PTDW Graduate Lecture Series: An Chin


Monday, February 19th, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
Columbus Building, 280 S. Columbus Dr., room 319

An Chin was born in Taiwan and raised in different parts of Asia. She works in series much similar to a collector. An Chin values the idea of DIY, crafts and skills to a high extent. Her art practice comprises of various mediums including fashion, animation, performance, installation, sculpture and painting. Her work revolves around the unconscious versus the conscious relationship between pataphysics and metaphysics. The results is a play with creation of sensory based conversation, ideals, objects, things and anything. Most of her paintings is a reflection of her views of our technological society as a religion in itself. Her installations, sculptures, animations, performance and fashion garments usually deal with different fanatical ways of projecting themselves to the audience through different ideas, functions, and didactics given to it. An Chin is a bird-lover, trainer, and loves to eat.