Born and raised in Taiwan, Liang-Pin Tsao is an artist based in Taipei, Taiwan. He holds an MFA degree from Pratt Institute, and his works have been exhibited internationally. Liang is the recipient of New York Residency Program sponsored by the Ministry of Culture Taiwan, Pak-Hing Kan Arts Grant, and scholarship from Pratt Institute among others. His recent works investigate the relational tension between national history, transitional justice and value awareness, exploring its socio-cultural significance.  

Liang also devotes himself to educational and curatorial affairs, and has presented lectures, workshops and curations at Taipei Fine Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, Taipei Artist Village, etc. He has initiated a symposium project, PHOTO TALKS, since 2015 to help promote contemporary photography in Taiwan. In 2016, he establishes Lightbox Photo Library, a non-for-profit organization, which is free and open to all, and employed as a method to achieve cultural autonomy and intellectual freedom. 

台灣新竹出生,現居新店,從事影像創作。美國紐約普拉特藝術學院,藝術創作碩士。曾獲選文化部紐約駐村創作計畫、普拉特藝術學院獎學金、美國紐約甘柏馨藝術獎等。作品於國際間展出,近期創作主題探討國族歷史、轉型正義與價值意識之間的張力關係,並追索其中的社會和文化意涵。


創作之外,亦關注各項社會議題、開放文化,並致力於藝文推廣。曾受邀至台北美術館、台北當代藝術館、台北國際藝術村等機構進行影像教育、工作坊、策展等活動。2015年,出版首本攝影集《中途》,並與友人共同發起「PHOTO TALKS」,促進台灣當代攝影的討論。2016年,成立「Lightbox 攝影圖書室」,致力於匯集整理台灣的攝影出版物,並提供大眾自由閱讀。期望以社會參與的方式,共構共享台灣攝影,逐步朝向文化自主、知識自由的方向前進。