Liu Yefu was nominated for the 13th AAC Chinese Young Artist of the Year Award.
Liu Yefu was born in Beijing, China in 1986. His works are influenced by pop culture and trying to give this chaotic society some dramatic interpretation. He is really interested in ideology and stereotype, which come from human history, race and memory. He likes to play with video, sound and performance by spending a little bit money. He got BA from Capital Normal University in Beijing (2009) and MFA from Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore (2014). Yefu’s recent works have been exhibited at Tai Kwun Contemporary, (Hong Kong, 2019), Magician Space (Beijing, 2018), Ullens Center of Contemporary Art (Beijing, 2017), Le Carreau du Temple (Paris, 2017), YUZ Museum (Shanghai, 2016), Magician Space (Beijing, 2016). His awards and nomitation include Huayu Young Artist Award (Sanya, 2016), Photographic and Electronic Media Graduate Fellowship (2012-2014) and his is the finalist of Toby Devan Lewis MFA fellowship (2014).