Yan Shao is a terrestrial artist and creative technologist born in China and currently lives in New York. She creates poetic new media artworks that explore the perceptual possibility and mediate the complex interrelations, illuminating a deep sense of connection between humans and the earth. Her aesthetic language is inspired by geopoetics, natural transience, and ecological humanity.

Yan received her bachelor's in Geology at Yunnan University and a Master of Fine Arts degree at San Francisco Art Institute. She is a current student in the Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) at NYU Tisch School of the Arts.

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