Jul
5
to Jul 23

Next Solo show at Fort Worth Community Art Center

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I feel very excited to announce that my next solo show is coming soon.

Lucid Dreams
“Lucid Dreams” is Dongyi’s second solo exhibition, which feature her recent wearable artworks, body jewelry, sculptures, several of which are awarding-winning. “Lucid Dreams” continues focusing on expressing emotions by exploring stories took place in daily life and night dreams. Wu has focused on exploring night dreams from 2015. She believes that people have various images that arise in their dreams caused by daily experiences, personal matters, and sensations experienced in our lives. All images or ideas that occur in dreams are recreated, and real emotions are able to appear clearly. Emotions in dreams tend to be real and clear, and people’s sensitivity to them promotes the clarity of genuine emotion. Such as her series sculptural works named “Dreams” and “Continuous dreams,” she wants to express the anxiety concealed by daily life by exploring people’s dreams. However, from 2017, Wu was not limited to the expression of dreamy images. She found the power of small scenes in daily lives, which those scenes appear to have little meaning, but actually have the power to reveal hidden emotions. Combining the stories from day and night, “Lucid Dreams” could be presented the emotions buried deep in people’s minds.

Location and hours: 

Location: Gallery 6, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, TX, 76107, US

Hours of Operation: Monday - Saturday: 9 AM - 5 PM

 

Reception: July 12, 2019. 6 PM-9PM

Exhibition date: July 05 2019- July 24 2019 

More info:
https://www.fwcac.com/post/lucid-dreams-by-dongyi-wu

https://klimt02.net/events/exhibitions/lucid-dreams-dongyi-wu-fort-worth-community-arts-center

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May
25
2:00 PM14:00

Find my new works at Trunk show (48th Snag Conference)

Check out my new wearable artworks at 2019 Trunk show (48th Snag Conference)!!

New “KEY RINGS” series will be exposed at the trunk show and for sale!! Ready to be surprised, you will find your new treasures here!

Location: Palmer House, 17 E Monroe St, Chicago, 60603.

Event time: 14:00-18:00 (14:00-15:00 VIP) May 25, 2019

Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/291410098474989/

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May
24
10:30 AM10:30

Thanks everyone who came to my speech at Snag Conference in Chicago

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Thanks everyone who came to my speak “Welcome to my Fun-But-Weird little Art World” at 48th Annual Snag Conference: The coming full loop-50 years of Snag, in Chicago.

Big Thanks for inviting me to be one of the early career speakers @snagmetalsmith.

Event time: May 24, 10:30-11:30am

Location: Palmer House, 17 E Monroe St, Chicago, 60603.

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May
23
to May 25

"No Longer Human" in Adorned Spaces (SNAG Conference)

  • Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront (Ballroom level, salon G), 1401 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR USA (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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Please check them out if you are here at the #snagconference! My pieces are shown in the Adorned spaces (Ballroom level, salon G). I feel so excited about the reception on 5pm-8pm May 25. Hope to see you here!

Information: 
Curator: Dongyi Wu
Artist: Dongyi Wu
Exhibition title: No longer Human (Adorned Spaces, 47th Annual SNAG conference 2018)

Exhibition time: May 23-May 25.

Reception: 5pm-8pm May 25, 2018

Location: Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront (Ballroom level, salon G), 1401 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR

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May
1
3:00 PM15:00

"Dream" now can be found on "New Brooches".

I feel very excited to announce that my work “Dream” can be found on the book "New Brooches", which is edited by Nicolas Estrada. Thanks for my beautiful model Julia Manson and great photographer Kanghong Zhong.

Here is the amazon link for the book: https://www.amazon.com/New-Brooches-contemporary-jewelry-designs/dp/8416851220/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=new+brooches+400&qid=1559510645&s=gateway&sr=8-1

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Feb
2
to Feb 18

Thanks everyone who came to my solo show "Wandering in deep deep dreams"

Opening

Gallery View

 

Thanks everyone who came to my solo show "Wandering in deep deep dreams"! 
Thanks Gallery R giving me the chance to help me to make it come true!!!!  Also big thanks all the helps from John Aäsp, gallery director of Gallery R!!
Thanks everyone who helped me to set up the show! 
❤️

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Sep
27
to Oct 6

Won the ENJOIA’T 2017 Student Award Finalist!

ENJOIA’T, Contemporary Jewelry Awards, is an open call that has taken place every year since 1994 and prizes remarkable, contemporary jewelry creations. It is an important meeting of professional and student jewelers from all over the world, which occurs during Barcelona Jewelry Week. (From https://klimt02.net/events/awards/enjoiat-award-2017-fad) 

Feel So lucky to be chosen as

ENJOIA’T 2017 Student Category Finalists.

Thank you all!

Link: http://a-fad.blogspot.com

 

 

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Sep
11
2:00 PM14:00

New serial artworks start now!!

  • Rochester Institute of Technology (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
Phtot from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Longer_Human

Phtot from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Longer_Human

Inspiration from a famous Japanese Novel No Longer Human (人間失格 Ningen Shikkaku) by Osamu Dazai. The first part narrated a troubled man incapable of revealing his true self to others, and who is instead forced to uphold a facade of hollow jocularity. (From: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Longer_Human)

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Sep. 2017
Size: 3.5''x4.3''x1.75''(without chain)
Material: Wood, Acrylic pigment, Sterling silver, Nickel, Balloon, Wool felt, Leather cord
Photo by: Elizabeth Torgerson-Lamark

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