Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao
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Artist Statement

JEFF CHIEN-HSING LIAO (b. 1977 Taiwan) is a Taiwanese-born photographer
now based in New York City, where he earned an MFA from the School of Visual
Arts and a BFA from the Pratt Institute. He is the first prize winner of the New York
Times "Capture the Times" photo contest. Liao's work has been featured in several
solo and group exhibitions, and is represented by private and public collections,
including JGS Inc. Foundation, Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, Queens Museum of
Art in New York, J. Paul Getty Museum, George Eastman House, Norton Museum of
Art and Deutsche Bank. His photographs have been widely featured in publications,
including Art in America, ArtNews, Camera Art, Photo District News, the New York
Times Sunday Magazine, and the Village Voice. His new monograph, Habitat 7, is
published by Nazraeli Press in 2007 and feature an essay by Ann W. Tucker. Liao is
represented by Julie Saul Gallery in New York.

Education
2003 Pratt Institute of Art and Design, Brooklyn, NY B.F.A. Photography
2005 School of Visual Art, New York, NY M.F.A. Photography and Related Media

Exhibition History at Gallery 456
2009Asian Pacific Roots in the Big Apple
Works & History
2010“Urban Panoramas” J. Paul Getty Museum (Feb –April)
2010ROSE Gallery, CA (Feb – April)
2010Julie Saul Gallery, NY (March – May)
2009“Grand Concourse at 100” Bronx Museum of Art (Aug – Dec)
2009Robert Klein Gallery (May-July)
2008Rethinking Landscape: Photography from the Allen G. Thomas Jr. Collection,
Taubman Museum of Art, VA
2008Crane Kalman Brighton, UK
2008Oslo, Norway
2008Houston Center of Photography, 2008 FOTOFEST, Houston
2008Kinz, Tillou + Feigen, NY
2007Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles
2007Vital Signs: Place, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
2007Big Picture, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
2007CHINA seen by..., University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
2006Habitat 7, Queens Museum of Art, NY