International Visitor Programme : August 2006

Hu Fang

Artistic Director

Hu Fang is the Artistic Director and co-founder of Vitamin Creative Space, a project and gallery-space dedicated to contemporary art-exchange and to analysing and combining different forms of contemporary cultures. As a novelist and curator, Hu Fang has published the novels "Sense Trilogy". His curating and co-curating projects include: Xu Tan: "Loose", 1996; "Perfect Journey", a presentation of the works of 8 photographers, architects and artists, 1995; Zheng Guogu: "My Home is Your Museum", 2005 and "Object System: Doing Nothing", 2004. His essays and art critics has since 1997 appeared in major Chinese art/literature and international art/culture magazines such as Domus, Yishu, Avant-Garde Today and Art World. Hu Fang graduated from the Chinese Literature Department of Wuhan University in 1992. He lives and works in Vienna and Guangzhou and is currently working as coordinating editor of Documenta 12 magazines.