Born 1975 in Beijing, Yu Mo graduated from CAFA' s Sculpture Department in 2001, where he stayed to start teaching. He is now responsible for CAFA' s foundational professional graphics division. In 2001 he participated in the 2nd West Lake International Sculpture Invitational Exhibition, as well as the 2nd Vientiane - China Academy of Fine Arts Photography Forum. In 2017 he participated in the 1st See West Lake·Experimental Photography Exhibition.