Aki Gallery is proudly announced Chien Chiang Hua’s solo exhibition “Reality in Wonderland” is going to be held from 7th of August to 28th of August.
Two years living and working in different cities with various statuses, a teacher, a student, an artist, and a foreigner; from Taipei to Tanana, form Taiwan to France, what life experiences bring to Chien Chiang Hua‘s sensitive mind turns to the narrative of his creation
As one of the most interested Taiwan Gouache artist, Chien Chiang Hua has built up highly recognizable personal identity in the fables that he creates. A skinny old man, who sometimes rides a dragon called Mercede Benz flying in the air, sometimes wears Nike shoes sitting on the cloud but we can see hollow in his eyes, is the main character in the his works. This old man is you, me, and Hua himself. He goes through all kinds of ironic and ridiculous situations that reflecting what everyone might confront in daily life. Hua’s works not only record his personal experiences, as well as write down the social atmosphere of current age.
In “Reality in Wonderland” Chien Chiang Hua will not only tell the stories by painting but also create a small world with real grass and country road that bring you to the village that old man lives. From 7th -29th august, you are sincerely invited to join Chien Chiang Hua’s wonderland, to experience the crafty and tricky world in a joyous atmosphere.