Robert Zhao Renhui received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Photography from Camberwell College of Arts and the London College of Communication respectively. His work addresses man’s relationship with nature and documents our relationship with nature.
He has undertaken research residencies in Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Bangkok University Gallery, Earth Observatory of Singapore, Ffotogallery, The Arctic Circle Residency, Kadist Art Foundation (San Francisco), Musee Du Quai Branly (Paris) and at The Centre of Contemporary Art in Singapore in 2018. His recent exhibitions include the Taipei Biennale 2018, Asia Pacific Triennial 2018, Yinchuan Biennale 2018, Moscow Biennale 2017, Jakarta Biennale 2017, Sydney Biennale 2016, Arles Discovery Prize 2015, Daegu Photo Biennale 2014, Moscow International Biennale of Young Art 2014, PhotoIreland 2014, Singapore Biennale 2013, and President’s Young Talents 2013. He has exhibited in Lodz Fotofestiwal, Photoespana, Noorderlicht Photo Festival, Format Festival, Fukouka Asian Art Museum (Japan), CCP (Melbourne), Seoul Arts Center (Korea), GoEun Museum of Photography (Korea) and Shanghart (Shanghai). He is shortlisted for the Hugo Boss Asia Art Award in 2017.