Originating from Beijing, China, Jiaqi moved to the United States to pursue her education at the age of thirteen. This cultural collision has allowed her to see the world through diverse perspectives. Looking at and referencing multiple cultural backgrounds, her artworks aim to portray shared human experiences, rather than focusing on one specific group or issue.
Jiaqi has created collaborative artworks in traditional and new mediums including photography, video, 3D animation, creative technology, etc.
Jiaqi is currently pursuing her BFA at the Department of Photography and Imaging at New York University Tisch School of the Arts, with double minors in Computer Science and Web Programming and Applications. Her works have been selected for multiple honors and awards at the national as well as international level, and have been showcased at prominent galleries and theaters such as the Metropolitan Museum of Arts and the AMC Empire 25 Theaters at Times Square. She has also worked as a photographer/videographer for renowned entertainment events in both China and the United States.