Chun-yu Liu

Chun-yu LIU

(English only)

Chun-yu Liu (Taiwan/UK) is a visual artist working with video investigating oral history and lived experience of the Chinese diaspora. Her practice is informed by her reading of Cultural Studies, personal Taiwanese background and exploration of the audiovisual medium.

She was a finalist to Neo:artprize in 2015 and shortlisted for Bloomberg New Contemporaries in 2015 and 2016, in the UK. Liu holds an MFA in Fine Art from Wimbledon College of Arts, University of the Arts London. Originally she was trained as an abstract painter. She was born in Taipei, Taiwan and lives in London, UK.

A love story: between the strait (2015, 6’04”)

《A love story: between the strait》是由藝術家以檔案資料和採訪素材製成的影片,加上藝術家的旁述,呈現一個真實的愛情故事。
影片講述一名老婦人在中國內戰期間與一名軍官的關係,構建了一段四十年的歷史。
她的故事與藝術家自己的家庭經歷交織,呈現一個不同的結局。