b.1947 Artist CV
Yang Chihung was born in 1947 in Chungli, Taiwan. Graduated from the National Academy of Arts in 1968, he currently works and lives in Taipei and New York. His selected solo exhibitions include: Eternal Present-Recent Paintings by Yang Chihung (Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, 2015), The Poetics of Polyphony: Yang Chihung Solo Exhibition(Asia Art Center, Taipei, 2014), Mindscape: Chihung Yang Solo Exhibition (Asia Art Center, Taipei, 2012), Chihung Yang 40 Years of Painting(National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, 2010), The Images of the Mind (National Museum of History, Taipei, 2004). His selected group exhibitions include: 1960–The Origin of Taiwan’s Modern Art (Asia Art Center, Taipei, 2016), Culture．Mind．Becoming (Venice Biennale, Venice, 2013), Formless Form: Taiwanese Abstract Art (Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, 2012), Spirit of the East II – Bridging (Asia Art Center, Beijing, 2010), The Transitional Eighties Taiwan’s Art Breaks New Ground (Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, 2004), Taipei-New York: Confrontation of Modernism (Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, 1991), Classical Myth and Imagery in Contemporary Art (The Queens Museum, New York, 1988), Contemporary Chinese Art from Taiwan (Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong, 1978), 10 Chinese Leading Artists (Metropolitan Museum of Art, Tokyo, 1978). His artworks were collected in: National Gallery Singapore (Singapore) and National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts (Taipei).