Known for her immersive and evocative light installations, Jiayu Liu (b. 1990, China) is a media artist based in London and Beijing. She holds an MA from the Royal College of Art. Jiayu’s work often recreates and augments the natural world and focuses on relationships between human, nature and the lived environment, exploring human behaviour and response. Using live and static streams of data as well as digital technologies her installations enable new communication nodes with audiences.
Her work has been featured on ITN N2K, WIRED, Inhabitat, Thecreatorsproject, VICE, Design Boom, Fubiz and more. She has been shortlisted for the Aesthetica art prize, Lumen digital art prize, and she has exhibited internationally in museums and galleries including the V&A in London, K11 Art Space in Hong Kong, He Xiangning Museum in Shenzhen, Today Art Museum in Beijing, London Design Festival, Kinetic Art Fair London, London Fashion Week, Watermans Art Centre London and Guangzhou Triennial.