Yu Cheng-Ta

Yu Cheng-Ta (b.1983) currently lives and works in Taipei. Working primarily with non-professional actors who are made to perform or enunciate in languages that are not their own, Yu creates works that deal with the interstitial gaps and humorous misunderstandings that arise when different languages and cultures collide. He has participated in major international shows such as Forum Expanded at 65th Berlin Film Festival (2015), "Social Factory”, Shanghai Biennale (2014), “Everyday Life”, Asian Art Biennial (2013), “Queens International 2013“ at Queens Museum in New York, USA (2013), the 5th International Biennial of Media Art at Experimenta in Melbourne, Australia (2012), Made in Asia Art Festival in Toulouse, France (2012), the 6th Taipei Biennial (2010), the 53rd Venice Biennale (2009) and World Selection of Contemporary Art, Biennale Cuvée 09, Linz (2009).

余政達 (Yu Cheng-Ta),1983年生於台灣台南,畢業於國立台北藝術大學美術學院美術系及美術創作碩士班,目前居住及創作於台北。多次參與台北雙年展 (2008, 2010, 2016) 且獲得2008年台北獎首獎。數度獲選為海外駐村藝術家,在台灣當代藝術領域中,余政達的作品具有相當的國際參展經驗,其中包括:第 53 屆威尼斯雙年展 (義大利, 2009)、林茲復刻雙年展 (奧地利, 2009)、第 5 屆媒體藝術雙年展 (澳洲, 2012)、土魯斯亞洲製造藝術節 (法國, 2012)、紐約皇后美術館年度計畫《Queens International》(美國, 2013)、第 10 屆上海雙年展「社會工廠」(中國, 2014)、第 65 屆柏林影展 — Fourm Expendend 單元 (德國, 2015) 及《Polyphonies》(龐畢度中心, 法國, 2016)。2014年則以 Chi-WenGallery 代理藝術家身份受邀紐約年度藝術盛事「亞洲當代藝術週」重要論壇。