is an artist and a curator.
|Date of Birth||1990|
|Place of Birth||Shanghai, China|
|Living & Working Place(s)||
|2013||Graduated from the department of public art at China Academy of Art|
Hu Weiyi (b. 1990, Shanghai) is a young Artist work and live in Shanghai, now continuing his studies as a graduate student of Zhang Peili at the Media Department of the China Academy of Art, after having graduated from the Department of Public Art at the China Academy of Art in 2013. Hu is a multimedia artist and curator, whose work combines video, installation, sculpture, action, and sound. In 2012 he curated a young artists exhibition titled The Bad Land, in which the occupation of a public crossroad in Shanghai functioned to address the limits between art and life, public and private. His works has been widely exhibited in China and abroad. Recent exhibitions include The Summer Session at V2 in Rotterdam 2013, “The Unpainted” Media Art Fair in Munich, “PANDAMONIUM” Exhibition at Momentum in Berlin both in 2014.