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Celeste Viv Yun Ly 厲奫
b. 1999, Coast Salish land (Seattle, WA, United States)
London, UK

2021 - 2023   MA Contemporary Art Practice, Critical Practice, Royal College of Art
2018 - 2021    BA (Hons) Fine Art (First Class Honours), Goldsmiths, University of London

Solo | Duo Projects
2021    -321 °F | in sarcophago vivum aeriInfoGoldsmiths, University of London, London, UK 

Exhibitions, Film Screenings  &  Performances  /  Forthcoming

2023   Ground ZeroKyoto Art Centre, Kyoto, Japan (Group) | Oct - Dec            

2023   Sound Laboratory & 0Ocean Collective, Curated by Sepideh Majidi New Art CityForeign Objekt
                  Posthuman Art Network, San Francisco, US x Digital (Group)
                  RCA2023 MA Degree Show, Truman Brewery, London, UK (Group)
                  RCA2023 Online Show, Info, Digital | Featured in Curatorial Collections 
             'Paranoid Androids' & "In Between' (Group)                  
                  Subterranean Organ, Curated by Daisy Wang & Celeste Viv Ly, The Crypt Gallery, London, UK (Group)  
                  Recombinator: Film Screening & Audiovisual Sets, Staffordshire St, London, UK (Duo, Collaboration)  
                  Beyond Surface // Tactile Presence: Film Screening, Tate Lates, Tate Modern, London, UK
                  Beyond Surface: Live, Montez Press Radio, London, UK
                  O7 | A Gesture ?¿, Curated by the Æon Project, AMP Gallery, London, UK
                  "     " Quote Unquote, InfoCurated by Uchercie & A Phantom City, Ugly Duck, London, UK (Group)
                  Riposte 17th February, Curated by Ola HincapieRiposte London, Electrowerkz, London, UK (Group)
2022   Interassemblages ⎏ Nodal Relay, Curated by the Æon ProjectACUD Galerie
              ACUD Matcht Neu, Berlin, Germany (Group)
                   Prelude to Space, Curated by Anastasia Chugunova, Jiayu Sun, Yue-Ning Lee & Yiwen Li,
              147 Stoke Newington High Street, London, UK (Group)
                  Hybrid Realities | RCA Contemporary Art Practice・Silicon ValetOffsite Project
              Moving Image ArtistsMontez Press Radio | Royal College of Art, London, UK (Group)
                  CAP Salon, Curated by Gaby Jonna, Tony Jacobs & Yuetong Yang, Dyson Gallery, London, UK (Group)
                  Royal College of Art Work in Progress Show 2022, London, UK
2021    tête-à-tête: Film Screening | Glasgow School of Art・Royal College of Art | Stereo, Glasgow, UK
                  Goldsmiths Fine Art Studio Interim Show with HFBK University of Fine Arts Hamburg ASA Exchange  
              Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK (Group)
2020   Goldsmiths Fine Art Studio Interim Show, Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK (Group)
                   13festivalen 2020: Performance | Konstepidemin | Hus 8, Konstepidemin, Gothenburg, Sweden  
              Schlachtlaus, Tübingen, Germany
                  Mexico City, Art Number 23, Ovalo Galeria de Arte, CDMX, Mexico (Group)
                  13th June, Safehouse, London, UK (Group)
                  ExchangeCo-curated by UAL x GOLD Collective, Goldsmiths Visual Cultures Society and 
              Curation Society UAL, Deptford Does Art gallery, London, UK (Group)
                  Goldsmiths Fine Art Studio Interim Show with HFBK University of Fine Arts Hamburg ASA Exchange 
              Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK (Group)
2018    End of Year, St. James, New Cross, London, UK (Group)
                   Sound and Language, Library Special Collections & Archives, 
              Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK (Group)

2022   Mutinous Bodies and Speculative Mythopoesis
2021    Art in Dialogue with Posthuman Becoming and Fictioning

2023   ____ in Flux, Curatorial Advisory, RuptureXIBIT, London, UK
                  Subterranean OrganThe Crypt GalleryLondon, UK
                  O7 | A Gesture ?¿, AMP Gallery, London, UK
2021    -321 °F | in sarcophago vivum aeri, Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK

Grants & Awards
              Scholarship Awarded, Art & Curatorial Practice Programme, The New Centre for Research & Practice
2022   Dissertation Distinction Recipient, Board of Academic Concessions and Discipline, Royal College of Art
              Grant Awarded, Continuation Fund, Royal College of Art
              Grant Awarded, Back on Track Fund, Royal College of Art
2019    Streetcake Experimental Writing Prize | Poetry |  'complicity_12.3.9.exe'
2018    Scholarship Awarded, Visual and Critical Studies, School of Visual Arts New York City

Professional Experience | Public Talks
2023    Sound Laboratory Panel Talk | Posthuman Research Sound LaboratoryNew Art CityForeign Objekt
               Posthuman Art Network {info}, San Francisco, US x Digital 
2023-  Co-founder, O-O-O initiative
2023    Artist Talk at University of Westminster | BA Fine Art Mixed Media, London, UK
               Visiting Lecturer at University of Westminster | BA Fine Art Mixed Media, London, UK
2022-  Co-founder, Æon Project 
2019     Exhibition Production for Song Dong's solo show 'Same Bed, Different Dreams', Pace Gallery London, UK 

2023    Co-Program 2023 |  Kyoto Art Centre, Kyoto, Japan | Oct - Dec
               Posthuman Research Sound LaboratoryNew Art CityForeign Objekt
               Posthuman Art Network {info} | TheSpace.GalleryROSALUX Gallery, Berlin, DE x Digital | Mar - Sep

Collaboration Projects   
2022    'Vortex' site-specific performance, film and research project with Templex Inc. (Bea Xu & Co.)
               — Screening and Performance at 'Fluid Cosmologies', Forma Arts & Media, London, UK, August 2023
               — Screening and Performance at LungA Festival, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland, 
                   as part of the Long Distance Residency at Helsinki International Artist Programme (HIAP), July 2023
               — Premiere at Performance Programme 'Faerie Rampage', Curated by Yicong Soon
                   Milan Art Week 2023, Milan, Italy, April 2023
               (ongoing) 'Babel' open source architectural initiative with Yvonne Wang, Sylvia Deng & Mori Zhou,
               Architectural Association & Parsons | The New School, London, UK & New York, US
              by Piotr Bockowski | “   “Quote Unquote  |  'in sarcophago vivum aeri'
              Clot Magazine‘On deep ecology of Chinese femborgs’ by Piotr Bockowski | 'in sarcophago vivum aeri'
              Saliva Live“   “Quote Unquote
              Subterranean Organ
              Widewalls | Subterranean Organ
2021     ArtisleGoldsmiths Fine Art Degree Show  |  '-321 °F | in sarcophago vivum aeri'
2020   De Bouwput | The Art We Need Today | 'When vulnerability is the only weapon you wield'
              | Poetry 'complicity_12.3.9.exe'
2023   Staffordshire St & Liquid Gold Studios | Glimpse | Beyond Surface // Tactile Presence (forthcoming) 
2022   Hybrid Realities  |  Pliable Tools | Poems 'Thesis of Instrumentality' 'Snow Angel' 'Dark Amusement'
2021    Sticky Fingers PublishingFDBNHLLLTTF Nocturnal | Poems 'Senecio candicans' 'Sepire'
2020  Abby Lloyd & Alyssa Davis GalleryChapter 5: "Behind the Times" [I, II], organised by 
              Underground Flower and Rhizome Parking Garage | Poetry 'Thesis of Instrumentality'
2019    Lungs Project | Poetry Anthology 'New Landscapes'  2019 | 'of  Traversing Interspaces' 
              '∷' 'complicity_12.3.9.exe' '{Singular Deference}' '1, 2, 3, 4 En pointe et pirouette'
               Pressing Matters | Poetry 'Spindrift' 
               Streetcake Experimental Writing Prize Winners' Anthology 2019 | Poetry 'complicity_12.3.9.exe'
               Tangle Magazine | Issue 1 | Poetry 'Spindrift'