Yafei Qi
live and work in Berlin & Beijing
Email: feifeibienv@gmail.com

Education and Residency

AArtist in Residence, Auswärtiges Amt in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Landesverband Berliner Galerien, Germany.
IASPIS Residency Program, Umeå, Sweden
2014 - 2016
Master in Fine Arts, Bergen Academy of Art and Design(KHIB), Bergen, Norway
2015 (Exchange)
Master in Emily Carr University, Vancouver, Canada
BA in Film and Video Art , Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

Upcoming Exhibitions

2019 Bærum Kunsthall, Oslo, Norway
2019 Migrant Bird Space, Berlin, Germany 
2019 April, Open Video,Norway


2019 K4 gellery, Oslo, Norway
2018 Entrée gallery, Bergen, Norway
2018 Open Video IX, Gallery Dikemark, Aske , Norway
2018 Here / Elsewhere, He Xingning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China
2018 Insolence: The Prerogative of Youth, Dada Post, Berlin, Germany
2018 Transti, Reggio Emilia, Italy
2018 Open Video VIII, Atelier Nord ANX, Oslo,Norway
2017 Life tells lies, Noplace gallery, Oslo, Norway
2017 The Staged Club, Hong Kun Museum, Beijing, China
2017 Accessing the Memory, I:project space, Beijing, China
2016 Guestbook, 49 gallery, Murmansk,Russia
2016 CAFA Agnès Varda Visual Festival, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China
2016 The metro is a stranger, Island, Oslo, Norway
2016 Hex, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway
2015 Material Light, Bergen Kjøtt , Bergen, Norway
2015 Passenger, 6th floor project space (C.Sundts gate 53),Bergen, Norway
2011 BA Exhibition, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China
2011 Diameter, Train Culture Salon. Beijing ,China
2011 Independent Images Forum Exhibition. Beijing, China
2011 Final end, Initial start, Beijing, China
2010 Illusion, Digital Stage Performance at 798.Beijing, China
2008 CAFA Annual student works Exhibition, Beijing, China

Selected Grants

2017 Diversestipend for nyutdannede kunstnere 2017, Noway Art Council
2016 Bildende Kunstneres Hjelpefond Art Student Scholarship, Noway Art Council
2014 Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research Scholarship Scheme, The Quota Program, Norway
2010 The 3rd prize, Annual Student Works Exhibition 2009-2010, CAFA
2008 The 2rd prize, Annual Student Works Exhibition 2007-2008, CAFA

Selected Festival Awards

2016-2017 Wearing the fog
Screening at Umeå Europe film festival 2017, Sweden
The Best Experimental Film ,The Broadway Film Festival, New York
The Best Fine Art Film, Open Art Short Film Festival, Germany
Official Selection,Short Film Festival Diessen am Ammersee, Germany
Official Selection, Split Film Festival / International Festival of New Film, Croatia
Honorable Mention, South Taiwan Film Festival
Official Selection,Venice Film Week, Italy
Semi-Finalist,Los Angeles CineFest, America.
Honorable Mention, The First International Film Festival, China
The 3rd prize, CAFA Agnès Varda Visual Festival, China
Official Selection, Lisbon International Film Festival 2016, Portugal
Official Selection, The Moonrise Film Festival 2016 wells, Canada
Honorary Mentions, The Largo Film Awards 2016 Award, June edition

Artist Talks

2017 - October
Bildmuseet (Umeå art museum), Sweden
2017- November
Umeå University, Sweden


<Nyskapende og nostalgisk > wrote by Gaute Brochmann in Morgenbladet
<Alltid ufri >wrote by Nicholas Norton in Kunstkritikk
<Det som er sant, er ikke det >wrote by Tommy Olsson in Klassekampen.
<Hjørne-stedet > wrote by Arve Rød in Dagbladet.

Working Experiences

Post-Production Coordinator, Beijing Ying Tong media limited liability company.
Script Supervisor in film Romance Falling From Blue Sky, Directed by Ning Ying.
Script Supervisor in the film The Police Diary, Winner of the "Tokyo Sakura Grand Prix" at the 26th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF). Directed by Ning Ying
Executive Director in documentary production team of Enjoyfilm.Co,.Ltd.
Post-Production Coordinator in film Stone Times, Directed by Wong Song.
03/2012 -04/2012
Script Supervisor in film Terrible Dummy, Directed by Wong Song.
Director Assistant in program of Going Home of Jilin Satellite TV