Jacky Jaan-Yuan Kuo(郭展源)works with photography-centered and site-specific approaches. He explores the paradox of intimacy between domestic environment and public sphere; and how photography as a medium of communication generates obscurity and absurdity in our contemporary society. ︎READ MORE


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Experience


Education

2021—2019 


MFA Fine Art, Oslo National Academy of the Arts (Kunstakademiet, Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo), Oslo, Norway

Prof. Maryam Jaffri (2019-2020) 

2017—2013 


BFA Applied Arts (Visual Communication Design Group), Fu Jen Catholic University, New Taipei City, Taiwan


Solo & Duo Exhibitions
2020

‘The Backseat Window,’ Resepsjonsgalleri (Reception Gallery), Oslo, Norway


‘The Moment You Told Me You Wanted to Experience It, I Thought About Giving You That Experience 2.0,’ (w/ JinBin Chen TienYi), Uncanny Valley, Uncannyvalley.dk


‘The Moment You Told Me You Wanted to Experience It, I Thought About Giving You That Experience,’ (w/ JinBin Chen TienYi), White Box, Oslo, Norway


Selected Group Exhibitions

2020

‘Hinne (working title),’ Akademirommet (på Kunstnernes Hus), Oslo, Norway

2019


The Here and Now,’ Markveien 35B, Oslo, Norway


2017 


‘Group Exhibition of Young Designers 2017,’ Taiwan Design Museum, Taipei, Taiwan


‘Young Designers' Exhibition 2017: Communicate,’ Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan


Workshops & Screenings

2020


Workshop (Upcoming), ‘Artists' Publishing: Photobooks,’ Oslo, Norway

Artists: Victoria Browne & Christian Tunge
Technical Support: Vibeke O’Rourke


2019


Screening, ‘Keep It Clean,’ Open Academy (Åpentakademi), Oslo, Norway


Workshop, ‘Keep It Clean,’ Gallery Skylight (Galleri Skyligh), Oslo, Norway


Awards & Nominations

2017


Young Pin Design Award (Category: Visual Communication Design)


Gold Award, Designer Venture Challenge Project, Taiwan Design Center (TDC)


Young Pin Nomination (Category: Visual Communication Design) 


Selected Press & Feature

2020


‘I Don’t Have The Mental Capacity To Fail At Bread Making Right Now,’ ?box-magazine (Breadbox Contemporary)


2019


‘Life Photography,’ Everyday Object, Issue.020


2017 


‘Bu Shi Mei Shu Xi,’ Behance.net & InDesign


‘Communication,’ Behance.net & Branding


‘Bu Shi Mei Shu Xi,’ Inspire Magazine, No.9


‘Bu Shi Mei Shu Xi,’ BFA Degree Show Book 2017, Department of Applied Arts, Fu Jen Catholic University


2015


‘Emotion Qualification: Leave and Move,’ Design Magazine, No.185


Membership

Present—2019


UKS (Unge Kunstneres Samfund / Young Artists’ Society)


NBK (Norske Billedkunstnere / Association of Norwegian Visual Artist)


Last updated: 16 Sep, 2020.
Imprint: Unless otherwise indicated, all materials are copyrighted by Jacky Jaan-Yuan Kuo.