Yang Bo Lin 1954~
Born in a poor fishing village near the coast of Yunlin, Yang Po-lin had
demonstrated his passion and talent for art.
In spite that he was unable to
continue his schooling after elementary school, he continued to follow mentors
sketching for painting of tigers, ladies and floral by the Taipei Rail Station, and had
learned sketching at the Youth Corps.
Upon discharging from the military service,
Yang had chosen to work at a relief handicraft store, which set off his sculpting
With an acute perception of nature’s beauty and changes, he often took to the
subject in his sculpting work, which among his works on display at San Want
Residences, regardless whether it is in stainless steel or bronze, tend to have a
subject revolving around islands, coastlines, and the land.
consistently demonstrated his passion and concern for nature and humanity
throughout his work.
He was also an avid writer, who had published his poetry
collections – the Streaking in 1989.
Devoted to promoting Taiwan’s foreign cultural
exchange, Yang had been the director of the Taiwan Asian Sculptors Society he
founded in 2006, for his care on the sculpting society.