The 2012 Taiwan Biennial continues in the spirit of the YES, TAIWAN event set forth since 2010, with the exposition and exhibition of Taiwanese visual art and art works as a foundation for research.

YES, TAIWAN – 2012 Taiwan Biennial
October 6, 2012–January 6, 2013

National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts

This year marks the third biennial for this exhibition with a central focus on the current state of artists and creative development in Taiwan. The bi-annual research and exhibition is an opportunity for observation of and discussion on the diversity and immediacy of contemporary Taiwanese art, and for the exploration of groundbreaking cultural visions and artistic potential.

The works have been organized into five thematic categories: Exploring the Everyday, Addressing Social Issues, Artistic Reflections, Evolving Traditions, and Interdisciplinary Collaboration. These 130 works/series by 39 artists (teams) provide an important cross-section through which to observe the morphology of contemporary Taiwanese art.

Participating artists and collaboration teams include CHU Wei-Bor, HO Wei-Ming, WU Chien-Yi, LEE Mei-Ling, LEE Mei-Huei, LEE Shi-Chi, Annie Hsiao-Ching WANG, LIN Pey-Chwen, LIN Chuan-Chu, KE Wei-Kuo, NI Tsai-Chin, SHI Song, TSUI Kuang-Yu, CHANG Yung-Ta, HSU Tzu-Kuey, HSU Che-Yu, SHIU Sheng-Hung, CHEN Po-I, CHEN I-Chun, CHEN Chien-Jung, CHEN Chun-Hao, CHEN Shun-Chu, CHEN Jui-Hung, CHEN Wan-Jen, CHEN Yin-Huei, CHEN Hui-Chiao, PENG Chih-Ying, HUANG Chien-Hua, HUANG Bo-Wei, HUANG Po-Chih, The Formosa Wall Painting Group, Emily S. C. YANG, LuxuryLogico, LIU Yu, LIU Po-Chun, LIU Keng-I, TSAI Chueh-Lin, HSIAO Chin, and JAO Chia-En.

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