Wei Li
weiliartstudio@gmail.com

Education:
2011-2017 Bachelor of Fine Arts (with Distinction), University of Alberta, Canada

Solo exhibitions:
Apr. 2018 Inside Out, Art Gallery of St.Albert, St.Albert, AB
Aug. 2017 Curious Things, Harcourt House Artist Run Center, Incubator gallery, Edmonton, AB

Selected group exhibitions and festivals:
Sep. 2017 The 19th Annual RBC Canadian Painting Competition, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON
Apr. 2017 Lasting Impressions, SNAP, Edmonton, AB
Apr. 2017 Between Us, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
Apr. 2017 Mind, Body, Context, Scott Gallery, Edmonton, AB
Jan. 2017 Deep Freeze Gallery Show, Nina Haggerty Center for the Arts, Edmonton, AB
Dec. 2016 Off The Wall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

Art Fairs
Oct. 2017 ART TORONTO, ON

Award
2017 Finalist of the 19th RBC canadian painting competition

Press & Review
2017 Mixed Emotions, behind the exquisite chaos of Wei Li’s art, Maverick Canterville, THIS Magazine, Vol. 51, No.2, Fall 2017, Toronto
2017 Wei Li’s ‘Curious Thing’, Fish Griwkowsky, Galleries West, Aug 2017
2017 Curious and Expressive, Lucas Provencher, Vue Weekly, Aug 2017
2017 15 Artists Named Finalists in RBC Canadian Painting Competition, Canadian Art, July 2017
2017 Fifteen RBC Canadian Painting Competition finalists announce, The Globe and Mail, July 2017

Grant
2017 Individual Project Grant, Edmonton Arts Council, AB

Additional Professional Activities
2017 RBC emerging artist program, Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts, Edmonton, AB