LIFE

Valentin Lechat 陳星樂

Juggler, trans-disciplinary artist, Art director, Qi Gong practitioner  .

 

VL is a French Contemporary Circus artist who lives in Taiwan.

Started juggling from 11 years old, he has been performing Juggling Art for more than 24 years. He is a professional juggler and well known performer in the world.
He has founded  THUNAR (THe UNited ARtists) company concept while moving for Asia in 2005.

He has performed in 15 different countries solos and collective shows in theaters, Art galleries, circus tents (Circus Lili), corporate shows, cabarets, TVs, videos, outdoor, festivals, …  notably with Cie Jérome Thomas 2000-2002, Mazalda 2002-2005, Taipei Cross Over Dance Company 2007, Shakespeare Wild Sister Group 2010, Riverbed Theater 2010/2012, THUNAR 2005-present, …

VL has always truly created his unique artwork with his guts with his self imaginary and mind, include concepts, hybrid props and art-forms.

He is actually acting, collaborating and practicing in Asia involved in multiple artistic projects.
VL is also a licensed street-performer in Taiwan since 2011 and started doing street performances since 2006 in Asia.
VL is teaching contemporary circus and juggling art at the National Taiwan College of Performing Art.

Since several years VL has inspired numbers of artists, students and audience by his integrity, his connection to Performing Art, his poetry, his noble savage career .

Since 2010, Valentin Lechat is learning HAO YUAN TIAN ZONG ancestral alchemy, Qi Gong with the master, studying the roots situated upstream of the Chinese Qi Gong known worldwide.

 

SELECTED PERFORMANCES

CREATIONS
2010-迄今《FACES臉》The United Artists
2011《OLO–當代雜技與佛朗明哥》The United Artists
2009-10《Free Mind》The United Artists
2010《五隻手,八個星球和回憶》The United Artists
2007-37《女猴》The United Artists
2006-08《Metamorphosis Under Storm》The United Artists
CREATIONS COLLABORATIONS
2014《寶藏巖藝術村燈節開幕演出》陳雪甄
2012《巧克力之夢》Riverbed Theater
2010《Quartett von Heiner Müller》Shakespeare’s Wild Sisters
2011《泡泡吹向藍天》臺北藝穗節
2009-10《Electric X!》Riverbed Theater Group
2007-08《Asunder2》Cross Over Modern Dance Co
2006《On The Road Again》현대마임연구소 제스튀스
2001-02《Cirque Lili》COMPAGNIE JEROME THOMAS
ART FESTIVALS
2015 Taichung Traditional Art Festival
2014 Keochang International Festival of Theater /Korea
2014 Taipei Expo Park Kids Fest《愛♥分享》
2014-15 新北市板橋民藝大街《Chinese New Year Fest》
2013 勤美天地聖誕村《CIRCUS ACTION》
2012 Taipei buskers festival
2010 Hakka Kids Summer Festival
2010 Panorama des Jonglages /FRANCE
2008 Yilan International Rain Festival
EDUCATION
Delin Institute of Technology
National Pingtung University of Science and Technology
National Hsinchu University of Education
IME Clé de Sol /FRANCE
Maison pour tous /FRANCE
Hess International Educational Group
MUSIC CONCERT
One Love DancingFest
GODSKITCHEN HALLOWEEN MASSIVE loop prod
Luxy A STATE OF SOUND
Luxy Heaven & HELL
PRIMO opening
AHUM band /JAPAN
Taiwan JustMusic Philharmonic Orchestra

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CORPORATE EVENTS
Association des Français de Taiwan《Bastille Day Fest》
SZITY Cellar Wine 葡萄園中的琴音《Cellar Concert》
CREDIT SUISSE 《Private dinner and open bar》
West Lake Resortopia《Banquet》
Oriental Logistics Group《Spring luncheon》
Kaohsiung Harbor《BATO TEA Afternoon Cruise》
Chini gallery《藍∞opening show》
Formosa Fun Coast 《昊元仙宗Lunar New Year gathering》
Volkswagen 《FAMILY PARTY》
World Gym《Private Gala》
SOGO dep store《VIP showcase》
CICA Children In Contemporary Art《opening show》
A NIGHT IN PROVENCE CCIFT Bastille Day Gala Dinner
i Private i澳門酒店 Wynn Macau| 主頁
L’Alliance française de Taïwan Nuit des Publivores 威秀影城
TV, PRESS
歡樂智多星TV show
ELLE 2012 FW Fashion WELL《夢遊馬戲場》
SONY camera TV commercial
金星娛樂《我們一家訪問人》TV show
Discovery Taipei mag
歡樂幸運星 衛視中文台 TV show
綜藝大哥大 TV show
MORE REFERENCES …
Sony, BMW, Family Mart, Uni-President Enterprises, Shin Kong Mitsukoshi, Shin Kong Bank
Regent Hotel Taipei, Sheraton Taipei Hotel, Landis Hotel Taipei, etc…