2017 Chenglong Wetlands International Environment Art Project/ Yunlin, TW

2017 Chenglong Wetlands International Environment Art Project 成龍溼地國際環境藝術計畫  5.5 ~ Yunlin, TW 台灣雲林 The 2017 Cheng Long Wetlands International Environmental Art Project “Take Action, Live with Change” celebrated its inauguration with a press conference and an artwork tour on May 5th. The following weekend (May 6th to 7th) was the official opening in which all the visitors were welcomed to interact face-to-face with the 2017 artists to explore more about the ideas of the artworks. Cheng-Long Wetlands is a developing wetlands of over 100 hectares located in rural Yunlin County, on the South-central coast of Taiwan.  The Cheng-Long Wetlands are very close to the ocean (Taiwan Straits) and the climate is tropical with warm days and nights all year.  There are several small villages nearby, and people here usually make their living from fish farms and agriculture. The community is economically depressed now, and most young people leave to find jobs elsewhere.  The Cheng Long Wetlands are beautiful expanses of shallow brackish water with lots of wildlife such as crabs, fish, etc. and water plants such …

2017 Togo Art Museum/ Tainan, JP

2017 Togo Art Museum 土溝農村美術館 8.14 – 4.30  Tainan, Taiwan 台南台灣 土溝美術館成立五年來,與大地和農人們一起作息。今年美術館將帶著滿滿的經驗和能量,展開新的計劃。在農村生活裡,季節更迭影響了土溝人們活動的方式。藝術家們在「沒有美術館」的土溝美術館,進入田埂中、殘垣旁,通過實際的交流和考察,讓作品和土溝村緊緊相連。 Next: 2019 Photo Gallery Photo: Jing Liao Art Landscape