Jason S. Yi

Jason S. Yi is a multi-disciplinary artist whose work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. Notably, he was included in the international biennial exhibition at the Inside-out Art Museum in Beijing in 2013 and 2017’s Sculpture Milwaukee, the first international public art exhibition held in Milwaukee, curated by Russell Bowman. In summer of 2018, his large scale work “Legend of The White Snake” was acquired and permanently installed in front of the Museum of Wisconsin Art. Some of his awards include Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Grant, Mary L. Nohl Fellowship, MASS MoCA Residency and Kamiyama Artist in Residence Fellowship sponsored by the Japan Foundation. 

He is currently a faculty at Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Gallery Director of Hawthorn Contemporary, and Plum Blossom Initiative co-founder with Leah Kolb, exhibition curator from the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. www.jasonyi.com