b. 1961, China; lives and works in London and Nanjing, China

1987-89 Royal College of Art, London, MA

1986-87 Wimbledon School of Art, London

1981-85 Nanjing College of Art, China 

Ying ShengYang is an artist and painting conservator; he is also a professor at Nanjing Normal University in China. As an artist, he has always been interested in combining references from different cultures to create works that are multifaceted in their meaning and interpretation. His works can be found in public collections of the British Museum and Fitzwilliam Museum.Yang has also worked extensively on the conservation of oil paintings in many major private collections.