Sophia Gao

 

 

Education:

 

2001-2005       Graduate with distinction from the best fine art tertiary institution.

                        BFA, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

 

 

 

Awards:

 

2017    The First Prize of “Love Canada,Love Nature" Outdoor Painting Competetion 

2011    The Winner of Environmental Awareness Youth Ambassador Calendar Contest

2010    The 5th Mandarin Childhood Education Art Centre of Toronto Best Tutor Award

2002    Art Colleges' of China digital media art competition special award

2001    New Year's Greeting Card Design Competition of Central Academy of Fine Arts,

            First Runner-up and Special award

 

 

Post Graduate:

 

2014-Present   Full-Time Professional Artist - Paint, Photography

2009-2011       Art Instructors for Renowned Art School, Toronto

2008-2009       Art Designer Hachette Advertising, Beijing

2006-2007       Art Editor     People’s Daily, Beijing

2005-2006       Art Editor     Research of Watch & Clock Magazine, Beijing

 

 

 

 

Exhibitions:

 

2019   CAFA (Central Academy of Fine Arts) ALUMNI CANADA ART EXHIBITION 2019

           GALLERY HI ART, Toronto Canada

2019   ARTIST PROJECT, Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto Canada

2018   ARTIST PROJECT, Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto Canada

2017   ARTIST PROJECT, Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto Canada

2017   The 2017 AGH Art Sale, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton Canada

2016   The 2016 AGH Art Sale, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton Canada

2016   QUEEN WEST ART CRAWL

2016   RIVERDALE ART WALK

2016   Solo Exhibition-Flow Jazz Bistro, Toronto

2016   Solo Exhibition-Serendipitous Journey The Westin Prince Hotel Toronto

2015    Power, Arta Gallery, Toronto Canada

2015    Kaleidoscope, McKay Art Centre, Markham Canada

2015    The 2015 AGH Art Sale, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton Canada

2015    ARTIST PROJECT, Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto Canada

2014    Blue Calm, Ashgrove Spa, Unionville Canada

2014    ART…AND ALL THAT JAZZ

            The Markham Group of Artists Art Show at Varley Art Gallery, Unionville Canada

 

 

Gallery:

GALLERY HI ART

 

 

Media:

 

Interview @ Baron Magzine

加拿大新时代电台

著名的女仕界公众平台

FM105.9

Extra Curricular:

 

2019     Fine Art Study tour - London, UK

2018     Fine Art Study tour - Osaka and Kyoto, Japan

2018     Fine Art Study tour - Beijing and Shanghai

2018     Fine Art Study tour - East coast of US 

2017     West coast of US - A Photo Expedition

2016     Western Caribbean - A Photo Expedition

2014     The Grand Canyon - A Photo Expedition

2014     Fine Art Study tour-Paris, France

2011     Fine Art Study tour-New York City, US