Xiao Yao (Martin)

Young scholar, painter, and embrodiery artist

Deputy dean of Beijing shao xiaocheng embroidery research institute

Bachelor of arts, Beijing normal university

Chinese craft artist

Member of China arts and crafts association

Member of China arts and crafts society

International membership of IOV, UNESCO

Representatives of the 2nd and 3rd world youth congresses of IOV, UNESCO

In 2005, painting “archaize flowers and birds” and “eight arm bodhisattva” were recorded in “Beijing, 2005 international art symposium art and handicraft collection” and won the excellence award.

In 2010, the “Flute player” was awarded the “outstanding young inheritors award” by IOV, UNESCO.

In 2011, paper “inheritance, protection and development of the contemporary Gu Embroidery”, suzhou embroidery “South of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River”, disorderly needle embroidery “Flute player” description in the “2011 Beijing ‘with heart-to-heart communication, with an art love’ academic seminar” (cum China and Japan arts and crafts academic exchange exhibition) collection.

In 2012, as a representative of China, he was invited to participate in the ministerial activities of the Shanghai cooperation organization’s member countries’ arts festival, the non-heritage and traditional culture exhibition.

In 2012, the Hair embroidery “oxherding” was presented in the first Chinese contemporary arts and crafts biennale exhibition.

In 2015, Xiao Yao named the “Weaving Girl Embroidery” for the local embroidery of Yunxi County in Hubei province, and served as the judge of the “Chinese valentine’s day” embroidery contest of Yunxi County.

In 2016, Xiao Yao was interviewed on CCTV’s “I have heirloom” Program, and introduced the most valuable inheritance and research achievements of Chinese embroidery culture.

In 2016, Capital Area Embroidery work “Ancient Memory — Pottery” participated in the exhibition of the third China contemporary arts and crafts biennale, and was collected by the China craft museum.

Personal works: published in 2012, “Chinese ancient silk embroidery and tapestry appreciation and investment”, Anhui Art Publishing House.

Published an article: “Cultrual Relics World” and other countries a collection of magazines published articles on weaving embroidery article “Rise and Fall of Gu embroidery art” (“Cultrual Relics World” 235 period), “palace possession of Song embroidered treasures” (“Cultrual Relics World”241 period).

Main research directions: four famous embroidery, disorderly needle embroidery, Hair embroidery, palace embroidery in Song Dynasty, Capital Area Embroidery, contemporary embroidery teaching and creation.