CV

JOE ZIJIAN ZHOU

Education

2022 MA, Photography, Royal College of Art, London, UK

2020 GDip, Fine Art, Royal College of Art, London, UK – Distinction

2019 BFA, Photography, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, SN, PRC – Outstanding Graduate Awards

2018 BFA Exchange, Photography, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH, USA


Group Exhibitions

2021 RCA Work in Progress Show, Royal College of Art, London, UK

2019 Graduation Works Exhibition, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, SN, PRC

2018 The 18th Photography Art Exhibition of Shaanxi Province, Liangbaolou Art Museum, Xi’an, SN, PRC

2017 Spring Semester Student Exhibition, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, SN, PRC

2016 Black & White Photography Course Exhibition, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, SN, PRC


Collaborative Projects

2020 Inter-, Artist Publication, Graduate Diploma in Art and Design, Royal College of Art, London, UK

2018 Wang Yan, Transgender in China, Director of the documentary film, Xian Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, SN, PRC

2017 The Roommate, Video I, Cinematic Art Course, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH, USA


Awards/Scholarships/Fellowships

2019 Merit Work, The 18th Photography Art Exhibition of Shaanxi Province, Xi’an, SN, PRC

2018 XAFA Merit Scholarship, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, SN, PRC

2017 XAFA Merit Scholarship, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, SN, PRC

2016 National Endeavor Fellowship, Ministry of Finance of PRC & Ministry of Education of PRC, Beijing, PRC

2016 Excellent Team Award, D+M 48 Rush Hours Creation Program, Artop Group, Shanghai, China

2016 Third Place Award, China Universities Industrial Design Competition, Xi’an, SN, PRC (team award)


Travel Based/ Languages Spoken

Fluent in Mandarin and English.

Based in the United States, in 2017.

Based in the United Kingdom, in 2019-2022