Upcoming Appointments

Please note that the time slots below are displayed in the Eastern Time Zone (e.g. New York)

For people from other time zones, please google to find out the corresponding time in your own time zone.

Further appointments will be added. Make sure to follow @xidingart to get the announcement, and put yourself on the waiting list.

  • Regular price: 22 € ($25) per drawn person

Who is Xi Ding

Xi is a professional, award-winning live caricature artist. Check out his home page (in German) and his Instagram.

How to get drawn by Xi?

Xi doesn’t take photo commissions, but he can draw you online on Zoom. No matter where you are located, you just need a good internet connection, your phone, or a webcam to join a Zoom session and get drawn live.

The available appointments are listed here. New ones will be added regularly.

Please note that these live drawings are not as refined as the works on Xis social media. Rather they are in this style.

Here are the 3 simple steps

  1. Get the ticket for the at the appointment section. One ticket for each person, who is to be drawn.
  2. The link to the Zoom session will be sent to you via Email
  3. Please show up during the session time and Xi will draw all the participants of this session one by one. Each drawing takes less than 8 minutes. Waiting time from 0 to 50 mins is possible. The drawing will be sent to you via Email after the session.

If you are hosting an online virtual event anywhere in the world, you can also

Hire Xi for Your Online Event

Would you like to see some sample drawings?

Gallery Sample Drawings


How much does it cost?

The ticket for a regular session will cost 25$ per person.

Can I be drawn live together with my friends?

Yes, I can draw multiple faces in one picture. You don’t even need to be at the same place. Every person can log in with his/her own phone/PC. But each person needs one ticket.

Can you draw from a photo?

At the moment Xi is not taking private commissions from photos. If you want to gift someone with a caricature, you can consider getting a live ticket for him/her instead.

Any Other Question?

    Virtual Live Caricature for Virtual Corporate Events

    Are you hosting an online corporate event or a virtual meeting via Zoom, Hangout,  Microsoft Teams, etc. ? Xi can draw your participants live on video chat.

    Xi’s caricatures have a unique style, which combines humor and appeal in his unique style. He analyzes and distills the traits of an individual person, which he exaggerates in a positive way.

    Check out his Instagram profile to see his approach in drawing faces, or his digital live caricature gallery  to see real samples of his live work.

    Xi is among the fastest live digital caricature artists worldwide. In his career as a professional live caricature artist in the past decade, he has drawn countless faces at all kinds of events. For Samsung alone, he has drawn over 8000 faces for their promotional campaigns.

    In the time of COVID-19, he began to adopt the new form of live caricature in the virtual world.

    Send us an inquiry below if you want to hire Xi for your online event.