List of Works

Photo: Bill H

“Lin’s dances, simultaneously abstract and specific, create and inhabit worlds of their own..”

New York Times


92.       Vertigo, 2016. Collaboration with Daniel Rhode and the New Music Ensemble of Grand Valley State University. 6 dancers, 12 min.

91.       Dreamscape 2016. Collaboration with Daniel Rhode and the New Music Ensemble of Grand Valley State University. 7-8 dancers, 10 min.

90.      MOMENT/s 2016. Collaboration with Daniel Rhode and the New Music Ensemble of Grand Valley State University. 5-6 dancers, 10 min. 

89.      HOME/S. 9th St. 2015. Collaboration with composer Cory Neale including revised community engagement methodologies from                                Cornerstone Theater Company (LA).6-7 dancers, 70 min.

88.     Be/Longing 2, 2014, Collaboration with composer Cory Neale, A revision of shorter version for the Lincoln Center Out-of-Doors Festival, 9           dancers, 28 min.

87.     Be/Longing: Light/Shadow, 2014, Collaboration with composer Cory Neale, Puppet artist Hua Hua Zhang and Light show Tatianna Hasan,           9dancers, 70 min.

86.     Belonging I, 2013, Collaboration of four mature Asian Dance Movement artists, Hsu-Hui Huang (Taiwan), Katsura Kan (Japan), Martinus                 Miroto (Indonesia), Kun-Yang Lin (U.S. A.), 4 performers, 30 min

85.     TARA, Commisioned work for Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble in Denver, 2013, 10 dancers, 12 min.

84.     ONE, 2012-13, World Premiere at Mandell Theater March 22-23, 2013. Original music by Cory Neale.

83.     Symphony in D Minor/Sky Dance, 2012, solo interactive performance with an epic scale, interactive sound, video sculptural installation                   curated by Eileen Tognini and created by New York artists, Patrick Gallagher and Chris Klapper at the SkyBox gallery in Philadelphia.

82.     Beyond the Bones/Revisited, 2011-12, 5 dancers, 10 community singers, 70 min. (Collaboration with visual installation artist Alison Stigora)

81.     Mandala Project II outdoor version, created for Jogia international Arts Festival in Indonesia, 2012, 5 dancers, 25 min.

80.     Angel's Whisper, created for Nichols high school buffalo through New York Task Force Project, 2011, 8 dancers, 8min.

79.   Sword Chess, 2011, Kenneth Kirschner, Tibetan chant. Tim Russell, Chinese flute. 10 dancers, 35 min. (commissioned work for Dance Art                 Company in Singapore)

78.   Body Writing Project V, created for Busan International Dance Festival, Korea, 2011, Teirstein, 5 performers, 15 min. with guest artist Hsu              Hui Huang

77.   Stravinsky Renard, 2011, 6 dancers, 19 min. (collaboration with Center City Opera)

76.   Mandala Project, 2011, 9 dancers, 40 min.

75.   Ragtime, 2011, 2 dancers, 7 min. (collaboration with Center City Opera)

74.   Mandala II (Untitled) 2010, 11 dancers, 10 min. (commissioned work for University of Wisconsin, Madison)

73.   Autumn Skin, 2010, 6 dancers, 40 min.

72.   Mandala I (Untitled) 2009-2010, 8 dancers, 10 min. (commissioned work for Ohio University)

71.   Discourse, 2009-2010, duet, 6 min.

70.   FOUR SEASONS (Winter and Fall sections), 2009-2010, collaboration with Dance Ensemble Singapore and NYC choreographer Kevin Wynn,         7 dancers, 70 min.

69.   BODY WORD, 2009, collaboration with psycho therapist/body healer/writer Ellen Gayda and musician Chris Farrell, 2 dancers, 50 min.

68.   Body Writing Project IV (Site specific work at Queens Museum with musicians Bret Cohen and Donna Wang), 2009, 3 dancers, 30 min.

67.   Body Writing Project III (Site specific work at Magic Gardens with Ritmo Collective band), 2009, 5 dancers, 40 min.

66.   A-U-M, 2008-2009, 7 dancers, 22 min.

65.   Writing II, 2009, 15 dancers, 9 min. (commissioned work for Drexel University)

64.   Within/Beyond, 2008-2009, solo, 9 min.

63.   Body Writing Project II (Site specific work at CHI Mac with musician Chris Farrell), 2008, Trio, 30 min.

62.   Body Writing Project I (Site specific work at Magic Gardens with musician Chris Farrell), 2008, 5 dancers, 30 min.

61.   City II, 2007, 4 dancers, 6 min.

60.   Yin-Yang tai Qi, 2007, 16 dancers, 8 min.

59.   City I, 2007, 7 dancers, 7 min.

58.   Crossing, 2007, 6 dancers, 30 min.

57.   Moment, 2006, solo, 5 min.

56.   Delta, 2005, 12 dancers, 8 min.

55.   Spring Song, 2005, 6 dancers, 7 min

54.   Garuda, 2005, Trio, 7 min.

53.   Emptiness of Snow, 2005, 5 dancers, 23 min.

52.   Traces of Brush, 2005, 8 dancers, 25 min

51.   Hors D'oeuvres, 2004, Solo, 5 min

50.   Tidal Stroke, 2004, 28 dancers, 9 min.

49.   The Art of Chess, 2004, 7 dancers, 8 min.

48.   Love String, 2004, Duet, 6 min

47.   Dido's Lament, 2004, 9 dancers, 9 min

46.   Beyond the Bones, 2003, 8 dancers, 65 min

45.   La Loba, 2002, 8 dancers, 25 min.(First version of Beyond the Bones)

44.   Flow of the Chi (Site specific work with five installation art works), 2002, Live Drummers, 8 dancers, 40 min.

43.   Dedication, 2002, Solo, 6 min

42.   Chi, 2002, 9 dancers, 9 min.

41.   Improvisation #4, 2001, John Zorn (with Unstable Landscape/ Improvisation Group), Solo, 5 min.

40.   Shall We...?, 2001, 7 dancers, 35 min.

39.   Judas's Kiss (Co-choreographed with Tom Trimble), 2001, Duet, 6 min.

38.   Night Safari (Commission), 2001, Solo, 11 min.

37.   Should we dance, 2001, 6 dancers, 7 min.

36.   Glacier Cascades (Commission), 2001, 20 dancers, 7 min.

35.   Women, 2001, 5 dancers, 5 min.

34.   Impulse, 2000, 15 dancers, 7 min.

33.   Butterfly, 2000, Solo, 5 min.

32.   From the Land of Lost Content, 2000, 6 dancers, 25 min.

31.   Improvisation #3, 2000, Poem reading by Mary Anthony, Solo, 5 min.

30.   Phantasm/Chinese Opera, 2000, Solo, 9 min.

29.   Voice of Light, 1999, Solo, 5 min.

28.   Poem of Arbos, 1999, 12 dancers, 30 min.

27.   Duet (Co- Choreographed with Elizabeth Higgins), 1999, Duet, 10 min.

26.   Sound of Wind, 1999, 5 min.

25.   Improvisation #2, 1998, Solo, 6 min.

24.   Improvisation #1, 1998, 6 min.

23.   Ancient Dreams In London, 1998, Solo, 12 min.

22.   Passages/Three Aspects,1998, 3 solos, 17 min.

21.   Luminous Song, 1998, 6 dancers, 12 min.

20.   Aperitif, 1998, 4 dancers, 6 min.

19.   Illusive Night, 1998, 7 dancers, 13 min.

18.   Seeing Sound (Guan Yin), 10 dancers, 18 min.

17.   KyLin's Garden, 1997, solo, 6 min.

16.   The Ritual, 1996, Solo, 6 min.

15.   Black Carnation, 1995, 10 dancers, 17 min.

14.   Morning Ascending, 1995, 10 dancers, 12 min.

13.   Prosaic Event, 1994, 5 dancers, 10 min.

12.   Moon Dance, 1994, Solo, 7 min.

11.   Run Silent, Run Deep... 1994, Duet, 13 min.

10.   Sweet, Racked, Meat, 1993, 6 dancers, 18 min.

9.   Lowering Sky, 1993, 6 dancers14 min

8.   Flower and Sword, 1992, Trio, 10 min.

7.   La Folia, 1991, 9 dancers, 17 min.

6.   Rose Garden, 1991, Solo, 8 min.

5.   Male & Female, 1990, Duet, 12 min

4.   Songs My Mother Taught Me, 1990, Solo, 5 min.

3.   Jazz Music of Mondrian, 1989, Solo, 5 min.

2.   Water Song, 1988, 9 dancers, 12 min.

1.   Fan Dance, 1986, 6 men, 10 min.