Iris Hu

Studio visit

Iris Yirei Hu is an artist who explores urban architecture, personal and collective histories, and cultural memories through painting and writing. In an effort to engage cross-cultural and cross-generational communities in her native Los Angeles, she works with classroom teachers to strengthen their students' observational and critical thinking skills through art. She holds a BA in Art from UCLA  and is a Columbia University MFA candidate. In addition to her studio work, she is a contributing co-founder to baumtest, a quarterly artist book. 

To see more of her work, check out and follow her @iristheempress