A lobby installation project by Chen Wei Liao
June 3rd – 17th, 2023
Chen-Wei Liao is a New York City based scenic designer originating from Taipei, Taiwan. She has diverse experiences in theater, film and exhibition both in Taiwan and the United States. Growing up in a bilingual and multicultural environment, she is interested in observing and creating the dynamics between people, stories and space. She likes to read anything about psychology, neuron science, social studies and animal behavior studies. One of her daily meditation topics is the relativity between Freedom – Rights – Responsibility. She is a proud alumni of National Taiwan University and Carnegie Mellon University.
Her upcoming projects include the RING OF FIRE with the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park. Selected theatre credits include NYT critic’s picks A GIRL IS A HALF-FORMED THING with the Irish Rep; the world premiere of ISLANDS OF CONTENTMENT, produced by The Tank and The Hypokrit Theatre Company; THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH and THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST with the Phoenix Festival in the beautiful town of Nyack in upstate New York. Regional credits include JERSEY BOYS with the Maltz Jupiter Theatre; MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS with the Cape Playhouse and THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 1941 with Project Y Theatre Company as a part of the Women in Theatre Festival 2019.