Resume

Kuan-Yi Wu

(Kiki Wu)

Digital media artist

kikiwu404@gmail.com

Education

MFA, Digital Media Art

San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, 2018 - 2021. GPA 3.98

BA, Communication

National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, 2011 - 2015. GPA 3.98

Exhibition

Solo Exhibition

  • “The Release 無量” MFA thesis show, New Art City, Online, 2021
  • “Homology”, Gallery 5, San Jose, CA, 2020
  • “After Doomsday”, UNIQUE ART Space , Taipei, 2018

Group Exhibition

Academic Project

Teaching Associate, SJSU

Remote / San Jose, CA, 2019 - 2021

  • Taught ART 75: Introduction to Digital Video Art. Taught video art history, experimental films, computer softwares - Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effect, and TouchDesigner.

Web Designer & 3D Artist, Wall of Song Project

Remote, 2020 - 2021

Award

Composer & VFX Artist, Short Film The Nation, 2020

  • Best Sci-fi Short Film, “Dark Story Festival”, Bizkaia, Spain, 2020 - 2021
  • Winner, “Roma Short Film Festival”, Rome, Italy, 2020
  • Official selection, “Los Angeles Rock Film Festival”, Los Angeles, CA, 2021
  • Official selection, “Venice Shorts”, Venice, CA, 2021
  • Official selection, “CineAsia Films”, 2020

Art Director, Short film Anything But Truth, 2015

  • Best film, “41th Media Art Award”, New Taipei, Taiwan, 2016
  • Official selection, “Annual Screwdriver International Student Short Film Festival”, Taiwan, 2016
  • Official selection, “Youth Film Festival”, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2016
  • Best award, “5th Macau International Micro Film Festival”, Macau, Chine 2015
  • Official selection, “14th International Student Film & Video of Beijing Film Academy”, Beijing, Chine, 2015

Curatorial Project

Curator, “immaterial非物質” group exhibition, 2022

  • Collaborated with Asia largest green NFT platform “AkaSwap” and curated a group show.
  • Proposed online exhibition concepts and created a 3D virtual gallery on New Art City.