Musquiqui Chihying
Artist Statement

Musquiqui Chihying, who recieved Meisterschüler from University of Art Berlin in 2015, is a visual artist based in Berlin, Germany and Taipei Taiwan. He works with diverse media and formats such as video, photography and installation. His major aesthetic focus is the relationship between the human body and public domains, also how capital production twists daily routine. Chihying’s recent works investigate the post-colonial and post immigrant ideology embedded in public domain and pop culture, which can be seen as an inquiry into the capital study of contemporary societies. Chihying has participated in several international exhibitions, such as Beyond Freedom, Cattle Depot Artist Village, Hong Kong (2017). 2016 Taipei Biennial: Gestures and archives of the present, genealogies of the future, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei (2016); Millefeuille de Camélia, Arko Art Center, Seoul (2016); Social Factory, the 10th Shanghai Biennale, Power Station of Art, Shanghai (2014); Place an Image / Place in Image, Museum für Fotografie, Berlin (2014); 2012 Taiwan Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung (2012); ect. Besides, he regularly publishes articles in art publications and is also the member of Taiwanese art group “Fuxinghen Studio”.

Artist Web Site
Demo Video
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Exhibition History at Gallery 456
2017Resistance is Futile
Works & History
2017" Figure, Flash, Camera", Taipei Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan.
2016" Musquiqui: The Camera", EINMAL Temporary Gallery, Modena, Italy
" Modern Life is Dull", NON Berlin Asia contemporary art platform, Berlin, Germany.