Watch Out, They Left
Hua’s installation brings you to a world that is not
restricted to a time line , a world where time frames
overlap. Meat comes in the shape of a hook, hooks of
flesh. Chains that are a symbol of restraint now show
fragility. Everything is metaphysical. It is an uncanny
dream that contradicts the existing physical world.
School of Arts & Humanities
MA Ceramics & Glass, 2018
Hua Wang’s experimental practice can be seen as a ceramics testing ground as well as a conceptual laboratory that investigates diverse personal, social and political themes. Part of a generation of Chinese artists who grew up during a period of rapid urbanisation she said “Gender, hierarchy, there is often more to this matter than meets the eye. I try to pay attention when unjustified incidents happen.” Using a range of different types of clay and methods of making on philosophical ideas such as the increasing materialism and obsolescence of our society as well as the effects of the digital revolution and the contemporary way of living.
- BA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, 2012
- The Emerging and the Established, Christie’s, London, 2017; Dialogue between Art and Fashion, CHI Garden Concept Store, Beijing, China,2013
- Shortlisted, Tiffany & Outset Studio Makers Prize