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Gropius Bau / School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong

Zheng Bo

2020

Artist and Theorist

As this year’s “In House: Artist in Residence” at the Gropius Bau, artist and theorist Zheng Bo explores how plants practice politics. Past and future are the central parameters of his politically and scientifically informed artistic practice, in which he deals with socio-economic themes and the relationship between humans and nature. He taught at China Academy of Art and currently teaches at the School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong, where he leads the Wanwu Practice Group.