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Show RCA 2019

Yujie Xu

Show RCA work

Major project:

White Horse

A story about an accordion player and a white horse. From the surreal perspective, this animation represents an unbalanced relationship and unreachable feeling.


  • Yujie Xu is an animation director based in London and Beijing. Her interests lay in exploring human relations and visualising personal sentiments. Her film often involves her attentive investigations of various drawing materials and different surfaces to create intriguing textures that leads to captivating works of art.

  • Previous degrees

  • BA Animation, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China, 2017
  • Exhibitions

  • The 21st Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival (SICAF), 2017; Les Sommets du cinéma d'animation, 2017; CutOut Fest International Animation and Digital Art Festival, 2018; BFI Future Film Festival, 2019
Royal College of Art