開幕式｜6.9 (六) pm3:00
座談會｜6.16 (六) pm3:00
The Human Condition – Hybrid and Revival
The artists in this exhibition are youngsters with an average age under 35 years. In the society, those who were born in the 1980s have many nicknames, such as Generation Y, Millennials, and the often-mentioned
In fact, the “World-weary Generation” in Taiwan are those who have received the highest level of education. However, when they describe themselves, the terms of errand-guy, loser, world-wearying,
What makes such differences? The curation attempts to display what these young creators have seen from the current society from the two aspects of “Hybrid” and “The Revival”. “Hybrid” refers to the condition which people change or hybridize their position in order to comply with the reality in a ridiculous and justice-less system. “The Revival” means a value orientation of rejuvenation, retrospect, and finding another way. Instead of stepping toward the worldly progressivism, they long for a sense of nostalgia, pleased with being a self-entertaini
Six young creators transform their actual experiences into the creations, delivering the first-hand experiences in the form of art. The creations describe the living scenes of the world-weary generation and express people’s anguish and weariness. They communicate with each other in the curation, as well as interchange with the society. They expect that, through this curation, the challenges for the younger generation can be understood, and the conflict of generations may have a chance to be solved.