Bio: Jing Zhou, born in Chongqing, China, is an Assistant Professor of Art at Monmouth University, New Jersey. She completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at Sichuan Fine Arts Institute in Chongqing and a Master of Fine Arts degree from Georgia Southern University. Jing is a multimedia artist, designer, and educator. Her award winning artwork has been widely shown and collected internationally, including SIGGRAPH Art Gallery, Triennale Design Museum in Milan, EVA London, Royal Institution of Australia, New York Hall of Science, RE-NEW Copenhagen, Instants Vidéo Festival Marseille, Int'l Istanbul Triennial, Danish Poster Museum, FILE Festival Sao Paulo, Visual Information Design Assn. of Korea, Hungarian Electrographic Art Assn., Prix de la Photographie Paris Awards, public collection of the WRO Media Art Center in Poland, the Museum of the Living Artist in San Diego. Numerous books and magazines, such as Computer Graphics World, Photo Techniques, have published her work. Ms. Zhou is also a Gold Medal recipient of the Art Directors Club of New Jersey, Gold Winner of the American Design Awards, and Silver Winner of the Summit International Creative Awards. Her clients include organizations such as Greenpeace. Ms. Zhou was previously a Senior Graphic Designer at Gruen Associates and First Look Media, Inc. in Los Angeles and a Junior Art Director at Chongqing Huaxi Packaging, Inc. in Chongqing, China. Jing’s multimedia artwork explores our common humanity and reflects her interest in spiritual experiences, Eastern and Western art, literature, and philosophy. To Jing, creating art is a process of deciphering her life journey.