Stella Chen b.1985. Taiwan. Sydney Based Education: 2018 - current MPhil, University of New South Wales Art & Design, Sydney, Australia 2014 - 15 MArt (Painting), University of New South Wales Art & Design, Sydney, Australia Solo Exhibitions: 2017 Facade of Memory, AIRSpace Projects, Sydney 2017 Living with the Past, Stacks Projects, Sydney Selected Group Exhibitions: 2019 Subverting 'The Intolerable Narrative’: What I thought I'd lost was residing in your memory in me, Firstdraft, Sydney Ferment: I begin to realised how deep my love is for you, Articulate, Sydney 2018 Platform18: May This Be The Fruit, Articulate, Sydney Was Printed Symbiosis Exhibition, Chrissie Cotter Gallery, Sydney The Open Body: Out-Casted, Scratch Art Space, Sydney Committee: The Little One, AIRspace Projects, Sydney 2017 Station: She’ll, George Paton Gallery, Melbourne Was Printed Collective Exhibition, The Corner Gallery, Sydney Duly Priced Drink, BigCi Bilpin International Ground for Creative Initiatives, NSW Solidarity: Mending the Memory Gap #3, Articulate, Sydney Same Difference: Equinox to Equinox, Beyond Belfast, Ireland Eternal: Mending the Memory Gap #2, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong 2016 Summer Sojourn, Waiting for Waiting to Come, Art Atrium, Sydney 28.09.16, Living with the Past, Home@735, Sydney SQ1 @ ARO, Mending the Memory Gap #1, ARO Gallery, Sydney In Residence, 5 Elements, Depot Gallery, Sydney 2015 LOCO Project, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Sydney Three Point Turn, Living with the Past, A&D Annual, Galleries UNSW, Sydney Identify, The Vessel of Nature (Live Performance & Installation), Monster Mouse, Sydney Still, The Vessel of Nature (Photograph), Gaffa, Sydney 1200K West, Moon Walk, AD Space, Sydney A Temporary Life, The Arrival, Annandale Creative Arts Centre, Sydney 2014 The List, Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Campbelltown Arts Centre, NSW Selected Collaborations: FavourEconomy MCA ARTBAR, curated by Lara Merett, MCA, Sydney (2019) Invited as a guest artist to perform Taiwanese poetry in respond to Christine Ko's Installation, 'Model Home' at Verge Gallery, University of Sydney, Sydney (2018) FavourEconomy Presentation as a co-leader at the conference: Doing Feminism/Sharing the World curated by Prof. Anne Marsh, VCA, Melbourne (2018) Inhabit Violence, Collaboration with Artists Melanie Coutts, Katya Peteskaya and Curator Stella Katherine, 541 Art Space, Sydney (2017) Rubberneck, James Needham-Walker & Stella Chen Duo, 107 Project, Sydney (2016) Awards / Grants / Selected Public Exhibitions: Finalist of Contemporary Art Awards, Queensland Government Approved Initiative (Online, 2016) Winner, Waverley Art Prize, Acrylic Painting Prize, Waverley Council, Sydney (2016) Finalist, Women’s Art Prize, City of Ryde, NSW (2016) Recipient, UNSW Art & Design Grants, Australian Research Council, Sydney (2015) Highly Commended, Kudos Emerging Artist Award, Sydney (2015) Semi Final, Yen Female Art Award, Sydney (Online, 2015) Finalist, Kudos Emerging Artist Award, Sydney (2014) Collection: Private Collection in Australia, HK, Paris and Austria. Residencies / Research Studies: 2019 Felting Form, Object with Anita Larkin, National art School 2018 Skullbone plains, Tasmania (TLC) with Annee Mirron 2018 Practical session & Conversation with Ishmael-Houston Jones, Critical Path, Sydney 2017 Collaborated Research Studies with Geraldine Balcazar, Critical Path, Sydney 2017 In the Studio: Postwar Abstract Painting, MOMA, New York (online) 2017 Being Animal BMC, Alice Cummins, Sydney 2017 Body Sculpting, Takao Kawaguchi, Critical Path, Sydney 2016 Body Weather Led by Tess De Quincey & Linda Luke, Sydney 2016 Intensive Butoh Tuition with Yoshito Ohno, Tokyo, Japan 2016 Master Class for Emerging Artist at PACT, Sydney 2015 Fowler’s Gap Arid Zone Research Station Residency UNSW, NSW Organization: National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA) base-metal (platform for research/dialogue/exchange for performance art/live art) FavourEconomy co-leader