Born in 1976 in Taipei, Taiwan
Lives and works in Taipei, Taiwan
Chou Yu-Cheng graduated from the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris and the research program - La Seine. Working across a wide range of mediums from installation, publication, performance to painting, the artist investigates the interrelationship between society and aesthetics through a minimalist yet thoughtfully choreographed skill set of knowledge and aesthetics that allows him to reveal the peculiarities of art, object, and space.
Chou Yu-Cheng has exhibited internationally, including solo exhibitions at the TKG+, Taipei (2023); Kate MacGarry Gallery (2022); Art Basel Hong Kong Encounters (2018); Edouard Malingue Gallery, Shanghai (2017) and Hong Kong (2016), China; Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (2015); Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan (2014); Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan (2014); and Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Colorado, U.S. (2008); as well as group exhibitions at the Lyon Biennial, France (2019); Liverpool Biennial, U.K. (2018); Art Basel in Hong Kong (Encounters sector) (2018); the Great Ephemeral, New Museum, New York, U.S. (2015); Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts (2015); Queens International, Queens Museum (2013); and Taipei Biennial (2012). Awards and recognitions include the Taipei Art Awards, Taiwan (2012) and Taishin Arts Award, Taiwan (2011).