Goang-Ming Yuan 袁廣鳴

Goang-Ming Yuan was born in Taipei in 1965, and is an assistant professor at the Graduate School of Art & Technology at the Taipei National University of the Arts. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the National Institute of the Arts, Taipei (1989) and a diploma in Media Arts from the Staatliche Hochschule für Gestaltung Karlsruhe, Germany (1997). His work has been included in numerous international exhibitions, including the Gwangju Biennale (1995 and 2002), the Taipei Biennial (1998 and 2002), Translated Acts (Berlin, New York, and Mexico City, 2001-02), 01.01.01: Art in Technological Times (San Francisco, 2001), Luna’s Flow: The 2nd Seoul International Media Art Biennale (2002), Culture Meets Culture: Busan Biennale 2002, the 50th Biennale di Venezia (2003), the Liverpool Biennial (2004), the Guangzhou Triennial (2005), the Singapore Biennale (2008), and Taiwan Calling (Budapest, 2010). He has also curated several exhibitions, including SlowTech, held in. 2006 at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei.

Born in Taipei, Taiwan, 1965
Resides in Taipei

Education

1989
B.F.A. in Fine Arts, National Institute of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

1993
DAAD Germany Exchange Scholarship

1994
Studied at the Institute of Media Arts, Frankfurt/ Main, Germany

1997
Diploma in Media Arts, Staatliche Hochschule für Gestaltung Karlsruhe, Germany

Solo Exhibitions

2012
Disappearing Landscape -PassingⅡ. Special Project, TKG+, Art Stage Singapore, Singapore

2011
Before Memory, TKG+ Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
Windows, Pinpon art Studio, Taipei, Taiwan

2007
Disappearing Landscape, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2002
T2: Yuan, Goang-Ming “Human Disqualified”, MOMA Contemporary, Fukuoka, Japan

2001
Human Disqualified, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2000
Contemporary Taiwanese Art Exhibition Vol.7 Yuan, Goang-Ming Fish on Dish, MOMA Contemporary, Fukuoka, Japan

1998
The Reason for Insomnia, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

1992
Out of Position, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Group Exhibitions

2012
How Physical-Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Vision, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
Visual Vertigo-New Works by Six Taiwanese New Media Artists, Hong-Gah Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Transjourney 2012-New Media Festival, Kuandu Muaeum of Fine Arts,Taipei, University of the Arts, Taipei Taiwan

2011
Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
Moving Image of China 1988-2011, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Tai-uan iánn-Imaging Art Exhibition, MainTrend Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
Art Museum @ The Art Park ‧ Selected Collection Series ── HYPNOTISM, Art Museum @ The Art Park, Hsinchu

2010
Taiwan calling- Phantom of Liberty, Műcsarnok Kunst Halle, Budapest, Hungary
Cinema Alley 2011, 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney, Australia
Photo Taipei Art Fair-Feature Exhibition: Taiwanese Video, Sunworld Dynasty Hotel, Taipei
Hong Kong International Contemporary Art Fair 2010, Exhibition Centre
Every Chalice is a Dwelling Place, Taipei City Hall, Taipei

2009
Extreme Sensibility-Taiwanese Contemporary Video Art, Donna Beam Art Gallery, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada , Dishman Art Museum, Larmar University, Beaumont, Texas, Allen R. Hite Art Institute, University of Louisille, Louisille, Kentucky, USA
Ela-Asia, Art Taipei 2009, Taipei World Trade Center, Taiwan
Artium’s 20th Anniversary show, Mitsubishi Jisho Artium, Fukuoka, Japan
You are home, Plimsoll Gallery, Tasmania, Australia
Nostalgia for Future, A798 Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan
Dream in a Contemporary Secret Garden, Chelsea Art Museum, New York
Contemporary Value: A Processing History, Ever Harvest Gallery, Taipei
Unsealed Files: The 3rd Anniversary of VT Artsalon, VT Artsalon, Taipei

2008
Singapore Biennale 2008: Wonder, Singapore
Pacific Meridian, International Film Festival of Asian Pacific Countries. Vladivostok, Russia
Border of Virtuality - Chinese and Korean Media Art Now Exhibition, Han Ji Yun Contemporary Space, Beijing, China
Daegu International New Media Arts Festival 2008, Daegu Culture and Arts Center,Korea
A Heartbeat of Time: A Group Exhibition of Glenfiddich Resdiency Artists, VT Artsalon, Taipei
Dwelling Place-Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition 2008, Hong-Gah Museum, Taipei
HOME-Taiwan Biennial 2008, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts
IN BETWEEN, Asian Video Art Weekend, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Border of Virtuality, Han JI YUN Contemporary Space, Beijing, China
Our Future: The Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation Collection, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
Snake Alley: (Asian contemporary art week), The Taipei Cultural Center, NY, USA
Second Vision, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan.
Bubble Tea: Contemporary Art from Taiwan, Moravska Galerie Brno, Czech Republic
Pass-Future:The Future Museum of National Palace Museum, Taoyuan International Airport, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Polynôme, mairie du 12e, Paris, France

2007
Styles of Radical Will—The Multiform Nineties: Taiwan’s Contemporary Art, Soka Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan
Touring exhibition Taiwan: From Within The Mist, Washington Pavilion of Arts & Science, Sioux Falls, South Dakota;Centre A: Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art;Art Museum of University of Indianapolis, Indiana
Post Martial Law vs. Post ’89- The Contemporary Art in Taiwan and China, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
Boom! An Interplay of Fast and Frozen Permutation in New Media-Taiwan-Australia New Media Arts Exhibition, National Taiwan University of the Arts (International Exhibition Hall), Taiwan National University of the Arts (Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts), Taiwan

2006
Beyond Experience New China, Arario, Beijing
Taipei/Taipei: Views and Points, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan
Bitmap, Loop Gallery, Soul, Korea
A Glimpse Contemporary Art in Taiwan, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan
Macro Vision, Micro Analysis, Multiple Reflections – Contemporary Art in Taiwan since 1987, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan

2005
The Second Guangzhou Triennial, Beyond: an extraordinary space of experimentation for modernization, Guangdong Museum of Art,China
Touring exhibition Dreams and Being, Multiple Realities in Contemporary Taiwan Photography and Painting, City Hall Art Gallery, Ottawa City Hall, Canada
Contemporary Art from Taiwan at the Venice Biennale, 1995-2003, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan
A Strange Heaven - Contemporary Chinese Photography, Helsinki City Art Museum, Finland

2004
Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, Shanxi, China
2004 Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK
Ruins and Civilization, Eslite Vision Art Space, Taipei, Taiwan
The Whimsical and the Fantastic: An On-line Exhibition of Taiwan’s Media Artists
Touring exhibition Dreams and Being, Multiple Realities in Contemporary Taiwan Photography and Painting
, Paris, France
The 3rd Artist Fair, Hua Shan Cultural and Creative Industry center, Taipei, Taiwan
Contemporary Taiwanese Art in the Era of Contention, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornel University, NY, USA
The 2nd Auckland Triennial : PUBLIC/PRIVATE, Auckland Art Gallery Toi O Tämaki, New Zealand
The Story of Time: Selections from TFAM Collection, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan
2004 Technology Art, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Simulation-The Poetics of Imaging in the Technology Age, Hong-Gah Museum, Taiwan

2003
Limbo Zone, The 50th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale, Italy
Contemporary Taiwanese Art in the Era of Contention, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornel University, NY, USA
25hrs Barcelona, International video art show, Barcelona, Spain
Assorted Asian Tigers, Proud Gallery, London, UK
New Photography, Hannart Gallery, Hong Kong
Cyber Asia- Media Art in the Near Future, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan
Taiwan art/film/video festival, Lothringer13/Laden, München, Germany
Streams of Encounter – electronic media based artworks, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Invisible City, The Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art (Center A), Vancouver, Canada
Tirol Transfer Gallery Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria
Taishin Arts Award, Eslite Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
Discourses on Love: 64 Conversations in SARS’ Era, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2002
Taipei Biennial 2002: Great Theatre of the World, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan
Floating, Paint House, Tainan, Taiwan
Oeuvre of Contemporary Art in Taiwan, Part_: Love in Secret, Hong-Gah Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Translated Acts, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico
Luna’s Flow: The 2nd Seoul international media art biennale, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Culture Meets Culture: Busan Biennale 2002, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan, Korea
Pause: Gwangju Biennale 2002, Gwangju, Korea
A Vital Illusion-Revolution is when too much is not enough, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2001
01.01.01: Art in Technological Times, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA
Translated Acts, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany, Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA
Digital Orgy, The Third Bangkok Experimental Film Festival, Singapore,
Bangkok, Chiangmai, Hong Kong, Stockholm

2000
PH.: Era of Acidity, IT Park, Taipei, Taiwan
Art Future 2000, Acer Digital Arts Center, Taipei, Taiwan
Sovereignty & Beyond- Video From Chinese Artist International Fest, Museum of Most, Hong Kong
A Sparkling City, 2000 Taipei County Art and Technology exhibition, Dimension Endowment of Art, Taipei, Taiwan
If I had a Dream…, Kuenstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Fear of Water, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Close-Up: Contemporary Art from Taiwan, Emily Carr Institute of Art, Vancouver; Art Gallery of Greater Victoria. Victoria, Canada
The New Identity Part 4: Digital Edge, Mitsubishi Jisho Artium, Fukuoka, Japan
Technartology, Stephen Gang Gallery, New York, USA
Continental Shift/ Voyage Between Cultures/, Liege Museum of modern Art, Liege, Holland

1999
Time Migration: Techno-Art for the New Millennium, Taipei Gallery, New York, USA
Touring exhibition Visions of Pluralism: Contemporary Art in Taiwan, 1988-1999, China Art Museum, Beijing, China and the others
Touring exhibition Fast Forward: New Chinese Video Art, Contemporary Art Center, Macau and Prague
Media Muscle Cramp, Hanart Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
Art in March: Legend 99, Nantou, Taiwan
Technology & Humanities: A Dialogue for 1999, Taipei, Taiwan
Magnetic Writing/Marching Ideas, Works on Paper, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

1998
The 25th Annual Taipei Art Competition, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
1998 Taipei Biennial: Site of Desire, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

1997
ICC Biennial ’97: Communication/ Discommunication, NTT Inter Communication Center (ICC), Tokyo, Japan
"IT Park Group Exhibition", Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei

1996
1996 Taipei Biennial: The Quest for Identity, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

1995
Kwangju Biennial 1995- InfoART, Kwangju, Korea

1994
The 3rd Fukui International Youth Media Art Festival, Fukui, Japan
Technology & Art, National Institute of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
The Indescribable Unknown/The IT Park Fund Raising Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan
1993
The Subtropical Plant, Cherng Piin Gallery (current Eslite Gallery), Taipei, Taiwan
New Art- New Tribes: Taiwan Art in the Nineties, Hanart Gallery, Taipei, & Gallery Pierre, Taichung, Taiwan
Stopping the World/An Exhibition about Imagery, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

1992
International Youth Art Exhibition, Grand Palace, Paris, France
IT Kitsch /Love Gift, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Exhibition Curating

2006
SlowTech, MOCA, Taipei

2004
Media Cramp (part of C04 Taiwan Avant-Garde Documenta II: Nexus – Next to Us!), Main Trend Gallery, Taipei

Awards & Honors

2000
Jury Prize, The 1th Art future 2000, Taipei, Taiwan
Jury Prize, The 1th DV 2000, Taipei, Taiwan

1998
Grand Prize, The 25th Taipei Annual Arts Competition, Taiwan

1993
Grand Prize, The 5th Art Exhibition of Taipei County, Taiwan

1990
Golden Grain Prize, 13th Excellent Experimental Videotape, Taipei, Taiwan
Golden Griddle Prize, 2nd Excellent Culture Videotape, Taipei, Taiwan

1988
Silver Medal, 13th Hsiung Shih New Promising Artists, Taipei, Taiwan

Floating

Single-channel video installation, 04’30", 2000

Last event

La friche la belle de mai
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F-13003 Marseille
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