Tissues I,a prologue, is a composition for 2 opera singers, 8 performers and 3 connected spaces
commissioned by Biennale of Moving Image Geneva 2018
premiered on Nov 10th 2018 at Sicli Pavillion, Geneva, Switzerland 

Tissues II is commisioned by Tate Modern and will be exhibited in October 2019 in the South Tank of Tate Modern, London, UK

‘Outside the infinite musicality of nerve waves,
exposed to the boundless hunger of atmosphere,
to the absolute cold.’


  • Soprano: Mingqi Hu
    Tenor: Yinhan Deng
    Performers: Tamara Alegre, Nabila Alegre, Pan Daijing, Valentina Demicheli, Kamilya Kuspanova, Kayije Kagame,Julia Lind, Edgar-Allan Torres
    Singer Costume: Ximon Lee
    Performer Wardrobe : Samuel Gui Yang
    Make up and hair : Franziska Presche
    Wardrobe Assistant: Marcus Karkhof
    Casting Assistant: Mohamed Almusibli
    Backstage Assistant: Lola
    Production team: Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève
    Composition, concept and directed by Pan Daijing