Since 2009, Bamboo Curtain Studio (BCS) has launched an “Emerging Artist Program”. Each year, Bamboo Curtain Studio (BCS) select six national and international artists/groups in the program. It is expected that their projects will bring in new ideas and perspectives and their work will show the diversity of art in the world.
The winners of the 4th Emerging Artist Program are: Sarawut Chutiwongpeti (Thailand); Tan Nan See (Malaysia); Ting Chaong Wen (Taiwan); Alecia Neo (Singapore); Vivian Wenli Lin (USA); Claude Aymon (France). The secondary candidates are: Jewel Lai and Zahra Hussain (Taiwan/ Pakistan); Yen Hua Lee (Taiwan); Olga Titus (Swiss/India).
“Emerging Artist Program” is open to everyone without regard to age. It does not provide stipend or subsidy but a free studio or accommodation space for up to one month. It aims to provide times and spaces for creative talents to do experimental works, research, exhibitions or performance.