CHEN, Hung-Yi


latest update:2022-12-12

Currently serves as associate professor in Doctoral Programme in Art Creation and Theory, Tainan National University of the Arts.

Major curations:
Co-curator, Art as Environment─A Cultural Action on Tropic of Cancer (2006-2007)
Director of research and curator, Post Ecolonialism Project (2015-2018) (research project of National Culture and Arts Foundation)
Fire in Heart─The World of Temouku, the Temouku of the World (2015)
Project Route 17 (2009-)

Major concerns of curation:
Environment, Ecologies, culture studies, contemporary arts, contemporary craft art.

Domain of research:
Culture studies, imagery aesthetic, contemporary art theories, sociology of art.

  • 1992-1998

    Ph.D of Sociology, Department of Sociology (option communication et culture), Université René Descartes - Paris V, La Sorbonne, France

  • 1983-1987

    Bachelor of French, Chinese Culture University, Taiwan

  • 2018

    Jury of NCAF, Taiwan

  • 2013

    Jury of Public Art, Pingtung County, Taiwan

  • 2012

    Member of collection section, Tainan Museum of Fine Arts (in preparation), Taiwan

  • 2011

    Jury, Taishin Arts Award (visual arts), Taiwan

  • 2010-2021

    Member of council, Taiwan Sociological Association of Art and Culture, Taiwan

  • 2009-2010

    Jury of NCAF, Taiwan

  • 2009

    Member of ICOM

  • Books
  • 2000

    Formes archétypales du nomadisme postmoderne: Le cas Baudelaire et le road movie (de Ulysse à Blade Runner), Villeneuve d’Ascq: Presses universitaires du Septentrion

  • Articles
  • 2015

    “Un cabaret nomade,” Les cahiers européens de l’imaginaire n° 7 (CNRS)

  • 2006-2007

    Art as Environment─A Cultural Action on Tropic of Cancer, Co-curator. (This curation wins many prizes and some what reorients the community intervention art project in Taiwan)