After I-Chin graduated from Taipei National University of the Arts, he received numbers of scholarships and funds from Committee of Cultural Development, Taipei Art Village from Taiwan. Since 1997, he began his research and performance tour starting from New York, Berlin, Köln, Darmstadt, Sydney, Canberra, and London. From 1998 onwards, he received commissions by several contemporary theatre and modern dance groups in Taiwan. To continue exploring, he extended his studies toward cross-cultural issues, new media technology, and interdisciplinary art in modern theatre as a composer and a theatre performing artist. In 2006, he established a music theatre group ‘Arena di Avant Musica’, together with his wife, soprano, Chien-chun Lin. His compositions for music theatre employed elements widely from traditional to modern, including ethnic fusion, improvisation, live electronics, and experimental Avant-garde.