LIAO Chi-Yu 廖祈羽

LIAO Chi-yu, River, 2017, dual channel video, 25′

LIAO Chi-Yu

Born in Tainan, Taiwan, 1986. Currently works and lives in Taipei, Taiwan.

LAIO received her M. F. A. in Department of New Media Art, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan in 2012; B.F.A. in Fine Art, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan in 2008. LIAO is skilled at visual narrative with works focusing on body experiences, memories and emotions. LIAO mainly develops video works, sweet and beautiful images are mingled with violence and conflicts which can be seen everywhere in our everyday life, or the irreversible helplessness and sorrow. Through role-playing and open narrative, LIAO delicately depicts the moment people share in common as well as to explore delicate feelings on different levels of life experience. LIAO has won the First Prize in 7th Taipei Digital Art Awards (2012); the First Prize of the Sound/Image category of the 5th Digital Art Awards Taipei (2010) and Special Mention in UNITEXT- Kaunas Biennial (2013), she also has been nominated for the Taipei Art Award many times.

LIAO Chi-yu, Sanssouci Park, 2015, dual channel video, 11’15”

廖祈羽

1986年生於台灣台南,2012 畢業於國立台北藝術大學科技藝術研究所,2008 畢業於國立台北藝術大學美術系。目前主要工作與生活在台北市。

以錄像作品為主要創作媒介,擅長影像敘事,作品聚焦身體經驗、記憶與情感,甜美的影像風格交雜生活里隨處可見的暴力與衝突,或是生命中不可逆的無奈與哀愁,藉由角色模擬、開放性敘事,探討生活經驗里不同層面之感受,細膩描繪許多人與人之間的共同時刻。

2013 年獲UNITEXT立陶宛考納斯雙年展競賽評審團特別獎,2012年獲得第七屆台北數字藝術奬首獎及2010年第五屆台北數字藝術獎音像類首獎,並曾多次入選台北美術獎,並曾參與德國波恩錄像藝術雙年展及其他國際展覽。

Artist Resume

EDUCATION
2012 M. F. A. Program, Department of New Media Art, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
2008 B.F.A. in Fine Art, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 River still, River goes- LIAO Chi-Yu Solo Exhibition, VT 
2016 ARTSALON, Taipei, Taiwan
“What A Wonderful Day – LIAO Chi-Yu Solo Exhibition”, Formosa 101 Art Fair, Taipei, Taiwan

2015 “Sanssouci Park – LIAO Chi-Yu Solo Exhibition”, a.m. space, Hong Kong

“MimiLucy – BACK TO LIFE”, Chini Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
2013 “LIAO Chi-Yu Solo Exhibition”, 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, United States
“Lucid Dreaming – LIAO Chi-Yu Solo Exhibition”, IT Park, Taipei, Taiwan
2012 “Miss Farewell – LIAO Chi-Yu Solo Exhibition”, VT ARTSALON, Taipei, Taiwan
2011 “Twinkle – LIAO Chi-Yu Solo Exhibition”, Kuandu Museum of Fine Art, Taipei, Taiwan
2010 “MimiLucy – Never Give Up – The New World”, VT ARTSALON, Taipei, Taiwan
“MimiLucy – Never Give Up”, NoEnd Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan

2008 “It Seems to Lie Down In the Holes When Inverted”, VT ARTSALON, Taipei, Taiwan

JOINT EXHIBITIONS

2017 Arts, ask about Asia, Daegu Art Factory, Daegu, South Korea
You are the Sunshine of my Life– 2017 Treasure Hill Light Festival, Treasure Hill, Taipei, Taiwan

2016  KUSO Project, Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, United States

“Loveseat, Garden Restaurant—Duo exhibition by CHANG Huei-Ming & LIAO Chi-Yu”, a.m. space, Hong Kong

2015 “Future Of Imagination 10”, Flaneur Gallery, Singapore
“The Testimony of Food: Ideas and Food”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

2014
“The Present and Future of Japanese and Taiwanese Contemporary Art- Amplitude of the Global and Locality”, Japan, The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts

“JIE (BOUNDARIES): Contemporary Art from TAIWAN”, Cornell University’s Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, United States

“Déjà Vu”, Pier-2 Art Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

“Remaster vs Appropriating the Classics”, VT ARTSALON, Taipei, Taiwan

“Remaster vs Appropriating the Classics”, a.m. space, Hong Kong

2013 “Art Nova 100 Selection Exhibition, Dynasty Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
“UNITEXT- Kaunas Biennial”, M.K. Čiurlionis National Museum of Art, Kaunas, Lithuania
“Art Nova 100”, Beijing, China
“Illuminations, Taiwanese Media Art Exhibition”, 
Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, Singapore
“Illuminations, Taiwanese Media Art Exhibition”, 
Chini Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
“Inter-Vision- A Contemporary Art Exhibition Across the Strait 2013”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan / National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China
“The Age of Divinity”, Portugal, Lisbon, Plataforma Revólver

2012 “Video Art for All – International Video Art Festival 2012”, Oriente foundation, Macau, China

“FUSO- Video Art in the Terraces and the Gardens of Lisbon”, Garden of MNAC, Lisbon, Portuguese

“Manifestation of Homunculi”, Kuandu Museum of Fine Art, Taipei, Taiwan

“Inward Gazes: Documentaries of Chinese Performance Art 2012”, Museu de Arte de Macau, Macau, China
“Stand-In Techniques II – New Taiwanese Video Style”, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
“Tokyo Frontline”, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan

2011 “2011 Taipei Arts Awards”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

2011 “Videonale – Dialogue in Contemporary Video Art”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
“100 Gender Photographs”, Tamshi Fishers’Wharf, Taipei, Taiwan

“11th Pingyao International Photography Festival – Rediscover Photography”, Pingyao, China
“Artist Fair 2011”, Bopiliao Historic Block, Taipei, Taiwan
“Very Fun Park”, Trip, Taipei, Taiwan

“ROC National Art Exhibition”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
“Creating Spaces: The 3rd Anniversary of VT Artsalon”, VT ARTSALON, Taipei, Taiwan
“Videonale 13, Kunstmuseum Bonn”, Bonn, Germany

“Fullframe Festival 2011”, Vienna, Austria

“Window”, TINA KENG GALLERY, Taipei Taiwan
2010 “5th Digital Art Festival Taipei 2010”, Bopiliao Historic Block, Taipei, Taiwan

“The 7th Busan International Video Festival”, Media Center, Busan, South Korea

“Eattopia – 2010 Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition”, Hong-gah Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

“Art Taipei 2010 – Made In Taiwan: Young Artist Discovery”, Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan
“2010 Videoholica International Video Art Festival”, Varna, Bulgaria

“Hiding”, K’s Art, Tainan, Taiwan

“Opening 2”, Taipei Contemporary Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan

“Post – adolescence”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
2009 “Revolution Art”, Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan

“Very Channel”, Taiwan New Arts Union, Tainan, Taiwan

“Super Seckill”, Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan

“Unsealed Files : The 3rd Anniversary of VT Artsalon”, VT ARTSALON, Taipei, Taiwan
“2009 Outstanding Art Prize”, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
2008 “2008 Taipei Arts Awards”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

“23 – Taipei National University of Art 23th graduation”, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
“2008 Outstanding Art Prize”, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
2006 “Move, or Not”, Hua-Shan Cultural and Creative Industry Center, Taipei, Taiwan
2005 “Omnipresent”, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

AWARDS

2014 ROC National Art Exhibition, Taichung, Taiwan/New Media Art/Silver Medal
2013 UNITEXT- Kaunas Biennial, M.K. Čiurlionis National Museum of Art, Kaunas, Lithuania/Special Mention
2012 7th Taipei Digital Art Awards, Taipei, Taiwan /First Prize 

2011 2011 Taipei Arts Awards, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan/Judges’ Award
ROC National Art Exhibition, Taichung, Taiwan /New Media Art/Bronze Medal
2010 5th Taipei Digital Art Awards, Taipei, Taiwan /DigitalAudio-Visual/FirstPrize
2010 Taipei Culture Arts Awards, Taipei, Taiwan /First Prize
Art Taipei 2010 – Made In Taiwan : Young Artist Discovery, Taipei, Taiwan

2009 2009 Outstanding Art Prize, Fine Arts Department of Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
2009 The Program to Purchase and Collect Young Artists’ Works, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts
2008 2008 Taipei Arts Awards, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan/Judges’ Award
2008 Outstanding Art Prize, Fine Arts Department of Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan