Yang Liu was born in 1976 in Beijing.She studied at UWE at Bristol, UK and gradueted with Master degree from University of Arts Berlin, with Prof. Holger Matthies, she has worked with Derek Birdsall, TM & Co London and Berlin, with Chermayeff & Geismar New York.Founder and Creative Director of Yang Liu Design Berlin. Dean of the Department of Communications Design at the Berlin Technical Art University Berlin.

Selected AwardsGerman prize for commuications design 2000The bronze medal on the 18th International poster biennal in Warszaw 2002100 best posters from Germany, Austria and Switzerland, 2001, 2005Type director's Club New York, USA, 2003Red dot International award for communications design 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 Bronze medal on the 9th International poster biennal in Mexico for political posters, 2007 State Prize for German Book Design 2009 Gold Prize Art Directors Club GermanyGold Prize at the Lead Award, 2008 Award for the most beautiful book of China 2009

Selected ExhibitionsSeveral solo and group exhibitions in China, Germany, USA, Japan, Mexico, Finland, Czech Republic, Austria, Turkey, Slovakia, France, Poland and Iran in both Galleries and Museums, including the Poster Museum Willanow Poland, Postermuseum Essen, Museum for Arts and Crafts Hamburg, Poster Museum Lathi Finland, Taiwan Poster Association, Heritage Museum Hong Kong, DDD-Galery Osaka, Japan, Design Center Nordrhein-Westfalen, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Germany, Bosch Art Space, WV Exhibition Hall, PepsiCo Art Collection, Berlin Museum for Communication, State Museum of Dresden, Frankfurt Bookfair, Istanbul Design Center, Olympic Museum Lausanne, ect.yangliudesign.com