Hu Weiyi was born in Shanghai in 1990. He grew up and currently lives and works in Shanghai.

He graduated from China Academy of Art with a Bachelor’s degree in 2013.
 His exhibitions include, Get it Louder
(Sanlitun Orange Hall, Beijing, 2014), The 3rd Wuhan Documentary Exhibition of Fine Arts: Re-modernization (Wuhan Art Museum, Wuhan, 2014), Hu Weiyi Solo Exhibition (M50 Art Space, Shanghai, 2014) and COSMOS (M21, Shanghai, 2014).