Amiko Li (b. 1993, Shanghai) is a visual artist working in photography, text and video. His works explore the paradox of intimacy and distance.

He is the recipient of the PDN The Curator Award, Center Project Launch Award, and Royal Ulster Academy Portrait Prize. Exhibition and projections include Abrons Arts Center, New York; LeRoy Neiman Gallery at Columbia University, New York; Anthology Film Archive, New York, NY; Ulster Museum, Ireland; Thorvald Meyers 51, Norway; UCCA Center for Contemporary Art, China; Power Station of Art, China; Flat Earth Film Festival, Iceland; and Belfast Photo Festival, Ireland. Publications include Adbusters; American Chordata; Artforum; Esquire Russia; Juxtapoz; New Yorker; and T Magazine. He is a full-time lecturer at Smith College.

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Selected Text

Li Jia, 2021

Title Magazine
Laurel V. McLaughlin, 2020

Collector Daily
Olga Yatskevich, 2017

The Deep Blue See
Tim Davis, 2017

Juxatpoz Magazine

Canbra Hodsdon, 2014

C Psychology
Stephanie Cristello, 2012