Sun, Nov 03, 2013 - Page 11 News List

An abbreviated guide to Taipei’s galleries

By Noah Buchan  /  Staff reporter

Lee Chen-dao, Cat Fight — Love Kick (2013).

Photo: Aki Gallery

Aki Gallery (也趣藝廊)

Year established: 2002

Exhibited artists: Lee Chen-dao (李承道),Wu Yih-han (吳逸寒), Kuo Chih-hung (郭志宏) and Lo Chan-peng (羅展鵬)

Art info: Specializes in Japanese, German and Taiwanese contemporary painting and sculpture

Asia Art Center (亞洲藝術中心)

Year established: 1982

Exhibited artists: Li Chen (李真), Liao Yu-an (廖堉安), Gao Xingjian (高行健) and Xu Bing (徐冰)

Art info: Founding members of Art Taipei, the gallery shows contemporary Taiwanese and Chinese art with a focus on painting and sculpture. Was the first gallery to exhibit the work of Nobel laureate Gao Xingjian

Chi-Wen Gallery

Year established: 2004

Art info: Contemporary avant-garde photography and video art

Eslite Gallery (誠品畫廊)

Year established: 1989

Exhibited artists: Jeng Jun-dian (鄭君殿), Yeh Tzu-chi (葉子奇), Su Wong-shen (蘇旺伸), Lin Yen-wei (林彥瑋) and Kuo Chwen (郭淳)

Art info: First to exhibit contemporary art in Taiwan, and continues to lead with a roster of both established and emerging Asian artists, with a focus on artists of Chinese descent.

Galerie Grand Siecle

Year established: 1990

Exhibited artists: Yao Jui-chang (姚瑞中 ), Kuo I-chen (郭奕臣 ) and Chen Wen-chi (陳文祺)

Art info: Chinese modern and contemporary art with a focus on Taiwanese new media art

Jia Art Gallery (家畫廊)

Year established: 1990

Exhibited artists: Chang Tzu-lung (張子隆),  Huang Zan-lun (黃贊倫) and Gregory Barsamian

Art info: Specializes in contemporary Chinese and Taiwanese painting and sculpture

Liang Gallery (尊彩藝術中心)

Year established: 1993

Exhibited artists: Jam Wu (吳耿禎) Hsu Wei-hui (徐薇蕙) and Mia Liu (劉文瑄)

Art info: Contemporary Taiwanese art with a focus on installation and new media

Mind Set Art Center (安卓藝術)

Year established: 2010

Exhibited artists: Jhong Jiang-ze (鍾江澤) and Shieh Juin (謝鴻均 )

Art info: Contemporary Taiwanese art

Lin & Lin Gallery

(大未來林舍畫廊)

Year established: 1992

Exhibited artists: Kuo Wei-kuo(郭維國), Lu Hsien-ming (陸先銘), Liu Shih-tung (劉時棟), Lai Chiu-chen (賴九岑)

Art info: Modern and contemporary Chinese and Taiwanese art

Project Fulfill Art Space

(就在藝術空間 )

Year established: 2008

Exhibited artists: Jenny Chen (陳張莉) and Sean Wang (王璽安)

Art info: Contemporary art

Tina Keng Gallery (耿畫廊)

Year established: 2009

Exhibited artists: Yang Mao-lin (楊茂林), Chen Chun-hao (陳浚豪), Tu Wei-cheng (涂維政)

Art info: Modern and contemporary Chinese and Taiwanese art

This story has been viewed 18005 times.

Comments will be moderated. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned.

TOP top