Solo
2014. Fashioning the intangible: the conceptual clothing of Ying Gao. Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto, Canada
2013. Fashioning the intangible: the conceptual clothing of Ying Gao. Centre de design UQAM, Montreal, Canada
2011. Ying Gao : Art, Fashion and Technology. Quebec Museum of Fine Arts, Quebec, Canada
2009. Five ways to tell a story about fashion by Ying Gao. [plug. in] Art Center, Kunst und neue medien, Basel, Switzerland
2007. Walking City et Indice de l’indifférence. Galerie Diagonale, Montréal, Canada

Group
2014. DesteFashionCollection : 1 to 8. Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece
2014. Exemplary. MAK Vienna: Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria
2014. Royal Showpieces. Het Loo Palace, The Netherlands
2014. Futurotextiles. BERCY, Paris, France
2013. Futurotextiles. National Museum of Romanian History, Bucharest, Romania
2013. Madrid Fashion Week - EGO. Spain.
2013. New York Fashion Week. Opening Ceremony BTW, SuperPier, USA
2013. Shifting Paradigms of Identity: Creative Technology and Fashion. Kent State University Museum, Kent, USA
2013. Biennale internationale du design de Saint-Etienne. France
2013. Futurotextiles. Cité des Sciences, Paris, France
2012. International Fashion Art Biennale. Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA), Korea
2012. Fantastic 2012. Lille, France
2012. DesteFashionCollection / 2012 Capsule, Barneys, New York, USA
2012. FILE, Electronic Language International Festival. Sao Paulo, Brazil
2012. Technosensual. Museums Quartier, Vienna, Austria
2012. C2-MTL. New City Gas, Montreal
2012. FAT| Arts & Fashion Week, Toronto
2011. International Fashion Art Festival in Hague. The Netherlands
2011. Craft Meets Technology. Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, USA
2011. Noir. Atelier Punkt, Montréal
2010-2011. Mechanical Couture, Fashioning a New Order. Design Museum Holon, Israel
2010. International Fashion Art Biennale in Seoul. Hangaram design Museum, South Korea
2010. Glass fashion show - Contemporary Canadian Glass, Centre des sciences de Montréal
2010. PAP(I)ER FASHION. Museum Bellerive, Zürich, Switzerland
2010. CODE LIVE. Culture Olympiad, Vancouver
2009-2010. Biennale de créations textiles contemporaines. Musée des Tissus et des Arts décoratifs, Lyon, France
2008. Coefficients d’intimité. Centre Oboro, Montréal
2008. Elektra, Festival international d’arts numériques. Usine C, Montréal
2007. Vitrine du Québec en Flandre, défilé de mode collectif. ModeMuseum, Provincie Antwerpen (Musée de la mode d’Anvers) Belgium
2007. Frontières floues. Commissaires, Montréal
2007. Unravel Fashion Show. SIGGRAPH, San Diego, USA
2007. Connective tissue. Musée des maîtres et artisans du Québec, Montréal
2006. HAND - FACE - BODY. An Exhibition of Tactile Textiles. Gladstone Hotel, Toronto

Conferences
2014. « Fashioning the intangible »
Shapeshifting Conference, Aukland (New Zealand)
2013. « Exercices de style »
International Imagen Festival (Colombia)
2010. « L’incidence de la technologie numérique sur la création vestimentaire ».
École Nationale Supérieure de Création Industrielle de Paris (France)
Design Museum Holon, (Israel)
Semaine de la mode de Montréal
2009. « Five ways to tell a story about fashion ».
[plug. in] Art center, Basel (Switzerland)
Haute École d'art et de design, Geneva (Switzerland)
2008. « Exercices de style ».
ModeMuseum, Musée de la mode d’Anvers (Belgium)
Eindhoven University of Technology (Netherlands)
Design Academy Eindhoven (Netherlands)
2008. « Lab de design Exercices de style ».
Société des arts technologiques (SAT), Montréal

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