhen, 2019), The 4th Today's Documents: A Stitch in Time (Today Art Museum, Beijing, 2019), The World as Will and Idea: Group Exhibition of Chinese mainland Emerging Artist (Macao Contemporary Art Center, Macao, 2019), Encounter—Shanghai Urban Space Art Season (Shanghai, 2019), The Reture of Guests: Selections from the PSA Collection (Power Station of Art, Shanghai, 2019), The Curation Workshop – Exhibition Curation and Design (OCT Art and Design Gallery, Shenzhen, 2019), Transcending Dimension: Sculpting Space (2019 Shenzhen Pingshan International Sculpture Exhibition, Shenzhen, 2019), Now Is the Time (Wuzhen Contemporary Art Exhibition, Wuzhen, China, 2019), Dionysian Super-X (chi K11 art space, Guangzhou, 2018), Light, Heat, Power! (The Second Frank F. Yang Art and Education Foundation, Shanghai, 2018), Turning Point – 40 Years of Chinese Contemporary Art (Long Museum, Shanghai, 2018), Out of Service (Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Art, Nanjing, 2018), Presence – Young Artists Exhibitions (Chinese Academy of Arts Nanshan Campus, Hangzhou , 2018), One World Exposition 2.2: #YOU#ME#ourSELFIES (Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre, Hong Kong, 2018), Shanghai Galaxy II (Yuz Museum, Shanghai, 2017), Shanghai Dandy (Don Gallery, Shanghai, 2017), World History (Tang Contemporary Art, Bangkok, 2017), Body Media II (Power Station of Art Museum, Shanghai, 2017), Turning Point: Contemporary Art in China Since 2000 (Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, 2016), WE: A Community of Chinese Contemporary Artists (chi K11 Art Museum, Shanghai, 2016), The 2nd CAFAM•Future Exhibition Observer-Creator: The Reality Representation of Chinese Young Art (Art Museum of China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, 2015), Cosmos (Shanghai 21st Century Mingsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, 2014), Summer Session (V2_Lab, Rotterdam, 2013). He won the Grand Jury Prize from the 2nd Huayu Youth Award at Art Sanya in 2014. His artworks were collected in: K11 Art Foundation (Hong Kong), Long Museum (Shanghai), Power Station of Art (Shanghai), The White Rabbit Gallery (White Rabbit Gallery, Sydney).
Text courtesy Asia Art Center.