Jiayi Zhao

*1998 in Xi‘an, China

Jiayi Zhao’s portraits impress with their universal intensity. The focus is not on a specific individual, but rather on a human condition such as birth or old age. The image “Zukunft (Future)” shows us people at the beginning of their lives; little is yet predefined. The baby comes from the dark into the light. The contours are still blurred, but the expression is already clearly recognizable. Movement and the flow of time determine the work. It’s the same with age, only in reverse: the contours begin to dissolve…

EXHIBITIONS

2023-2024 annual exhibitions HBK Essen

2020 image review on yachang-art.com

2020 Interview at Shanghai Art Expo, China

AWARDS/SCHOLARSHIPS

2020 Phoenix Art Award, funding support for graduation work from the X’ian Academy of Fine Arts

Biography

since 2022 Essen University of Fine Arts

2016-2020 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Xi’an Academy of Fine Art, China

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Unique Artworks

Artworks on Canvas

Artworks on paper

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Small & Medium Size

Wall Sculptures

Sculptures

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Multiples

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