Born in 1976, Liu Zhenchen lives and works in Paris and Shanghai. After studying painting and video at the Fine Arts College of Shanghai University and the National Superior School of Arts in Nice, he received a Post-Diplôme at the Fresnoy – National Studio of Contemporary Arts in Tourcoing, France in 2007. Liu Zhenchen is an artist focusing on moving image and video installation of the postmodern urban experience. He received a long list of awards and presented his works on both film and visual arts platforms including Locarno Film Festival, Oberhausen Film Festival, Les Rencontres d’Arles Photo Festival, Nuit Blanche in Paris, Transmediale in Berlin, Ars Electronica in Linz, Grand Palais, Palais de Tokyo, Centre Pompidou in Paris, Kunst Museum Bonn, Contemporary Art Museum in Marseille, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art. His work is included in the permanent collection of the Centre Pompidou.