Shih Chieh Huang

Emerging Fields, 2009

Taiwanese-born Shih Chieh Huang has exhibited his sculptures and installations at the Busan Biennial, Aichi Triennial, 52nd Venice Biennale, Biennial Zero1 San Jose, Biennial Cuvée in Austria, the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York and MOCA Shanghai. His solo exhibitions have been held at RISD Museum of Art, Beall Center for Art and Technology and MOCA Taipei. In 2010, Huang received an Artist Research Fellowship from the Smithsonian Institution, which culminated with a solo exhibition in the Museum of Natural History’s Ocean Hall Focus Gallery in September 2011. Huang’s other awards include a Rockefeller Foundation New Media Arts Fellowship, a Joan Mitchell Foundation Sculpture Award, two New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowships and residencies at Art Omi, Skowhegan and The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation. Huang received his MFA from the School of Visual Arts and is based in New York City.

Awards and Accomplishments


Huang is named a 2014 NYFA Fellow


Huang participates in Glasstress, a collateral event at the 2013 Venice Biennale that commissions work in glass by contemporary artists


Huang is announced as a 2014 TED Fellow


Huang exhibits in the 54th Venice Biennale of International Art in Venice, Italy


Huang presents with Creative Capital at IdeaFestival in Louisville, KY, and has two exhibitions of his work during the festival