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“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

2021.05.01 - 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...

"I don’t create abstract paintings but convey my true feelings about and responses to what is happening in the society. As a matter of fact, my works cannot be more about the real world." — Lin Hong-Wen

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/ In Silence

Lin Hong-Wen2021.01.16-2021.10.31 Current Event

"I don’t create abstract paintings but convey my true feelings about and responses to what is happening in the society. As a matter of fact, my works cannot be more about the real world." — Lin Hong-Wen

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.


The ALIEN Art Centre was formerly known as the Kin-Ma Military Hostel. It was built in 1967 as a transit station for the National Army soldiers to Kinmen and the Matsu Front Line. With the end of the Cold War, the hostel also ended business in the la...

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Documentary of Kin-ma Military Hostel (reborn as ALIEN Art Centre in 2018) Always On

The ALIEN Art Centre was formerly known as the Kin-Ma Military Hostel. It was built in 1967 as a transit station for the National Army soldiers to Kinmen and the Matsu Front Line. With the end of the Cold War, the hostel also ended business in the la...

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/ ESPERIMENTO DA 16MM

Performance Art Essay
Shozo Shimamoto

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/ Three Worlds

Art Jewelry Essay
Otto Künzli

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/ Jewelry for tomorrow

Art Jewelry Essay
Kellie Riggs

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/ Portrait of the Artist as Volcano

Performance Art Essay
Jérôme Neutres

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/ Daisuke Miyatsu: 25 years of video art

Interview Report Essay
Daisuke Miyatsu.Yaman Shao

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/ Flower Visage - The Harmony of Art and Noh Theater

2021.01.01-2021.12.31 Project
Mari Hiraga

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/ Interrelation

2020.05.05-2020.12.31 Project
Hsieh MinLing

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/ Daily

2020.01.21-2020.04.26 Project
Ku ShangLing

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/ The River of Light

ALIEN Select
Totegbag

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/ Jiro Kamata:VOICES

Publication

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Always On Online Exhibition
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