Ming-Te LU

Lu Ming-Te

 

1950  Born in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Lives and works in Kaohsiung.

 

Education

1974  Bachelor, Department of Fine Arts, National Taiwan Normal University.

1984  Master, Institute of Fine Arts, National Tsukuba University, Japan.

 

Experiences

Chair, Department of Fine Arts, National Kaohsiung Normal University.

Dean, College of Arts, National Kaohsiung Normal University.

Chair, Graduate Institute of Transdisciplinary Art, National Kaohsiung Normal University.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2020   “The Temperature of Simulacra”, Moon Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan.

2018   “Cultural Mimicry”, Inart Space, Tainan, Taiwan.

2015   “Media is Everything”, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2015   “The Culture Imitation-National Treasure”, Lotus Art Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2014   “If the History were Written by Plants”, Mingshan Art, Taipei, Taiwan.

2012   “New Wizard of Oz: Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Lotus Art Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2011   “The New Classic of Mountains and Seas”, Inart Space, Tainan, Taiwan.

2008   “Vagus Flora”, Inart Space, Tainan, Taiwan.

2005   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Taiwan New Arts Nion, Tainan, Taiwan.

2002   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, IT PARK, Taipei, Taiwan.

2000   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Lung Men Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

1998   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, IT PARK, Taipei, Taiwan.

1998   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

1997   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, NCU Art Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan.

1996   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, IT PARK, Taipei, Taiwan.

1995   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Howard Salon, Taipei, Taiwan.

1994   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan.

1993   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Nisshin Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1993   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Lung Men Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

1993   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Corner Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

1992   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Crown Theatre, Taipei, Taiwan.

1991   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, IT PARK, Taipei, Taiwan.

1987   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Crown Theatre, Taipei, Taiwan.

1987   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.

1987   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Yellow Emperor Art Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

1981   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, Yunghan International Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

1981   “Solo Exhibition of Ming-Te Lu”, AIT American Cultural Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020   “The 10th Anniversary of the Taiwan Academy of Fine Arts”, National Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan.

2019   “Tainan Art Museum Grand Opening Exhibition”, Tainan Art Museum, Tainan, Taiwan.

2017   “Taiwan 50 -- Golden Age”, ARKI GALÉRIA, Taipei, Taiwan.

2017   “2017 Taipei International Ink Painting Exhibition”, National Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan.

2017   “ART 021 Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair”, Shanghai Exhibition Center, Shanghai, China.

2017   “National Kao Normal University The 50 Anniversary Charity Art Fair”, 116 Art Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2017   “Art Taipei 2017”, Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

2017   “My Secret Garden”, Kaohsiung Children’s Museum of Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2017   “Post-Tobacco Age, Tobacco Leaf Concept Exhibition”, Meinong Hakka Cultural Museum, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2017   “Introspection & Exploration – Artistic Generations In Asia”, Longmen Art Projects, Hong Kong, China.

2017   “Art Made In Taiwan : An Exhibition from the Taiwan Academy of Fine Arts (TAFA) 2017”, National Dr. Sun Yat-Sen

Memorial Hall, Taipei, Taiwan.       

2016   “Staying Monsters Kuandu Biennale 2016”, Kuandu Museum of Fine Art, Taipei, Taiwan.

2016   “Art Taipei 2016”, Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

2016   “Life in progress ”, Sincewell Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2015   “REWIND_ Video Art in Taiwan”, Kuandu Museum of Fine Art, Taipei, Taiwan.

2014   “Taipei – Light Snap, 1st ShinKong Mitsukoshi Xin-Yi Lanterns Show”, Xinyi Place, Taipei, Taiwan.

2014   “NKNU Elegant Art 2014 United Professors’ Exhibition of College of Arts”, Art Center of National Kaohsiung Normal

University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2014   “Atlantis”, Crane Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2013   “Along Mountain & Coast Line”, Lotus Art Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2013   “Mona Lisa MIT—We’re all Mona Lisa”, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2013   “United Exhibition - Opening of Pingtung Museum of Art”, Pingtung Art Museum, Pingtung, Taiwan.

2010-2012    Five Consecutive Exhibitions at Hong King Sotheby’s.

2010   “Landscape in Transformation”, Yuehu Museum of Arts, Shanghai, China.

2010   “Mingling The Palace Museum – Post – Motherland Sentiments”, Inart Space, Tainan, Taiwan.

2009   “Describe Speak Cross-Strait Contemporary Art”, China Art Museum, Beijing, China.

2009   “Describe Speak Cross-Strait Contemporary Art”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan.

2008   “Wind, Forest, Fire, Mountain - The Quartet of Contemporary Art”, Tso Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

2008   “Micro-Environmental Arts Exhibition”, Tainan, Taiwan.

2008   “Pillow Project”, Taipei National University of the Arts, Taipei, Taiwan.

2008   “Joint Exhibition of family”, Shanghai 498, Shanghai, China.

2007   “Yanchao Environmental Art Exhibition”, Yanchao Campus of National Kaohsiung Normal University, Kaohsiung,

        Taiwan.

2007   “Styles of Radical Will – The Multiform Nineties : Taiwan’s Contemporary Art”, Soka Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

2007   “Between Obstruction and Crossover – 2006 International Windbreak Forest Environment Arts Exhibition”, Tainan,

        Taiwan.

2006   “Taipei International Modern Ink Painting Biennial”, Taipei, Taiwan.

2006   “Street Art Made Project of Old Street at Neipu in Pingtung County”, Pingtung , Taiwan.

2006   “One of The One Hundred Flowers”, Jian Ming Basement Art Space, Kaohsiung , Taiwan.

2005   “Intertidal Zone Art Monitoring Station – Annual Project for 2005”, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung,  

        Taiwan.

2005   “Garden's Whisper –The Environment Art Documenta Exhibition of the Hong Kong Kadoorie Farm & Botanic Garden ”,

Tainan Cultural Center Auditorium, Tainan , Taiwan.

2005   “Taiwan Lantern Festival in Fucheng ”, Tainan, Taiwan.

2004   “Peninsula Arts Festival ”, Cultural Affairs Department of Pingtung County Government, Kenting, Pingtung, Taiwan.

2004   “[Dream Garden] The Environment Art Exhibition ”, Kadoorie Farm, Hong Kong Arts Center, Hong Kong.

2004   “Partly Slope ”, Art Site of Chiayi Railway Warehouse, Chiayi, Taiwan.

2004   “@rt Group Exhibitions”, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2004   “The Contemporary Arts of Southern Taiwan”, Art Center of National Chengkung University, Tainan, Taiwan.

2004   “The Transitional Eighties – Taiwan’s Art Breaks New Ground”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei ,Taiwan.

2004   “Beautiful New Horizon”, Hai-An Street Museum, Tainan, Taiwan.

2003   “Cultural Jian-Jiao – Kaohsiung Lantern Festival ”, Kaohsiung Renai Park, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2003   “Art Jian-Jiao”, Tainan Mincyuan Road, Tainan, Taiwan.  

2002   “Symbols of Temperament Script”, The Pier-2 Art Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2002   “Encounter Over Seas – Physical Transplanting the Historical”, Old Ladies’ House Gallery, Macau.

2002   “Artists of Kaohsiung Municipal Kaohsiung Senior High School –Road To Art”, Chengshiu Art Center, Kaohsiung,

        Taiwan.

2002   “Tainan Biennale”, Tainan Cultural Center, Tainan, Taiwan.

2002   “Active Field – The Contemporary Art Exhibition”, Art Site of Chiayi Railway Warehouse, Chiayi, Taiwan.

2002   “Art of Kaohsiung : Nomadic - Developing - Expanding”, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2001   “Land Dialectics”, A_Mi Artists Communties, Pingtung, Taiwan.

2001   “The Gravity of the Immaterial”, Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan.

2001   “Spiritual Translation”, Chengshiu Art Center, Main Trend Gallery; Kaohsiung ,Taipei ; Taiwan.

2001   “Kaohsiung International Container Arts Festival”, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

2000   “Very Fun Park”, Hong Kong Arts Center, Hong Kong.

1999   “Taiwanese File”, Spain ZAPACOAZ Fine Arts of Museum, Spain.

1999   “Visions of Pluralism: Contemporary Arts in Taiwan, 1988−1999”, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China.

1999   “Modern Art Exhibition”, Bureau of Cultural Affairs, Kaohsiung City Government, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

1999   “Contemporary of Los Angeles – Taiwan Scene Exhibition”, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan.

1999   “Massage From Taipei”, Hara Museum A.R.C, Tokyo, Japan.

1999   “Contemporary Artworks ”, National Museum of History, Taipei, Taiwan.

1997   “IT Park Group Exhibition ”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.

1996   “Visual Dialogue from Kaohsiung”, Kaohsiung Howard Salon , Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

1996   “Gallery Art Fair 1996”, Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

1995   “Taipei Modern Painting Exhibition”, Bangkok National Art Gallery, Thailand.

1995   “Traditional and Modern –Thematic Exhibition of Taiwan Contemporary Art”, New York Chinese Cultural Center,

Kaohsiung Fine Arts Museum; New York, Kaohsiung; U.S.A. , Taiwan.

1995   “Kaohsiung Art-Contemporary 1995”, Kaohsiung Fine Arts Museum, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

1995   “The First R.O.C. Modern Ink Paintings Exhibition”, National Taiwan Arts Education Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

1994   “URBAN NATURE”, Dimension Endowment Of Art, Taipei, Taiwan.

1994   “Installing Apollo”, Lung Men Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

1994   “Gallery Art Fair 1994”, Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei, Taiwan.

1993   “Taiwan Art:1945 – 1993”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

1993   “Gallery Art Fair from Taichung”, World Trade Center Taichung, Taichung, Taiwan.

1993   “Massage From Taiwan – R.O.C. Contemporary Art”, Kalmar Museum, Ystad Art Museum; Sweden.

1992   “Beginning from the Object”, IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

1992   “The Taipei Biennial of Contemporary Art,” Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.

1991   “Osaka Triennale” , Osaka MY DOME, Osaka , Japan.

1991   “27th Asia Modern Art Exhibition” , Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan.

1991   “International Mail Art Exhibition,” IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

1990   “IT Park Gallery Opening Exhibition,” IT Park Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

1990   “300 Years of Fine Arts in Taiwan,” National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Taichung, Taiwan.
 

Awards

1988   Contemporary Art Trends in the Republic of China, Taipei Fine Arts Museum

1991   The 2nd Li Chun-Shen Foundation of Painting Creation Award

1992   Awarded by the National Science Council of Taiwan to went to Japan to study High Technology Art for one year.

2018   Kaohsiung Culture & Arts Award

 

Collections

Taipei Fine Arts Museum

  1. Ta Tu Mountain II , 1986
  2. Dialogue , 1988
  3. The Magician's Game , 1991
  4. Revolution , 1992
  5. Media is Everything, 2004

 

Kaohsiung Fine Arts Museum

  1. Enigma , 1991
  2. Evolution and Apocalypse (XIV) , 1992
  3. Virtual Imagery (III) , 1995
  4. Media is Everything , 2004-2015
  5. Ta Tu Mountain , 1987-2015
  6. Messages from Kalmar , 1994
  7. Window (XIII) , 1993
  8. If I Had the Power to Choose , 2010
  9. Ink Resonance I , 2015

 

National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art

  1. Southern Taiwan , 1988
  2. Two People’s Game , 1989
  3. Chengming III , 1989
  4. The Metropolitan Image , 1997

 

East-West Center

1.     Ta Tu Mountain I , 1986

 

Dimension Endowment Of Art

  1. The Subtropical Biome , 1990

 

Public Art Collections

2011   Tainan Science Industrial Park

2011   National Taiwan Normal University

2008   Daliao Station and Dadong Station, Kaohsiung Rapid Transit Corporation

2004   "Eco Symbols", Atrium of College of Arts, National Kaohsiung Normal University

2003   "Compass and Ruler", Taiwan Taipei District Court Hall

2000   Banqiao Station Hall

2000   Atrium of Kaohsiung Municipal Sanmin Senior High School           

2000   No. 1 in the competition for the beautification of the open space in the atrium of the Kaohsiung City Government

       Office Building

  1. Fengshan City Sports Park Gate