Vincent Chia-Yi Chen (b.1993, Taiwan)

Lives and works in New York, New York



2017 - 2019 MFA Candidate in Studio Art, New York University, New York, United States

2015 BFA in Fine Arts with Honors, School of Visual Arts, New York, United States


Selected Exhibition:


Show #51: Our Souls To Keep Online Exhibition / Field Projects Gallery, New York, United States

People's Choice Salon Show / The Greenpoint Gallery, New York, United States

NYU MFA First Year Show / 80WSE Gallery, New York, United States


Currents 2016 group exhibition/ El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States

Unikátní výstava Digital Exchange group exhibition / Galerie města Trutnova, Czech Republic

On Site in 16 Cities group exhibition / Kosmetiksalon Babette, Berlin, Germany


Vincent CY Chen online solo exhibition / De:formal Gallery

On Site in 16 Cities group exhibition / Chéri, New York, United States

Hi Rez / Lo Rez group exhibition / SVA Flatiron Gallery, New York, United States

Color Wheel group exhibition / SVA Chelsea Gallery, New York, United States

Don't Shoot group exhibition / Con Artist Gallery, New York, United States

Bob and Roberta Smith group exhibition: Art Amnesty/ MoMA PS1, New York, United States


Digital Exchange group exhibition / Galerie U Dobreho Pastyre, Brno, Czech Republic

Mana Exposition group exhibition / MANA Contemporary, New Jersey, United States

Where is the Art in Bio Art? group exhibition / SVA 21st Gallery, New York, United States

Naturally Hypernatural: Visions of Nature / International Conference, SVA, New York, United States


Everything Digital group exhibition / SVA 21st Gallery, New York, United States


Honors and Awards:


Spring 2018 Scholarship Award / UrbanGlass, New York United States


NYU Steinhardt MFA Scholarship & Stipend / New York University, New York, United States


Taxidermy Project Grant / The Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York, United States


Glass Project Grant / Brooklyn Glass: Glass Studio, New York, United States

Travel grant to Czech Republic / School of Visual Arts, New York, United States

Bronze Project Grant / MANA Contemporary, New Jersey, United States


Glass Project Grant / Brooklyn Glass: Glass Studio, New York, United States


Publication & Interview:

Floorr Magazine, Issue 10, 2017

Interview at Young Space, Curated by Kate Mothes, 2017

Not Random Art magazine - The Contemporary Art Review, Issue 08, June 2017

Alexander Gelfand: "Print Making", Visual Arts Journal, vol. Spring 2015

SVA 20/20 2015 Catalogue, Curated by Carole Ann Klonarides

Printed Catalog Digital Exchange, Galerie U Dobreho Pastyre, Brno, Czech Republic, 2013


Professional Experience:

2015 - Present: Co-founder & Director of De:Formal Gallery

2018 Course Assistant to Chris Bogia, New York University. NY, USA

2015 - 2016 Design and Marketing, Win Win Precision Technology, Taiwan

2015 Artist Assistant to Alois Kronschlaeger. Brooklyn, USA

2013-2014 Fine Arts Sculpture Department Technician, School of Visual Arts. NY, USA

2013 Foundation Sculpture Teaching Assistant to Kari Britta Lorenson, School of Visual Arts. NY, USA