Mimi Ding

Master of Fine Arts in Studio, Painting and Drawing

Mimi Ding is a painter currently living in Chicago, IL. She received her BFA in Painting from the Pratt Institute and will receive her MFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2023. She works mainly in oil, egg tempera, watercolor, acrylic, and crayons. Through the intricacies of the mediums and personal/archetypal symbols, she creates nuanced narratives that tell of tragedy and hope, powerlessness and resilience, jokes and visual puns.