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pu yingwei 

Pu Yingwei (born 1989 in Shanxi, China) lives and works in Lyon, France. Pu Yingwei's creation is based on his research of literature and archive, he believes that the individual experience and memory are evidences that one exists in the world. Through different media such as video, installation, photography, painting, and texts, the artists crosses the boundaries of race, country, religion, language, to finally create a perceptual archive and his autobiography.



2013 BFA, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing, China
2014 Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France

Solo Project

2017 Roman Nomade: Pu Yingwei Solo Project, Hive Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 I Do(Not)Want To Be Part Of Your Celebration, Qiao Space & Tank Shanghai, China

2016 Reciprocal Enlightenment, CAFA, Beijing, China

I can’t do more than I do, Gingo Space, Beijing, China

Threshold Frequency, Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts, Nanjing, China

No Limit, Factatory, Lyon, France

2015 Dürer's Island, Boundless Arts, Beijing, China
John Moores Prize, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China

2014 Trace, Bibliothèque Universitaire du Mans et de Laval, Le Mans, France

2013 Self-definition, National Gallery of Suzhou, Suzhou, China

2012 Liverpool Biennale-John Moores Prize, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, England

2012 Residence in Liverpool, John Moores University, England


2015 IAAC(International Awards for Art Criticism)
2012 John Moores Painting Prize(China)