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Lai Pei-Yu
LAST UPDATE : 2019.03.25 / EDITOR : avatintern
18 artworks / 39 exhibition

Lai Pei-Yu, born 1976 Taiwan Taipei, graduated in 2007 from the Graduate Institute of Plastic Arts, and currently a doctoral candidate in Art and Theory in Tainan National University of The Arts. Lai was a residency artist in countries such as Taiwan, Japan and America; member of the Sly Art Space. Her works have been exhibited in Taiwan, Japan, China, France, America and various other places around the world, and her City series was collected by the National Taiwan Museum, Taiwan Design Center, Bank Art 1929 Yokohama, Japan.

Symbols and its representation has always been a subject which Lai Pei-Yu is interested in, and her most well-known works are the City Series, which when first viewed seemed like images of city landscapes, but on closer inspection the picture is composed from circular symbols, and these circular dots are similar in appearance to minimalist styled light sources, therefore when viewing the works, the viewers have to translate the symbols into their corresponding scenes within their own memory to complete the cityscape, during the process also reflect on the relationship of encoding and translating. Through the reinterpretation of the artist, resulting cityscapes of different locations appears to bare a resemblance, highlighting the current state of globalization.

birth year
1976
Place of Birth
Taipei
Taiwan
Place of Residence
Taipei
Taiwan
education
2011
DA Doctoral Program in Art Creation and Theory
Tainan National University of the Arts
2007
MFA Graduate Institute of Plastic Arts
Tainan National University of the Arts
2000
BFA Department of Communication Arts (Major in Film)
Chaoyang University of Technology
experience
2004
Resigned
SLYarts 6th&7th Member
personal website
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CURRICULUM VITAE
2014
Path
VT Artsalon , Taipei , Taiwan
2012
Find The Center
Taiwan New Art Union , Tainan , Taiwan
2010
VISITOR
MOT.ARTS , Taipei , Taiwan
2009
Somewhere
Chang Gung University Art Center , Taipei , Taiwan
2007
Transfer
SLYart , Taipei , Taiwan
2007
Another Homeland
Bank Art NYK , Yokohama , Japan
2006
f(3304+3307)
SLYart , Taipei , Taiwan
2002
Intersection Channel
Huashan Arts District , Taipei , Taiwan
2015
Explicit & Cryptic: The ○○ Age
Changhua County Art Museum , Changhua , Taiwan
2013
Seeking Sugar
Tsung-Yeh Arts and Cultural Center , Tainan , Taiwan
2013
Embrace the Civilian Art
Kaohsiung Cultural Center , Kaohsiung , Taiwan
2012
South Wave
Taiwan New Art Union Taiwan
2011
AHAF HK11, Asia Top Gallery Hotel Art Fair
Hong Kong
2010
Post-Adolescence
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts , Taichung, Taipei , Taiwan
2010
The Contemporary Art in Taiwan
Gyeongnam Art Museum Korea
2009
New Open Exhibition
Union gallery , New York , U.S.A.
2009
Fusion Folks, Contemporary Art Exhibition
Bo Pi Liao , Taipei , Taiwan
2009
Fresh Asphalt
Satori Gallery , New York , U.S.A.
2008
ART TAIPEI 2008 - Made in Taiwan
Taipei World Trade Center , Taipei , Taiwan
2008
Art Fair21 2008 - Made in Taiwan
Cologne , Germany
2008
Ai Bia Jia A Ya
798 Times Space , Beijing , China
2008
ART OSAKA
Dojima Hotel , Osaka , Japan
2008
2008 Very Fun Park, Fubon Art Foundation
Eslite Gallery , Taipei , Taiwan
2007
Kaohsiung Awards 2007 and the 24th Kaohsiung Fine Arts Exhibition
Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts , Kaohsiung , Taiwan
2007
2007 Taipei Arts Awards
Taipei Fine Arts Museum , Taipei , Taiwan
2006
City Mambo, International Exhibition of Stone Villa
SLYarts , Taipei , Taiwan
2006
limit, cooperation with theater and sound art
mecooon , Shanghai , China
2006
Il fait beau là-bas?, teatime video
ZenZoo salon , Paris , France
2006
City Mambo, International Exhibition of Stone Villa
Sydney , Australia
2006
5-7-5 HA-I-KU, International Exhibition
Okinawa , Japan
2005
Artist Fair
Taipei , Taiwan
2005
DRAWING
Stock 20 , Taichung , Taiwan
2004
One More Glance
IT PARK , Taipei , Taiwan
2009
ISCP
New York , USA
2007
Bank Art1929
Yokohama , Japan
2004
Stock 20
Taichung , Taiwan
2004
Treasure Hill Artist Village
Taipei , Taiwan
2011
 
100-2 Fine Arts Grants
The National Culture and Arts Foundation (NCAF)
Taipei , Taiwan
2008
ART TAIPEI 2008
Made in Taiwan-Young Artist Discovery
Council for Cultural Affairs
Taipei , Taiwan
2007
Honorable Mention
2007 Taipei Arts Awards
Taipei Fine Arts Museum
Taipei , Taiwan
2007
Kaohsiung Award
Kaohsiung Awards 2007
Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts
Kaohsiung , Taiwan
2006
Honorable Mention
4th Taoyuan Awards
 
Taoyuan , Taiwan
2004
Award of Plastic Arts
S-An Cultural Foundation
S-An Cultural Foundation
Taipei , Taiwan
2000
Runner Up in Asia/Champion in Taiwan
KODAK Worldwide Film Competition
KODAK
Taiwan
2000
‘She’s Lost on the Right Track ‘ Competition Film
Taipei Film Festival
 
Taipei , Taiwan
1999
‘Art for Art’s Sake ‘, Competition Film
Taipei Film Festival
 
Taipei , Taiwan
1995
Excellent
51st Taiwan Provincial Fine Art Exhibition
 
Taiwan
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01 / 10
Windows - Bryant Park
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8:31pm
New Media Art ,
Single-channel video
3’20”
Single-channel video
3’20”
01 / 10
Another Sky- Meteor
New Media Art ,
Fiber-reinforced plastic , paint , , stainless-steel ,
105x135x141 cm
Fiber-reinforced plastic , paint , , stainless-steel ,
105x135x141 cm
Fiber-reinforced plastic , paint , , stainless-steel ,
105x135x141 cm
01 / 10
Land value- Taipei
New Media Art ,
Lai Pei-Yu, 2013, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2012, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2009, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2009, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2009-2010, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2009, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2008, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2007-2008, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2007, New Media Art
Lai Pei-Yu, 2007, New Media Art
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