Bio/CV

Nung-Hsin Hu 胡農欣 is a Taiwanese born visual artist currently based in New York, and an art administrator who works primary in immigrant adult education and artist studio residency programs at the Queens Museum. Hu received her B.Ed in Special Education at National Hsinchu University of Education, Taiwan in 2003 and MFA at Long Island University in 2009. As a multidisciplinary artist Hu has been working in sculpture, installation, video, and performance and has exhibited both in the U.S. and abroad including Porn and Politics, Galerie Levy-Delval, Brussels (2016), Montage Express, Oil Street, Hong Kong (2016), Diverge, SCOPE, New York(2014), eine Minute- ein Held, Rennbahn, Berlin (2014), SUSHI, Union Square, New York (2014), Bedtime Stories, Water Tower Art Festival, Bulgaria (2012), Year Zero, Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, New York (2011), Sweet Home, DUMBO Arts Festival, New York (2011), Video Art Cycle, Museum of Modern Art, Buenos Aires (2011).

Hu has also received various grants and residency fellowships including the Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant, Queens Council on the Arts New Work Grant, Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning-Van Lier Fellowship, Taipei Artist Village (TAV)-Boundary Break Through Project Grant, the Taiwan Ministry of Culture Art In Residency Grant, Taiwan, the Casa das Caldeiras residency in São Paulo, Brazil, the Taipei Artist Village residency in Taipei, the chashama  studio program in Brooklyn Army Terminal, the Lichtenberg Studios in Berlin, as well as the Arctic Circle Residency Program.

 

EDUCATION
2009  Master of Fine Art, C.W. Post, Long Island University, New York
2003  Bachelor of Education in Special Education, National Hsinchu University of Education, Taiwan

WORKING EXPERIENCES
2010-current  Associate Coordinator of New New Yorkers Programs & Studio Artist Coordinator: Queens Museum, New York

GRANDS / AWARDS / PANELS

2017 Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant
2017 Queens Council on the Arts New Work Grant
2017 Taiwan Taoyuan City Government, Cultural Affairs Bureau Visual Arts Grant
2017 I-Park Foundation Site-Responsive Art Biennale Selection Panel
2016 Consultant of NYFA Mandarin Doctor's Hours For Artists
2013 Taiwan Ministry of Culture Art In Residency Grand, Taiwan
2013 I-Park foundation Visual Arts selection Panel, CT
2011 Prix Mobile Panel of Judges: Paris, France
2010 Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning-Studio LLC, Van Lier Fellowship Award
2009 Taipei Artist Village- Boundary Break-Through Project Grand, Taiwan
2009 Nominate - Whitney Museum Independent Study Program
2008 International Sculpture Center Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award Honorable Mention

RESIDENCY

2017 The Arctic Circle Residency
2014 Litchenberg Studio Residency: Berlin, Germany
2013 Chashama Studio Program – Brooklyn Army Terminal, NY
2012 Traffic Jam Project#2: Taipei Artist Village- Treasure Hill: Taipei
2010 Casa das Caldeiras residency : San Paulo, Brazil
2009 I –Park Residency : East Haddam, CT
2009 US/UK Iron Symposium : Salem, NY
2008 Franconia Sculpture Park Intern Artist Fellowship, Minnesota

PANELIST/ARTIST TALK

2014 Panelist of “Museums, Communities and Latin American Art”: Columbia University
2014 Residency Bootcamp artist talk: Queens Museum, New York
2013 Panelist of ”The Adventures of Museums in the Land of Neighborhood Development” AAM conference: Baltimore, MD
2012 Open-Contemporary Art Center Artist Salon “Traffic Jam #2”, Taipei
2011 “AIR Taipei Artist Reception”: Treasure Hill, Taipei
2011 “The Other Hemisphere” artist talk: MEME Space, Taipei
2010 “Experimenta! Mostra de videos“ : Campinas, Brazil
2009 Art Slam: Asian American Arts Center, NY
2009 I-Park Open Studios, East Haddam, CN
2009 Artists Panel: Salem Art Works, NY
2008 Franconia Sculpture Park artist slides talk

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS & SCREENINGS

2017

Considerate Creation: Chameleons: Taipei Cultural Center, New York
Considerate Creation: Chameleons: Chinese American Arts Council, New York

2016

Exposition collective WEPORN: Galerie Levy-Delval, Brussels
Montage Express: Oil Street Art Space, Hong Kong

2015

Mostra Do Filme Livre: Sao Paulo, Rio De Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, and Brasilia, Brazil
“Shangri-La” LIC Arts Open: The Factory, Quenns, NY

2014

"Porn and Politics" screening: Berlin, Germany/Sophia, Bulgaria/Slovenia
Videoformes Festival: Clermont-Ferrand, France
eine Minute- ein Held: Berlin, Germany
SCOPE New York : Moynihan Station, NY

2013

Arts Immersion Salon <Yin Yang>, Beechwood Arts, NY
Chashama open studio, Brooklyn Army Terminal, NY
“Panagea” : NYFA gallery, Dumbo Arts Festival, NY
Passport to Taiwan: <Art in Motion>, Union Square, NYC
SCOPE New York : Moynihan Station, NYC

2012  

Bushwick Open Studio : Brooklyn, NY
“SUSHI” : Passport to Taiwan <My Brave New World>, Union Square, NYC
“Bedtime Stories”: MGLC-International Center of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana, Slovenia
“AIR Overlapping” :Treasure Art Hill:Taipei, Taiwan
"Traffic Jam Open Studio" Treasure Hill, Taiwan

2011  

“Exchange Residency Program Group Exhibition”:Treasure Art Hill, Taipei, Taiwan
“The Other Hemisphere”: MEME Space, Taipei, Taiwan
Studio LLC Program ” Year Zero” Jamaica Center for Arts&Learning, Queens, NY

2010

Matilha Cultural: Sao Paulo, Brazil
“Art Under The Bridge Festival “:Brooklyn NY
Women Artists: George Waters Gallery, NY
Site Performance Festival: Brooklyn, NY
I-Park Open Studios: East Haddam, CN
2009 Chashama Film Festival Installation: Manhattan, NY
Second Annual Governors Island Art Fair: Governors Island, NY
“AtmosFerric” Cast Iron Sculpture: Salem , NY
Bushwick Open Studio: Brooklyn , NY

2009  

Indiana University Juried Art Show: Sofa Gallery Bloomington, IN
29th Annual 2009 Outdoor Sculpture Show: Port Jefferson, NY
MFA Thesis Show: Hillwood Museum, Brookville, NY
Alpan Gallery Group Show: Alpan Gallery, Huntington, NY
Southern Illinois University Spring Show: SIUC/ L.I.U.
“The Sketchbook Project” Traveling Show: 3rd Ward Gallery, Brooklyn NY
Museum of Contemporary Art,Washington, D.C. Antena Gallery, L.I.

2008

11th Annual “Postcards From the Edge” exhibition, benefiting Visual AIDS:
Metro Pictures Gallery, NY
“Art Under The Bridge Festival “:Brooklyn NY
“Franconia Sculpture Park Fall Festival”: Crotx Trail, MN
“Cast Iron Sculpture”: Salem Art Works, NY
“12 Years of Casting Sculpture”: Stillwater Public Library, MN
“Amalgamation”: World Culture Open, NY
“Recycled Art”: Canvas Gallery, Huntington NY
Long Island University MFA Group Exhibition: Bay Shore, NY