Curriculum Vitae

Li Han

+1 (312) 874-0166
thelostshrimpball@gmail.com



Education

SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO (SAIC), CHICAGO
Master of Fine Arts in Studio, Visual Communication Design
2015–2017

ACADEMY OF ARTS & DESIGN, TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY, BEIJING
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Design
2009–2014



Experience

FREELANCE
Graphic Designer
September 2011–current

SAIC GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANT
Departments of Visual Communication Design, Printmedia, and Adult Continuing Studies
Specialized in Advanced Typography, Advanced Artist’s Book courses, etc. 
June 2016–December 2017, Chicago, Illinois

ZEUSÉ INTERNATIONAL
Graphic Designer
July 2014–July 2015, Beijing, China

FIBER ART INSTITUTE, ACADEMY OF ARTS & DESIGN, TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY
Intern Artist, Research Assistant
September 2010–July 2014, Beijing, China

UNDERGRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANT
Department of Arts & Craft, Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
Fiber Sculpture and Paper Making courses
October–December 2013, Beijing, China

“ENTER GHOST, EXIT GHOST” (Professor Bashir Makhoul’s Exhibition)
Design Assistant
February–March 2011, Beijing, China



Exhibition

RECTO & VERSO
A Worderful Fictionary
Zhou B Art Center,
Deecember 15th, 2017–January 12th, 2018. Chicago, Illinois

HETEROTOPIA
DeBach—the Visulization of Bach’s “Well-Tempered Clavichord” / Symmetry/Asymmetry
Zhou B Art Center,
November 17th–December 8th, 2017. Chicago, Illinois

CHICAGO ART BOOK FAIR 2017
Cat’s Cradle / Symmetry/Asymetry / A Worderful Fictionary
Chicago Athletic Hotel
November 16th–19th, Chicago, Illinois

SAIC 2017 MFA SHOW
DeBach—the Visulization of Bach’s “Well-Tempered Clavichord”
Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
April 28th–May 16th, 2017, Chicago, Illinois

SPRING STUDENT ARTISTS’ BOOKS SHOWCASE
A Worderful Fictionary / Changing/Unchanging
Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
March 21st–30th, 2017, Chicago, Illinois

“TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY–TOKYO UNIVERISTY OF THE THE ARTS” FIBEBR ART EXHIBITION
To Piet Mondrian
Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
October–November, 2014, Beijing, China

ACADEMY OF ARTS & DESIGN, TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY AND COLLEGE OF THE ARTS, DONG-A UNIVERSITY,
CHINA-KOREA STUDENT EXCHANGE EXHIBITION
To Piet Mondrian
Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
September–October, 2014, Beijing, China

“THE START OF A LONG JOURNEY: EXCELLENT GRADUATION ARTWORKS FROM KEY FINE ART ACADEMIES”
To Piet Mondrian
Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University
May–June, 2014, Beijing, China

“FROM LAUSANNE TO BEIJING,” THE 7TH INTERNATIONAL FIBER ART BIENNALE
Thou Speakest Not Series
Nantong 1895th Culture Creative Industrial Park
November 8th–December 15th, 2012, Nantong, Jiangsu Province, China

THE 6TH CHINA INSTITUTE OF MODERN CRAFTS EXHIBITION
Thou Speakest Not Series
Suzhou Art & Design Technology Institute
December 2011–January 2012, Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China

THE 1ST CHINESE CONTEMPORARY FIBER ART EXHIBITION
Thou Speakest Not Series
Jilin College of the Arts
September 2011–November 2011, Changchun, Jilin Province, China



PUBLISHED WORK

Book Book 2
Collaborated with Professor Hyon, Myungah
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
2018, to be expected

Symmetry/Asymmetry
Self Published
Collected by Joan Flasch Artist’s Book Collection
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
2017

A Worderful Fictionary
Self Published
Collected by Joan Flasch Artist’s Book Collection
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
2016

THE VISION OF MUSIC (CD, Textbook, & Poem Collection Set)
Collaborated with Professor Yan, Dawei
Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, Beijing China
2012


© 2018 Li Han.