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Tsai Wen-Ying

 
 

 蔡文颖

 
     
 

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Tsai Wen-Ying  蔡文颖  pinying Cai Wenying

Member of the Centre for Advanced Visual studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 

1928

Tsai Wen-Ying ( 1928-2013 ) was born on October, in Amoy, Fujian Province, in China.

 

 

1939

He moved to Shanghai.

 

 

1950

He emigrated to the United States where he continued his sudies in mechanical

 

engineering.
  He graduated with a Bachelor's degree, from the University of Michigan.
   

1953

He worked as an architectural engineer in New York.
   

1956

While pursuing his professional career, he studied at The Art Students League,
  in New York.
   

1962

He became an American citizen.
   

1963

After wining a John Hay Whitney Fellowship for Painting, he decided to devote full-time

 

to the Art. He sought to integrate his scientific knowledge and technological, to his

  artistic approach.
   
 

He created Multi-kinetic Wall ( 1965 ) and Cybernetic Sculpture ( 1966 ) which made him

 

famous.

 

He participated in numerous collective exhibitions devoted to kineticism in London

  and in New York.
   

1968

He won the second prize Experiment in Art and Technology, at the New York Museum

 

of Modern Art exhibition?

   

1971

He moved to Paris for ten years and settled permanently in New York.
   

2013

He died on January 2 in Manhattan, at the age of 84 years.

   
 

The Tsai Art and Science Foundation was created in New York, to pursue the vision

 

of cybernetic artist.

   
   
 

Danièle Sicard

 
 

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Solo exhibitions  
selection

 
       

 

 

United States

 

1961

  Galerie Ruth Sherman  

 

  New York  
       
   

United States

 

1964

  Amel Gallery  
    New York  
       
   

United States

 

1965

 

Amel Gallery

 

 

  New York  
       
   

United States

 

1968

 

Howard Wise Gallery

 

 

  New York  
       
   

United States

 

1970

 

Alpha Gallery

 

 

  Boston  
       
    Germany  

1970

  Musée Haus Lange  
    Krefeld  
       
   

United States

 

1971

  Institute of Technology  

 

  Cambridge  
       
    Canada  

1971

  Ontario Scienc Centre  
    Toronto  
       
    Belgium  

1971

  Gallery Françoise Mayer  
    Bruxelles  
       
    France  

1972

  Gallery Denise Renée  
    Paris  

 

     

 

  Chine  

1979

  Musée d'Art  

 

  Hong Kong  

 

     

 

  France  

1983

  Galery Denise Renée  
    Paris  
       
    France  

1983

  Modern Art Museum   
    Paris  
       
       
       
    Collective Exhibitions  selection  
       
   

United States

 

1965

  Modern Art Museum The Responsive eyes
    New York  
       
    United Kingdom  

1968

  Contemporary Art Institute Cybernetic Serendipity
    Londres  
       
    United States  

1968

  Modern Art Museum The Machine as seen as the end
    New York of the Mechnaical Age
       
    United States  

1969

  Corcoran Gallery Cybernetic Serendipity
    Washington  
       
    United States  

1969

  Whitney Museum Howard Lipman Collection
    New York  
       
    France  

1970

  Modern Art Museum 3 ème Salon des galeries pilotes
    Paris  
       
    France  

1983

  Modern Art Museum Electra
    Paris  
       
    France  

1986

  Malmaison Energetic Art
    Cannes  
       
    Japan  

1991

 

Internatonal Biennial

 
    Nagoya  
       
    Japan  

1995

  Triennial  
    Osaka  
       
    China  

2010

  Art Museum EXPO 2010 SHANGHAI
    Shanghai  
       

 

     
       

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Collections

     

    Canada

Ontario Sciences Toronto
    Germany Kaiser Wilhem Museum Krefeld

    United Kigndom

Tate Gallery London

    United States

Addison Galleryof American Art Andober Massachusssetts

    United States

Institut de Technologie

Cambridge Massachusssetts

    United States

Albright-Knox Art Gallery New York

    United States

Whithey Museum of American Art New York
     

       
       

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Wikipédia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wen-Ying Tsai

Tsai Art and Science Foundation  

http://tsaifoundation.org/art

   

 

 

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tsai

Galerie Denise René

 

Cibernetic Sculpture of Tsai  :  Jonathan Benthall

Paris

 

extrait de Cimaise N° 162/163

 
 

Numéro Spécial Cinétisme

 
 

in french in english

 
 

catalogue 27 cm x 21 cm

 
     
     
     
       
       
       
       
 

tsai

 
 

sculptures cybernétiques

 
 

environnement

 
 

introduction  :  Gyorgy Kepes

 
 

Cybernetic Sculpture of Tsai  :  Jonathan Benthall

 
 

Galerie Denise René  Paris  06 1972

 
 

Galerie Denise René  New York  10 1972

 
 

in french in english

 
 

28 p

 
 
 
 
 

 
 

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