Yves Chun-ta CHIU, Studying in Doctoral Program in Art Creation and Theory in Tainan National University of the Arts, Taiwan, who concerns about contemporary art, curatorial and aesthetics, and awards S-An Cultural Foundation -- Award of Aesthetic Article in 2009.
Escaped from the ivory tower of philosophy in 2008, he entered the field of contemporary art and is being an active role-player. He was very much inspired by the western philosophers, art theorists and masters’ pieces, but he believes that the ideas proposed by scholars and researchers in his own culture are also important.
He now conducts curatorial practice, art criticism, the editor of ACT ART Quarterly Review and researches. Benefits from Classic of Mountain and Sea, Liaozhai Zhiyi ,Hans Ulrich Obrist、Jimmie Durham, he conceives of the way how to figure out the real society by pseudo-sociology, how to process the production of knowledge by pseudo-discursive, and concern how the art relates to the society and life authentically.
His important experiences include: Made in Dachi – Community x Scene x Art, 2014 New Year New Hope - futures of (Contemporary) Ecosystem of (Art) in (THAV), Voices Travel: Conversation Between Two Harbours (KMFA), Wormhole Theater (Document no. E120N23) (KMFA), M. E. L. T. ing Project – One Year Conversation: Thread, Escape, Ghost Story (MOCA Taipei), The Way of Regime (Howl Space, Tainan).