Local Artist based in Vancouver. Born in Guangzhou, China, moved to Canada when they were 15 years old. Yan Liang is a non-binary media and conceptual artist. Primarily practicing Digital & Video Art, Photography, Text, and Sculpture. Their style is surrealist with playfulness and humor, using their subconscious, emotions, and personal experiences as the sources of inspirations. They often use found images, videos, and objects for manipulation and juxtaposition to create visual aesthetics and meanings.
Yan Liang is a media and conceptual artist who primarily practices media art, photography, text, and sculpture. Her works are often communicating her subconscious, emotions, and personal experiences. She was a surrealist oil painter before she realized the mass possibilities in media art and conceptual art. By switching from paint and canvas to pixels and media platforms. For Yan Liang, this is the best representation of her contemporary art practice.