1958 - Born in Tibet, China
1998 - Interviewed by NHK(Japan): The New Wave of Chinese Culture
1999 - Life Experience: 41 Days

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1995 - "Pictures in the Hutong", Exhibition of performing art, Old Town of Tianjin
1999 - "Dancing Streets", Zeit-Foto Salon, Tokyo , Japan
2007 - "My Neighborhood", Walsh Gallery, Chicago, USA
2008 - "The Community", Songzhuang Art Museum, Beijing
2009 - "Twenty Years, Twenty Sky", Performance Show, Berlin, Germany
2010 - "Me in My Scenery", Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing
2011 - "The Scenery with Red Color", Zen Foto Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2012 - "Through My Eyes", Beijing sanlitun yu hotel
2012 - "Besieged the beast - Three decade", MEM Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2013 - "Memory in Illusion" +3 Gallery, Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing
2014 - "Memory in Illusion" Hong Kong CONTEMPORARY BY ANGELA Gallery
2015 - "Eighties Part I “Father and Old Landscapes", Zen Foto Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2015 - "Looking at Paris’s Eyes"(Action art), Cafe under terror attack on Nov 13, Paris
2016 - "Eighties Part II “MOYI:1987-1989”", Zen Foto Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Selected Group Exhibitions

1997 - "New Image-Conceptual Photography", Beijing
1998 - "Contemporary Photography Exhibition", Berlin Art Museum, Germany
1999 - "The End Of Century, the Changing China", Experimental Art Exhibition, Art Museum of Chicago University, USA
2002 - "Re-interpret: 10 years Of Chinese Experimental Art", Guangzhou Contemporary Art Triennial, Guangdong
2006 - "Between Past and Future New Photography and Images of China", New York, Chicago, Seattle, Berlin
2012 - "Chinese Contemporary Photography", Galerie Paris-Beijing, Belgium
2013 - "Chinese Avant-garde Photography 1980s-90s",Blindspot Gallery, Hong Kong
2014 - "Three Shadows First Experimental image Open Exhibition", Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing
2015 - "Chinese Contemporary Photography",Germany
2015 - "Chinese Photography: Twentieth Century and Beyond", Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing


Houston Museum, U.S.A
Chinese Image and Video Archive, Canada
Guangdong Museum, China
Nanjing Square Gallery of Contemporary Art, Jiangsu, China
Zeit-Foto Salon, Japan
Zen Foto Gallery, Japan
Mo Yi’s works have been collected internationally by many other museums and private collectors from U.S.A, France, Britain, Japan and China.

Books from MO Yi