BFA (2010) The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, NY
MFA (2020) Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions:

Fragments (2021)

Moskowitz Bayse

Los Angeles, CA 

Maya and the Mycelial Network (2018)

The Range

Saguache, CO

Accumulations (2018)

Monica Cook & Ye Qin Zhu

Postmasters Gallery

New York, NY

Chimeras (2018)

Cheryl Bentley & Ye Qin Zhu

Central Park Gallery

Los Angeles, CA

The Cosmos of Seeds (2017)

The Hand

Brooklyn, NY

Ye Mandala (2016)

*Future Development Space

Brooklyn, NY



Remaking the Stars: CONSTELLATION Lights (2022–ongoing)

Andrew Freedman Home + Beam Center

Curated by Alaina Simone

Bronx, NY


Governors Island

New York, NY

A Universe (2021)

Project details:

Beam Camp

Strafford, NH

Mediated Meditation (2021)

Kings Gate Project Space

London, UK

I=N=T=E=R=F=A=C=E (2019)

Yale Cabaret

New Haven, CT

Over the Rainbow (2017)

Babycastles Gallery

New York, NY


Live/Work Die Hard (2012)

Gowanus, Brooklyn NY

Co-curated and produced with Piotr Styk.

Select Group Exhibitions:

Mediated Meditation (2022)

Harkawik Gallery

NADA New York, NY

The Hearing Trumpet (2022)

Galerie Marguo

Paris, France

Arts in Embassy (2022)

The Hague, Netherlands

Roots Taking Root (2021)

James Fuentes

New York, NY

36 Painters (2021)

Harper's Gallery

East Hampton, NY

Redirecting (2021)

Tree Art Museum

Beijing, China

Reinvention (2021)

Untitled Art Fair

Miami Beach, FL

ELMNOP (2020)

Spring/Break Art Show

New York, NY

Death by Audio Arcade (2017)

Cloud City

Williamsburg, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Office Space (2016)

LMCC Residency Space

New York, NY

Cosmicomics (2015)


New York, NY


New York, NY


New York, NY

Red Barn (2010)

OxBow Gallery

Grand Rapids, MI

Sculpture Storage (2010)

La Mama Gallery

New York, NY

Contenpt (2009)

Houghton Gallery

Cooper Union,

New York, NY

My Way (2009)

Performa '09 Hub

New York, NY

Residencies and Awards:

THAT Co. Studio Grant in Bushwick, New York (2022-present)

Tsai CITY (Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale) Innovation Fellow (2020-present)

Critical Practice Research Grant (2020)

Yale CCAM (Center for Collaborative Arts and Media) Studio Fellow (2019-2020)

Blended Reality Researcher (2018-2019)

The Range, Saguache, C.O. Summer resident and exhibiting artist (2018)

Ox-Bow School of Arts, Saugatuck, M.I. Summer Fellowship Resident (2010)


Visiting artist and artist talk presentation at College of Creative Studies, Detroit, MI (2020); Gotham Film and Media Institute, New York, NY (2021); Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT (2021)

Teaching Assistant to Troy Michie's Basic Drawing class at Yale School of Art. New Haven, CT (2020)

Teaching Assistant to Justin Berry's 3D Rendering class at Yale School of Art. New Haven, CT (2019)

Instructor at Beam Center. Brooklyn, NY (2017 - 2018)

Lead instructor at Redwood Art Studio. Sunset Park, Brooklyn (2014 -2016)

Guest Educator at Russel Wright Design Center for Summer Nature & Design Camp. Manitoga, NY (2015)

Portfolio prep and conceptual design course at Yunhua Fang Studio. Cupertino, CA (Summer 2007)

Painting instructor at The Cooper Union Saturday Program. New York, NY (2007)

Press Highlights:

New York Times (2021): A quirky design fair finds a new home: Governors Island  (2021): Interview with Ye Qin Zhu

Arts Council of Greater New Haven (2021): Diary Disks moving to City Hall  


NY Times (2022): 

Governors Island (2021): 

New Haven Independent (2021): “Diary Disk” Lands In Library To Preserve Communal Memories
New Haven Independent (2021): Diary Disks Press Conference with Mayor Eliker at Ives Library

CRW (2021):

YaleNews (2020): Inaugural Innovation Fellow will help link the arts and entrepreneurship

New York Times (2020)

New Haven Review, I=N=T=E=R=F=A=C=E (2019)

Art News (2018)

Over The Rainbow (2017) view/download online catalogue here

Hyperallergic (2015)

BKmag (2015)