Chang Li-Ren

Chang Li-Ren


Chang Li-Ren (b. 1983, Taichung) graduated from the Graduate Institute of Plastic Arts in Tainan National University of the Arts in 2011 and 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’s work was exhibited in “City Flip-Flop” at Taiwan Contemporary Culture Lab, Taipei (TW, 2019), “Once Upon A Time-Unfinished Progressive Past” at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei (TW, 2019), “Wild Rhizome: 2018 Taiwan Biennial” at the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung (TW, 2018), “Asia Anarchy Alliance” at Tokyo Wonder Site (JP, 2014), “Remaster vs Appropriating the Classics” at am Space, Hong Kong (HK, 2014), and “Schizophrenia Taiwan 2.0” at the Transmediale, Berlin (DE, 2013) / Cyberfest, St. Peterburg (RU, 2013) / Arts Electronica, Linz (AT, 2013). He was awarded first place in the Kaohsiung Awards and first place in the Taipei Art Awards in 2009, and selected for the Taishin Arts Award in 2010.


“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