I-Chun Chen 陳依純

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I-Chun Chen was born in Nan-Tou, Taiwan in 1980 and is currently a PhD candidate at Tainan National University of Arts and an artist in residence in Kansai, Japan. In 2010 she finished at the Graduate School of Arts and Technology, National Taipei University of Arts. Chen works painting and video art and is developing interactive new media projects as part of a long-term collaboration with artist He-Lin Lou. Chen’s work has been selected for numerous international art exhibitions and festivals, including Illuminations – Taiwanese Media Art Exhibition (Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, 2013), Taiwan Biennial (National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, 2012), FILE – Brazil Electronic Language International Festival (Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, 2012, 2011, 2010), Cologne International Video Art Festival (Beirut, Budapest, Riga, Cologne, 2011) and PIXILERATIONS (Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island, 2011). Her work is in the collections of the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Taipei Bureau of Cultural Affairs, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial, and private art collectors.

Born in 1980

2010
Tainan National University of the Arts, Doctor Program in Art Creation and Theory

2007 2010
Graduate School of Arts and Technology, Taipei National University of the Arts,Taiwan

2000 2005
B.F.A., Department of Fine Arts, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan

1997 2000
Fu-Hsin Trade and Arts School, Taiwan

Residency

2009
435international art village, Banciao City, Taiwan

2013
Asian Cultural Council, Tokyo, Kansai, Japan

Solo Exhibitions

2012
bubble society, Chi-Wen Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2011
sculpture the Heavy industry, Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan
Goodbye Little Factory Series – Portrait of a Factory, Chi-Wen Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
Epidermis Factory, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
Inorganic City, Hong-Gah Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

2010
Measuring Distances Between The Self and Others, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung.
Light Calligraphy, Eslite Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2004
Pail bird- Goodbye my shadow, Paint House, Tainan, Taiwan
Goodbye my shadow, Taipei National University of the Arts 8 1/2gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2002
The dissection of ontology, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

Group Exhibitions

2013
ASYAAF 2013, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul, Korea
Cutlog NY, New York, America
Trans-ideology: Nostalgia, Supermarket Creative Resource Center,Berlin,Germany
Illuminations-Taiwanese Media Art Exhibition, Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, Singapore

2012
Open Sky-Contemporary art exhibition, Chang jiang Art Culture Club, Chongqing, China
9th International Video Art Festival in Busan, Busan, South Korea
VAFA International Video Art Festival - China horizons 1, Orient Foundation, SKY21, Macao
Taiwan Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
ASYAAF 2012, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul ,Korea
Ambiguous being, tamtam ART, Kav-16 gallery, Hong-Gah Museum, Berlin, Tel Aviv, Taipei,Germany, Israel, Taiwan
Whatever you want New media show, Beijing china
A dialogue with the space and time, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
Taiwan international video art exhibition, Kaohsiung Museum of fine art, Kaohsiung
Taiwan
The 7th annual Carnival of e-Creativity, Sattal Estate, India
FILE 2012 Rio – Electronic Language International Festival, OI Futuro, Rio, Brazil

2011
PIXILERATIONS (v.8), the Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island, American
Cologne International Video art Festival/ Beirut, Budapest, Riga, Cologne, Germany
The FILE – Electronic Language International Festival, SESI gallery, Sao Paulo,
Brazil
Tokyo Frontline 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan

2010
FILE 2010 Rio – Electronic Language International Festival, OI Futuro, Rio,Brazil
Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition- Eattopia, Hong-Gah Museum,Taipei, Taiwan
The Video Art Exhibition Series on Moca Plaza No.1 Floating Cities, Museum of
contemporary art, Taipei
Ventriloquized Video-Contemporary Art from Taiwan, Gwangju Museum of
Art,Korea
The FILE – Electronic Language International Festival, SESI gallery, Sao
Paulo,Brazil
ACM SIGGRAPH S.T. Siggraph gallery, L.A., American

2009
Mind as Passion, Taipei fine art museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Viewpoints&Viewing Points, 2009 Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of
Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan

Goodbye Little Factory

Three-channel video installation, 10’00”, 2012

Last event

La friche la belle de mai
41 Rue Jobin
F-13003 Marseille
France