Yan Wang is an artist and printmaker from Beijing, China, currently based in Brooklyn, NY. Upon acquiring her BFA degree of Printmaking major and Artist Book concentration in Maryland Institute College of Art in 2022, she creates images that embody the monochromatic and metaphorical qualities of the memories, some made into sequential animated films, utilizing the textures created by printmaking approaches.
She has experiences in various print mediums including silkscreen, monotype, lithograph, relief, etching with aquatint, and drypoint printing.
Outside the framework of traditional printmaking, Yan Wang is also experienced in crafts such as ceramics and book-binding. She is currently exploring interdisciplinary possibilities through concepts closely associated with social political feminism and her national identity.
Photo credit: Yuchae Lee