Cheng Ting Chen

Cheng Ting Chen is a theatre designer and performer from Taiwan. Following ten years of dance training she studied Theatrical Design at Taipei National University of the Arts as well as Stage Design and Scenography (Bühnenbild_Szenischer Raum) at the Technische Universität Berlin.

From 2007 until 2010 she worked as a theatre designer for different theatres in Taipei and was the technical director of Guling Street Avant-Garde Theatre.

She also collaborated with various groups of artists in the field of scenography, theatre design and dance. Her stage sets were nominated for the World Stage Design (WSD) competition in 2009 and 2017.

Cheng Ting lives and works in Berlin since 2010 and has exhibited her work at Uferstudios, Sophiensäle, Bauhaus Dessau, Ballhaus Ost, PACT Zollverein, Théatre de la Ville in Paris and at the SPRING Festival at Stadsschouwburg in Utrecht.

She also went on tour with projects for the independent scene across Norway, Mexico, Taiwan and China. Her main focus is on multidisciplinary spatial experiments, visual arts and performance art in an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural context.