Jiaqi Zhang is an artist, creative technologist. She was born in China and now is based in Chicago. She holds a BA in English Studies and an MFA in Art and Technology Studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her works have been exhibited at venues including CICA museum, South Korea; SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, San Francisco; ICOSA, Austin; Old Courthouse Arts Center, Woodstock; Yoonarte Gallery, Shanghai and others.
Jiaqi creates interactive and gamified experiences across the digital and physical realms with a focus on sensory perception, emotional experience, and collective imagination. Her creative practice is based on the collaborative process and socially engaged relationship. Her previous experience involved working with learning specialists, scientists, audiences, and nonhumans.