From Shenzhen, China, You Wu is an artist living and working in Baltimore, MD. Through a variety of mediums ranging from painting to sculpture to performances, their current body of work explores the problematics of globalization and consumerism. The reproduction of familiar forms in their works accentuates the hidden labour embodied in everyday objects.
Wu received a B.F.A in Painting with a studio concentration in Photography from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Their works have been shown in Baltimore and beyond, including Current Space (Baltimore, MD), The Creative Alliance (Baltimore, MD), VisArt (Rockville, MD, and Tree Art Museum (Beijing, China). You Wu is currently an adjunct factually and an M.F.A. candidate at Towson University (Towson, MD).