Yafei Qi


Yafei Qi(b.1987)lives and works in Berlin, Bergen & Beijing. she is working with video, with a background from painting and filmmaking. She graduated with an MFA in Fine Art from Bergen Academy of Art and Design (KHIB) in 2016 and was majoring in Film and Video Art in China Central Academy of Fine Arts with her BA. She has experience in directing artistic films and experimental videos, and joined two directors in several of their creation of films. her works strive to expand the space and break the time in videos.  ‘Wearing the fog’ has selected by several international films festivals. won The Best Experimental Film at The Broadway Film Festival and Honourable Mention at The First International Film Festival in 2016. In 2017, Her video work ‘Life Tells Lies’ took place at Noplace gallery in Norway. In 2017, She was invited by the Swedish Arts Grants Committee for a 3 months’ residency in IASPIS Program in Umeå, Sweden.