莊喆 (1934)

 
Chuang Che

1934年生於北京,父親莊嚴是已故知名書法家、曾擔任北京故宮博物院副院長。1948年,故宮博物院一部分珍貴文物從北京遷往台北,莊喆也跟隨家人來到台灣。1954年進入台灣師範大學美術系就讀,在朱德群的指導下學習繪畫。1958年加入“五月畫會”,為主要成員之一。1966年獲洛克菲勒基金會贊助,首次赴美游學。1968年到歐洲旅行,在法國六個月期間拜訪了趙無極和朱德群,同時也去了西班牙並結識安東尼·塔皮埃斯(Antoni Tapies)。1973年,莊喆正式移居美國。1992年台北市立美術館為他舉行大型回顧展。莊喆不僅是卓越的抽象風景畫家,同時也是詩人和哲學家,作品所蘊含的靈性與中國傳統繪畫名家一脈相承。

Solo exhibitions

2012 Asia Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan
2007 National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China
2006 Asia Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan
2005 Fine Arts Museum, National University of Art, Taipei, Taiwan
  National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan
2002 Guangdong Art Museum, China
1980 National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan
1977 Kalamazoo Art Institute, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
  Saginaw Art Museum, Saginaw, Michigan, United States
1972 Newark Art Museum, Newark, New Jersey, United States
  Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey, United States
1970 Fine Arts Museum, Flint, Michigan, United States
1968 Taiwan Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
1965 National Taiwan Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan

Among numerous gallery, Chuang Che was particularly exhibited since 1970 with :

Forsythe Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Francine Seders Gallery, Seattle, Washington, United States
Magic Touch Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
Lung Men Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
De Graaf Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Alisan Art Gallery, Hong Kong, China
Paidea Gallery, Los Angeles, California, United States
Shaw-Rimington Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Selected public collections

Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Cleveland Art Museum, Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States
Detroit Art Institute, Michigan, United States
Hong Kong Art Museum, Hong Kong, China
National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan
Saginaw Art Museum, Michigan, United States
Spencer Art Museum, Kansas University, Lawrence, Kansas, United States
Art Museum of the Michigan University, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States