Sheng-Wen Lo’s works investigate the relationships between non-humans and contemporary society, often taking daily experiences as points of departure. As a maker his practice comprises still/moving images, installations, video games, escape rooms and various media. He received MA in Photography from AKV|St.Joost in the Netherlands, and MSc in Computer Science from the Computer Music Lab at National Taiwan University. He is is a post-academic alumnus at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten (2019-2021) in Amsterdam.
Sheng is the creative director of Lightbox, a public photo library and a center for contemporary photography at Taipei. During his residency in Europe, he facilitates connections between Taiwanese and the international contemporary photography scene through talks, discussions, writings, and collaborations.
He was selected as Foam Talent (2021), and received fellowships from De Nederlandsche Bank and Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds/ Prince Claus Fund (2019).