We Were Never Alone Never Bored
Material: Inkjet prints, apple, pear.
2015, solo exhibition, From Happiness To Whatever, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai, China.
2014, Memo, White Space Beijing, China.
We Were Never Alone Never Bored is the artist’s first exploration of the relationship between the organic
and the artificial. The color of two default iPhone gradation wallpapers is resembled in the background
where two fresh fruits suggesting human contours are placed. Through mimicking certain color and shapes,
the work makes a parody of gender-related stereotypes in the public’s perception. The essential of identity
issues is highlighted via a candid presentation of the organic’s physicality and fragility against a preset
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