About Chuyia

Born in 1970 in Malaysia, lives and works in Gothenburg. Chuyia Chia moved to Singapore in the late 1990s and is now based in Gothenburg. Her artistic training is originally painting, but her main artistic practice is now within the realm of performance and installation art. Chuyia Chia's artistic direction has developed with of her identity as an immigrant in the 1990s, giving her global outlook and concern. Thus in her work she pays particular attention to environmental responsibility and food, focusing on relationships and the communication between people. Her perspective is often how the body can express these contexts and communicate knowledge and emotions to the viewer. Chuyia has participated and have commissioned international exhibitions, festivals and events in more than 32 countries includes China, Poland, Czech Republic, Northern Ireland, France, Belgium, Peru, Argentina, Russia, Canada, USA, Finland, Germany, Mexico, Thailand, Italy, Cameroon and so on. Her most recently commission work is the Singapore Biennale 2016. Chuyia Chia was trained from the School of Art Education (Malaysia), Nanyang Academy of Fine Art (Singapore), Curtin University of Technology (Australia) and Valand School of Art Gothenburg University (Sweden).

21 dec 2012

21 december 2012 is the last day of Mayan Calendar.

Coincidently it is also our last day of performative expedition and last night in Malmö.

Please join us for the finissage, which will end with more actions and we will go celebrate by crashing others opening!!!

Gallery opening hours is  kl 14 00 -18 00 (2pm – 6pm)

Performance action by Joakim Stampe and Chuyia Chia at kl 15 00 (3pm) and kl 17 00 (5pm)

For overseas audience please visit through http://ustre.am/RO60, Time: 10pm and 12am  in Southeast Asia,  11am and 1pm in Santiago, 9am and 11am in East-cost in USA, and so on.

So, visit us in the gallery for lives at Rostrum Gallery Västergatan 21, 211 21 Malmö today, or visit our lives at http://ustre.am/RO60, meanwhile check our update and activity on https://16malmo.wordpress.com

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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20 dec 2012

Last 2 days of expedition and performance art action in Rostrum Gallery.

Gallery opening hours is  kl 14 00 -18 00 (2pm – 6pm)

Performance action by Joakim Stampe and Chuyia Chia at kl 15 00 (3pm) and kl 17 00 (5pm)

For overseas audience please visit through http://ustre.am/RO60, Time: 10pm and 12am  in Southeast Asia,  11am and 1pm in Santiago, 9am and 11am in East-cost in USA, and so on.

So, visit us in the gallery for lives at Rostrum Gallery Västergatan 21, 211 21 Malmö today, or visit our lives at http://ustre.am/RO60, meanwhile check our update and activity on https://16malmo.wordpress.com

DSC_0047Cooking performance art, action by chuyia chia. photo by chuyia chia

material: inedible performance art material with spices.

17,18,19 dec 2012

Gallery closed on monday, tuesday and wednesday.

Check out our new updates on sunday 16 dec 2012, performance action in Rostrum Gallery in Malmö and 16 in Kolonn Gallery in Copenhagen.

We have spent some good time with Jamila and Jim in Copenhagen, check out the neighborhood and went for home brew beer. Dinner and discussion with Sun Koh and Sue Ann Koh. Photo session with Robert Ek. more update coming!

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16 dec 2012

16 dec 2012

Sunday

Gallery opening hours at kl12 00 – kl16 00.

Action by Joakim Stampe at kl13 00 ‘The Dreaming Book’ and Chuyia Chia at kl 15 00, ‘Cooking performance Art’.

Check out our live broadcasting at http://ustre.am/RO60

As usual we will start with coffee and discussion, visit us at Rostrum Gallery, Västergatan 21, 21121 Malmö, Sweden.

SEE YOU SOON!

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14 dec 2012

14 dec 2012

Friday

Gallery opening hours at kl14 00 – kl18 00. After our trial on live streaming today on the 13th dec, we will continue broadcasting performance expedition, check out the link at http://ustre.am/RO60

Action starts at kl15 00 and kl 17 00.

As usual we will start with coffee and discussion, visit us at Rostrum Gallery, Västergatan 21, 21121 Malmö, Sweden.

SEE YOU SOON!

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