Xing Zhao is a Shanghai-based arts writer, editor, translator and cultural content creator. His writing has appeared in publications including CNN, Time Out Shanghai, OutThere Magazine, City Weekend, Zing, Numero and Men’s Uno. He is a frequent contributor to Architectural Digest and The Art Newspaper, profiling contemporary artists and designers. He writes in both English and Mandarin Chinese.

He has consulted to private clients, art galleries, museums and auction houses, managed international art projects, exhibitions and large-scale experiential live events, developed branding and content strategy and translated widely ranging from essays, press materials, to exhibition and auction catalogues. He has worked with clients including Phillips Auctions, WeWork, the Future Laboratory, Louis Vuitton, Edition Hotels, Hong Kong University and Nestlé.

Xing holds a masters degree in Cultural Studies from the University of Edinburgh.

Email him at kapazhao@gmail.com if you would like engage him in a project!

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