That’s one small step for mankind,
One giant leap for species.
2019 / Mixed
Exhibition cooperation: LIN Yi-Hsiu
About the artist
Through multiple media, including
new media, installation, and video, KUO I-Chen creates his unique poetic
artistic language. He concerns the floating state of human spirit and keeps
searching for the disappearing belongingness in modern environment. In the
status of non-existence, he attempts to explore the essence of life. In 2005,
KUO became the youngest artist ever to represent Taiwan in the Venice Biennial.
He was the winner of Taipei Art Award in 2005 and the 6th Taishin Arts Award
Top 5 Selection in 2008. In 2016, he published picture book A Babytooth fallen out of the Universe,and in 2017 he founded STUPIN, an artist studio swapping platform. Important
exhibition experience included Taipei Biennial, Singapore Biennial, Sydney
Biennial, Seoul International Media Art City Biennial, ZKM and other major
museums across the world. His works keep being invited to various international
exhibitions in recent years.