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Yong Xiao

Central Academy of Fine Arts CAFA, Beijing, China

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  • Design Forum Chengdu 2018


Yong Xiao is a Professor at the School of Design, Central Academy of Fine Arts, China. Actively involved in international design associations, Xiao is an Executive Board Member of Cumulus Association (2016-2019) and Former Vice President at Icograda (2009-2011). He graduated from the University of Art and Design Helsinki and used to be a Visiting Scholar at Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste Stuttgart. Prof. Yong Xiao taught and lectured in more than 350 universities in China and internationally. As a distinguished Graphic Designer, Xiao was awarded as one of the Top 10 Chinese Design Figures. His works are featured in international design media and collected by art museums. (October 2018)