About Liu Wei

 

Liu Wei (b. 1972) lives and works in Beijing, where he was also born. He expresses himself in a variety of medias, such as paintings, sculptures and large installations. Liu is interested in everyday life in several ways, both in his use of materials and in terms of the content of the work. Architecture, the city and its infrastructure are recurring motifs. Liu explores the potential of the city by focusing on construction and deconstruction, decay, progress and transformation.