© 2020

Yuqing Zhu











I'm Yuqing Zhu, Chinese-American, 24 years old, based in Chicago, training to become a neuroscientist and practicing at being an artistcome to you from Inner Mongolia. I love deserts and poetry and Bolaño and I aspire to live by the following:

1. In art there is a need for truth, not sincerity. - Malevich

2. What is the goal of the life? It's to create yourself a soul. - Jodorowsky



News & Shows

Read about me on UChicago News.


I was on the podcast Science and Feelings - listen here.


Read my interview with 

Neocha Magazine here.

Thank you to all who came to

the shows at Dearborn Denim

and Experimental Station!

Social Media

Instagram: @yq_z

Facebook: /yuqingzoo

Behance: /yuqingzhu


Prints of self-portraits are for sale at the Neon Fruit Supermarket