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Hsu Chia-Wei

1983, Taichung

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Artist

In his practice Hsu Chia-Wei explores the forgotten stories of the Cold War in Asia. He is concerned with how to step into reality through filmmaking, and tries to combine into his work contemporary art and film. His pieces have been presented during numerous exhibitions, biennials and film festivals, such as at the Jeu De Paume; the 39th International Film Festival Rotterdam; Liverpool Biennial, 2012; Taipei Biennial, 2012; Venice Biennial 2013; Taipei Biennial 2016; Insights and Film Sectors at Art Basel Hong Kong, 2015 and 2016; the 8th Taiwan International Documentary Film Festival; and in the Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, at the Van Abbemuseum in the Netherlands, 2015. He has also participated in screenings at the Centre Pompidou, in Paris; Haus der Kulturen der Welt, in Berlin; and Reina Sofia National Museum, in Madrid.

Last update 8th May, 2017