• The 12 best Colorado artists under 35
• 2015 (Nominated) The Catherine Doctorow Painting Prize
• 2011 Pathmaker -Visual Artist
• 2008 Emerging Artist of the Year
• Twelve Denver arts flashbacks from 2012
• Top Ten Art Shows in 2011
Xi Zhang, was born in 1984 in China and lives and works in Milwaukee and Denver, U.S.Zhang’s work had notable shows including Song Zhuang Multimedia Art Exhibition at Song Zhuang Art Museum in Beijing (2006) URRA in Argentina (Buenos Aires 2012) Ornaments at White House (2012) and Biennale of America in U.S. (2013). His work was featured on media as CNN (2011), Art ltd Magazine(2012), PBS (2013), NPR (2013), and Juxtapoz Magazine (2014). Zhang also was awarded emerging artist of year (2008), The Pathmaker (2011), Top twelve artists under age 35 (2012), and The Catherine Doctorow Prize in Contemporary painting (Nominated 2015) .