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Chien Cheng Hou

Belgium

Biography

Education

2007-2009
 MA in Visual Arts, KASK School of Arts University College Ghent, Belgium
2004-2007
 BA in Fashion Design, KASK School of Arts University College Ghent, Belgium

Selected solo exhibitions

2014 A Proud Archive, Hotel Maria Kapel, Hoorn (NL)
2013
 EXT. INT. De Zondvloed, Mechelen (BE)
2011
 All the Others, Ruimte Morguen, Antwerp (BE)

Selected group exhibitions

2014 Tales of an Imagined City, Delfina Foundation, London (UK)
2014 Open Studio, Les Maisons Daura, Saint-Cirq-Lapopie (FR)
2014 OPENING february, Croxhapox, Ghent (BE)
2013
 TO BE OR TO HAVE PRESENTS, Project Space Tilburg, Tilburg (NL)

2013 18th International Contemporary Art Festival Sesc_Videobrasil, São Paulo (BR)

2013 Eine kleine Geschichte der Bilder, Culture Center Hasselt (BE)
2012
 Schriftuur/Scripture, De Bond Culture Center Bruges (BE)

2012 exDox1 Cologne Experimental Documentary Film Festival (DE)

2012 Contrapposizione, Alden Biesen, Bilzen (BE)

2012 Fat Birds Don't Fly, Netwerk, Aalst (BE)
2011
 Young Belgian Art Prize 2011, Bozar, Brussels (BE)

2011 8th Busan International Video Festival, Busan (KOR)

2011 Narrative/Identity, AC Institute, New York (US)

Nominations

2013
 BNP Paribas Fortis Young Talent Award
2011
 Young Belgian Art Prize

Filmography
A Proud Archive, 2014, 6’46”
Fiction Quotes Fiction Reality Vanishes, 2012, 11'53"
All the Others, 2011, hidden camera, 10'16"
You Are My Translator for Nothing, 2010, 3'13"
Screenplay Scene III, 2010, 20'41"

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A Proud Archive

A Proud Archive (Orig.) / 2014 / Netherlands, Taiwan / 7 min

A Proud Archive is an auto-docufiction that speaks of rejection and disappointment. It tells a tale of a failed artist who surrendered his dream to reality and became a postman...

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