Pari Nadimi Gallery

254 Niagara Street

Toronto, Ontario

Canada M6J 2L8

info@parinadimigallery.com

Tel: (416) 591-6464

Please be advised that the gallery does not accept unsolicited submissions at this time. 

Hours:

Closed temporarily due to COVID-19

Thursday - Saturday 12 - 5 PM

Or by appointment

XUAN YE   

 

1989                 Born in Lixian, CN 

                         https://a.pureapparat.us 

                         

                         Pari Nadimi Gallery

EDUCATION


2018                 MFA, Visual Arts, York University, Toronto, Canada
2013                 MA, Media, Culture and Communication, New York University, NYC, US          

        

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (*forthcoming, $two-person, #commission) 

2020                 Filling the Klein Bottle III, Bunker 2 Contemporary Art Container, Toronto, CA*$    

                         Filling the Klein Bottle II, InterAccess, Toronto, CA*$        

                         Filling the Klein Bottle I, Varley Art Gallery of Markham, Unionville, CA$                 

                         @djxenoyoga, Centre CLARK, Montreal, CA                

2019                 The Oral Logic, Pari Nadimi Gallery, Toronto, CA                  

                         Wear Your Soul in Wordy Yesterday Gold, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, CA                  

                         What Nebula, What Hyperbolic Light, What Flora and Fauna, Ellephant Gallery, Montreal, CA

2018                 Fin, Decoy Magazine Bcc:, Online#        

                         EveryLetterCyborg V1.3, InterAccess, Toronto, CA                   

                         Et Cetera, Trinity Square Video, Toronto, CA              

2017                 What You See is Where You Go, AGYU Vitrines, Toronto, CA#  

        

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020                 Winter Group Program, Eastern Bloc, Montreal, CA*                  

 

2019                 All Hours, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, CA*               

                         Bcc:, Vivid Projects, Birmingham, UK                 

                         Le Large, Galerie AVE, Montreal, CA

                         Supermarket Art Fair (Ed Video Media Arts Centre), Stockholm, SE                   

                         Soft Refractions, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, CA               

2018                 The Lonely Spirit, Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing, CN#            

                         Border Resonance, Goethe-Institut, Beijing, CN           

                         The Stories that Tell Stories, Trinity Square Video, Toronto, CA          

                         Virtual(ity), Project 40, Online                

                         Navigating the Cyber Sea, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, CA        

2017                 The Wrong New Digital Art Biennale, Online                 

                         CARE Roundtable Residency Group Exhibition, Dragon Academy, Toronto, CA       

                         art (i f)acts, AGYU off-site at Gales Gallery, Toronto, CA          

                         Art @ Suite 500, Toronto Dominion Centre, Toronto, CA         

                         I'd Rather be a Cyborg Than a God/dess, idratherbeacyborgthanagoddess.com, Online     

2016                 Banyan Commune Project (Travel Agency), Times Museum, Guangzhou, CN            

                         Noiqouvdcseality, Array Space, Toronto, CA                 

                         Duration & Dialogue Performance Art Festival/Symposium, Katzman Contemporary, Toronto, CA

2015                 I Always See the Image that I Want, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, US         

                         LOOP - A video art marathon, Galleri CC (in partnership with Swedish Film Institute) , Malmö, SE  

        

                         XVK COLLECTIVE ($solo)

2018                 ╰(*8:8:8*)╯♡, Idea Exchange, Cambridge, CA$   

                         Life of The True, Martin Goya Business, Hangzhou, CN            

2017                 Y+XVK=<3, Y+ Contemporary, Scarborough, CA$ 

                         XVK Press Conference, Big on Bloor Festival of Arts and Culture, Toronto, CA         

                         ༜༜༜cutecuteride8, SP Gallery, Toronto, CA$

        

 

SELECTED MULTIMEDIA SONIC/SOMATIC PERFORMANCES

2018                 Feng Shan (EMERGENTS I), Music Gallery, Toronto, CA          

                         Border Resonance, Goethe-Institut, Beijing, CN        

                         XENOYOGA((I REALLY WANT SOME)), Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center, Buffalo, US

                         Suoni Per Il Popolo, La Vitrola, Montreal, CA                 

 

2017                  Intersection Music Festival, Younge-Dundas Square, Toronto, CA 

                         Quiet Concerts, Scarborough Civic Centre Library, Toronto, CA

                         Music Gallery Departure Series (in partnership with Tone Fest) , Burdock, Toronto, CA       

                         OBEY Convention X, Halifax, CA             

                         Kazoo! Fest, Guelph, CA              

                         Rummaging - Making Sounds with Stuff, Electric Perfume, Toronto, CA

 

2016                 Abundant Habitat Festival, Tranzac Club, Toronto, CA             

                         Xuan Ye + Sean Ali + Jason Doell Trio, Downtown Music Gallery, New York, US        

                         Electric Eclectics Festival, Meaford, CA             

                         NASA (Noise Against Sexual Assault), Double Double Land, Toronto, CA                              

                         Mixer (Christof Migone), 21C Music Festival (in partnership with MOCCA), Toronto, CA     

                         Long Winter Festival, The Great Hall, Toronto, CA        

 

2015                 The 5th Annual FASTER Christmas Show, Array Space, Toronto, CA               

                         TORONTO NOISE NOW, Casa Del Popolo, Montreal, CA         

                         Der Stromausfall / Cloudbursting, Being Generations, Toronto, CA                

                         AMUSIA Three Performances That Examine Voice as an Instrument and Vibration Source,

                         HB Station Contemporary Art Research Center, Guangzhou, CN        

                         Zoomin' Night, XP Club, Beijing, CN                   

 

2014                 Hair Hymn , Gallery 50, Toronto, CA                   

 

2011                 Fête de la Musique, Le Festival Croisements, Shanghai, CN                 

        

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2019                  Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant (Ed Video), CA        

                          Ontario Arts Council Skills and Career Development Grant, CA           

                          Canada Councils for the Arts Travel Grant, CA              

 

2018                  Canada Councils for the Arts Travel Grant, CA              

                          Artist-in-Residence, InterAccess, Toronto, CA              

                          Toronto Arts Council Newcomer Mentorship Grant (Mentor: David Rokeby) , CA                

                          EQ Bank Emerging Digital Artists Award Finalist, CA                

 

2017-8               SSHRC Joseph Armand Bombardier CA Graduate Scholarship, CA                 

 

2017                  Artist-in-Residence, Roundtable Residency, Toronto, CA        

 

2016-8               Graduate Fellowship, York University, CA       

 

2006-10             Merit-based Scholarship, SUIBE, Shanghai, CN

                    

PUBLICATIONS & DISCOGRAPHY

2019                  WYSIWYG, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, CA, Artist Book*

                          xi xi, Halocline Trance, CA, Vinyl*

                          Breath Fractals, Notice Recordings, US, Cassette

 

2018                  Atmosphere: Fog, DREAMERfty, CN, Artist Book

                          Et Cetera, York University Library Catalogue, Writing

                          Fertile Window, #Craftof2018, Artist Book

 

2017                  You've Just Become Part of Me, D.A.Y.I.N, Double CD

 

2016                  Why (Soma/Sound)? Companion, CN, Writing in Chinese

 

2015                  AMUSIA Three Performances That Examine Voice as an Instrument and Vibration Source                                          D.A.Y.I.N, CD

                          Der Stromausfall / Cloudbursting, D.A.Y.I.N, Cassette

 

2014                  The History of Spatial Music (Richard Zvonar), BeinGeneration, CN, English-to-Chinese Translation

 

2013                  Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out: Experimental Music in China after 2000, New York University 

 

2011                  2ème édition Fête de la Musique de Shanghai, Le Festival Croisements, CD (Compilation)

                          Bitter & Sweet, Dying Empylver Productions (DEW 11), CD + Artist Book (Compilation)

 

CONFERENCES & TALKS & TEACHING 

2018                  Workshop Instructor, From Oulipo to Generative Art,

                          Beijing Haidian Foreign Language Shi Yan School, Beijing, CN            

                          Guest Teaching, Intermedia Fundamentals, York University, Toronto, CA

                          17th Annual Art History Symposium - Navigating the Cyber Sea, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, CA     

 

2017                  Guest Teaching, Foundation Studies in Studio, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, CA

                          Course Instructor, Digital Photography: Camera to Print, York University, Toronto, CA

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019                  XX Files Radio: Interview, Studio XX, Montreal, CA

                          Marc Masters, Breath Fractals, Bandcamp Daily

                          Renata Azevedo-Moreira, L’art au rendez-vous: Opacité et transparence se rencontrent au sein du                            Large, Baron Mag, Montreal, CA

                          Traces: Interview, Project 40

                          Hipoglote, Rádio Universidade de Coimbra 107.9 FM, Coimbra, Portugal

 

2018                  Mary Chen & Theresa Wang, Soft Refraction, catalogue essay, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, CA

                          Ophelia Lai, New Currents In Between, ArtAsiaPacific (Issue. 111)

                          Nathalie Bachand, L'IA et le génératif en art, Goethe-Institut Montreal  

                          Andrea Zittlau, Million Followers Popfeminismus und Online Kunst,

                          KUNSTFORUM International (Bd. 257)

                          Jiabin Lin, CAFA Opinion: Art in the Post-human Era, CAFA ArtInfo

                          Wenxin Zhang & Hao Hu, Border Resonance, catalogue essay, Goethe-Institut China  

                          Roundtable Residency Artist Catalogue 2013 – 2018, Roundtable Residency 

                          Art Must-See Critics' Picks, Now Magazine

                          Electric Sense, CIUT 89.5 FM, Toronto, CA

 

2017                  Griffin Martell, You've Just Become Part of Me, SBVRSV Press

                          The Women's Hour: Interview, Radio Regent

                          Eric Hill, Xuan Ye at Halifax Music Co-Cop, Exclaim!

                          Brennan McCracken, OBEY X marks the spot, The Coast

                          Tom Beedham, Xuan Ye at Kazoo! HQ, Exclaim!

                          Jenn E Norton, Why Xuan Ye Rules, Kazoo! Fest, Guelph, CA

                          Aural Tethers, CFRU 93.3 FM, Guelph, CA

                          The Night Shift, CJRU 1280 AM, Toronto, CA

                          Out There in the Construction Zone, exhibition catalogue, AGYU, Toronto, CA

 

2016                  James Beardmore, Der Stromausfall / Cloudbursting, Weird Canada

                          Kristel Jax, Der Stromausfall / Cloudbursting, Musicworks ISSUE 124

 

2012                  Boliang Shen, 20 Best Chinese Artists’ Websites, BLOUIN ARTINFO

                          Radio Nova 101.5 FM, Paris, FR

 

2010                  Yue Zhou, Chaos: Interview, DREAMERfty, CN

                          Teen Spirits, Faith and Love: Interview, Shanghai Times, CN