Zhaoyi Kang is a fourth-year student at the University of Toronto pursuing a double major in Studio and Economics. Kang is interested in multi-media including performance, photography, drawing and sculpture. As a young contemporary artist, Kang likes to use artwork as a powerful tool to reveal social problems. He tends to manipulate common objects into conceptual performance and installation. Kang’s studies are influenced by Tanya Mars, performance artist and associate professor at U of T. Kang is also a member of the Doris McCarthy Gallery advisory committee.