Linhan Zhang

Master of Fine Arts in Studio, Film, Video, New Media, and Animation

Linhan Zhang is a cross-media artist primarily working with video installation and live performance. Their works mainly focus on the passage of time, memory, and the beauty of ordinary details in our daily life. They are also paying attention to the present situation of queer culture and the possibility of LGBTQ+ community in the future in China. Most of their works are slow-paced, aiming to make the audience experience a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere. Zhang also works in other media, including photography, artist books, sculpture, and drawing. Linhan Zhang earned their BFA from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in the Photography Department and is currently an MFA candidate at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in FVNMA.