Zoe Yin

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Zoe Yin
Born 2001
Boston, Massachusetts
Nationality American
Occupation Contemporary painter and novelist

Zoe Yin (simplified Chinese 尹亮景 born in 2001) is an American contemporary painter and novelist. Boston WCVB-TV, China Central TV, China Education TV, Cleveland WCPN Radio, THNKR-TV, China Daily call her a child prodigy.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]

Background[edit]

Yin was born in Boston, Massachusetts. Her mother, Yuemao Xu, is a real estate developer. Her father, Dr. Yizhong Yin, is a businessman. Her older sibling, Victoria Yin, is also a child prodigy painter and poet.

Career[edit]

Yin began drawing when she was one year old. At age six, she became a member of the Andover Artists Guild [8] and exhibited at the 33rd annual Andover Art in the Park, where she sold her first acrylic painting. She exhibited at the International Art Expo New York at age 8.[9]

Yin has been represented by galleries in America and China since age nine, and became internationally known.[10][11][12][13][14][15][16]

Her first museum exhibition was at the World Art Museum in Beijing, China when she was ten.[1][2][3][7] At the same time, her art book with her sibling “Art World Child Prodigy Siblings-- Victoria Yin, Zoe Yin” was published in English and Chinese.[17]

Yin was interviewed by CCTV (China Central TV) cultural express,[1] China Education Television TV,[2] and CCTV worldwide broadcasting program cross over and painted live in front of a worldwide audience.[3] Yin was also interviewed by Boston WCVB-TV Chronicle.

Yin's story was documented in two episodes of PRODIGIES, "Young Prodigies Dazzle The Art World" [5] and "Art Prodigy Compared to Matisse" [6] when she was 11. (PRODIGIES is a bi-weekly series from THNKRtv, initiated by Google, showing the youngest and brightest talents).

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