Past Event Announcement: 4/9/2009


A Private Journal with Artist Shida Kuo

It is said that art is the cure of all ailments. As the weakened economy continues to worry the markets, NYTFA invites you to a refreshening evening with an eminent artist trained in Taiwan, Mr. Shida Kuo.

Shida is widely acclaimed for his lush and thought-provoking 2-D and sculpture works exploring offbeat forms and materials, and combining new ideas with old techniques. His works have been exhibited all over the world, and collected by museums and private collectors worldwide. Shida also teaches at NYU.

We are grateful that the Nancy Margolis Gallery has geneously offered to host this event. The Gallery is currently exhibiting Shida's works through 4/11. ( Shida will use slides to take us through a journey of his art world. He will also talk about a large-scale public sculture he has recently completed at the new Sogo Department Store in Taipei, Taiwan.

Please come and enjoy a wonderful evening with Shida. Seating is limited. Please RSVP by Wed (4/8).

When: Thu, April 9, 2009


Where: Nancy Margolis Gallery, 523 W. 25th St. (btwn 10th & 11th Ave)


  • 6:00-6:30pm Registration
  • 6:30-7:30pm Slide presentation by Mr. Shida Kuo

Cost: $10.


Speaker brief bio: Mr. Shida Kuo


1992  M.A.    New York University, New York City

1982  B.F.A.  National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan

1993-Present   Adjunct Professor, New York University, New York City

Solo Exhibitions:

2009  Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, NY

2007  Eslite Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2006  Gallery Space at Wagner, NY

2006  Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, NY

2005  Eslite Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2004  Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, NY

2001  Fine Metal concept, New York, NY

2000  80 Washington East Gallery, New York, NY

1999  Eslite Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

1998  Gallery Mic Art, Lille, France

1993  Gallery 456, New York, NY

1992  80 Washington East Gallery, New York, NY