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Xiaojing Yan

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Toronto, Ontario , Canada
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Email: yan_xiaojing@msn.com
URL: http://www.yanxiaojing.com

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Education:

2007    M.F.A. Indiana University of Pennsylvania, PA. USA
2000    B.F.A. Decorative Art, Nanjing Art Institute, Jiangsu, China
 

Awards/Grant:

2017   Project Grant to Visual Artists, Canada Council for the Arts
2017   Exhibition Assistant Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2017   Mid-Career Artist Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2016   Chalmers Arts Fellowship, Ontario Arts Council

2016   Travel Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

2016   Exhibition Assistant Grant, Ontario Arts Council (2)

2015   Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts
2015   Emerging Artist Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2014    Young Alumni Achievement Award, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA

 

             Exhibition Assistant Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2013    Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

2013    Emerging Artist Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2013    Exhibition Assistant Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2013    Mandarin Profile Awards, Fairchild TV, Canada

2012    Exhibition Assistant Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2011    Best of Show Award, Annual Juried Exhibition, Latcham Gallery, Stouffville, Ontario

2011    Exhibition Assistant Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2011    Emerging Artist Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2011    CAA International Conference Travel Grant, New York, USA

2010    Exhibition Assistant Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2010    Project Grant, Toronto Arts Council, Canada

2010    Exhibition Assistant Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2009    Project Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

2009    Emerging Artist Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

2009    Best of Show Award, 135th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Ontario Society of Artists,

Canada

2008    Project Grant, Toronto Arts Council, Canada

2006    Graduate Student Research Grant, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA

2005    University Senate Travel and Research Grant, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA

2004    Merit Scholarship, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA

2004-2007   Graduate Fellowship, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA

2004     Dean’s Metal Award, George Brown College, Toronto, Canada

2001     Bronze Prize, “Youth Merit” provincial exhibition, Nanjing, China

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2015  Hybrid Vigour, The Latcham Gallery, Stouffville, Ontario, Canada (Jun-Jul)

Cloud Cell, Red Head Gallery, Toronto, Canada (Jan)

      New Growth-Breath in Unison, Orleans Gallery, Ottawa School of Art, Ontario, Canada 

       (Mar-Apr)

       Title to be determined, The Latcham Gallery, Stouffville, Ontario, Canada (Jun-Jul)

2014   Red and White Melody, +15 WINDOW SPACE, Truck Contemporary Art Gallery, Calgary,

       AB, Canada (Oct-Nov)

       Innocence & Experience, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada (Aug-Sep)

2012   A Grasp of Shadows, Red Head Gallery, Toronto, Canada (Mar)

The Language of Life, Fairview Library Gallery, Toronto, Canada (May)

2011    Bridge, curated by Fynn Leitchv, Artspace, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada (Feb-Apr)

New Growth, curated by Kathryn Hogg, Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford,

Ontario, Canada (Oct-Dec)

Cloudscape, Exhibition in corresponding to Scotiabank Nuit Blanche, Todmorden Mills Heritage Museum, Toronto, Canada (Oct)

2010   Shells, Cocoons and Clouds, IndexG Gallery, Toronto, Canada (Mar-Apr) (Catalog)

2009   Floating, Phoenix Art Gallery, Nanjing, China (Nov) (Catalog)

2008   The Language of Life, Bluff Gallery, Scarborough Arts Council, Canada (Aug)

2006   Transmigration and Spirit, thesis exhibition, Kipp Gallery, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA (Aug) (Catalog)

2004   One person exhibition, Miller Gallery, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA (May)

 

Public Art and Collections:

 

2017  Finalist in Markham City Public Art Project, Markham, Ontario, Canada

2017  Nature's Bounty, AquaBlu Condo Development at Town of Grimsby, Ontario, Canada

2016  Finalist in CAMH Phase 1C Therapeutic Art Installations project competition, Toronto, Canada

2016  Moon Gate, Permanent Public Art Commissioned by Jinji Lake Art Museum, Suzhou, China

2015  Finalist in public art competition of W Hotel Shanghai, China

2013  Meng, wall sculpture, Shangfang Central elementary school, Nanjing, China

2013  Cloudscape, Seneca College, Toronto, Canada
2011  Finalist in public art competitions of Simons Store at West Edmonton Mall, Alberta, Canada
2010  Reflection, Downtown Bike Rack design, City of Burlington's Public Art Program, Ontario, Canada

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2014:

 Cloud Cell, Featured project at Art Toronto, art fair, Toronto, Canada (Oct)

     Out Sourcing, University Museum at Nanjing University of Arts, China (Dec-Jan)

 The Red and the Black- The biennial World of Threads Festival, Queen Elizabeth Park

 Community and Cultural Centre, Joshua Creek, Oakville, Ontario, Canada (Nov)

     Critique - No Vacancy Contemporary Art Event, Village Square, Burlington, Ontario, Canada

     Inside / Outside, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL USA (June-July)

     INTREPID , Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto (Feb-Mar)

     Da Bao-Take Out, curated by Shannon Anderson, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, BC,

     Canada (Jan-Mar)

2013:

Art Toronto, art fair, Toronto, Canada (Oct)

Dream State - No Vacancy, The Waterfront Hotel, Burlington, Ontario, Canada (Sept)

Inside/Outside, Blink gallery, Ottawa, Canada (Jul-Aug)

Da Bao-Take Out, curated by Shannon Anderson, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (Apr-Jun)

Artist Project - Installation Zone, Better Living Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Feb)

Group Show, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Jan-Feb)