EDUCATION

2016   MDes, Fashion Body & Garment, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2014   MFA, Fiber, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

2010   BFA, Sculpture, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

 

SOLO / TWO PEOPLE EXHIBITION

2017   Security of Absence, Manifold Gallery, Chicago, IL     

2016   Lazarus, Between Art Lab, Shanghai, China

2016   Lazarus and Ambrosia, Sage Studio for Fashion Design, Sullivan Center, Chicago, IL

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019   Intersectional Touch, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

2019 Anarchival Impulse, ACRE Projects, Chicago, IL

2019   Independent Character, DaHeWan Museum, Beijing, China

2019 Out of Context, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL

2018   I Art Youth Project, Yuan museum, Chongqing, China

2018 Living Architecture, 6018/North, Chicago, IL

2018 12 Openings, Compound Yellow, Chicago, IL

2018   On/Off Grid, Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL

2018   Colossal Gap, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL

2018   Bring Your Own Band-aid, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL

2017   Fragments, The Sub-Mission Gallery, Chicago, IL  

2016   Scarcity & Supply, The 3rd Nanjing International Art Festival, Baijia Lake Museum, Nanjing, China

2016   19th International Open, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL    

2016   Art Moves Des Plaines, Des Plaines City Hall, IL    

2016   Design Show, Block 37, Chicago, IL      

2013   Fiber Thought, San Shang Art, Hangzhou, China   

2013   Chinese Sculpture Almanac Exhibition, National Grand Theater, Beijing, China  

2012   Anámnesis, Mizuma & One Gallery, Beijing, China

2010   Zeng Zhushao Sculpture Art Scholarship Exhibition, Beijing, China

2010   Cromer Chinese Contemporary Art Scholarship for Outstanding Students, Chongqing, China

2010   The Start of a Long Journey, Outstanding Work Exhibition from Key Art Institution, Guangzhou, China

2009   The Fifth Dimension: Art of Fiber and Space, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China

2007   Post 70’s The 1st Youth Art, Hangzhou-Hamburger, China-Germany

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2019   DCASE 2019 Individual Artists Program (IAP) Grant, Chicago, IL

2019   Center Program, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

2019   Center Program full scholarship, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

2019   3rdIndependent Character Competition Nominee and Awardee, Beijing, China

2018   DCASE 2018 Individual Artists Program (IAP) Grant, Chicago, IL

2018   The Studios at MASS MoCA Residency, North Adams, MA 

2018   ACRE Residency, ACRE Projects, Steuben, WI

2018   Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT

2018   Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, Johnson, VT

2017   HATCH Projects Residency, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL

2016  Field/Work Residency, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL    

2016   The Edes Fellowship Nomination, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2016  Master of Design Scholarship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 

2015  Steketee Scholarship, Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI 

2014  Full Scholarship, MFA Fiber Department, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

2010  Zeng Zhushao Sculpture Fellowship, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China 

2010  The Earl of Cromer Scholarship Awards for Contemporary Chinese Artists, Szechuan, China 

2010  China Academy of Art Graduation Creation Collection Award, Hangzhou, China

2010  Wang Jialian Graduation Scholarship, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China 

2010  Wang Ziyun Art Scholarship, Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’an, China 

2010  Outstanding Graduation Creation and Thesis, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China 

2009  Merit Scholarship – 3rd Rank, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

2008  Merit Scholarship – 1st Rank, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

2007  Scholarship for Outstanding Study Achievements, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

 

EXPERIENCES

2019   Michael Rakowitz Studio, Artist Assistant, Chicago, IL

2015  Artist Talk, Fiber Department, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China     

2015  Nick Cave Studio; Artist Assistant, Chicago, IL     

2015  Liz Collins Studio; Artist Assistant, New York, NYC    

2015  Teaching Assistant, Sculpture Department, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 

2013  Hangzhou 1st Triennial of Fiber Art; Artist Assistant, Zhejiang Art Museum, Hangzhou, China  

2012  Exchange Program, Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma, Rome, Italy

2012  Teaching Assistant, Sculpture Department, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China 

2010   Bamboo Whisper, China Pavilion, VIP Hall, World Expo Shanghai 2010; Assistant, Shanghai, China 

 

COLLECTIONS

China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China    

Private Collection by Artist Wang Guangyi     

Jin Cai Gallery, Hangzhou-Hamburger, China-Germany   

Manifold Gallery, Chicago

PRESS

Chicago Tribune “10 visual art shows to look forward to this fall,” August 30, 2018 by Lori Waxman

Newcity “Immigrant Artists: Living Architecture Breathes New Life into the Histories of Chicago,” August 30, 2018 by Manisha Ar

Ran Dian “Lazarus”November 26-Decement 26, 2016 by Xinqi Tao