Gao Shiqiang was born in Weifang, Shandong Province, China, in 1971. He is now the director of the Media City Research and Development Center of China Academy of Fine Arts, director of the Experimental Art Department of the School of Intermedia Art of China Academy of Fine Arts, director of the Space Image Institute, doctoral tutor and professor.
Since the mid-1990s, Gao Shiqiang has been creating and researching situational sculptures, installations and experimental images. At the beginning of this century, his research, innovation and teaching direction gradually focused on the discipline of the active image. In recent years, he has been committed to researching and creating spatial image narratives.