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 Li Lin-Liang is a artist and writer trained as a filmmaker in the Beijing Film Academy and an artist in SUNY New Paltz.

  Academic Preparation                                                  

  MFA      2020    SUNY New Paltz                                       Photography and Related Media

  Ph.D.     2012     Beijing Film Academy, China                   Film History and Theory

  M.A.      2003     Beijing Film Academy, China                   Photography


  Academic Experiences

 07/2012- 03/2016    Associate Professor,  School of Film & Television,  Shanghai Theater Academy, Shanghai, China

 07/2003- 09/2009    Assistant Professor,  College of Communication and Arts, Tongji University, Shanghai, China 


  Academic Activities                                                      

  09/2014-08/2015     Visiting Scholar, CCNY, New York, USA    

  05/2007-08/2007     Visiting Scholar, Bauhaus University Weimar, Germany 

 Scholarly Activities                                                     

  • Film Festival Selection Committee Member: Shanghai International Film Festival, 2014-present   

  • Editor: North America Photography Association, 2020- present              

  • Co-Curator: The Chinese People & The Century--The First China International Photography Biennale,     

                             Yanhuang Art Museum, 11/15-11/22/2011,

  • Essay Book Review Editor: Chinese Photographers,  2011, 

                                                     Film Research, 2014-2016,



  Little Dragon of Kung Fu    Co-Screenwriter

  A Family of Kung Fu           Co-Screenwriter

 Publications (Books) 

Author, Heaven Built Upon Hell——Finding the Formation of Local Urban Identity in Shanghai Through Movie From 1937 to 1945, China Film Press, 05/2015

Author, Moving Image, China Film Press, 06/2016


Motherhood, The Places That Make Us, The Things That Shape Us, ARTBAR Gallery, Kingston, NY, Feb.2019

                       Roost Studios, New Paltz, May 2019

We Were Here, To Ask a Question/ To Carry On Without an Answer, Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Program,

                                                                                                              Long Island City, NY, July-August, 2019

Drive-In Theater, Blanc,  Oculus World Trade Center, New York, NY, November 2019

Together/ Alone, Other Worlds are Possible, Dorsky Museum, New Paltz, NY, June 2020

                            Breaking Through, Dorsky Museum, New Paltz, NY, November, 2020

Dinner, Home, A Virtual Exhibition, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, July 2020

Kitchen, Woman, Queen City 15, Poughkeepsie, NY, September 2020

Two Faced, Woman, Queen City 15, Poughkeepsie, NY, September 2020

                   Borders Future Landscapes, The Room Contemporary Art Space, Venice, Italy, Oct- Nov. 2020

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