Chang Li-Ren

Chang Li-Ren


Chang Li-Ren (b. 1983) currently lives and works in Tainan, Taiwan.

Chang’s body of work mainly consists of video installations, conceptual art and animations created from his story-telling techniques, featuring a virtual world that exists somewhere between imagination and reality.

Chang has participated in many important exhibitions, festivals and biennials, including: “City Flip-Flop”, Taiwan Contemporary Culture Lab, Taipei (TW, 2019); “Once Upon A Time-Unfinished Progressive Past”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei (TW, 2019); “Wild Rhizome: 2018 Taiwan Biennial”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung (TW, 2018); “Asia Anarchy Alliance”, Tokyo Wonder Site (JP, 2014); “Remaster vs Appropriating the Classics”, am Space, Hong Kong (CN, 2014); “Schizophrenia Taiwan 2.0”, Transmediale, Berlin (DE, 2013) / Cyberfest, St. Peterburg (RU, 2013) / Arts Electronica, Linz (AT, 2013). 

Chang was shortlisted for the Taishin Arts Award (TW, 2010); awarded First Place of Kaohsiung Awards (TW, 2009); awarded First Place of Taipei Art Awards (TW, 2009).


“Every Man is an Artist” - Talking About Artists’ Social Engagement​

January 17 – March 28, 2020

Film Screenings

November 23 – December 28, 2019


Once Upon a Future

galerie nichido Taipei

May 30 – July 18, 2020

City Flip-Flop

Taiwan Contemporary Culture Lab

October 5 – December 8, 2019

Once Upon A Time-Unfinished Progressive Past

Museum of Contemporary Art

July 20 – October 13, 2019

Wild Rhizome: 2018 Taiwan Biennial

National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts

September 22, 2018 – February 10, 2019

TCAC Screening Program #01: Chang Li-Ren

Taipei Contemporary Art Center

April 18 – May 4, 2014