Artist & Work

Sun Yuan & Peng Yu

Sun Yuan & Peng Yu

Male

b. 1972/Beijing, 1974/Heilongjiang


Sun Yuan & Peng Yu, collaborators since the late 1990s, create provocative works that take as their subject compelling and complex issues—from stem cell research and plastic surgery to terrorism, rioting and dog fighting—sometimes creating a direct confrontation with viewers. Their solo shows have been held in Quezon City, Seoul, San Gimignano, Beijing and Hong Kong, and they have been part of Moscow, Liverpool, Venice, Lyon biennales, and Aichi and Yokohama Triennales.