CV

HsienYu Cheng 鄭先喻
1984 Born in Kaohsiung, Taiwan 

Software Developer, Artist

e-mailchenghsienyu@me.com

url chenghsienyu.com

1984 born in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Artist & Software developer based in Taipei now.Most of HsienYu’s works are electronic installations, software, experimental bioelectronics devices. His works are concerned with the relationship between human behavior, emotion, software and machine. He tries to bring out the meaning of life through his works that are filled with his own observation and feelings toward society & environment in a humorous way.Currently he is focusing on field of biology, electronic, software and making tools for creative industrial application. Selected by Dutch YoungTalent, and First Prize of Taipei Digital Art Award, Quality Award of New Media of Kaohsiung Art Award, and Tung Chung Art Award of Hong’s Foundation.

1984年出生於台灣高雄市,現居住、工作於台北。台北藝術大學劇場設計系舞台設計主修,並於荷蘭格羅寧根漢斯大學Frank Mohr InstituteAcademe Minerva藝術學院取得藝術碩士,現為藝術家與軟體開發人員。創作多以電子裝置、軟體、生物電子實驗裝置為主,內容多在探討人類行為、情感、軟體與機械之間的關西,企圖以詼諧的方式去賦予作品某種生命象徵或是存在意義,也是藉此隱喻自身對於周遭環境的體會與觀察。2011年獲得荷蘭young talent入選,2013年獲台北數位藝術獎 首獎,2017年獲高雄美術獎新媒體藝術組優選,2019年獲得銅鐘藝術賞。個展與聯展多為台灣、亞洲與歐洲等地,近期參加廣州三年展、鳳甲錄像雙年展、以及荷蘭與斯洛維尼亞、挪威、義大利、法國等展覽。

2013~      Software developer 

2011~ 2013 Studio Artist & Lab developer @ Mediamatic Amsterdam

Solo Exhibition

2021

“injector after NullHsien-Yu Cheng Solo Exhibition”, Taipei Fine Art Musuem, Taipei, Taiwan

2019

“Assimilator”, C-Lab, Taipei, Taiwan

2017

“Colloector”, YIRIArts, Taichung, Taiwan

“injector_before Null”, VT ArtSalon, Taipei, Taiwan

2016

“1ed6318fc5481dda3deddfa83723c0fa5041ef03”, Digital Art Centre Taipei, Taiwan

2016

“Secondlife: habitat” Due solo exhibition, meme space, Taiwan

2014

“Colloector Ver.1.0.0”, TamtamArtTaipei, Taiwan

 

Group Exhibition

2021

“Game of Life”, C-Lab, Taipei, Taiwan

“Fictional Life: Hybridity, Trangenetics, Innovation”, C-Lab, Taipei, Taiwan

2020

“MIND OVER MATTER”, Technische Sammlungen Dresden, Dresden, Germany

“CHRONIQUES, BIENNALE DES IMAGINAIRES NUMERIQUES”, SECONDE NATURE/ZINC,France

“LAB KILL LAB”, C-Lab Taiwan Contemporary Culture Lab, Taipei City, Taiwan

“Taipei Robot Man 2.0: Infodemic”, TheCube Project Space, Taipei City, Taiwan

“Subzoology: 2020 Taiwan Biennial”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Tichung City, Taiwan

2019

“Super Trajectory”, Tainan Art Museum, Tinan City, Taiwan

“ZEMLJA BREZ LJUDI”,Ljubljana, Slovenia

“Synthetic Media Art Festival”, Taipei,Taiwan

2018

“The 6th Guangzhou Triennial 2018”, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangdong, China

“2018 Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition- Offline Browser

”, Hong-gah Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

“Lander - Island Hopping”, Vargas Museum, Manila, Philippines

“Machines Are Not Alone: A Mechanic Trilogy”,Chronus Art Center (CAC), Shanghai, China

2017

“Taipei Digital Art Festival”,shonshan culture park, Taipei, Taiwan

“Dark Onion”, subnet, internet world

“Art Taipei 2017”, Taipei world trade centre, Taipei, Taiwan

“Taoyuan Art x Technology Festival, TAxT”, Taoyuan Art&performance Centre,

Taoyuan, Taiwan

“A Nonexistent Place”, Jut Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

Patchlab Digital Art Festival 2017”, Krakow, Poland

2016

“ARTasty”, YIRI Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

“NUIT BLANCHE”, Taipei, Taiwan

      ”, New Age Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan

“Regeneration movement-Rethinking Technology in the Digital Age”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan

“Lighting Festival”, Treasure Hill, Taipei, Taiwan

 

2015

“ELLE 30TH Anniversary ”, SHIN KONG MITSUKOSHI, Taipei, Taiwan

“Benedict Wang Solo Exhibition”, TAV, Taipei, Taiwan

“Art Gwangju”, Gwangju, South Korea, Taiwan

“VT-SHOWSHOW”, VT art salon, Taipei, Taiwan

“(CON)TEMPORARY OSMOSIS”, TamTamArtTaipei, Taipei, Taiwan

“CAFAM”, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China

2014

“Ecosystem- Taipei Digital art festival”, shonshan culture park, Taipei, Taiwan

“Art Taipei 2014” , Taipei world trade centre, Taipei, Taiwan

“The 20th International Symposium on Electronic Art” ISEA2014, Dubai, UAE

“on site” , Taipei Art Village, Taipei, Taiwan

“As Art as can be”, De Vishal , Haarlem, The Netherlands

“The Return of Analog Poetry”, MOT/ARTS , Taipei, Taiwan

“For for for forest”, TKG+, Taipei, Taiwan

2013

“Mental-Logue / Monster-Logue”, Soka Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan

2011

“Paddestoelen Paradijs”, Urban Mushroom Farm and New Materials Lab, Mediamatic, Amsterdam, Netherlands

“The 9th Piksel Festival for Electronic Art and Technological Freedom”, Bergen, Norway

“The Importance of Being Frank”, Old ING Bank, Groningen, Netherlands 

2010

“Schoolplein”, Groningen, Netherlands

2009

“Technological Singularity”,PlanetArt Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands

“Kunstvlaai”,Cultuurpark Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, Netherlands

 

Performance 

2016

“NUIT BLANCHE”,Taipei Art Village Taipei, Taiwan

“OSMOSIS - Audiovisual Media festival 2016”, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2015

T-Fest, Taipei, Taiwan

2014

MOT/ARTS, Taipei, Taiwan

tamtamArtTaipei, Taipei, Taiwan

2013

Kaohsiung Art Expo., Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

Lackingsound 73, Taipei Digital Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan

WARM UP, MOCATaipei, Taipei, Taiwan

2010

L.P.M Live Performance Meeting, Brancaleone, Rome, Italy

2009

RAND NP3, Groningen, Netherlands

 

Other 

2013

Mega Port Festival - Art Direct of Party stuffs, The pier 2 art

center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2012

Music Hack Day, NIMK, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2010

chmod +x art, SIGN, Groningen, Netherlands

 

 

Award

2019

Tung Chung Art Award, Hong’s Foundation

2017

Kaohsiung Art Award, New Media Art, First Prize

2014

Taipei Digital Art Award, First Prize

Education 

2009 - 2011 Frank Mohr Institute - Academie Minerva, M.F.A,Groningen, Netherlands

2002 - 2006 Taipei National University of Arts, B.F.A, Taipei, Taiwan