Miao Ying was born in 1985 in Shanghai. Graduated from BA in Fine Arts, New Media Arts, China Academy of Fine Arts in 2007 and from MA in Fine Arts, Electronic Integrated Arts, School of Art and Design, Alfred University in 2009, Miao Ying currently works and lives in Shanghai. Her selected solo exhibitions include: Chinternet Plus (New Museum, New York , 2016), Content Aware (MadeIn Gallery, Shanghai, 2016), Holding a Kitchen Knife to Cut the Internet Cable, Folklore of the cyber world: an online Exhibition for the Chinese Pavilion (La Biennale di Venezia 2015 Chinese Pavilion, 2015) , .gif ISLAND (V Art Centre, Shanghai, 2014). Her selected group exhibitions include: □ (A+ Contemporary organized by A+ Contemporary, Asia Art Center Taipei I+II, Taipei, 2016), Bio-archiving: Underground Music in Shenyang 1995-2002 (Taikang Space, Beijing, 2016), The Wrong-New Digital Art Biennale (Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou, 2015)，Huayu Youth Award nomination exhibition (Art Sanya, Hainan, 2015)，The ballad of generation Y (OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai, 2015), Faith/Freedom/Future-proof (2015 Europa Tour: Contemporary Art From China, Warszawa, 2015), Redefine: multiple perspectives and possibilities in network era (Times Museum, Guangzhou, 2015), No Apple No Show (We Gallery, Shanghai, 2015), “CAFAM-FUTURE” Exhibition (The Reality Representation of Chinese Young Art, Central Academy of Fine Arts Art Museum, Beijing, 2015). She was shortlisted for “TANC Asia Prize” and “3rd Huayu Youth Award” in 2015.