909 侯忠穎

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侯忠穎

Hou, Chung Ying

1983年出生於台北,於2017年取得國立台灣師範大學美術系藝術創作理論組博士,現為國立台南大學視覺藝術系專任助理教授。侯忠穎於2013年留學英國王子傳統藝術學院,曾獲得英國威爾斯親王表揚,以及外交部與英國駐台代表頒發台灣之光證書。

    侯忠穎關注於我們所身處的變化世界,運用最原始簡單的主體—「手」,透過「見微知著」的眼光觀察人類的雙手,掌握並表現瞬息萬變的大千世界。「手」在他的作品中是人的延伸意象,透過手作為主題的藝術表現形式,去度量、試探、感知、表現、隱喻人類與世界難以捉模的關係。如同千變萬外的人手一般,他的藝術表現形式多元,除了寫實油畫外,包含木雕、複合媒材、行為藝術等,透過多樣化的藝術表現手的主題,重新定義人的自身樣貌。其作品曾於台灣、中國、英國、日本、新加坡、秘魯、香港的美術館、畫廊、替代空間展出。此外,其作品獲英國王子傳統藝術學院、國立台灣美術館、藝術銀行、國立國父紀念館、奇美博物館等單位收藏。

Hou, Chung Ying was born in 1983 in Taipei. He received his Ph.D. degree with a major in Art creation and Theory in Fine Art Department of National Taiwan Normal University. He is an assistant professor of Visual Art Department of National University of Tainan now. He studied the exchange MA program of Prince’s School of Traditional Arts in London between 2013-2014. During that period, he was invited to perform his art in St. James’s Palace for Prince of Wales and got the prince’s praise. He also was rewarded the Pride of Taiwan in 2014 from British Office Taipei.

He is always fascinated with the altering world. He applies the simple symbol of Hand to represent the complicated world with a Chinese traditional concept that recognizing the whole universe from observation of part. In his works, the images of hand are extension of human that is able to perceive, measure, symbolize, and represent the relation between human and world. Further he Intend to redefine human self through the different forms of creation about hand. He also makes full-scale wood carving as well as mixed-media pieces, and performance. His work has been exhibited at alternative spaces, galleries, universities and museums in Taiwan, China, The UK, Japan, Singapore, Korea, Hong Kong, Peru, etc. His works are collected by PSTA in London, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, National Dr. Sn Yat-Sen Memorial Hall, Art Bank Taiwan, etc.