2006 12/10 - 2006 12/31

Post Document

In 2006, a new generation of artists tried to develop a new language that can be part of our every-day living, rather than restricted by unchangeable classical procedures. The clues of these can be tracked in the previous Taipei Biennials, like Great Theatre of the World,Do You Believe in Reality?, and also Dirty Yoga in 2006. In using art as a common response to reality, and visual image as the communal presentation, both shows the representation of art is an extension from our daily perspectives and directions. It re-situate in a relationship of art-as-reality. In retelling of current living conditions, it expresses a view of contemporary world. Our society might exist in a methodology of constant re-interpretation layering. Medium of our mental extension angles on times of change and flow, and the shifting forms and mediums in art-making. Some recent artworks also often show trends for document and documentation, such as in Yi Jen-Jen photography, document files, or objects. It points to a journey, a documentation, an environment or an event, etc.. In these series of practices, constructions or relations, they re-form a way of reflecting reality. The responses in Post Document presented here describe the process of a series of signs in genetics happenings.


  • 2001 06/02 - 2001 06/30

    Ground Floor

    Ground Floor has been the first exhibition since the OCAC gallery was officially founded. As the third presentation in a series of New Force in Art Base, which was renamed as Open-Contemporary Series during the third  display, it’s organizers invited 36 artists to execute the designs for the physical exhibit space...

  • 2006 10/18 - 2006 12/17

    Systems Inside Constructions

    In October 2006, OCAC had an exhibition titled “Systems inside Constructions” at Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts. In questioning body and space, the exhibition look into another form of body in contemporary living - the materiality of bodies. In order to raise awareness for the viewer the changes in our living condition (especially in being immersed in new media technology)...

  • 2001 01/01 - 2001 12/31

    The Sculpture Realm of Tomorrow

    Another feature topic in the exhibit is the first Taiwan Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition. It discusses the problem about the art performance and the education in Taiwan’s contemporary sculpture. Various forms of art works are demonstrated in the exhibit; they are of metals, soft sculptures, mechanical powers...