Yanting Chen (b.1997, Zhejiang, China) is a photographer, videographer, photo editor, Buddhist practitioner based in New York. Yanting received a BFA in Photography with honor from Parsons School of Design, the New School in May 2022. Yanting’s work often explores and experiences the world especially the notion of impermanence. As a Buddhist practitioner, Yanting also uses photography as a means of meditation and observing with the surroundings. Yanting has a passion for landscape, documentary, portraiture, drone and still life photography.


Bachelors of Fine Arts in Photography With Honor, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, New York, 2017-2022 

Parsons School of Design Photography BFA Thesis Show, May 2022 

 “Be water my friends”  Images and Text, https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/TlYjRjitBwp_TGnpb19qlg, 2019

Mad fairy / GLA Art Group Shanghai / Donsee 10 / Lost & Found / PRAJ Scented Candle / Po Xiang Fashion and Art Festival at BFC, Shanghai / Resonance NY/ DAMOWANG NYFW show / Yajun NYFW show 

Work Experience

Gallery Assistant at Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery, Oct 2022 - Present
Videographer, assistant Media Editor Curator in Digital Archive project BEING with artist Hai Zhang at India China Institute at the New School, June 2022 -  Present
Volunteer, Lucie Award 2022
Photo Editor internship at Musée Magazine, June 2022 - Oct 2022
Editor's assistance in Shanghai Media Group (SMG)- Shanghai, China.  June 2015

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