Hu Liwei works with moving image. She holds a MFA in FVNMA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her stage name is Young Coconut, but she is not a rapper. As a practicing “coconut” from Chongqing, China, Liwei does not eat chili pepper.

She has received fellowships and residencies from the Rijksakamie van beeldende kunsten (Guest Resident Artist), Asia Culture Center, and the Headlands Center for the Arts.







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