Lai Chiu-Chen
Born 1970 in Chiufen, Taiwan.

 

EDUCATION

2002
M.F.A., Taipei National University of Arts, Taipei

1994
B.F.A., National Institute of Arts, Taipei

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020
Lai Chiu-Chen: 99% Unreal, Eli Klein Gallery, New York

2018   
Lai Chiu-Chen: Bubble Kabushiki Kaisha, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei

2015    
Lai Chiu-Chen: The Twelve Apostles, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei

2013   
Lai Chiu-Chen: Rainbows Sugar Goblins, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei

2011   
Lai Chiu-Chen: Plastic Cream, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei

2008    
Lai Chiu-Chen: Good Morning, Mr. Click, Main Trend Gallery, Taipei

2006    
Lai Chiu-Chen: Brick, Main Trend Gallery, Taipei

2005  
Lai Chiu-Chen: Residue & Extraction, Home Gallery, Taipei

2003    
Lai Chiu-Chen: Parts of Toys, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei

2002   
Lai Chiu-Chen: Merely Two Days, North-South Gallery, Taipei

2001   
Lai Chiu-Chen: Archives of Separately Packed Bio-material, Eslite Gallery, Taipei
Lai Chiu-Chen: Division Into Two, Howard Salon, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

1999    
Lai Chiu-Chen: Scenery Inside Skull, Charming Art Center, Taipei

1998    
Lai Chiu-Chen: Colonialism in Body, Charming Gallery, Taipei

1993    
Lai Chiu-Chen: Death, A Mode of Existence, Galerie Crimson, Taipei

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2020
Gallery Artists Autumn Show, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei
Zero Loop, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei

2019    
Jōseki: The Contemporary elaboration of Classic formations of Art, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei

2017
Fubon Huayi 2017 Spring Exhibition (Shanghai), Fubon Huayi (Shanghai) Lujiazui Branch, Shanghai
Borders and Beyond, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei

2016   
Time & Collection: 2016 Fashion Collection of NTMoFA Design, National TaiwanMuseum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan

2013    
Love Love - Animamix Biennale, Kaoshiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaoshiung, Taiwan
Rolling! Visual Art in Taiwan, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Innovation & Recreation: Selected Works from the NTMoFA Young Artist Collection, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan

2012            
Sensible Knowledge, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei

2011      
Intimate Views, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei
Born in the 1970s, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei
Momentum, Lin & Lin Gallery, Beijing

2010      
The WAY is Not Merely Between Two Points, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei
Measurement of the Other - Contemporary Art from Taiwan, Soka Art Center, Beijing
2010 Contemporary Taiwan Art Raise, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei
Behind the Visible, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei

2009       
The Sun Illuminate the Hope, Eslite Gallery, Taipei
WHO/Tiger, Xue Xue Gallery, Taipei
Very Fun Park, Fossil, Taipei
The Exotic Flora River Basin, Kao Yuan Art Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2008 
The Shape of India, Taipei National University of Arts, Taipei

2007     
Generation & Dialogue, Impressions Contemporary Art Gallery, Taipei
Have You Eaten Yet? - 2007 Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
Dare to Art - The Genealogy of TNUA Fine Arts College, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei

2006      
A Glimpse of Contemporary Art in Taiwan, Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, Taipei

2005            
Scylla and Charybdis in Love: The Challenges Facing Contemporary Taiwanese Artists, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei
2005 Kuandu Extravaganza: Exhibition of Modern Art in Taiwan, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei

2004        
ID Space, Ming Hsin University of Science and Technology Arts Center, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Legend in Bloom - Kuan Du Flower Arts Festival, Taipei National University of Arts, Taipei
Scylla and Charybdis in Love
: The Challenges Facing Contemporary Taiwanese Artists, Gwangju Art Museum, Korea [itinerary: National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan]
Depth of Surface: Re-explore a New Space of Contemporary Painting, Main Trend Gallery, Taipei
The 2nd Taishin Arts Award Exhibition, SHIN KONG MITSUKOSHI A9, Taipei
Paper Art 2004, Ke-Yuan Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan

2003 
Kuan Du Flower Arts Festival, Taipei National University of Arts, Taipei
Abstract Art 2003, Ke-Yuan Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan
Formosa in Paintings - Beauty of Taiwan 5, Celebrated Art Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Sharing Collection  - Chronicle of Knowing Harvest, Eslite Gallery, Taipei
Soul Reconstruction, Part III - Joint Exhibition Celebrating, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei
2003 Taipei Arts Award, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei

2002  
Abnormal Comics, Prototype Art, Tainan, Taiwan
2002 Taipei Arts Award, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei
Text Field 15 Parabolas, Main Trend Art Space, Taipei
Shifting Positions, Hungkuang Institute of Medical & Nursing Technology, Taichung, Taiwan
Ke-Tuan New Star, Ke-Yuan Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan

2000        
Substitute Genes, National Institute of Arts, Taipei
Reappearance of Paradise's Garden - Invitational Sculpture Exhibition by Chung Hua University and National Institute of Art, Chung Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Abnormal Temple, A Group Exhibition, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei

1999
Tunghua Rotary Club Fine Arts Award Group Exhibition, Asia Art Center, Taipei
Prototype, Differentiation, Taipei [itinerary: Kaohsiung, Taiwan]
1999 Miaoli International Mask Festival, Miaoli Culture Center, Miaoli, Taipei
All Good, Shin Leh Yuan Art Space, Taipei 

1998
Material of Ghost: An Exhibition of Taipei Artists - Art Islands Projects in Ryukyu, The Bamboo Curtain Studio, Taipei

1997
Tung Fang Ching Hsin, Crown Art Center, Taipei
1997 Final Roam, Abnormal Temple, Sanchi, Taiwan

1996
Prix de Paris Exhibition, New Taipei Art Connoisseur Association, Taipei

1993
Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition, The Gate Gallery, Taipei

1992
Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition, National Institute of Art, Jehsan Tang Gallery, Taipei [itinerary: Contemporary Art Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan; Up Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan]

 

SELECTED AWARDS

2016        
Dr. Stanley Ho Foundation Art Award

2004        
The Light of Transparent, Art Subsidization Program, National Culture and Arts Foundation
The 2nd Taishin Arts Award [shortlisted]

2003         
2003 Taipei Arts Award

2002    
4th DEOA Art Criticism Award [nominated]
2002 Taipei Arts Award [nominated]

2002
Taipei Arts Award [nominated]

2000    
1st Kuo Po-Chuan Fine Arts Award

1999    
2nd Tunghua Rotary Club Fine Arts Award 

1997    
Colonialism in Body, Art Subsidization Program, National Culture and Arts Foundation

1996        
4th "Prix de Paris" Fine Arts Award

 

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Long Museum, Shanghai
Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan