About us

LIDO ART CENTER is an academic exchange platform for artists and designers from all over the world. The founders, Daisy Li and Jose Vilchez, both graduated from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, are devoted to bridge museums, universities, art organizations and individual artists and designers from different countries, to make online and offline academic interactions possible.
















Daisy Li

Art Tutor.

-Graduated from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

-Successfully helped dozens of students to received offers from top art schools in the world by helping them to create strong art portfolios. 

-Interpreter of China National Exhibition (Los Angeles).

-Participated in SAIC 26th Art Sale.

-Participated in exhibitions at the Chicago Cry Baby Gallery as a Curator and artist.

-Her works have been collected by a number of collectors in Chicago.

















Jose Luis Vilchez (United States)

Graduated from The School of Art Institute of Chicago.

Artist, Photographer and Musician.


-Travelled to more than 70 countries all over the world.

-SAIC scholarship recipient.

-Largest number of artworks collected at the 2014 SAIC Art Sale

-BFA Piece collected during the 2015 SAIC BFA Show.

-Deep understanding of foreign art school’s education.

-Knowledgeable about the creation of art portfolios. 

-Rich experience in writing artist statements.