Yangkun Shi was born in 1992, Henan province, China.
He graduated from University of the Arts London with a master degree of Documentary Photography in 2016.
Now, he is a visual practitioner based in Shanghai.
2017 PDN Emerging Photographer
2017 PDNedu Student Photo Contest, Fine Art Category, 1st Prize
2019 Triangulate, Lofoten International Photo Festival, Norway
2018 Social Geography：Ten Journeys with a Camera, Shanghai Center of Photography, China
2018 Triangulate, Dunedin Fine Art Center, US
2017 PhotoPlus Expo 2017, Javits Convention Center, New York City, US
2017 Reclaim Photography Festival, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, UK
2017 Wolverhampton Art Gallery, UK
2016 Invisible Edge, Ugly Duck, London, UK
2016 Aotu Gallery, Beijing, China
2016 De classified, Well Gallery, London, UK
2019 FishEye, Ces villages sont des capsules temporelles
2019 FotoRoom, Discover China’s Last Collectivist Villages
2018 PHMuseum, Exploring Memories and Seeking Identities
2017 South China Morning Post, Photographer misses his home – especially when he’s there
2017 Feature Shoot, Photographer Captures Feeling of Homesickness in China
2017 PDNedu Solastalgia