A Giant ‘Fish Trap’ Has Been Added To The Museum Of Contemporary Art In Taipei

Artist Cheng Tsung FENG has designed a large bamboo art installation for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taiwan, that's named "The Trap". #ModernArt #ArtInstallation #Sculpture #Bamboo #Design

Photography by Sheng Da TSAI

 

Artist Cheng Tsung FENG has designed a large bamboo art installation named “The Trap” for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taiwan.

 

Artist Cheng Tsung FENG has designed a large bamboo art installation for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taiwan, that's named "The Trap". #ModernArt #ArtInstallation #Sculpture #Bamboo #Design

Photography by Sheng Da TSAI

Inspired by Taiwan’s traditional ancient culture of Fish Trapping, the Museum of Contemporary Art asked him to making a giant translucent space installation by hand.


Artist Cheng Tsung FENG has designed a large bamboo art installation for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taiwan, that's named "The Trap". #ModernArt #ArtInstallation #Sculpture #Bamboo #Design

Photography by Sheng Da TSAI

Using bamboo, rattan, steel as materials, the design draws from the ancient hand-made fishing tool that can be found in many ethnic cultures throughout Taiwan.


Artist Cheng Tsung FENG has designed a large bamboo art installation for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taiwan, that's named "The Trap". #ModernArt #ArtInstallation #Sculpture #Bamboo #Design

Photography by Sheng Da TSAI

The installation is located a the entrance of the art museum, and as a result, the fish that would normally be found in a fish trap, have been replaced with the crowd of people.


Artist Cheng Tsung FENG has designed a large bamboo art installation for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taiwan, that's named "The Trap". #ModernArt #ArtInstallation #Sculpture #Bamboo #Design

Photography by Sheng Da TSAI

The installation will be on display at the Museum of Contemporary Art until the 22nd of July, 2018, and if you’re interested, you can see a behind-the-scenes look at the installation being created – here.


Artist Cheng Tsung FENG has designed a large bamboo art installation for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taiwan, that's named "The Trap". #ModernArt #ArtInstallation #Sculpture #Bamboo #Design

Photography by Sheng Da TSAI

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