Born and raised in Shanghai, China, Pixy Liao is an artist currently resides in Brooklyn.

She is a recipient of NYFA Fellowship in photography, Santo Foundation Individual Artist Awards, Jimei x Arles International Photo Festival Madame Figaro Women Photographers Award, En Foco’s New Works Fellowship and LensCulture Exposure Awards, etc. She has done artist residencies at University of Arts London, Pioneer Works, Light Work, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Center for Photography at Woodstock, and Camera Club of New York.

Liao’s photographs have been exhibited internationally, including He Xiangning Art Museum (China),  Museum of Sex (NY), Asia Society (Houston), Chambers Fine Art (NY), Leo Xu Projects (China), Metro Pictures (NY), Flower Gallery (NY), First Draft Gallery (Sydney) etc.

Liao holds an MFA in photography from the University of Memphis.