About

Meng-Chan Yu is artist and designer. She is based on the belief that art and design belong to every person and help people to free the imaginations, think differently, find solution of problem and discover the beauty of things around us. This leads to a better life. Her works focus on breaking expected thinking, discovering new working method and potential of every material. Furthermore, she keeps extending the possibilities of beeing an artist and designer.

After graduate in M.A. Fine Arts from Muthesius Academy Kiel, she lives and works in Kiel, Germany.

WORKING EXPERIENCE (SELECTED)

Loudspeaker made of concrete for ACO Hochbau Vertrieb GmbH (2018)
Organisation of Exhibition "Gallery Cube+ goes Kieler Innenstadt" (2018)
Organisation of Muthesius stand for art and design at Kieler Woche (2018)
Art and ceramic workshop for Max-Tau Schule (2017 - ongoing)
Creative Thinking Workshop for LEBENSHILFEWERK Kreis Plön gGmbH (2016-2018)
Medallion made of porcelain for department of medicine at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (2015)

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND AND SCHOLARSHIP

Atelier-Stipendium / Atelierhaus im Anscharpark, Kiel, Germany (2016-2018)
Selected artist for 6th international KAHLA-Kreativ porcelain workshop Wandellust, Germany (2015)
Master of Fine Arts / Muthesius Kunsthochschule, Germany (2011-2015)
Applied Art and Design / Aalto University Helsinki, Finland (2013)
Full scholarship from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Germany (2012-2015)
Taiwan Germany Exchange scholarship of the Ministry of Education Taiwan (2009-2010)
Bacholer of Fine Arts / National Taipei University of Education,Taiwan (2016-2011)

EXHIBITION (SELECTED)

Group exhibition "AtelierstipendiatInnen 2016-2018 stellen aus" / Atelierhaus Anscharpark, Kiel, Germany (2018)
Group exhibition "Gallery Cube+ goes Kieler Innenstadt" / Schlossquartier, Kiel, Germany (2018)
Muthesius stand at Kieler Woche / Kiel, Germany (2018)
Upcomers New Generation / Innovationsfabrikken, Kolding, Denmark (2018)
International ceramic market / Dießen, Germany (2017)
International ceramic days / Oldenburg, Germany (2017)
Konzept store Kiel / Germany (2016-2017)
Group exhibition "WANDELLUST" / Museum Porzellanikon, Selb, Germany (2016)
Kieler Messe für Angewandte Kunst / Stadtmuseum, Kiel, Germany (2016)
Group exhibition "MIX" / Atelierhaus Anscharpark, Kiel, Germany (2016)
Group exhibition "WANDELLUST" / Bröhan Museum, Berlin (2015)
Group exhibition "Masters" / Atelierhaus Anscharpark, Kiel, Germany (2015)
Einblick Ausblick / Muthesius Kunst Hochschule, Kiel, Germany (2015)
International ceramic market "2-22" / Dießen, Germany (2015)
Duo-Exhibition "The Connection" / Gallery Kunstraum B, Kiel, Germany (2014)
International ceramic market / Dießen, Germany (2014)
Group exhibition "Missing Link" / Atelierhaus Anscharpark, Kiel, Germany (2014)
International ceramic days / Oldenburg, Germany (2013)
Competition exhibition "Talente" / Munich, Germany (2012)
Group exhibition with Neue Saarbrücker Kunstverein / Saarbrücken, Germany (2012)
International ceramic days / Oldenburg, Germany (2012)
Group exhibition "Abwarten und-" / Essen, Gallery Marianne Heller in Heidelberg, Schloss vor Husum, Germany (2011)
Competition exhibition "Seapots, Teapots and a Sunday Tea Party" / Portugal (2011)
Group exhibition / Xinyi Assembly Hall Taipei, Taiwan (2011)
International ceramic days / Oldenburg, Germany (2010)
Competition exhibition "KOBE Biennale" / Kobe, Japan (2009)

PRESS AND PUBLICATION

"33-Karat-Gold" / (2016)
design report #05 / (2015)
KAHLA-Kreativ / (2015)
Catalogue "2-22" / Muthesius Kunsthochschule (2015)
Catalogue of competition "Talente 2012" / Munich (2012)
Catalogue "Abwarten und -" / Muthesius Kunsthochschule (2011)