HU Rui (b.1990, Liupanshui, China) currently lives and works between Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Hong Kong. He holds an MFA from the University of California, Los Angeles and a BFA from New York University. HU Rui frames our current living condition as one in between a mythological past and a technological future, and considers from this perspective the issues of memory, expectation, decision-making, and the experience of time. His work usually takes the forms of computer generated image, video, and installation, and has been exhibited and screened at the UCCA Center for Contemporary Art (Beijing), LOOP Barcelona (Spain), Photofairs (Shanghai), International Film Festival Rotterdam (The Netherlands), International Symposium on Electronic Art (Hong Kong), and Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl (Germany), among others. He is an Assistant Professor of Practice in Computational Media and Arts at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.