Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw

biographyworks
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
Clerks quarters I feat. Angharad Williams and E.O.M, 2018
wood, mdf, plaster, cardboard, plastic, ginger,
aqueous pigments, acrylic paint, found materials
installation view
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
f150, 2018
installation view
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
Lim Sai Hor Association, 2019
wood, mdf, plastic, glass, cardboard
exhibition design for "But Doctor I am Pagliacci"
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
Vinegar stone and the language of flowers , 2017
installation view
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
Control , 2018
wood, plaster, enamel paint, nail
40 x 27 x 15 cm
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
patches (sharing pears) , 2018
wood, plaster, burlap, bandage, thread neon lighting, acrylic paint, enamel paint
60 x 210 x 50 cm
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
father's son , 2018
wood, plaster, acrylic paint
150 X 70 X 12 cm
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
Sine Sentry II, 2017
plaster, wood, hardware, corrugated plastic, found materials
52 x 42 x 4 cm
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
Snide sentry III, 2017
wood, mdf, plaster, plastic, acrylic paint, aqueous pigments
40 x 62 x 9.5 cm
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
Hygieia + Hedera, 2017
wood, plaster, sand, corrugated plastic, snail shells, paint, pigment, iron powder
223 x 42 x 44.5 cm
Adam Shiu-Yang Shaw - selected work
Perennial Wick, 2019
plaster, textile, wood, steel wire, hardware
90 x 30 x 5 cm

Born 1987, Edmonton. Lives and works in Berlin and Vancouver.


Education

2020-2022 - Berlin Program for Artists, Berlin, DE (forthcoming)

2014-2016 - Master of Fine Arts, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm

2015           - Master of Fine Arts (guest student), Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam

2008-2013  - Bachelor of Fine Arts, Emily Carr University, Vancouver, CA


Solo and Two-Person shows

2020

 Friend of a Friend, Wschód, Warsaw (forthcoming)

15 Orient, New York (forthcoming)


2018 

Can There Be Forgiveness?, Ashley, Berlin

Pledge, Sox Galeri, Berlin

F-150, Polansky Gallery, Prague

Clerks' Quarters, (feat. Angharad Williams & E.O.M.) Bobs Pogobar - KW Institute of Contemporary Art, Berlin

Benevolent Nerves, Galerija 427, Riga


2017 

Vinegar Stone & The Language of Flowers, Towards, Toronto


2016 

Undilutable Slang Truth, Galleri Mejan Stockholm


2015

Internal Climates, Sunset Terrace, Vancouver


Selected Group shows

2020

Condo w/ Wschód , Union Pacific, London


2019 

But Doctor, I am Pagliacci, The Loon, Toronto

Uttran II, Uttran Lake, Rönninge


2018 

Schrein der Freundschaft, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein Potsdam, Potsdam

Don't Come In, Winterfelt 31, Berlin

At the End of the Game You Will Be Forgotten, Alyssa Davis Gallery, NYC

In Commerce Court, Main Street, Toronto

Jugend ist Trunkenheit Ohne Wein, Bikini Space, Basel


2017 

Let’s see, where were we? In the pit of despair, De Ateliers, Amsterdam, NL 

Gabinete De Moda, Gabinete, Lisbon

Kamias Triennial, Kamias Special Projects, Kamias City

Grounds for Magical Thinking, J Hammond Projects, London

Period Pieces (A Sunset Terrace Retrospective), Projet Pangée, Montreal


2016 

Peach, W139, Amsterdam

Dinner Room Terravore, Oslo10, Basel

The First Story Ever Told, Krets, Malmö

Navigating. Items for a place without historical centre…, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, SE 2016 Life ist Life Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Berlin, Garret Grimoire, Berlin

Collect Yourself, Sergelgatan 8-10, Stockholm


2015 

Veins of Gypsum Mortar, Ashley, Berlin

Performance Proletarians/Hit the North, Andquestionmark, Stockholm

Shipping, Galleria FAFA, Helsinki


2014 

Breathing Fresh Air, Mellanrummet, Stockholm

Staging Economy, Sunset Terrace, Vancouver

I’m So Drunk Again, Bar Babette, Berlin


2013 

A Nice Way to Spend Time, Amazing Gallery, Vancouver

Retail Merchandise Unit, Dynamo Arts Association, Vancouver

A Presentation of FAQs, Other Projects, Berlin


2012

A Happy Sound II Die II, Amazing Gallery, Vancouver