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Xuemeng Zhang is a visual artist whose practice is driven by exploring connections between the mind and the eye. Her work navigates between identity and culture, belonging and alienation, and perception and cognition. Zhang was born in Beijing, and currently lives and works in New York City. She holds a BA in Psychology and Studio Art from Clark University and an MFA in Photography, Video, and Related Media from the School of Visual Arts. 



2023      Muse Photography Awards, Silver Winner in Fine Art Photography 

2023      Arte Laguna Prize Venice, Finalist in Photographic Arts

2023      London International Creative Competition, Shortlist in Create (Art) 

2023      London International Creative Competition, Official Selection in Shoot (Photo/Video) 

2022      Chromatic Photography Awards, Honorable Mention

2022      New York Photography Awards, Honorable Mention

2022      BBA One Shot Award, Nominee

2022      European Photography Awards, Honorable Mention



2023       Solo Exhibition: Other Rooms, :iidrr Gallery, New York, NY, United States



2023       Arte Laguna Prize Finalists’ Exhibition, Arsenale of Venice, Venice, Italy

2023       Conceptual Photography (virtual exhibition), Artdoc Photography Magazine

2023       Moment (virtual exhibition), U1 Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2023       Aura (virtual exhibition), The Holy Art Gallery, London, United Kingdom

2023       Pin-Up Exhibition, :iidrr Gallery, New York, NY, United States                                                

2022       Still Life, Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece

2022       BBA Photography Prize Exhibition, BBA Gallery (Kühlhaus Berlin), Berlin, Germany

2022       Places Belonged, Floor_ Gallery, Seoul, South Korea

2019       Eighteenth ArtsWorcester Biennial, ArtsWorcester, Worcester, MA, United States



2023      The Architecture in the Mind: A Talk with Visual Artist Xuemeng Zhang,

2023      In Conversation with Visual Artist Xuemeng Zhang, Film Daily

2023      Visual Artist Xuemeng Zhang: Reshaping the Space of Imagination,

2023      Xuemeng Zhang’s ‘Other Rooms’ Exhibition Transports Viewers to Imagined Spaces, Artist Weekly

2023      Xuemeng Zhang’s Latest Solo Exhibition is a Feast for the Imagination, New York Weekly

2023      Exploring the Intersection of Mind and Eye: Xuemeng Zhang’s Solo Show, The Hudson Weekly

2023      Step into an Imaginative World: Xuemeng Zhang Solo Exhibition, Kivo Daily

2023      Xuemeng Zhang’s Exceptional Talent Earns Top Prize in the 2023 MUSE Photography Awards, Belmont Star

2023      Xuemeng Zhang Takes a Magnificent Win in the 2023 MUSE Photography Awards, Fairmont Post

2023      Featured Submissions: Other Rooms, Artdoc Photography Magazine

2023      Meet Xuemeng Zhang, CanvasRebel Magazine

2023      Chromatic Awards Annual Book 2022, Chromatic Awards

2023      Daily Inspiration: Meet Xuemeng Zhang, Voyage LA 

2023      10 Questions with Xuemeng Zhang, Al-Tiba9 Contemporary Art

2022      Featured artist in Issue 12 (December), Al-Tiba9 Contemporary Art Magazine

2022      Work featured in Art Photography Awards Competition Gallery, LensCulture

2022      Interview with photographer Xuemeng Zhang, F-Stop Magazine

2022      Sole featured artist in Issue 113 (June-July), F-Stop Magazine

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