Jin Yu was born in 1993 in Shanghai, China. She is a graduate of the MA Arts and Cultural Management at the University of Melbourne with emerging professional experience in the field of visual art and museums. Jin has been studying cultural management for over five years and is pursuing her career as young professional focusing on communication, marketing and fundraising in the arts. She is interning at the Melbourne University Archives and Melbourne Writers Festival.
Jin is working on the research task focusing on mapping ACMI international blockbusters and leading data collection for the case study of the DreamWorks Animation traveling exhibition.