Hu Weiyi participates in Guangzhou chi K11 art space group exhibition | Dinoysian Super-X
Artist Hu Weiyi participates in the group exhibition Dinoysian Super-X, organized by Guangzhou chi K11 art space. Consisting of three sections, the exhibition aims to investigate and reexmaine the various methodologies and techniques artist and individuals could employ to build up a new interrelation between different bodies of entities. Hu Weiyi’s presented work Pulp Landscape 5, the objects of dolls, tires, coins, metals, taps are placed and arranged in unpredictable and abnormal spaces, where they are deprived of their normal functionalities, stepping into the realm of the images through the use of recording methods, where objects could form new narrative relations and interrelations. The exhibition will be on view until February. 28th, 2019.
Dionysian Super-X Exhibition still, Courtesy of artist and chi K11 art space
Hu Weiyi, Pulp Landscape 5 (details), 2015, Installation(Old tires, lifting jacks, generators, gears, cameras, vision mixer, hand-constructed landscape), Dimensions variable, Courtesy of artist and chi K11 art space
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. His solo exhibitions include: 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(organized by A+ Contemporary, Asia Art Center Taipei ll, Taipei, 2015), No Express(Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2015), Flirt(M50 Art Space, Shanghai, 2014). Selected group exhibitions include: 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.