Maia Chao is an interdisciplinary artist from Providence, RI. Chao has shown at the Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown Art Museum, Brown University, RISD Museum, Tufts University Art Galleries, Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery at Parsons. She has been commissioned by The Shed, The New School, and the Center for Reconciliation in Rhode Island. Chao has been a fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center, served as Andrew W. Mellon Artist in Residence at Haverford College, and received a Van Lier Fellowship from the Asian American Arts Alliance of NYC. A Fulbright grantee, Chao holds a BA from Brown University and an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. She is co-creator of Look at Art. Get Paid. She was an artist in residence at Pioneer Works (2019-20). She is currently faculty at RISD Sculpture.