Nominated by The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Yanping Wu is a visual artist whose work is influenced by her upbringing in a small village of the urban-rural fringe where the traditional way of living was preserved. Summer nights spent listening to folktales have paved the way for both conscious and unconscious reflection of self and the surrounding natural environment. Yanping Wu is a recent graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Image: The Spirit.