Jawshing Arthur Liou Biography

Jawshing Arthur Liou (b.1968) currently lives and works in Indiana, USA. 

Jawshing Arthur Liou works with photography, video, and electronic imaging to create video installations which depict nonexistent spaces often surreal. Using sources ranging from landscapes to oil paint to the human body, much of Liou’s work is related to Buddhist concepts of impermanence, meditations on nature and spirituality, and coping with the illness of his daughter. 

Liou’s videos and prints are featured in numerous public and private collections. He  also has participated in major international exhibitions such as “Rituals of Signs and Metamorphosis” at Red Brick Art Museum, Beijing (CN, 2019); Scared Spaces: The Road To…” at the Rubin Museum of Art, New York City (USA, 2018); “State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now” at Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis (USA, 2016); The 12th Sharjah Biennial (UAE, 2015); SeMA Biennale Mediacity Seoul (KR, 2014); “State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now” at Crystal Bridges Museum, Bentonville, Arkansas (USA, 2014) and “TURE COLORS” the 6th Yebisu International Festival For Art & Alternative Visions, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography (JP, 2014), “Sacred Sojourn” at Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TW, 2014), “Sonnet 27” at SiTE:LAB (USA, 2013 ).