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About Xiao Hui Wang

Madam Xiao Hui Wang (WANG Xiaohui), a renown artist who divides herresidence between Shanghai and Munich, works mainly in photography but alsocreates in the filed of sculpture, design, film and media art. She has also madea name for herself as an author.

Her artwork has been presented in museums and galleries in numerouscountries – most of them solo shows. Many of her works are collected byprivate collectors and public institutions. She has received numerous awardsfor her artwork both at home and abroad. To date, she has published over 50books and art catalogues. Her autobiography, "My Visual Diary", has been abest seller for years and won important prizes in China, like the "ShanghaiExcellent Book Award." Therefore, she is regarded as the "Youth Idol" by Chinese media.

She has been a professor at Tongji University in Shanghai where she foundedthe institute "Xiao Hui Wang Art Center" in 2003. She was the generaldesigner for the theme pavilion- "Urban Footprint Pavilion" at the 2010Shanghai World Expo. The city of Suzhou opened the "Xiao Hui Wang ArtMuseum" in 2013 and the city of Zhuhai established "Xiao Hui Wang ArtAcademy" in 2014.

Prof. Wang is a recipient of the "German-Sino Friendship Award", issued by the German government. Being a "Cultural Ambassador", she plays an active role inculture exchanges between China and Germany. She has also been recognizedby the influential magazine "Phoenix Weekly" in Hong Kong as one of the top50 "Chinese who Impact the Future of the World".

Moreover, Prof. Wang's recent honors include Honorary Member ofthe BFF (German Association of Photographers and Designers), the"International Star Artist Award" at Art Masters in St. Moritz, "Photographer ofthe Year" by Shanghai Media Group, "Artist of the Year" by South China MediaGroup, "Most Valuable Female Artist by Harper's Bazaar, "Gorgeous Awards forArtists" by Jaguar, "Most Successful Woman" by Jessica in Hong Kong, "Artist ofthe Year" by China Luxury Association, "Female Pace Setter" and "ExcellentDesigner" and "the Top 10 Leading Images in Creative Industry" by the city ofShanghai. She was also voted the "Most Sympathetic Artist by 2.76 million netizens from