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Student Showcase Archive
Show RCA 2019

Zixi Yin

Show RCA work

Major project:

The Listener

The Listener is a series of performative films made by the artist and her collaborators. 

The work is transformed from a conversation the artist had with a local Zhuang woman in Yunnan, China.


  • School

    School of Design


    MA Textiles


    Textiles: Mixed-media

  • Contact

  • Zixi's work focuses on language transformation. Inspired by the culture of the Zhuang nationality in Yunnan, and the Fiber Art Movement that occurred in 1960 in the West; Zixi started her research on language transformation by transforming songs, text and conversations into performance and videos.

  • Previous degrees

  • BA Art and Design, Yunnan Arts University, Kunming, China, 2016
  • Exhibitions

  • SEAMS, London, 2018; A Beginning of An End, Hoxton 253 art project space, 2019
  • Collaborators

  • Composer: Mariam Bergloff, IED; Videographer: Menglin Ye, IDE; Videographer: Xinyu, Niu, London Film School; Performer: Zixi Yin
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