Sixue Yang is an experimental ink painter based in China and the USA. She obtained her BFA with honors from Indiana University Bloomington in 2018 and her MFA from Washington University in St. Louis in 2020.
Sixue's art practice explores personal and collective issues surrounding the pace of urban and technological progress, and its impact on nature and human behavior. The work also considers societal shifts and how they affect our connections with the natural world and those around us.
Sixue’s artwork has been shown in exhibitions in the U.S., China, Italy, Serbia, and Spain, including the "WE CONTEMPORARY Art Show" in Rome, Italy, and "Face & Place" at Dodomu Gallery, NewYork, USA. Her paintings have also been featured in numerous publications, including Aesthetica Magazine, Studio Visit Magazine, and New American Paintings.
Adding to her artistic contributions, Sixue has served as a lecturer for the Wuhan University Of Technology. She is also the founder and CEO of the S.M.G Art Space, dedicated to creating a non-profit art center dedicated to art exhibitions, workshops, and artist talks.