The inaugural Yinchuan Biennale, For an Image, Faster Than Light, will be held at the Museum of Contemporary Art Yinchuan (MOCA Yinchuan), in northwest China from September 2016.
Curated by internationally acclaimed artist, curator and co-founder of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India, Bose Krishnamachari, the Yinchuan Biennial will feature more than 80 international contemporary artists from all parts of the globe. The biennale will highlight work focused on contemporary issues in the world and will form an engaging display within the museum and the surrounding outdoor area.
Many of the featured works will involve artistic residencies in MOCA Yinchuan’s International Artist Village, as well as travels to Yinchuan City to create site-specific works. Danie Mellor will feature in the exhibition alongside acclaimed international artists such as Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor, Abigail Reynolds and more.