柯適中 KO Shih Chun 台灣 b.1966
Born in Nantou, Taiwan in 1966 from a painter family. Ko graduated from Western Painting Department of National College of Arts in 1987; has obtained four years later Arts Master degree from Fontbonne College, Missouri, USA. He is appointed as a professor in Nan Kai University as well as chief director of their Art Centre. In 1990, he has held the first solo exhibition in National Museum of Taiwan in Taichung while he was only 24 years old. He was awarded the second prize in the 14th National Fine Arts Exhibition in 1995. And, in 1997, he had been chosen for excellence in the 10th Nan-Ying Art Exhibition. Since then, he never stop hold solo or group exhibitions in Taiwan. His works are in the collections of National Taiwan Museum of Art, Taichung; Yu Hsiu Museum, Nantou and among other private collections.