Installation 'Cosmos',collaboration between visual artist CUI Yu & composer GéNIA premiered in China
The installation 'Cosmos' first premiered at the “Youth Lying Flat Project”exhibition in Qingdao China. The exhibition was part of the celebration of the National Day public holiday, with the aim to attract young audiences and invite them to explore and express themselves, their ways of interaction with each other and with the world.
CUI Yu, a postgraduate student majoring in art and technology at the Central Academy of Fine Arts School of Design in China. YU is Committed to cross-disciplinary and cross-media studies, projects and practices, which include interactive art, spatial projection art, NFT art etc. She is also an initiator of the art project "Youth Lying Down Plan" and a founder of the ODD brand.
Described by The Times as “an outstanding musician”, Russian-born concert pianist turned composer, GéNIA, recently enjoyed success with her latest album 'Babylon', whilst her music enjoyed placements in the critically acclaimed BBC America TV Series ‘Killing Eve” and well-known British ITV Series ’Cold Feet”. GéNIA’s music compositions can be heard on Classic FM, Scala Radio, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 3, BBC London Radio 94.9, BBC World Service. London News TV Channel, Talk Radio, BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Bristol to name just a few, as well as Caffé Nero branches worldwide (as GéNIA was Caffé Nero’s featured classical artist) and also in various TV series and adverts.
Both artists wanted to convey a feeling which penetrates our society at the moment, a feeling of confusion and chaos. The visual art created by Cui Yu is based on GéNIA's popular composition 'Babylon'.
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GéNIA MUSIC TEAM