CHEN, Chin-Pao│Ordinary Household (5.18~6.30)

On-View Exhibition| 2013 / 5/18 (Sat) ~ 2013 / 6/30 (Sun)
Opening Reception| 2013 /5/25 (Sat) 14:30
Artist Talk| 2013 /5/25 (Sat) 15:00

Curated by|Dr. Edward Chiu (Tung Fang Design University, The Department of Photography Preparatory Director)

Venue1839 Contemporary Gallery  │(02) 2778 8458
B1, No. 120 Yanji Street, Da’an District, Taipei 10696, Taiwan (R.O.C)
Free Admission

“Ordinary Household” is a project dedicated to the domestic approach which is somehow almost absent in Taiwanese photography.

Artist seeks for volunteers, goes to their houses, askes for their ideas about the most “often”, “want” and “unforgettable” things to do in their houses, and take pictures. In other words, sitters are “acting” themselves in their most familiar and comfortable environment.

Chen Chin-Pao, Taiwan Artist, who taught in an elementary school for a decade (while completing a BFA from SVA, New York) and his artworks projects including Circumgyration, Heaven on Earth series as well as Betel Nut Girls. The project of “Circumgyration” and “Heaven on Earth” awarded HIGASHIKAWA Award, Hokkaido Japan in 2011.

Ordinary Household by Chen Chin-Pao

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