Chang-Ching "Casper" Su

b. Taipei, Taiwan

Based in Chicago

asas12348@gmail.com


Education

2021 - 2023    Master of Fine Art, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2014 - 2019    Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, National Taiwan University


Solo Exhibition

Upcoming  A Dream Cast in Dormancy (Yet Even the Shadows Glow in the Dark), Chicago, IL


Group Exhibition

2024   Nothing happened here Today, Skövde Art Museum, Sweden

2024   the Strangely Bent, Chicago IL

2024   The 41st Center Annual | send me anything, Houston Center For Photography, Houston, TX 

2024   found || not found, Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL

2024   Tâi-uân-lâng, SAIC Gallery, Chicago, IL

2024   EXPO Chicago-CPSLive, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

2024   Reserved Only For Sovereignty, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM

2024   Mapping Perspectives, Throughline Collective, Houston, TX

2024   Into the Night, LoosenArt, Rome, Italy

2024   Peace On Earth, Maryland Hall for Creative Arts, Annapolis, MD

2024   Hypomnesic Memory, NOW Space, Taipei, Taiwan

2023   Twice Shy Meetup, Maa-Tila project space, Helsinki , Finland

2023   Flat Earth Film Festival 2023, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland

2023   CPSLive Class of 2023 Vol.II, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

2023   The Sweet Void Cinema Fest, Chicago, IL, USA

2023   Superfine! Art Fair DC, Washington, DC, USA

2023   Graduate Student Senate Exhibition, Sharp Building, Chicago, IL

2023   Colorful, omnibus gallery, Dresden, Germany

2023   Conflicts of Freedom, POVOS gallery, Chicago, IL , USA

2023   Taipei DABYEBYE, Wei Ming Ming Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2023   CPSLive Class of 2023, Jude Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

2023   My Body is a Temple, ohklahomo, Chicago, IL, USA

2022   Mannheim Arts and Film Festival, Mannheim, Germany

2022   a generous gesture, SAIC Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

2022   Expanded View, Roman University Art Gallery, Glassboro, NJ, USA

2022   Navigating Loops, 111cm gallery, Suwon, South Korea

2020   page en scène, Garden City Bookstore, Taipei, Taiwan

2019   Tainan International Foto Festival, Tainan, Taiwan

2019   2019 Wonder Foto Day, G Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2018   Taipei Art Photo Show, Taipei, Taiwan

2018   Kaohsiung PhotoFestival, Kaohsiung, Taiwan


Curatorial Projects

2022    To the Ordinary People Waking in Wanhua, Researcher, MRT Public Art, Taiwan

2021    “Re-Public”, Assistant Curator, MRT Public Art in Taiwan 

2021    “Off Work - John Chiang Solo Exhibition“, Curator, Taipei, Taiwan

2021    South Sour Water Performance and Visual Art Festival, Co-curation for Waley Art

2020    “Fashengguanxi”, Curator, Waley Art, Taipei, Taiwan

2019     “How to Build Republic?”, Co-organization for Suwon International Photo Festival


Awards/Grants/Residency

Upcoming    NARS International Artist Residency Program, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2024    Santa Fe Art Institute 2024 Sovereignty Residency (BIPOC Award), Santa Fe, NM, USA

2023    CPSLive Residency, Chicago, IL

2023    Semi-Finalist, Student World Impact Film Festival, USA

2022    Mannheim Arts and Film Festival, Best Experimental Film, Mannheim, Germany

2022    CPSLive Residency, Chicago, IL, USA

2022    Neiman Scholarship, Chicago, IL, USA

2022    Johnson Scholarship, Chicago, IL, USA 

2016    National Taiwan University Movie Award, Taipei ,Taiwan


Research Project

2023     Asia Art Archive - IAST Research Projects, Taipei, Taiwan

2022     Lecturer & Visiting Artist, Twist Workshop, Chicago, IL, USA

2021     Advanced Digital Art Research Project, Ministry of Culture, Taiwan

2020    Research of e-Estonia X-Road System, Taiwan eID Advocacy Group, Taiwan

2019     Photography columnist, Thatalright Art Space, Taiwan

2019     Researcher, Slash Generation, VT Artsalon, Taiwan

2018     Workshop member, Informal Master’s Program, VT Artsalon, Taiwan


Leadership Experiences

2023    USA Correspondent, Taiwan Dark-Sky Association,  Taiwan

2023    Midwest Multicultural Chapter, Society for Photographic Education, USA

2023    Board Member, Formosan Association for Public Affairs, Chicago Chapter, USA

2022    AAAPI Access and Visibility Working Group, SAIC, Chicago, IL, USA

2022    Graduate Student Senate, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

2016    Student Senate, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, Taipei


Lectures/Public Speaking

2024    Authoritative Landscape after 30 years, with Jennifer Dorothy Lee, Chicago, IL

2024    Society for Photographic Education 2024 Conference, St.Louis, MI, USA

2023    CPSLive Class of 2023 Vol.II, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL , USA

2022    James Weinstein Fellowship Artist Talk, Chicago, IL, USA

2022    Workshop Lecturer, Twist Workshop, Chicago, IL, USA

2021    SAIC Spring Artist Talk, Chicago, IL, USA


Bibliography

2023    Naturally, Superpresent, Vol.3, No 4, USA

2023   SAIC Photo Department Catalog 2022-23, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2022    SAIC Photo Department Catalog 2021-22, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2021    The Political Theater, Artist Book, Self-Published, Taiwan

2021     Crypto Art: Cat, Blockchain and net.art, Advanced Digital Art Research Project, Taiwan

2020    Allergy, Artist Book, Self-Published, Taiwan

2020    e-Estonia X-Road System Overview, Taiwan eID Advocacy Group

2016    Taipei Sound Memory, Locus Publishing


Reviews

2023   Chang-Ching Su: Inspirational Interview, SWIFF Film Sessions, US

2021    The Political Theater, waterfall, Taiwan

2019    Combination of playfulness and wandering crimes, 1 Image, Taiwan


Collection

John C. Haines Elementary School, Chicago, IL

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, Chicago, IL

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