Drawing through Clay – Wang Yuhsin Solo Exhibition
Wang, YuHsin (Tanivu Tapari) is an associate professor in the Indigenous Art of National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan, who earned her doctor of design degree from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia in 2006.
Dr. Wang is a ceramicist as well as a product designer for more than 20 years. Since 90’she started focus on indigenous crafts and art research, education training and handicrafts industries.
Dr. Wang co-operates an indigenous art residency program from Council of Indigenous Peoples from 2009 to 2011, and the jury of Pulima Art Award from 2012, which has devoted to assistant Taiwan indigenous artisans and artists to access internal and international art markets for their works.
She held three solo shows in the topic of “Representation: Series of Myths Decoder” in 2011 to 2013. Recently, she curated the first indigenous ceramics exhibition “Serendipity”with 19 artists in the Yingge Ceramics Museum in Taipei, it was a tour exhibition from 2017 to 2018. Lately she curated “Strength from the Mountain and the Sea– Ceoa．Pusu．Wawa“ (land, root, ocean)－the Indigenous Art Exhibition at the National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall in Taipei, based on the ancient Austronesian terms that aims to initiate a dialogue between ancient wisdom and contemporary society so that the primal life memories can be recalled when facing injustice in history.