Jingyi Wang is a realistic artist who specializes in oil painting. Observant and perceptive, she combines her excellent sketching ability and imagination to form a new kind of conceptual painting. She is known for her cactus series in that the series of artificial cactus paintings, cacti represent all creatures in natures. Through the strong and independent characteristic that the cacti represent, she intends to express the impact that human activities on nature.
Jingyi Wang was born and raised in China. She received her BFA degree in oil painting from China Central Academy of Fine Arts in 2013, and received her MFA degree from New York Academy of Art in 2016. She was awarded for an artist residency at the Terra Foundation of American Art in Giverny, France. Her works had been widely exhibited at Art New York 2017 Art Fair, Sotheby’s New York, the Metropolitan Pavilion, Flux Factory Gallery, Portraits Inc., Jacob K. Javits Center, Cloud Gallery, Amerasia Bank Gallery, Era Contemporary & Da Vinci Art Alliance, Panepinto Galleries, Beijing Chengxi Contemporary Art Center, Art at the United Nations Headquarters, etc. Jingyi has been painting botany since 2014 when she moved to New York. her art works help to redefine our relationship with our nature surrounding, therefore, impact our culture in a unique way. Her art works are widely published at art magazines such as Acrylicworks5 magazine, Creativepaper magazine, ArtMaze Mag magazine, Studio Visit magazine, Contemporary Art Curator magazine. Her works were reported by Medias such as The China Press, Sing Tao daily Newspaper, World Journal and she had a one on one interview by SinoVision English Channel in 2017. On October 2017, Wang's first solo exhibition titled "The Growing" was opened at the Amerasia Bank Gallery in New York. In 2018, she opened another solo exhibition “My Loneliness is a Garden” at Art Lines Gallery in Hackensack, New Jersey.