Yee Jan Bao

(American, born 1947, died 2014)

Late artist Yee Jan Bao was born in Shanghai, China. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Grinnell College and his Master of Fine Arts from Claremont Graduate School. He taught design, painting and drawing at many different institutions including the University of Texas, Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), The Art Institute of Chicago, and California College of the Arts.