Art Info

Grand Central Atelier


Raina Dai

Raina Dai (b. 1987) is originally from Beijing, China. After she graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Science in 2010, she moved to New York City to purse a Masters degree in Computational Finance at the business school of Carnegie Mellon University. She then worked for two years at one of the top investment banks as a strategist until Jacob Collins and fellow artists from Grand Central Atelier awoke her passion for art. In 2013 she began her studies in classical drawing and painting techniques. In 2015, she was awarded a first prize scholarship and the Structure Prix for her work.