Xiaopeng (Lucien) Liu


Hohhot, China.

Now working and living in San Francisco.


2016.08 - 2019.12 MFA in Photography, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, United States.

2007.08 - 2011.06 Bachelor of Management in Media Management, Communication University of China, Beijing, China.



International Photography Grant: Talent of the Year 2020 International Photography Grant

Analog Forever Magazine’s Top 50 Analog Photographs of 2020 Analog Forever Magazine

The International Photography Awards 2020 1st place, Non-Professional Analog/Film, Fine Art The International Photography Awards



"ExposureCHUNG | NAMONT, San Francisco, CA.

"The International Photography Awards 2020 - Best of Show" House of Lucie, Budapest, Hungary


"PhotoAlliance Bay Area Current(ly)" PhotoAlliance, San Francisco, CA.

"Photography Without a Lens" Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts, Providence, RI.

"Fantastic Film Show" LightBox Photographic Gallery, Astoria, OR.

"Society of Arts and Crafts 2020 Photography Competition" Society of Arts and Crafts, Montgomery, AL.

"Imagination" PH21 Gallery, Budapest, Hungary.

"Internal Dialogue" One Twelve Publishing, Portland, OR.

"2020 CPA Member’s Juried Exhibition" Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA.

"Envision Arts Black + White III" Envision Arts, Denton, TX.

"Alternative Processes" SE Center For Photography, Greenville, SC.


"unique: alternative processes 2019", A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX.

"Cameraless", Analog Forever Magazine, San Francisco, CA.

"4th Annual Alternative Process Photography Exhibition", The Image Flow, Mill Valley, CA.


"3rd Annual Alternative Process Photography Exhibition", The Image Flow, Mill Valley, CA.


"CA.94965", 625 Sutter Gallery, San Francisco, CA.


Edge of Humanity Magazine “…big cities are still warm.” | Public Displays Of Affection. Feb, 2021

Soft Lightning Volume 2: Connection. Nov,2020.

The Hand Magazine, Issue 29. Jul, 2020.

The Hand Magazine, Issue 21. Jul, 2018.