Yi-Ian, b.1985

Lin Yi-Hsuan

Lin Yi-Hsuan distorts form and line through abstraction, manipulating his medium and taking reference from the South American and Taiwanese cultures that he identifies with to create highly personal and meditative paintings.

Lin Yi-Hsuan was born in 1985 in Yi-Ian, Taiwan, and lives and works in Sao Paulo and New York. Lin was most recently the subject of a solo exhibition, Straw, at Each Modern, Taipei, Taiwan, in 2018, and has a forthcoming solo exhibition at Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts in Taipei, Taiwan.

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Biography

Lin Yi-Hsuan distorts form and line through abstraction, manipulating his medium and taking reference from the South American and Taiwanese cultures that he identifies with to create highly personal and meditative paintings.

Lin Yi-Hsuan was born in 1985 in Yi-Ian, Taiwan, and lives and works in Sao Paulo and New York. Lin was most recently the subject of a solo exhibition, Straw, at Each Modern, Taipei, Taiwan, in 2018, and has a forthcoming solo exhibition at Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts in Taipei, Taiwan.

Artworks

3

Two friends, 2019

Related Categories

21st Century Art / Abstract Painting / Abstraction / Art of the 2010s / Canvas / Color Pencil / Latin American Art and Culture / Meditation / New York / Oil on Canvas / Oil Paint / Oil Painting / Painting / Repetition / São Paulo / Silkscreen Paper / Spray Paint / Symbolic Images / Taiwan / Taiwanese Culture / Yi-Ian

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • 2007

    Department of Fine Arts, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    We are Turtles, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

  • 2018

    Straw, Each Modern, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • 2017

    Argh. Hippos., AURA Gallery Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan 

Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Out for Summer: Qian Jiahua, Guo Hongwei, Lin Yihsuan, Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong

  • Li Yuan-chia and the Homages to, Each Modern, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • Taipei Dangdai Art Fair, Nankang Exhibition Center, Taipei, Taiwan 

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Education

  • 2007

    Department of Fine Arts, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    We are Turtles, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

  • 2018

    Straw, Each Modern, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • 2017

    Argh. Hippos., AURA Gallery Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • Baby Danger Baby Estrano, BASIN, Philadelphia, USA 

  • 2016

    A chicken and a dog, they walk., JEFFREY STARK, New York, USA 

  • SEE YA IN A BIT, LOGO Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

  • 2015

    No body walks into a bar… Bartender says nothing., Skylab Gallery, Columbus, USA 

  • 2014

    Good luck, LOGO Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

  • 2013

    SEE YA IN A BIT, LOGO Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

  • 2010

    POR ESTOS DíAS, LAENE, Buenos Aires, Argentina 

  • 2009

    The gallery, Kaohsung, Taiwan 

  • 2007

    MAG DAYS, Salt Peanuts, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • 2006

    The Sticker of Police File, Nai-Bei Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Out for Summer: Qian Jiahua, Guo Hongwei, Lin Yihsuan, Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong

  • Li Yuan-chia and the Homages to, Each Modern, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • Taipei Dangdai Art Fair, Nankang Exhibition Center, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • 2017

    Poetic Gaze: Yilan Art Museum Collection Exhibition, Yilan Art Museum, Yilan, Taiwan  

  • 2016

    Paper in practice, Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles, USA 

  • Seize the Life: Conemporary Writing and Painting, Double Square Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • 2014

    That’s the neigbor, always dressing these boulders in the yard., Suzuanne Geiss, New York, USA 

  • 2013

    Olhae e escolher, Instituto Figueiredo Ferraz, Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • 2012

    LISTA, LOGO Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

  • 2011

    Drawing Now: Contemporary Taiwanese Drawing, Hong-Gah Museum, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • Pregutame como, LOGO Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil 

  • 2010

    Guo Hongwei, Yuko Murata, Karen Seapker: Recent paintings and watercolors, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai, Shanghai, China  

  • ALEX: A Tribute to Alexander McQueen, James Cohan Gallery Shanghai, Shanghai, China  

  • Du — CROSSOVER, Aroundspace, Shanghai, China  

  • 2007

    Anyway, National Penghu University of Science and Technology Art Center, Peng Hu, Taiwan 

  • Taipei Arts Awards, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan 

  • 2006

    EPSON color imaging contesr 2006, Aoyama Spiral, Tokyo, Japan

Grants & Awards

  • 2013

    Artist in Residency, 18 street arts center in Los Angeles, USA

  • 2007

    OUTPUT: 2007 / Selected Award

  • 2006

    Taipei Arts Awards / Selected Award

  • Ben Q Creation / Gold Award