【New Artists in January】
Artist Yu-ju Tsai, lives and works in Taipei, graduated from the Graduate School of Visual Arts, Chiayi University. The artist deconstructs and mixes the subculture and popular images old and new together to display a stage for both ancient and modern characters makes his art work unique and fresh. Through the brush strokes, rendering, texture layers, the artist’s painting integrates the oriental ink painting skill with the Western painting medium and form. He recently won the first prize of China Trust (CTBC) Contemporary Painting Prize, and his art works have been collected by art museums, art centers, foundations etc.
SOLO EXHIBITION｜2022《Good Times》, Nan Gallery , Taipei , Taiwan.
GROUP EXHIBITION｜2022《CTBC Painting Prize》, Kuandu Museum , Taipei , Taiwan.
AWARD｜2022「CTBC Painting Prize」, First Prize.
TSAI Yu-Ru in TCAA｜https://tcaaarchive.org/artist/tsaiyuju/
✦ NI Hao✦
Born in Hsinchu, Taiwan in 1989, now lives and works in Hsinchu and New York. He received a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2011 and an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2014. Ni Hao investigates power structure, consumerism, and violence aesthetics in his practice by utilizing various mediums such as sculpture and video. Ni’s practice constantly provokes political metaphor or personal memories behind seemingly familiar objects.
SOLO EXHIBITION｜2022《AHU trilogy part I : The Great Filtration》, T293 , Rome, Italy. 《The Lathery Enfold》，Gallery Vacancy, Basel, Switzerland.
GROUP EXHIBITION｜2022《What If Attitudes Become Letters? Writing – Correspondence – Context – Gender – Meme》, Hengshan Calligraphy Art Center , Taoyuan , Taiwan.
ARTIST IN RESIDENCE｜2022「La Becque artist residency program」, La Tour-de-Peilz , Switzerland.
Ni-Hao in TCAA｜https://tcaaarchive.org/artist/nihao/
【Update Artists in January】