YU-KAI LIN

Yu-Kai Lin is the Owner and Director of Kai Lin Art.

Awarded by Atlanta Business Chronicle as a 40 Under 40 Award Winner, selected by Common Creativ for the cover of its Top 50 Most Creative Atlantans and voted by Jezebel Magazine Best of Atlanta, Yu-Kai Lin has played an active role in the Atlanta arts community. Over the last decade, he has managed and directed the logistics of the gallery world including curating exhibitions, event planning, and collecting art.

Yu-Kai has worked with curators, developers, architects, and designers to collect art. He’s collaborated with marketing teams and managers to curate exhibitions and build collections to organizations including The High Museum of Art, The Hunter Museum of Art, Whole Foods Market, Coca-Cola, W Hotels, Emory University, Atlanta Botanical Garden, FOX Broadcasting Company, FLOR, SAS Institute, Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, The Savannah College of Art and Design, Turner Broadcasting System, The Gallery Condominiums, Terminus, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, WXIA-TV/NBC, BET Network, Wendy’s/Arby’s Group, Design Within Reach, Loews Hotel, The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, Troutman Sanders, Dashboard Co-Op, Kennesaw State University, King and Spalding as well private collectors.

Yu-Kai (‘01C) graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia with a Bachelor of Art in Music: piano performance. He was recently honored by Emory University’s Center for Creativity and Arts Alumni of the Year.  He was also recently featured in The Atlantan’s Arts and Power issue.  He enjoys teaching piano, his students, and the love and support of his family and friends.