Yang Jian

Born 1982 in China
Based in Xiamen, China

Yang Jian

Yang Jian in his live and workspace, a public hallway of an apartment in Xiamen, his favourite place in China

Yang Jian uses photography, objects and installation to engage with the vulnerable aspects of being a young man against the backdrop of China’s communist-capitalist society. He studied art at Xiamen University.

Click here for Jian’s dialogue with UK-based artist Bei Yue. Jian’s proposal Shape of Soul was pre-selected in April 2010 for further research and development.