Yang Licai

Field of Practice:

Music / Sound


City, Country:

Beijing, China


2013, 2014, 2015

Born 1971 in Panjin/China.

Yang Licai, sound artist and activist, founded the SugarJar studio in 2003, which became an independent/experimental art space in Beijing/China. In the summer of 2010, the police and a property company forced the SugarJar studio to leave the place and confiscated all properties.

His recent projects include: Tulou Open House 2012, Tianzhong Village/China (2012); performance I Love You, Fanhall Center for Arts, Beijing (2011); performance The Wolf Is Coming, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing (2010); performance No, 798 Art Zone, Beijing (2010); exhibition The Symbolic Efficiency of the Frame, T.I.C.A.B. Tirana International Contemporary Art Biennial, Albania (2009); exhibition Intrude: Art & Life 366, Zendai Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai/China (2008).

Yang Licai lives and works in Beijing.

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