Kai Yang was born in 1956, in Lan Zhou, Gan Su province, China. Currently, he works and
lives in Beijing and Paris. In 1977, Yang graduated from Fine Art Major in
Northwest Normal University. From 1987 to 1992, Yang entered the École
Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-arts de Paris (École des Beaux-Arts) to study and
work under the mentorship of Pierre Carron. In 2006, he had his first solo
exhibition in China at the National Art Museum of China. He also had been
exhibited in galleries and museums in Pairs, Beijing, Hong Kong and other cities.