Chen Wen-Chi, b.1969, Taiwan, is an artist and currently the Chairman of the department of Communication Design at the Shih Chien University. Works have been invited to numerous solo and group exhibitions around the world including, USA, Italy , Japan, South Korea, Switzerland, Germany. Spain, Russia, Spain, Malaysia,China… etc. Image works observe the human nature and the experience of lives and explore Neo- Platonism, discuss about love, desire and death existential issues. And the first place winner of the 26th Taipei prize award from Taipei Fine art museum, works combined with the design and integration creations. Works have been collected by the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, president of Carnegie Foundation, USA, Italy National Photography Museum. Kuandu Museum of Arts, Aldila gallery, Padova ....etc. Chen has also curated various film and art Festival, including Taipei international book exhibition, the 4A creativity prize of advertising, the public art and the NCHC Digital creativity design competition.
Graduate of the Taipei National University of the Arts with a BFA degree in Art Theory in 1994 and the MFA degree from the Long Island University in 1999. Chen was the full-time assistant professor in the Department of Material Arts and Design, Tainan National University of the Arts and the part-time assistant professor in the Department of Fine Arts, Taipei National University of the Arts.
The design works show : In 2006 - VT Artsalon interior design ,the bookstore space design of New Media Collection 1965-2005 Centre Pompidou exhibition in the Taipei Fine Art Museum , TNUA bookstore interior design. In 2005- The subject area design in Taipei Movie Park, the website design of Taipei Movie Park ,the main hall design of Taipei International Book , Taipei county religion art festival interaction installment art. Besides these design works, the performing arts activities as following：the drama images designer in New York space 122 and the "Antigone" drama at the Columbia University in 1999.
Won the fine arts grant in National Culture and Arts Foundation in 1998,and the fine arts exhibition grant in 1999 and 2000.The 26th Taipei prize award owner from Taipei Fine art museum . Has curated the animation film Festival and Manga "Cosplay" Art Festival at VT Artsalon in 2006, the subject hall of Taipei international book exhibition in 2005,the "Poor Film film Festival " at Shih Chien university in 2001,"the creation forum" in Kaohsiung museum of Fine in 2002 in, the "Very Temple" exhibition in Taipei Fine Arts museum in 2000.