Solo Exhibitions:


Forest, Side Gallery, Newcastle, UK

Forest, Look Photo Biennale, Liverpool, UK

Forest, Cortona On The Move Photography Festival, Italy


Forest, Hebden Bridge Arts Festival, Gibson's Mill, Hebden Bridge, UK

She Dreams, LiverpoolONE, Liverpool, UK

Forest, 'After the Future' Contemporary Art Festival, Plymouth, UK

Forest, XPOSURE International Photography Festival, Sharjah, UAE


Forest, GETXOPHOTO, Getxo, Spain

Now and Before, Liverpool International Photography Festival, UK

Mother River, Gallery of Photography Ireland, Dublin, Ireland

Mother River, Impressions Gallery, Bradford, UK


Mother River, China Three Gorges Museum, Chongqing, China

Mother River, Wuhan Art Museum, China

Mother River, Swatch Art Peace Hotel Gallery, Shanghai, China

Mother River, Swatch Pavilion, the 56th Venice Biennale, Italy

Mother River, Lianzhou Fotofestival, Lianzhou, China


He - River Together, Touchstones Gallery, Rochdale, UK  


Water • City, T-Art Space, Chongqing, China         


Creative Labs, Gallery II, University of Bradford, UK                                


Selected Group Exhibitions:


Forest in Our Happy Life: Architecture and Well-Being in the Age of Emotional Capitalism, Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, Canada

209 Women, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, UK

To the South of the Colourful Clouds, in Sony World Photography Awards exhibition, Somerset House, London


209 Women, Portcullis House (The House of Parliament), London, UK

Forest, Family of No Man, The Rencontres d’Arles, France. 

Forest, Ten Directions: The 10th Anniversary Exhibition of the Three Shadows Photography Award, The Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing and Xiamen, China.

Mother River,  40 Years of Chinese Chinese Photography, OCAT, Shenzhen, China


Forest, Parallel 2017, C-Art Centre, Chongqing, China

Forest, Syngenta Photography Award, Somerset House, London, UK

Forest, Syngenta Photography Award, Saraceni House, Bologna, Italy

Mother River, Kaunas Photo 2017, Lithuania


Mother River, Dubai Photo Exhibition Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Mother River, Immeasurable: Three Shadows Photography Annual Award, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing and Xiamen, China

Mother River, Pondyphoto 2016 Pondicherry, India


Yuan, Beyond Camera, Pingyao International Photography Festival, China

Yan, Flow- British and Chinese Landscape Artists, Xu Space, Chongqing, China

Yuan, Frames Glasgow International Festival of Visual Arts, UK


Forest, Renaissance Photography Prize, The Wapping Project Bankside, London, UK

Forest, Curve-CENTER Awards Exhibition, CENTER Space, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

Forest, Polyphony Open-June Youth Artists Annual Exhibition, 102 Art Center, Chongqing, China


Forest, Terra Cognita, Noorderlicht Photography Festival, Holland     


China: Journey to the East, York Art Gallery, UK                                                

Crunchtime2010, New School House Gallery, York, UK                     

The Trouble with These Boiled Sweets, City Screen Gallery/Oliver House, York, UK 


A Diamond in the Landscape, Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes, UK    

New Inc. Visual Arts Exhibition, Dean Clough Gallery, Halifax, UK


China, Local and Global, Leeds Central Library Gallery, UK                           

Chinese Treasures, Lotherton Hall Museum, Leeds, UK                         

Matchmaker, Sheffield United Football Club, UK     


Cherish: Chinese Families in Britain, National Portrait Gallery, London, UK


Awards, Nominations and Grants:


One Hundred Heroines, The Royal Photographic Society, UK

Third Prize, Best Portfolio Award, Offspring Photo Meet, London, UK. 


Forest, 1st Prize Professional Commission, Syngenta Photography Award

River Stories, Project Grant, Arts Council England

Mother River, Top 8, Kaunas Photo 2017, Lithuanian

Mother River, Nomination, Deutsche Börse Photography Prize


Mother River, Nomination, Prix Pictet Award

Mother River, Shiseido Photographer Prize, Three Shadows Photography Award, Beijing, China


Mother River, Nomination, Prix Pictet Award

Selected artist and grant, 2015 UK-China Year of Cultural Exchange, British Council (China)


Mother River, Reviewers Choice Award, FORMAT International Portfolio Review, Derby, UK

Mother River, Clifton Camera Award, FORMAT International Portfolio Review, Derby, UK

Mother River, Genesis Imaging Award, FORMAT International Portfolio Review, Derby, UK


Forest, Finalist, Renaissance Photography Prize, UK

Forest, 3rd Prize, Curator’s Choice Awards CENTER, Santa Fe, USA


Residency Grant, Arts Council England, UK


Research & Development Grant, Arts Council England, UK

Selected Artist for PAD Scheme, Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester UK