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The COVID-19 pandemic has made many impossibilities possible and has also turned many things that were taken for granted out of reach... Now that the ordinary has become a dream; the imaginary has come real instead; there seems to be nothing eternal in nature. Therefore, for modern people, the ability to adapt to changes has become an indispensable one in the face of an unpredictable future. Rehearsing the future will open your imagination and get a glimpse of the changes and the unchanged in the changing situation.

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/ Rehearsing the Future

aaajiao, CHOU Yu-Cheng, Jake ELWES, Nile KOETTING, LIU Yu, LU Yang, Kyle MCDONALD, Ana PRVAČKI, WU Chuan-Lun, Gary Zhexi ZHANG2021.11.20-2022.05.29 Current Event

The COVID-19 pandemic has made many impossibilities possible and has also turned many things that were taken for granted out of reach... Now that the ordinary has become a dream; the imaginary has come real instead; there seems to be nothing eternal in nature. Therefore, for modern people, the ability to adapt to changes has become an indispensable one in the face of an unpredictable future. Rehearsing the future will open your imagination and get a glimpse of the changes and the unchanged in the changing situation.

“Hope” is a duo solo exhibition at the ALIEN Art Centre, presented by artists Jiro Kamata and Caroline Halley des Fontaines in collaboration with ALIEN Art. It took two years to create an environmental display of contemporary jewelry design combined with photographic art. The physical experience of light and color further triggers the scenery that people see at the critical point of reality and spiritual perception.

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/ Hope

Jiro Kamata, Caroline Halley des Fontaines2021.07.13-2022.03.27 Current Event

“Hope” is a duo solo exhibition at the ALIEN Art Centre, presented by artists Jiro Kamata and Caroline Halley des Fontaines in collaboration with ALIEN Art. It took two years to create an environmental display of contemporary jewelry design combined with photographic art. The physical experience of light and color further triggers the scenery that people see at the critical point of reality and spiritual perception.

In the wake of the research and discussion on Shozo Shimamoto: Across The Borderlands of Art, In the Volcano: Cai Guo-Qiang and Pompeii was conducted with extended discussions in the form of online exhibition halls at ALIEN Art Centre. Complying with the artist’pursuit of social, moral, and aesthetic goals, the project attempts to aggregate the various fragments of the development of "destructive art" together, so that the audience might have a conceptual image of the attempted size and scale by the artist. The purpose is to show how the new style emerges from this aesthetic declaration through the discussion of this event.

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/ In the Volcano: Cai Guo-Qiang and Pompeii

Cai Guo-Qiang2021.05.01 - 2021.09.30 Online Exhibition

In the wake of the research and discussion on Shozo Shimamoto: Across The Borderlands of Art, In the Volcano: Cai Guo-Qiang and Pompeii was conducted with extended discussions in the form of online exhibition halls at ALIEN Art Centre. Complying with the artist’pursuit of social, moral, and aesthetic goals, the project attempts to aggregate the various fragments of the development of "destructive art" together, so that the audience might have a conceptual image of the attempted size and scale by the artist. The purpose is to show how the new style emerges from this aesthetic declaration through the discussion of this event.

One can only gain insight into the secret of Ch'an through the passion for facing up obstacles. When one gets focused, one can throw off the shackles of worldly affairs. Permit oneself to be free and create beauty without restraint. Open a new window...

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/ Encountering Serenity in the midst of Madness

Yungtien Shao, Yaman Shao 2020.11.15-2022.01.09 Current Event

One can only gain insight into the secret of Ch'an through the passion for facing up obstacles. When one gets focused, one can throw off the shackles of worldly affairs. Permit oneself to be free and create beauty without restraint. Open a new window...

For over half a century, the American artist James Turrell (b. 1943) has worked directly with light and space to create artworks that engage viewers with the limits and wonder of human perception. His fascination with the phenomena of light is related to his personal, inward search for mankind’s place in the universe.


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/ Corinth Canal

James Turrell Always On

For over half a century, the American artist James Turrell (b. 1943) has worked directly with light and space to create artworks that engage viewers with the limits and wonder of human perception. His fascination with the phenomena of light is related to his personal, inward search for mankind’s place in the universe.


After the rain, a few raindrops clang onto the power cable. Pulled by gravity, they glided and glittered against the colourless sky.

Two flame trees stood tall outside Kinma Military Hostel. A Taiwanese friend once told us: flame trees are trees...

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/ Crossing

Kingsley Ng, Stephanie Cheung Always On

After the rain, a few raindrops clang onto the power cable. Pulled by gravity, they glided and glittered against the colourless sky.

Two flame trees stood tall outside Kinma Military Hostel. A Taiwanese friend once told us: flame trees are trees...

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/ ESPERIMENTO DA 16MM

Exhibition Essay
Shozo Shimamoto

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/ Three Worlds

Applied Art Essay
Otto Künzli

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/ Jewelry for tomorrow

Applied Art Essay
Kellie Riggs

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/ Portrait of the Artist as Volcano

Exhibition Essay
Jérôme Neutres

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/ Daisuke Miyatsu: 25 years of video art

Exhibition Essay
Daisuke Miyatsu.Yaman Shao

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/ Flower Visage - The Harmony of Art and Noh Theater

2021.01.01-2021.12.31 Applied Art
Mari Hiraga

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/ Interrelation

2020.05.05-2020.12.31 Applied Art
Hsieh MinLing

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/ Daily

2020.01.21-2020.04.26 Applied Art
Ku ShangLing

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/ The River of Light

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Totegbag

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/ Jiro Kamata:VOICES

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