Zhuangyuan Lin is a Toronto-based contemporary artist. Graduating from OCAD University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drawing and Painting. Lin mainly works in oil paint with the theme of anthropomorphism. She is interested in exploring the relationships between human and animal, her work attributes human characteristics and behaviors to animate wildlife, with a particular focus on the details and textures found in nature. Her artistic inspiration comes from nature, her personal feelings, and historical art. As an artist, she tries to produce images that create narratives, leading the viewers to imagine the story behind the artwork, while presenting her subjects in a fun and humorous way.