Lulu Shur-tzy Hou
International Residency Exchange Program Artist Talk: Creating, Connecting, and Producing in a Foreign Residency | 12.27
This talk is a collaboration event between Bamboo Curtain Studio and Taipei/Treasure Hill Artist Village. This talk invite exchange artists from both organization, come and share their international experience. The talk will cover topics in work development process, how to establish a local connection, how to overcome culture and language barrier, and etc. Artists will also be available to answer questions regarding his/her residency.
Lulu Shur-tzy Hou's works explore issues related to gender identification, self-identification, and third-world female laborer; thus her works voice and reflect social-economic issues of modern Taiwan. Hou's recent work focuses on Asian foreign brides in Taiwan in which she explores the lives of these female immigrants, their self-consciousness and struggle with identity.