When: June 22nd | 7pm
Where: Eslite Bookstore (Hsin-Yi Branch) | 11, Song Gao Road, Hsin-Yi District, Taipei, Taiwan | 6th Floor Gallery
When: June 24th | 10pm
Where: Champagne 3 | 171, SongDe Rd. B1, Taipei, Taiwan
Exhibition date: June 22nd – June 26th
A synergy between digital technology and urban art will be presented by Proton Electronics, Taiwan’s industry leading home electronic manufacturer, and New York’s premiere urban sub-culture media outlet, Freshness Magazine. Through their cooperative efforts renowned artists and designers from around the globe have been invited to express their individual and collective ideals and styles on Proton’s 32-inch LCD televisions opening new avenues concerning how we view LCD televisions. Let us experience first-hand, a new interpretation of high-tech lifestyle products through work and inspiration of an entire generation of new artists.
Created and Curated by: DAN H. of Freshness
PARTICIPATING ARTIST: SENSE (JAPAN), MAKO (JAPAN), MEG aka TRIP (JAPAN), WASHIO (JAPAN), TADO (UK), REACH (TAIWAN), ANO (TAIWAN), XRANGE (TAIWAN), KRISTIAN HENSON and DANTE CARLOS HONG (US), and NANOSPORE (US).
[LIVE PERFORMANCE by all 10 participating artists]
Music and visuals provided by Japan’s DJ RYOTA and VJ DADAKINGZ . They will also be performaing at the INTERMIX party held at Champagne 3 night club on Saturday, June 24th.
Freshness has invited famous lifestyle photographer YONEHARA YASUMASA to document this event.
All customized LCD will be auctioned off for 2 charities – the Taiwan Fund for Children and Families, and the brilliant Christy’s Room (Christy’s Creative Fund) which helps talented and underprivaliged young artists in Taiwan get into Art College and design courses.
Pics of the customized LCD after the jump