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2014 Taipei Arts Awards
installation view of exhibition at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum
December 27, 2014 to March 8, 2015

2014 marks the 14th version of the Taipei Arts Awards. For more than a decade, it has witnessed diverse and outstanding creative achievements of a new generation of Taiwanese artists. Meanwhile, it has become an important indicative award in incubating new talents in the country. Furthermore, in recent years, to enhance the quality of the development of culture and arts in Taiwan, Taipei Arts Awards attempts to focus on encouraging qualified professional artists with a certain zeitgeist.

After three phases of selection, the jury chose winners of 2014 Taipei Arts Awards out of sixteen artists on the shortlist. The First Prize goes to Kai-Yuan Chi’s Exercise Trilogy; the five Merit Awards go to Tsao Chun’s Mrs. Joachim’s Suitcase, Lin Jun-Liang’s Charlie Brown’s Visit to Mituosayang, Ni Hao’s Night Sculpture, Jian Yi-Hong’s Boy and Uncle and Jao Jia-En’s Arms. Other works on the shortlist are: Po-Chieh Chang’s Map Poetry/Taipei, Chi Po-Hao’s The Rhythm of the Space, Ting Chaong-Wen’s Heroine: Searching for White Rose, He-Hsien Chung’s Cloudless, Wen Meng-Yu’s Time in Static, I–Hsuen Chen’s Nessun Dorma, Chang Nai-Ren’s Farewell, Edward, Chuang Chih-Wei’s Infection Series, Chen Ching-Yuan’s Flare-s and Che-Wei Chen’s Howl in Howl Space. The prize-winning works will be exhibited in Gallery D, E, F on B2 of the museum.

Taipei Fine Arts Museum

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float
EVA AIR Economy class pillow, aqua resin panel, stickers made from pictures of hickies found online
dimension variable
2014
2014
Fresh ttears, hot blood, wet kiss.
Chrome car letters pressed into filter, cigarettes, ash
approximately 2ft x 3.5ft x 5in
2014
burnt lemon juice on paper
2014
scarf, tiger, night sculpture
silk scarf, holographic I-phone case, acrylic
approximately 15in x 20in x 5in
2014
hotgirl 2.0
silk scarf, holographic I-phone case, acrylic.
approximately 15in x 20in x 5in
2014
2014
2014
2015
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2015
sunday night (night 2.0)
clothes, plaster, river rocks, necklaces, solder splashes, “survivor tree” souvenir key chain leaves from the 911 memorial museum, mineral oil, monofilament
2014
sunday night (night 2.0) detail
stainless steel street cart, mineral oil, monofilament, uniqlo mens loungewear, glow in the dark stickers, fake plant, stainless steel water dispenser, paper cups, water pump
approximately 7ft x 7ft x 3ft
2014
2014
sunday night (night 2.0) detail
epoxy resin on stainless steel, printed photograph of a person sleeping during a bus ride
2014
sunday night (night 2.0) detail
epoxy resin on stainless steel, light
2014
cigarettes, ash, ashtray
2014
toothpaste on acrylic sheet
2014
2014