Shih Chieh Huang is a New York-based Taiwanese artist who has a fascination with bioluminescent organisms. His work is characterised by playful installations that conjure up magical realms, consisting of everyday objects such as plastic bags, computer-cooling fans and LED lights, transformed into ethereal sculptures. The artist was Smithsonian Art Research Fellow in 2007 and has shown work at the Museum of Contemporary Art, New York and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Shanghai. He was selected to show his work in the Taiwan Pavilion at Venice Biennale in 2009. His created a site-specific installation entitled Nocturne for The Knowledge exhibition at the 2011 Venice Biennale.