Zhiyuan Yang is a Brooklyn-based artist born in Beijing, China. She is an interdisciplinary artist who makes work that explores the ambivalent relationship between alienation and belonging.
Yang’s exhibitions include: UPROOT, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY, 2017; Biennial 29 (Juror’s Award), South Bend Museum of Art, South Bend, IN, 2017; her photography works were published by AINT-BAD Magazine: Issue No.12: Curator’s Choice, 2017.
Yang has been a participant of The Studios at MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA, 2018; Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (Skowhegan Fellowship, SAIC Matching Scholarship), Skowhegan, ME, 2017; She is also a recipient of A.I.R. Fellowship, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2018-2019.
Featured Image Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist.