Yuqi Wang is a Photographer, and Multi-Disciplinary Artist based in NYC. Her artistic practice has a strong focus on Creative Direction, Concept Establishment and Content Development, which is operating the boundary of Fashion Photography, Video Art, Performance and Set Design.

Yuqi cares about the state of human existence under modern society and the interaction between human activities and everyday rules. Her thoughts are often rooted in modernity / cultural identity / common sense / impact of technologies / body / space / scale / urban & natural environment / relationship of people / subdued emotions of individuals.

For collabration, commission or any questions, email at ↳ yuqiwang111@gmail.com


Education

2015-2017 Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, USA
MFA, Photographic & Electronic Media

2011-2015 Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
BFA, Photography


Experience

2018-2019 Romeo Hunte(New York)
Photographer & Video Director

2017-2018 VHT Studios
Independant Photographer

2017-2018 Current Space Gallery
Visual Intern


Awards & Residencies

2019 Jury Award, Human verses Nature, 60 Seconds Video Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

2019 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, USA, With VSC Artist Grant

2015-2017 PEM Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, USA

2013 Dean’s list Scholarship, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China


Two Person Exhibition

2018 Immortal Game, ’Sindikit Project #11, Baltimore, USA


Selected Group Exhibition

2019 Streetlight, Roman Susan Gallery, Chicago, USA

2019 One-Off Moving Image Festival, Valencia, Spain & Gol, Norway

2019 Copenhagen Contemporary, c/o 60 Seconds Video Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

2019 Christianshavn St. (Metro), c/o 60 Seconds Video Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

2019 Seoul Metro International Subway Film Festival (SMIFF), Seoul, South Korea

2018 Asian in Maryland, Towson University, Towson, MD, USA

2018 Double Decker Show, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, USA

2017 In My Room, Linden Gallery, Baltimore, USA

2017 LED Baltimore Art Billboard, Baltimore, USA

2016 BBB: Retrospective, LabBodies Performance Art Review, SpaceCamp, Baltimore, USA

2016 1st Year Juried Show, Riggs Gallery, Baltimore, USA

2015 The Span Between Us, Fox 3 Gallery, Baltimore, USA

2014 On Horseback Summer, 21st Beijing International Book Fair, Beijing, China


Press

2019 Starts Magazine, Conversation with New York Based Artist Yuqi Wang: Fashion is a medium, I pay more attention to the emotion, idea and content conveyed through it. January 7, 2019

2018 Vogue Italia, Immortal Game, March 5th, 2018

2018 A5 Magazine, Immortal Game, November Issue, 2018

2018 BOOOOOOOM Magazine, Immortal Game, August 8, 2018

2016 BmoreArt, History, Family, Weapons: Sin and Innocence, LabBodies Performance Art, written by Bonnie Crawford Kotula, August 10, 2016


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