Artist: Meizi Zhang

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张梅子

Meizi Zhang

 

Background statement

Meizi Zhang is a graphic designer, a poet of visual poetry and also a teaching assistant in the Northeastern University. She graduated from Northeastern University China as a graphic design major in 2012 and in the same year, she was accepted to Chelsea College of Arts, University of the Arts London as a visual communication major to pursue postgraduate education. Meizi Zhang is passionate about graphic design, typographic design, and research on visual language in visual poetry. In her studies at UAL, Meizi discovered concrete poetry and fell in love with the art form. In 2015, she returned to the UK to pursue a PhD in Cambridge School of Art under the supervision of Professor Will Hill, exploring the different meanings and poetic expression of concrete poetry in different eras. Through her research, Meizi hopes to introduce the art form to China.

 

Qualifications

BA Graphic Design/ Northeastern University China

MA Graphic Design and Visual Communication / University of Arts London (Chlesea)

PhD( in progress) Cambridge School of Art

 

Research Keywords:

Typography, Concrete Poetry, Digital Poetic

 

Exhibitions:

Sep,2013,London,Group Exhibition “Dot the I’s and Cross the T’s”

July,2016,Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge, Group Exhibition “Theory : Practioce”

 

Contact

Email:z.meizi@yahoo.com

Web:www.zhangmeizi.com