Tao     Hai     Yue

Tao Hai Yue grew up in a southeastern coastal city during China's reform and rapid urbanization. Her father is a landscape artist and publisher, and her mother is a calligrapher. She studied sculpture in Shanghai, China, and then completed an MFA degree in Public art at the Weimar Bauhaus University in Germany. She co-founded YUUE Industrial Design Studio for many years in Berlin, Germany.

She specializes in working with diverse media, including painting, sculpture, heterogeneous installation, video, etc. Her art practice focuses on memory, migration, conflict, and some of the most pressing issues of our time.
Interviews, art writing are also part of her art practice.

born in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Currently lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Sculpture Department of Shanghai Normal University
“Public Art and New Artistic Strategies” MFA program in Weimar Bauhaus University in Germany

Selected Exhibitions

“Learning from the earth”, ART SAFIENTAL Biennale, Switzerland

“Streetlight”, Roman Susan Gallery, Chicago, USA

“Was bleibt?”, Neues Museum, Weimar, Germany

“Illuminate the Darkness”, Viehauktionshalle, Weimar, Germany

“We are all public now”, Other Music Academy, Weimar, Germany
“What can I not know about you” group exhibition at Gallery ALU, Gallery Java and Gallery Roman Petrovic in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

“Mostar City Lab”, Public Art Exhibition, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
“(Un)Disciplined Body” group show at former SEDBezirksparteischule in Erfurt, Germany

“Summer of 2006” group show at Shanghai Hongqiao Contemporary Art Museum,China

Spring Arts Salon2011, Shanghai,China

“Open Expression ”Shanghai Youth Art Exhibition , Shanghai Mingyuan Culture and Art Center,China

“MALI Awarded Works Exhibition” group exhibition at Wuxing Gallery, China

“12th Art Exhibition of Zhejiang Province”, Zhejiang Art Museum ,China

“Absurd Truth” group exhibition at Shanghai XuHui Art Gallery, China

Grants & Awards 
Alps Art Academy, Scholarship Awardee, Tenna Switzerland

Bauhaus goes south-east Europe, DAAD Foundation, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The 11th National Art Exhibition Finalist, China

MALI Art Award, First Runner-up, China

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