Chen Peng  彭 宸

︎ studiochenpeng@gmail.com
︎ chenpenguinn

EDUCATION
2022    MFA, Painting, Boston University, Boston, MA
2016    BFA, Painting, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH
2012    BA, Philosophy, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

RESIDENCIES
2024    Wassiac Project, Wassiac, NY (forthcoming) 
2019    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VA
2018    The Studios at MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

SOLO* + TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2023    Meandering North, Hopkins Hall Gallery, Ohio State University, Columbos, OH
2022    Personal Space, 13FOREST Gallery, Arlington, MA
2022    Waiting for the Moon to Rise, MUMU Gallery, Tainan, Taiwan*
2021    Ferns in my Kitchen, Boston University Commonwealth Gallery, Boston, MA 
2018    Made in Taiwan-Young Artist Discovery, Art Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan*

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)
2023    Faculty Exhibition, Emily Davis Gallery, The University of Akron, Akron, OH
2023    Come, Rest Here By My Side, Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH
2022    Faculty Exhibition, Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH
2022    Amory Park, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY
2022    Banging the Door, Piano Craft Gallery, Boston, MA
2022    MFA Thesis Exhibition, Stone Gallery, Boston, MA
2022    Fresh Faces, Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, Boston, MA
2021    Art@ Sloane, Sloane House: BU President’s Residence, Boston, MA
2021     13FOREST Gallery pop-up, Gallery at 444, Provincetown, MA
2021    IYKYK: Are You Ready for the Future?, Piano Craft Gallery, Boston, MA
2020    Encounter, Fountain Street Gallery, Boston, MA
2020    Ogre/Under-Whelmed, project space in the woods (curated by OOO), Akron, OH
2020    How’ve you been?, 13FOREST Gallery, Arlington, MA
2020    Vermont Studio Center Broadside Competition (collaboration w/Emily Pittinos), Johnson, VT
2020    In Manual Mode, The Yard: Back Bay (curated by AREA Gallery), Boston, MA
2019    Plenty, 13FOREST Gallery, Arlington, MA
2019    The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly II, Grubbs Gallery, Easthampton, MA
2019    Concoction, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, OH
2019    Paper Art Project, MUMU Gallery, Tainan, Taiwan
2018    Place (Holder), Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA
2018    New England Collective IX, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA
2018    Emerging Artists Exhibition, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA

GRANTS / AWARDS
Finalist, Kahn Careen Entry Award, Boston University
Exhibition Grant, National Culture and Arts Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan
Honorarium, Cambridge Arts Council
Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center
Barr Foundation Financial Wellness Grant, The Studios at MASS MoCA
Winner of Made in Taiwan- Young Artist Discovery at Art Taipei, Ministry of Culture, Taiwan
Joseph McCullough ‘48 Scholarship for Excellence in Painting, Cleveland Institute of Art
Ted Frost ‘88 Scholarship for Travel, Cleveland Institute of Art
Norita Wyse Berman Scholarship for Excellence in Painting, Cleveland Institute of Art
The Gund Family Scholarship, Cleveland Institute of Art

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2022 - Now       Cleveland Institute of Art, Foundation and Visual Arts Department
                                 Hybrid Apporaches to Painting and Drawing
                                Observational Drawing
                                Life Drawing
                                Image and Form II: Reproducibility
                                Digital I
                                Digital II: Intermedia      


2023                    The University of Akron, Painting and Drawing Department 
                                Foundation Drawing

2022                     Boston University, Visual Arts Summer Institute 
                                Watercolor and Ink Workshop

PUBLICATION
New American Painting, No. 159, MFA Annual Issue
ArtMaze Magazine Issue 31
Alien Magazine (cover)

PUBLIC COMMISSION
2023     “There, There”, Art Wall Mural @ Cleveland Public Square, Cleveland, OH

COLLECTIONS
Cleveland Institute of Art, Fidelity Corporate Art Collection, Baker Hostetler, MetroHealth,
Southwest General Health Center, University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute

Related Links - Publication and Press:
︎ New American Paintings #159
︎ Boston Univeristy - Six CFA Students Recognized at the 2022 Esther B. and Albert S. Kahn Awards Ceremony
︎ 13FOREST Gallery (Arlington, MA)
︎ MUMU Gallery (Tainan, Taiwan)
︎ 2018 Art Taipei




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