Ou Ning is a multi-disciplinary practitioner from China. He is an artist, filmmaker, curator, writer, editor and activist. Ou Ning was the member of Asian Art Council at Guggenheim Museum (2011) and speaker of Aspen Idea Festival (2012). He also worked as a jury member of the 8th Benesse Prize at the 53rd Venice Art Biennale (2009), Yokohama International Media Art Festival (2009), the 22nd Milan Asian, African and Latin American Film Festival (2012), Debut Award at Lisbon Architecture Triennale (2013). Ou Ning taught at GSAPP, Columbia University in Fall 2016 and Spring 2017, now works as the director of Kwan-Yen Project, a historical preservation and renovation project in Yantai, China.