Chinese, 20th – 21st century, female.
Active in Berlin and Beijing.
Born 1954, in Qingdao (Shandong Province), China.
Performance artist. Mixed media and multimedia.
Qin Yufen grew up during the Cultural Revolution in China. In the 1970s, she experimented with abstraction and participated in the exhibitions of the No Name Painting Society, founded by Zhao Wenliang and Yang Yushu. Qin Yufen was one of the few female members of the society. By the early 1980s, Qin Yufen had already developed ideas for a number of installation projects. Many of these projects were executed after she moved to Berlin in ...