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(︎) November 12, 2022
Opening Reception / you can hear the wind from under the floorboards / (︎) Root Division, 1131 Mission St, San Francisco, CA.


Exhibition
November 2–30, 2022
you can hear the wind from under the floorboards

Root Division
1131 Mission St, San Francisco, CA


Residency

Septemeber 13–December 16
︎Art Center Residency

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Governor Island, NY
March–April, 2023
︎Fellowship, Artist In Residency
Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO


To render the experience of the Otherness, wei works with print media, video, sound, design, and performance. Mapping Queerness and Foreignness are the often topics they researches and expresses. wei investigates the betwixt & between under the homogenous timeline in order to trace the imprints by contextualizing one’s present.

wei currently lives and works in New York, NY and Providence, RI. They received MFA in Printmaking at the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, RI and BFA in New Media at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, CA. wei has shown in group exhibitions nationally and internationally. They have participated in numerous artist residencies and fellowships, including Anderson Ranch Arts Center, CO; Art Center Residency, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, NYHaystack Mountain School of Craft, ME; University of California Santa Cruz, CA; Yerba Buena Center for the Art, CA; Edition/Basel, Basel, Switzerland; and Santa Reparata International School Of Art, Florence, Italy. Their works have collected by The Thomas J. Watson Library of The Metropolitan Museum, The Library of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, RISD Museum; The Wattis InstituteKent State University, and MAPC.

wei is the founder of In.Forum(n.frm), a platform dedicated to creating an in-depth conversation between emerging artists & curators and invite diverse voices into institutional spaces. wei is also a long term collaborator of the San Francisco based International Artists Collective Futurefarmers.


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