Xingyi Zhao is a Chicago-based artist. She creates prints and handwoven textiles that investigate our relationship with domestic space and everyday objects. By taking daily life as subject matter while commenting on the everyday aesthetic of the 21st century, her work deals with memory, privacy, and a sense of forced optimism with a subtle minimalistic approach. She earned her BFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Image: Xingyi Zhao, Intertwining Study (2021). Monotype on handmade paper. Dimensions 9 x 12 inches each