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Miao Ying 苗颖


1985 Born in Shanghai, China
Based in New York and Shanghai


• Master of Fine Arts, Electronic Integrated Arts, School of Art and Design, Alfred University, Alfred, NY, USA, May 2009
• Bachelor of Fine Arts, New Media Arts, China Academy of Fine Arts, Hangzhou, China, May 2007


Recipient of the “Porsche Young Chinese Artist of the year” (2018- 2019)
Artist fellowship award “Backslash Art” at Cornell Tech, Cornell University (2019)
New Museum “Seven on Seven” (2017)


• 2022 Miao Ying: A Field Guide to Ideology, Art Museum at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
• 2021 Pilgrimage into Walden XII, OVR:Pioneers, Art Basel
• 2019 Tough Love, Miao Ying Solo Exhibition, Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna, Austria
• 2018 "Hardcore Digital Detox", M+ Museum, Hongkong
"Stones From Other Hills", Miao Ying Solo Exhibition, Madein Gallery, Shanghai, China
• 2016 MIAO Ying: Chinternet Plus, First Look:New Art Online, the New Museum, New York, NY, USA
Content Aware, MadeIn Gallery, shanghai, china
Chinternet How: A Love Story, Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna, Austria
Void, Museum of Contemporary Art Shanghai Pavilion, Shanghai, China
• 2015 Holding a Kitchen Knife to Cut the Internet Cable, Folklore of the cyber world, La Biennale di Venezia 2015,
Chinese Pavilion, Venice, Italy
• 2014 .gif ISLAND, V Art Centre, Shanghai, China
Meanwhile in china—So in loved, will never feel tired again, Netizenet, Online


• 2022

Hawai'i Triennial 2022, Honolulu, USA
Asia Society Museum, New York, USA
Modern and Contemporary Art Museum, Bologna, Italy
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taibei
He Art Museum, Foshan, China

• 2021

A Question of Taste, Pera Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
The Artist is online, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
NFTism: No Fear in Trying, Unit London, London, UK
ArtBasel, Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Basel, Switzerland

• 2020

Facing the Collector. The Sigg Collection of Contemporary Art from China, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
Ntact, Asai Culture Center Museum,Gwangju, south korea
X Museum Triennial, X Museum, Beijing, China
Porsche Young Chinese Artist of the year exhibition, Shanghai, China

• 2019

The Art Happens Here: Net Art’s Archival Poetics, New Museum, New York
Chinese Whisper , Museum Fur Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, Austria
Artistic Intelligence, Kunestverein Hannover, Hannover, Germany
Chinternet Ulgy, CFCCA, Manchester, UK
Moon Phase, UCCA Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Vienna Biennale 2019, Kunsthalle Vienna, Austria
Sleeping with a Vengeance, Dreaming of a Life, Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart,Germany

• 2018

The 12th Gwangju Biennale: Imagined Borders , Gwangjiu, South Korea
Art Night London, curated by Hayward Gallery, London, UK
The exhibition of annual of contemporary art of China, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing, China
All I know is what’s on the internet, The Photographers' Gallery, London, UK
Shanghai Beat, Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Kumamoto, Japan
Peer to Peer, Surplus Space, Wuhan, China

• 2017

com/.cn, co-presented by MoMA PS1 and K11 Art Foundation, Hong Kong
After Us, co-presented by New Museum and K11 Art Foundation, Shanghai, China
The New Normal—Art and China in 2017, Ullens Center For Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Performing the border, kunstraum Niederoesterreich, Vienna, Austria
The first Porsche “Young Chinese Artist of the Year” Nominees Exhibition, Modern Art Museum Shanghai,
Shanghai, China
Moments and More, OCAT Museum Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Being Information, Start Museum, Shanghai, China
Three Rooms—International Touring Exhibition of Young Media Artists, CAC, Shanghai, China
No Commission, Shanghai Exhibition Center, Shanghai, China

• 2016

Secret Surface, Kunst-Werke Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Octopus 16: Antiques Roadshow, Gertrude Contemporary, Australia
Turning Point, Contemporary art in China Since 2000, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
口, Asia Art Center Taipei I+II, Taipei, Taiwan
Time Test—international video art research exhibition, CAFA art Museum, Beijing, China
Time Test—international video art research exhibition, Redtory Museum of Contemporary Art, Guangzhou, China
Beijing Media Art Biennale, World Art Museum, Beijing, China
Why the performance?, Ming Contemporary Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Ghost in flash: after photography, Taking Space, Beijing ,China
Community of Celibates, Shanghai gallery of Art, Shanghai, China

• 2015

The Wrong—New Digital Art Biennale, online
Huayu Youth Award nomination exhibition, Sanya, Hainan, China
Inventing Ritual, Madein Company, Shanghai, China/ Art Sanya, Sanya, China
The ballad of generation Y, OCAT Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Redefine: multiple perspectives and possibilities in network era, Times Museum, Guangzhou, China
Faith/Freedom/Future-proof, 2015 Europa Tour: Contemporary Art From China, Warszawa, Poland
Portable Domains, Firstdraft, Sydney, Australia
My Feet Would Hurt If They Still Existed, Alaska Projects, Sydney, Australia
B3+Beijing 2015, Moving in Time, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China
No Apple No Show, We Gallery, Shanghai, China
“CAFAM-FUTURE” Exhibition, The Reality Representation of Chinese Young Art, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing

• 2014

Tomorrow’s Party, Ullens Centre for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Rendering, BYOB Beijing, Beijing, China
Loop, BYOB Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Resolution, SNAP, Shanghai, China
Teach us to care and not to care, Teach us to sit still, BANK Gallery, Shanghai, China
Net-Recycling, Nomade Art Space, Hanzhou, China
Art That Heels, V Art Centre, Shanghai, China

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