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Chiang Kai-chun

Country(activity based):
Taiwan/France
Genre:
Visual Art (Video art and Mosaic art)

Profile

Born in 1983, Chiang Kai-chun is a mosaic craftsman, director and photographer. He discovered experimental film during his study in École Nationale Supérieure d'Arts de Paris-Cergy (ENSAPC) and Le Fresnoy, Studio National des arts contemporains in France ( 2015). His works have been displayed in the Taipei Fine Arts Museum(Taipei Biennale, 2016), Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts (Solo Exhibition, 2016), Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine (Paris, 2016), and Le Fresnoy-studio national des arts contemporains (France, 2014 and 2015).

About works / performance

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My roommate and his girlfriend
2013, watercolor, 40x28cm

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Ma Samaritaine
mosaic and digital print on wood, 50x40cm

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Third Person Travel, Solo show at Kuandu museum of Fine Art, Taipei
mix, 2016


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Apple tree
Animation and watercolor, 4'55", color, 2015


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L'homme sans voyage
mosaic and video art, 3'08'' color 2013

Comment

Chiang Kai-chun's works tend to be closely related to craftsmanship. Digital pixels and traditional mosaic have been his research topics for years. Chiang Kai-chun has been learning mosaic production in Jordan and Paris since 2012, and acquired a diplôme national supérieur d’expression plastique during his stay in Paris. He has received creation grants from multiple institutions, including the Contemporary Art Foundation (Taipei, Taiwan, National Culture and Arts Foundation (Taiwan), Cloud Gate Dance Foundation (Taiwan), and Centre France-Asie (Paris). In addition, in 2016, He was selected by the Ministry of Culture (Taiwan) and the Department of Cultural Affairs (Taipei) to stay in New York and Tokyo as a visiting artist.
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