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1964                Born in Guangzhou, P.R China

1983-1987      Studying at the Sculpture Department, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

1990                Co-founder of "Big-Tail-Elephant Group"

Present          Lives and works in New York and Guangzhou


2022       No ×××××××× Hatred, Spurs Gallery, Beijing, China

2017      Lin Yilin: The Departure from Her Feet, Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing, China

2013      Holiday,  Edicola Notte, Roma, Italy

2012      Golden Journey, Walter and Mcbean Galleries, San Francisco art Institute, U.S.A

2010      Whose Land? Whose Art?, The Land Foundation, Chiangmai and Tang Contemporary Art, Bangkok, Thailand

2009      Big Family: Brothers, Not Comrades, Arrow Factory, Beijing, China

2008      Target, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, China

               A Spatio-temporal Tunnel, Shanghai Gallery of Art, Shanghai, China

2006      Zero Interface: Brave New World, Vitamin Creative Space, Guangzhou, China


2023        Between Performance and Documentation: Contemporary Photography and Video from China, Johnson Museum of Art,                        Cornell University, U.S.A

                 Fuori Tutto, MAXXI, Rome, Italy

2022        Notes: Chinese Artistic and Intellectual Voices from the End of the Twentieth Century, Inside-Out Art Museum,                                    Beijing, China

© lin yilin 2018

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