Born in Hsinchu, Taiwan in 1972, Lin, Hung-chien graduated from the National Taiwan Normal University, Ph. D. in Art Creation and Theory Stream. He once went to Beijing Central Academy of Fine Arts as a doctoral exchange student. Now he teaches at Guangxi Arts University in China.
LIN used the form of meticulous brushwork as his ink creation method. His early works combined the Readymade to reflect the post-modern outlook of the times. Using the "autobiographical" memory and scene as the self-expression of artistic practice; through the survival of past images to rethink the meaning of his own existence. The composition of the works becomes a kind of semantic writing of the mood and constructs the current heterogeneous space in the schema of "hidden" time.