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Yong Xiang Li

Born in 1991

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany


In his practice, Yong Xiang Li draws on a diversity of media. His main interest, however, lies in the border-crossing intersections between painting, sculpture, music and video. Influenced by a reciprocal understanding of culture and diaspora experience, the artist challenges ideas of sovereignty and existing power-structures by engaging in contaminations that aim at media, formal and cultural specificities. Yong Xiang Li works with three-dimensional painting. Citing the aesthetic history of e...Read more