Wang Ya-hui was born in Taipei, Taiwan. She holds a Masters Degree in Arts and Technology from the Taipei National University of the Arts. She has also held residency programs at Location One (New York, 2006), the Cité des Arts (Paris, 2007) and the Helsinki International Artist Program (2010). Her practice, which encompasses videos, installations, and photographs, attends to the slight changes in our surroundings, and often focuses on quiet, almost imperceptible moments.
Major solo exhibitions:
2012, “Near and Far”, TKG+, Taipei, Taiwan, “Pick up a leaf when it falls”, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Kyoto, Japan; 2010, “Handmade Fairytales”, Cable Gallery, Helsinki, Finland; 2008, “The Tropical Work: Snowman”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan; 2007, “I’ve been here before and will come again”, Galerie Grand Siècle, Taipei, Taiwan.
Selected group exhibitions:
2013, “Nuage”, Musée Réattu, Arles, France; 2012, “Art Stage Singapore”, Marina Bay Sands Exhibition Center, Singapore; 2010, “Taipei Biennial 2010”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan, “Roppongi Art Night”, Mori Tower , Tokyo, Japan; 2009, “The Epic in the Everyday”, Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Italy; 2008, “Pulse Miami Contemporary Art Fair”, Miami, USA, “ARTFAIR 21”, Art.Fair, Cologne, Germany, “Hors Pistes Film Festival”, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France; 2006, “New Wave of Taiwan Digital Art I”, Chelsea Museum, New York, USA; 2005, “6th Shanghai Biennale-Super Design”, Shanghai Art Museum, China.