Yan Shao was born in Shaoxing in the southeast of China. After graduating in Geology from Yunnan University, she received her MFA degree from San Francisco Art Institute and currently lives in San Francisco. Through photography, video, and multimedia installation, her practice explores the realm of personal perception and public history in the multi-cultural context. By transforming the unseen past into tangible experience, her work provides a seeing that connects the past and the present, the memory and social reality.

Contact: shaoyan32@gmail.com