Rui Mockian

Visual Artist


Rui Mockian is a London-based artist who mainly works with Sculpture and Installation.

Rui's current interests focus on political dynamics, individual experience, power structures and the conflict between the privileged and the oppressed.

Drawing inspiration from domestic found objects, Rui employs sculpture and installation to construct thought-provoking observations of macro social and historical/political dynamics. Through their work, Rui offers a personal yet relatable viewpoint, inviting viewers to engage with the complexities of these issues.

Rui holds a BA in Media and Communication Design from Tongji University and a MA in Contemporary Art Practice from RCA.

Recent Works

Medium: Chair, Stool, Soft toys, Thread

Size: 120 x 150 x 250 cm


Medium: Earthenware, Resin, Catasetum Orchid

Size: 15 x 15 x 80 cm

Medium: Resin, Glue, Bolt, Toys, Cotton Fabric

Size: 30 x 30 x 115 cm