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Dinu Li, Rusholme, detail

Dinu Li was born in Hong Kong, China.
He lives and works in Manchester, UK.

He works with photography and the moving image, and is also a curator and artistic programmer.

Solo exhibitions include:
2007 Chronicle of a Dream Foretold, The Bigger Picture, Manchester
2005 As If I Were A River, Bury Arts Gallery & Museum, Mid Pennine Gallery, Burnley and Waterside Art Gallery, Manchester
2004 Outside Are Our Dreams, Chapman Gallery, Salford

Group exhibitions include:
2007 Central Asian Project, Tashkent Biennale, Uzbekistan
2007 Central Asian Project, Cornerhouse, Manchester
2005 The Mother of All Journeys, Victoria and Albert Museum
2005 Escaping: Fugitive Geography, Contact Foto Fest 05 Toronto
2004 Assembly, Liverpool Biennale
2004 Art Forum, Berlin
2004 Family Stories, White Space 798, Beijing
2004 Home, Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester
2003 River Journeys, The Lowry, Salford
2002 Ten Thousand Li, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool
2001 Shanghai International Arts Fair

Curatorial projects
2007 Make it a Better Place, Holden Gallery, MMU, Manchester
2006 - 2007 Look 07, Artistic Programmer
2002 - 2004 Home, Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester

Awards & commissions
2007 More Music for Morecambe Commission
2006 Autograph ABP Commission
2005 Arts Council of England Award
2005 Necessary Journeys Award, Arts Council of England
2003 Commissions in the Environment Award
2000 Year of the Artist Award, Arts Council of England

Residencies
2006 Artist Exchange Residency, Almaty, Kazakhstan
2004 Bedford Creative Arts, Bedford
2001 An Tobar Art Gallery, Isle of Mull, Scotland.
2000 Year of the Artist Residency, Arts Council of England

Publications
2007 The Mother of All Journeys, by Dewi Lewis
2005 Necessary Journeys, by Arts Council England in association with bfi
2004 The Photograph as Contemporary Art, by Thames & Hudson
2003 As If I Were A River exhibition catalogue, by CITE
2002 Ten Thousand Li exhibition catalogue, by Open Eye Gallery