Yi Cao

was born  1983 in Quinhuangdao in China.  2009 he received his Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing. Currently he is studing at the New York Acadamy of Fine Art.


2009 Staged an individual video and installation show entitled “The Portrait” at the Glasgow School of Art

“Journey of A Thousand Miles”, CAFA museum

2007 First Prize at The Year Exhibition of Selected Students’ Works

2008 Awarded the second grade prize for excellence

2008 A Clay Sculpture work awarded First prize

2009 First Prize at The 2009 Degree Show in Central Academy of Fine Arts

2010 Third Prize Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts “Stewardson Prize for Sculpture” figure modeling competition