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Yi-Hsia Hsiao

Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland, OH
Yi-Hsia is an associate conservator working on Chinese paintings, and Thangka paintings in the Asian painting conservation studio, Conservation Department, in the Cleveland Museum of Art since 2014. Before settled down in Cleveland, she was an Andrew W. Mellon fellow for Chinese paintings trained in Chinese paintings conservation at the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institutions for a year after finishing a 3 years training program at the Asian Conservation Studio in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. In MFA, Boston, in which, she assisted in Chinese, Japanese and Korean painting remounting projects. She originally came from Taiwan where she had a formal conservation training program in Eastern Asian painting conservation field at the Institute of Conservation of Cultural Relics of the Tainan National University of the Arts, Taiwan from the year of 2002 to 2006.