© 2018 by Anqi Zhao

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Born in China, 1991.  Lives and works in London and Beijing.

Anqi Zhao is an artist working in performance, installation, moving images. Her works tend to play with the language and the alternative presence of human bodies, exploring integrated individual mythologies in the contemporary context by transforming the familiar to the unfamiliar in a playful and performative way.

Anqi received her MA in Fine Art  in 2017 with a Distinction, and the second MA in Performance Design and Practice in 2019. Her works were shown in Exhibitions and Performance Projects in China, France, Japan Greece, Italy and UK.

ANQI ZHAO

B. 1991 China

Currently working in Beijing/London

EDUCATION

2017-2019 

MA Performance Design and Practice, Central Saint Martins 

2015-2017

MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art (Distinction) 


2009-2013

BA History, Beijing Normal University

OTHER TRAINING

2017

Acting-An Introduction, Royal Central School of Speech and Drame 

 


EXHIBITIONS

 

ENDURINGLY EPHEMERAL

Chelsea Landing Space, London.

2017

ALT

The Old Police Station, London.

2017

CHELSEA MA DEGREE SHOW

Chelsea College of Arts, London.

2017

ECHO

The Morgue, Chelsea College of Arts, London.

2017

SCREENING: TOUIN-DOUM-XIUP

MAFA Gallery, Chelsea College of Arts, London.

2017

CHELSEA MAFA INTERIM SHOW

Triangle Space, Chelsea College of Arts, London.

2017

NARRATIVE OF BOX

Vacuum Gallery, Beijing.

2016

CONVERSATION IN PROGRESS

Mill Centre Gallery, Highgate, London.

2016.

FLY BY THE SEAT OF YOUR PANTSUIT

Triangle Space, Chelsea College of Arts, London.

2015

RECREATION

Intangible Cutural Heritage Centre, Chengdu.

2015

CANGJIE MONUMENT

Des Amis De Nouvelles D'europe, Paris.

2014

PERFORMANCE PROJECTS

QI

Platform Theatre, London. 

The Old Dr Bells Bath, Edinburgh.

2019

Clarissa

Central London & Platform Theatre, London.

2019

ATHINA TO 3

Peloponnesou Station, Athens.

2018

AHA

Studio Theatre, Central Saint Martins, London.

2018

DRIFTING MYTH

Chelsea Landing Space, London.

2017

ECHO

The Morgue, Chelsea College of Arts, London.

2017

A MIDNIGHT MYTH

MAFA Gallery, London.

2017

WAITING ROOM (Dir, Roni Yaniv)
Studio Theatre, Central Saint Martin, London.

2017

WE DON'T KNOW DANCE - KYOTO EXPERIMENT'16
Urban Guild, Kyoto.

2016


BUTOH LIVE

Zhiyintang, Beijing.

2015

 

THEATRE EXPERIENCE


THE LAST CLOWN (Dir, Ran Jin)
Actor, Costume Designer
Beiguo Theatre, Beijing.

2012

North Theatre, The Central Academy of Drama, Beijing.

2011


ANTIGONE (Dir, Xuesen Liu)
Narrator, Costume Designer
Beiguo Theatre, Beijing.

2010

CURATION EXPERIENCE

ALT (Collaboration with Chiara Cassar and Zilu Wang)

The Old Police Station, London.

2017

RESIDENCY EXPERIENCE

Neverland Studio, Athens, Greece.

2018

Villa Nappi, Polverigi, Italy.

2018