Amie Lin (b. 1978, Taipei) is a Taiwanese-American visual artist who has been living and working in Berlin since early 2014. Lin studied Psychology and Graphic Design at UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles) where she received her Bachelor’s degrees in 2001. She later obtained her Master’s degree in Communications Design from Pratt Institute in New York in 2005.
Prior to Germany, she has lived and worked in Taipei, Los Angeles, London, Florence, Shanghai and Amsterdam. For nearly a decade, she worked as a Creative Director in New York City. Despite a fruitful career in commercial arts, Lin never deviated from her artistic practice. Having grown up bestride between eastern and western cultures, she has cultivated a point of view that encompass both worlds but beholds biases from neither one. Her work has been exhibited in the U.S., Asia and Europe.