Down, 2017, GPS & chest surface temperature sensor readouts during Trollkjeldene hike
Down, 2017, installation view
TUNA, 2017, exhibition view, Atlas Initiatief, Breda
Born Taiwan, 1987
Sheng-Wen LO is currently based in the Amsterdam. He is interested in contemporary human-animal relationships, and attempts to spark off debates. As a maker, he uses various medium, including still/moving images, sound and video games. He received his MA in Photography from AKV|St.Joost in the Netherlands, and MSc in Computer Science from the Computer Music Lab at National Taiwan University. Scientific methodologies are also crucial to his works.
Sheng is the creative director of Lightbox, a public photo library and a center for contemporary photography at Taipei. During his residency in Europe, he seeks to strengthen the mutual understandings between Taiwanese and the international contemporary photography scene through talks, discussions, writings, and collaborations.