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Chi-Jang Yin

Chi-Jang Yin's award-winning videos have been featured in U.K, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Italy, Poland, Bulgaria, Canada, Japan, China, South Korea, the Philippines, Vietnam, and the U.S – and venues including the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, Kassel Dokumentarfilm-und-Videofest in Germany, the Contemporary Center of Art in Bulgaria, the Pacific Film Archive, the Nashville Cheekwood Art Museum, the National Museum of Women in Arts, The Phoenix Art Museum, the Gene Siskel Film Center, Los Angeles Film Festival, and The Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival (IDFA). She received her BFA and MFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Chinese-born media artist Chi Jang Yin is known for her observational documentary, which comments on the effect of individuals intertwining with political and social infrastructure. Her video art often imbues her background in photography and performance art.

Research Specialties: Digital Filmmaking, Digital Photography, Experimental Documentary, Experimental Film, Video Art, Chinese Documentary, Chinese Contemporary Arts, French Cinema, Media Art Theories, Gender Studies, Film Programming and Curatorial Practices, History of Nuclear Weapons/Energy​