Taiwan's National Palace Museum sees 99% drop in visitors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Palace Museum (NPM) said Wednesday (May 6) that its visitor numbers for the month of April have dropped by 99 percent compared to the same period last year. ...

Online art fair Taipei Connections extended due to increased demand

Taipei (Taiwan News) — Taipei Connections, an online art fair, will be extending its run on the digital platform Ocula through Sunday (May 10). Taipei Dangdai announced on its website that Ta...

Austrian artist's 'absurd' sculptures liven up Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The solo exhibition of Austrian artist Erwin Wurm features his world-renowned series of "One Minute Sculptures" at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM) and will ru...

Taipei Fine Arts Museum postpones exhibitions due to coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM) announced Tuesday (March 24) that exhibitions have been postponed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The TFAM stated in a pr...

Taiwan artist fills in the blanks at Taipei Fine Arts Museum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan-based artist Wang Hsiang-lin's (王湘靈) solo exhibition titled, “Take Me Somewhere Nice,” gets underway tomorrow (March 7) at the Taipei Fine Arts Muse...

Taipei Fine Art Museum tunes into music

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Taipei Fine Art Museum's (TFAM) “Music Cube” free concert featured cellist Kenneth Kuo (郭虔哲) and 21 musicians on Saturday (Dec. 21.) Hosting a concert in...

Taipei Fine Art Museum's first concert to feature Taiwanese-American cellist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Music Cube concert featuring Taiwanese-American cellist Kenneth Kuo (郭虔哲) will kick off at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum on Dec. 21. The Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM...

Taiwan's concept artists make a splash at New York festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— New York Performa 2019 Biennial features five contemporary Taiwan artists and their conceptual multimedia works, throughout New York and until Nov. 24. Performa, an inte...

Upcoming events in Taipei, August 8-18

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – It is now halfway into the summer vacation, which means that kids might be feeling bored at home and parents are running out of plans. Nevertheless, there is still a lot t...

Taipei, Perth ink art MOU to mark 20-year sister city bond

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei and Perth on Thursday (July 25) inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on cooperation on culture and art, including visual and performance art and cinema, to mar...

East Asian 'Herstory' abstract art exhibition free until Aug 9

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— The Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM) launches the exhibition "The Herstory of Abstraction in East Asia" showcasing the abstract paintings of East Asian female artis...

Chunghwa Post celebrates Taiwan painters with new stamps

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new set of commemorative “Modern Taiwanese Paintings Postage Stamps” (issue of 2018) from Chunghwa Post will go on sale from Friday (June 21). Celebrating...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, May 17-26

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Summer is well on its way, and there are plenty of activities across Taipei this month for you to enjoy. Here are some recommended events happening between May 17 and May ...

Museums across Taiwan offer free entry Saturday for International Museum Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —In celebration of the upcoming International Museum Day on Saturday (May 18), museums and cultural communities across Taiwan are organizing a variety of special events and ...

Taiwan pavilion opens at Venice Biennale International Art Exhibition

The Taiwan pavilion at the 58th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale opened May 11, showcasing works by local talent Cheang Shu-lea that explore such themes as gender, sexuality and sur...