I am Yin Yi.
A Shanghai based composer, sound artist and field recording producer.
Member of Shanghai physical theater collective Zuhe Niao as composer and live musician.
From 2007, I organized “ Verge Field ” - live performance with painter, dancer and video artist. “Verge Field” is a series performance. It has been presented on Groningen Museum, Shanghai Youth Creative Theater Festival and Shanghai eArts Community.
2008, I started to do my own sound art project “City Sound Travel”(http://www.douban.com/people/YIN.YI/notes). I focus on how the daily life sound can be a way to rediscover our life. How the sound beyond the daily life to be art object. What’s the new listening aesthetics which can be fed into music composition.
In 2009, I did my location recording plan “1-24” --- 1 day 24 hours location recording in Shanghai South railway station during the “1 Mile Square Shanghai” artist workshop which was supported by Visiting Art from UK.
All of the sound is my material, acoustic instrument, click from computer, Location recording. It’s a organization which contain scale and non-scale sound.
I also teach digital audio technique and sound design in Fine Art College of Shanghai University and Shanghai Institute of Visual Art.
Selected Art Works
1 Mile Square Shanghai - Artist Workshop (Visiting Art, UK) - Sound Artist
The Surface Coat - Physical Theater - Fringe Festival Performance Mecooon - Live Music
Back to Maestoso Continental Shelf - Experimental Film - Composer
Dialogue - Modern Dance - Dancebase UK Edinburgh Fringe Festival/Dublin European Year of Intercultural/ Dublin City Council Dialogue - Composer , Live Musician
Verge Field - Live Music、Brushwork、Contemporary Dance、Live Video - Share: Shanghai Youth Creative Theater Festival / Shanghai eArts Community - Live Music, Director
Left Cheek – Physical Theatre - Zuhe Niao Work - Composer , Live Musician
Tongue’s Memory of Home - Physical Theatre - Zuhe Niao Work - Composer , Live Musician
Timensional – Video Art – Amsterdam Cinedans Festival - Composer