Portrait of self, photographed by Brinkley Capriola and Natalie Dodd.

Yin Cheng-Kokott is a multidisciplinary performing artist, dancer, emergent choreographer and writer. She holds a bachelor of arts in drama at National Taiwan University of Arts. She starts professional training in contemporary dance, gaga and varies bodywork since she moved to Berlin four years ago. She has been collaborating with various artists such as Ashley Fure, Lilleth Glimcher, Okwui Okpokwasili, Tal Arditi, Viona Li, Natascha Roy, Shashrvacai, Natalie Dodd, and Eleni Xynogala. She was also part of residencies at Brahman AI and Oulu Dance Hack. 

She has been working in publishers/ media such as Red Bull Taiwan and BANGS! Magazine since 2012, organizing events, photo shooting, interviewing human fellows, creating offline/ online contents for the youth in Asia.  

She recently directed and created choreographies for dance films and live performance with multi-media installations. She meditates on tarot and yoga as a gateway to creative healing with others. She seeks to continue nurturing her organizing, creative coding, video editing and choreography skills for self-expressing, with no shame.