Su-Mei Tse was born in Luxembourg in 1973 and currently lives and works in Luxembourg and Berlin. In 2009 Tse was awarded the Fondation Prince Pierre de Monaco Prize for Contemporary Art, and in 2003 Tse represented Luxembourg at the Venice Biennale, where she was awarded the Golden Lion.

Tse's solo and two-person exhibitions include Words and Memories, Peter Blum Chelsea, New York (2009); Su-Mei Tse: Floating Memories, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston (2009); Su-Mei Tse, Art Tower Mito, Mito, Japan (2009); East Wind, Seattle Art Museum (2008); Bird Cage, Kirchberg, Luxembourg (2008); Some Magical Clangs, Su-Mei Tse and Virginie Yassef, CRAC Alsace, France (2008); DUOLOGUE, Su-Mei Tse and Lee Mingwei, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan (2007); Su-Mei Tse, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York (2006); The Ich-Manifestation, Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago (2005); The First of Moderna: Su-Mei Tse, Moderna Museet, Stockholm (2004); and air conditioned, Luxembourg Pavilion, 50th Venice Biennale (2003).

Group exhibitions include Far and Near: Nature in Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany (2009); Reflection: The World Through Art, Dojima River Biennale, Osaka (2009); The Invasion of Sound, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland (2009); Wonder, Second Singapore Biennale (2008); Dans les Alpes-Panorama, Kunsthaus Zürich (2006); Radiodays, Stichting De Appel, Amsterdam (2005); and the 26th Bienal de São Paulo (2004).

Photo of Su-Mei Tse by Eric Chenal