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Chi Po-Hao
LAST UPDATE : 2017.07.26 / EDITOR : installation
9 artworks / 13 exhibition

Chi Po-Hao (1989-) is a musician and sound artist from Taipei, Taiwan. He had worked in the mainstream label for several years as songwriter and producer. In 2015, he finished his master degree at Goldsmiths College, the University of London in Studio Composition. His primary medium is sound, principally involving but not limited to live electronic, electroacoustic composition and installation. In live performances, he usually applied self-made tools, m4l devices, and found objects that based on electronics, recycled items, and junk. He has been granted residencies at V2_Institute of Unstable Media, Rotterdam and Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, and has toured around Taipei, London, Bangor, Manchester, Rotterdam, Paris, Beijing, Yinchuan, Lanzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Gijon.

Recently he is interest in the topics of algorithm composing, generative music and sonification. His undergoing works are mainly concerned about the sensing of rhythm and the interactions among perception, individual and environment, try to investigate how people hear, interpret and represent the sound surrounded us as well as how the sound intervene the space. He is now cooperating with NTU Art Center for "Open Windows Open Arts" with volunteer students to develop site-specific works in Social Science Building designed by Toyo Ito. The result will present in April 2017.

Collaboration
2017 “Echoes of our memory” Music director, Macau Art Center, Macau
2016 “Well Come” Sound design, Imprint Macau Dance Association, Macau
2016 “Tiny Kingdom” Music, Hsu Chen Wei Dance Company, Taiwan

Released
2016 "The Redmond Files", Joy Of Sound, UK
2015 "Cosmic Connectors" Collection Album, Dark Paradise Record
2015 "Philosopher's Stone" Collection Album, Dark Paradise Record
2014 Hello Nico “Floating City”, Black Market Record
2011 CocoaBed Mini Album, Himalaya Record
2010 "Simple Life" Collection Album, Neutron Culture Co., Ltd
2010 “Why So Loud?” Collection Album, National Taiwan University

Performance
2016 On Site Festival, Taipei Expo Park, Taiwan
2016 Noise to Signal, SAAL, HK, China
2016 An improvisation Wednesday, fruityshop, Beijing, China
2015 “EAVI” XIV, Amersham Arms, London UK
2015 “undertone//01”, Hundred Years Gallery, London, UK
2015 “Sentient beings Faces”, Brass Livehouse, Yinchuan, China
2015 “North Sound”, Yutao space, Lanzhou, China
2015 “Zoomin Night”, XP livehouse, Beijing, China
2015 INSOMNIA SLEEPING PARTY/siu siu-Lab of Primitive Senses, Taipei
2014 Asia Triennial Manchester, MOSI, Manchester
2014 Interface: New Music For Organ and Electronics, Union Chapel, London
2014 PureGold Festival, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London
2014 City-Goldsmiths Exchange Concert, London
2014 SONIC MALFUNCTIONS, Goldsmiths College, London
2013 Lack Sound Festival #73, Noise Kitchen, Taipei
2013 Noise on Site vol.1, Noise Kitchen, Taipei
2011 Performing Groups, Flower Exposition Taipei, Taipei EXPO Park
2010 Rock Taichung Festival, Taichung City
2010 Festival of Light, JUT Foundation for Arts and Architecture
2010 Hohaiyan Rock Festival, New Taipei City

birth year
1989
Place of Birth
Taipei
Taiwan
education
2014
MA in Music Goldsmiths College
University of London
2011
MA in Economics
National Taiwan University
career
2012-
Present Position
Changee Cultural Ltd Co-founder
2011-2014
Resigned
Neutron Cultural Co., Ltd In-house Songwriter
2011
Resigned
Community Empowerment Society Internship
2010-2011
Resigned
Sound Designer Retina Studio
personal website
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CURRICULUM VITAE
2016
Routine
G Gallery , Taipei , Taiwan
2016
Lightscape
Laboral Centro de Arte , Gijon , Spain
2016
Repercurrisions: Chunchu Shan Project
MOUart , Beijing , China
2016
Space is only noise if you can see
Waley Art , Taipei , Taiwan
2016
REPETEND
Jed Voras Gallery , Paris , France
2016
Sound of the movie
Taoyuan Arts Cinema , Taoyuan , Taiwan
2016
Nuit Blanche Taipei
National Taiwan Museum Taiwan
2016
Micro Experience
“Art Shenzhen” Art Fair , Shenzhen , China
2016
Regeneration movement-Rethinking technology in digital age
National Taiwan Art Museum , Taichung , Taiwan
2015
“Lost in Paris” Group Show
Cité Internationale des arts , Paris , France
2015
“HARMONY” Taoyuan Contemporary Arts Award
Taoyuan Performing Arts Center , Taoyuan , Taiwan
2015
“Taipei Fine Art Award” Group Show
Taipei Fine Art Museum B1 , Taipei , Taiwan
2014
"TEST LAB" Exhibition
V2 Institute of Unstable Media , Rotterdam , Netherland
2014
"1296-4107" Group Exhibition
Ben Pimlott Building , London , England
2014
Hsia Yu "Sound and Colors" Collaboration Exhibition
Huashan 1914 Creative Park , Taipei , Taiwan
2012
NTU Art Festival, "WenRooTing" Interactive installation
National Taiwan University , Taipei , Taiwan
2016
LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial
Gijón , Spain
2016
PageNEXT & Asia Art Archive
Hong Kong , China
2015
Cité internationale des Arts
Paris , France
2014
V2_Institute of Unstable Media
Rotterdam , The Netherland
2017
Exhibition
Everyday Trace
Taipei , Taiwan
2014
Nominated
Taipei Arts Award
Taipei Fine Arts Museum
Taipei , Taiwan
2014
Nominated
Wanderer Project
Cloud Gate
Taipei , Taiwan
2014
 
Digital Arts Oversea Residency Open Call
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts
Taichung , Taiwan
2014
Nominated
Indie Music Production and Marketing Subsidy
Ministry of Culture
Taipei , Taiwan
2014
Nominated
INTER/actions: Symposium on Interactive Electronic Music
Bangor University
England
2013
Nominated
Arts Travel Project
National Culture ad Arts Foundation
Taipei , Taiwan
2011
 
South Music Award
Kaohsiung Bureau of Cultural Affairs
Kaohsiung , Taiwan
2011
Composer Section, Second Award
Flora Talent Contest
Taipei International Flora Expo
Taiwan
2010
Star-to-be Award
Hsinchu Band Contest
 
Hsinchu , Taiwan
2010
Award for the Best Original Song
Invitational Contest of Pop Music for Teenager
 
Taipei , Taiwan
2010
First Award
National College English Song and MV Contest
 
Taipei , Taiwan
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01 / 10
Hello Nico(Planking on the City)
Taiwan dream-pop band formed in 2013. The EP released in 2014 by Black Market Records.
New Media Art , Installation Art ,
Interactive audio-visual
Interactive audio-visual
Interactive audio-visual
01 / 10
Autogenous Noise
"Autogenous Noise" is a project combined real-time audio feedback and self-organization system in an interactive way, trying to control the unpredictability and diversity with endless and evolving feedback effects, at the mean time visualizing the feedback noise through calculating the phase differences. “Sound as form, form as sound.” If we consider sound as “creatures of time", then feedback seems to create a special relationship between sounds itself and the environment. Although the disto ...
New Media Art , Installation Art ,



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Interlocked Immersion
This composition can be regarded as separate components in the form of graphic score. I applied the concept of self-organizing system for audio processing. The organ part and the real-time audio feedback are inter-related, in which the organ phrases trigger the feedback while the performer is free to improvise accordingly to the unexpected feedback. It is this type of unpredictability that forms the core element of this work. The graphic score aims to use the visual symbols as a media ...
New Media Art , Installation Art ,





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Phonovoltaic Effect
This work can be considered as art driven by scientific fact, the abstract concept of energy transformation passes the physical rules to enable the viewer to evaluate the changes in the space. Energy transformation occurs all around us all the time, yet we are hardly ever aware of it. Inspired on the ability of plants to convert light energy into chemical energy through photosynthesis, the installation Photosynthesis converts light energy into chemical energy through a chain of energy c ...
New Media Art , Installation Art ,
Chi Po-Hao, 2015-16, New Media Art , Installation Art
Chi Po-Hao, 2016, New Media Art , Installation Art
Chi Po-Hao, 2016, New Media Art , Installation Art
Chi Po-Hao, 2016, New Media Art , Installation Art
Chi Po-Hao, 2016, New Media Art , Installation Art
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