施惟捷多使用電子零件、聲音、雷射光為主要媒材成為他作品材料,自2011起開始專注在智慧織品應用如導電縫線和織物表現的結合,他的穿戴式作品和雷射裝置已持續在各國際平台上受到關注和邀約如CTM Festival、Moderbody Festival、SXSW、E-textile Summer Camp、YouFab、University Technology of Sydeny等。2015年的數位製造計劃雷射染/Laser Dye結合雷射投影和傳統氰版顯影製程,運用在視覺藝術上和成衣3D數位印花上。他亦是電子織品和民族織品合作平台Tribe Against Machine計劃發起人,該實驗計畫邀請科學家、電子織品藝術家和台灣泰雅部落社群合作,試圖在資本邊陲藉由藝術和科技的視角來開拓藝術家新的當代任務。

Shih Wei Chieh is a media artist bases in Taipei works with wearable, e-textile prototyping, laser sonic performanc. His works have been presented by many global events such as CTM Berlin, SXSW, YouFab, Modern Body Festival, University Technology Sydney etc. His main focus project “Laser Dye” project in 2015 explores the making of cyanotype image by laser light, it is also be used for digital prints for textiles, shoes-wear. He’s the founder of “Tribe Against Machine”, an annual 10-days international workshop in Taiwan, bringing arts, scientists to meet the Taiwanese aboriginal textiles communities.

Exhibitions

2019 “Laser Dye”, Design Shanhai Expo, 2019
2018 “I am Very Happy I Hope You Are Too”, Hello World, UTS ART, AU
2018 “Laser Cyanotype”, Manifest Youfab, HK
2018 “I am Very Happy I Hope You Are Too”, Attempts, Failures, Trails and Errors, RO
2017 “Higher Observation”, Chongqin, CN
2017 “I am Very Happy I Hope You Are Too”, @National Fine Art Museum, TW

2016 “Laser Cyanotype” @National Craft Research Institute, TW
2015 “This Is Where I Draw The Line” @Woolloomooloo, TW
2014 “I Am Very Happy I Hope You Are Too” @Digital Art Center, TW
2011 “Laser Suit” @SXSW, USA
2010 “2304+1” @Digital Art Center, TW
2009 “Studies of Sound” @Nanhai Gallery, TW


Residencies/ Workshops

2019 e-Textile Spring Break, NY
2017 Tribe Against Machine, TW
2015 - 2017 E-textile Summer Camp, Les Moulins de Paillard, FR 2016 Modern Body Festival, NL
2016 Space Media Festival @NTSU, TW
2015 Hacker Lab, CTM, Berlin
2013 Arquetopia, Oaxaca, MX
2008 Dream Community, TW


WORK

2015 wearable consultant, SlingX.co. TW
2014 wearable designer, Soda Green TW
2013 artist , Bandui Lab, Oaxaca, MX
2012 wearable designer, Yoshii Kazuya MTV, JP
2012 TEDxTaipei, live performance and installation, TW
2011 wearable designer, Kidd Modonny, USA
2009 sound designer of “The Smell of...” @National Theater & Concert Hall, TW
2005 vocalist, song writer of soundtrack for film “Respire” @Film Festival De Cannes, FR Awards:
2015 “Laser Dye”, selected work, YouFab, Tokyo
2014 “I am Very Happy I Hope You Are Too”, selected work, DAC, TW
2010 “2304+1”, selected work, Digital Art Center, TW
2006 “Mirrofa”, selected work of International Design Competition, Osaka, JP