Zygote Announces 2018 TaipeiXCLE Resident Artists

The 2018 TaipeiXCLE Resident Artists have been selected!

Ya-Lan Yu will travel from Taiwan to Zygote and Michael Lombardy will travel from Cleveland to the Bamboo Curtain Studio in Taipei.

Ya-Lan Lu is a printmaker based in Taipei, Taiwan. She works primarily with woodcuts, which serve as a media for expressing personal sentiments and life experiences. The contents of her works revolve around landscapes and the search for authentic beautiful scenery. She received her BFA (2010) and MFA (2014) from the Taipei National University of the Arts.

Michael Lombardy is Visual Artist from Cleveland, Ohio, with a multi disciplinary practice primarily combining site specific installation, works on paper, and sustainably sourced upcycled clothing. He has a BFA in Printmaking from The Cleveland Institute of Art (2015) where he received the Frank N. Wilcox Award for Excellence in Printmaking. He is a Resident Artist in Printmaking at The Cleveland Institute of Art and an intern for Zygote Press.