Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Yu-Chen Wang

Looking Up

Year 2016
Medium Coloured pencil on paper
Dimensions 21 x 36 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Yu-Chen Wang:

Yu-Chen Wang (b. 1978,Taichung) lives and works in London.  Graduated from Goldsmiths College, London (2001); and Chelsea College of Art and Design, London (2002). Residencies include Grand Union, Birmingham (2018); Seoul Museum of Art (2017); Metal Liverpool (2017); Drawing Room, London (2016-17); Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester (2015); Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei (2014); and Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Manchester (2011). Wang's work is included as part of the Collide International Awards (2016-2018), a partnership programme between Arts at CERN and FACT. Select solo exhibitions include Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Manchester (2016); Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei (2016); Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester (2016); and Yeo Workshop, Singapore (2015). Select group exhibitions include  Broken Symmetries, FACT, Liverpool and touring (2017-19); I Wish to Communicate with You, FACT, Liverpool (2017-18); Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester (2016); Taipei Biennial, Taipei (2014); Hayward Gallery, London (2014, 2012); Art Lending Library, Glasgow International (2012); Cornerhouse, Manchester (2011); TÜYAP Istanbul Art Fair, Istanbul (2010); Barbican Centre, London (2008); FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunkerque (2007); Galerie L'Oeil de Poisson, Quebec City (2007); Institute of Contemporary Arts, London (2006); and Camden Arts Centre, London (2006).