Japan Print Association Executive Committee and Japan Print Association will present an international prints exposition, "Prints Tokyo 2012" for our 80th anniversary of the foundation of the association.

Dean-E MEI Republic of China(Taiwan)

" Sex Distinction "

2009
Digital inkjet print
69.5 cm × 102.5 cm




Nominators
有地好登 / Yoshito ARICHI

Comment
梅氏は台湾国内でデジタル技術を絵画表現の手法の一つとして取り入れた草創期の作家の一人である。氏は一般的に認知されている版画の技術を熟知した上で、特にメゾチント技法の明暗や目立ての効果をデジタル操作によって再現し、歴史上の出来事や事物を対比又は象徴的に捉えて作品化している。

Dean-E Mei is a pioneering artist who introduced digital technology to image making in Taiwan. Being versed in the basics of printmaking technique, he re-creates the tone and stippling effect of the rocker of the mezzotint method by digital manipulation. He depicts historical events and things figuratively or symbolically.

 

Born in 1954

EXHIBITION
2008 Solo exhibition in IT PARK, Taipei / Solo exhibition in Star Crystal gallery, Taipei
2003 Retrospective exhibition in MOCA, Taipei

AWARDS
2006 Golden Seal Award of Printmaking Association of R.O.C. Taiwan
2004 Taishin Art Award, Taiwan
1977 Silver medal of Tai-yang Art association, Taiwan