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Taipei Art Book Fair brings Taiwanese and international artists to Huashan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Art Book Fair (草率季) is back for its seventh year at Huashan 1914 Creative Park with 420 exhibitors showcasing independent art, zines, and publishing from Taiwan...

Vendors complain about stall prices at southern Taiwan art space

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung’s Pier-2 Art Center is coming under fire for raising stall fees for young entrepreneurs selling handicrafts and other goods, per UDN. Founded in 2006, t...

Movie-truck to hit the road on Taiwan's east coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Mobile movies are coming to Hualien with a cinema truck that will bring screenings to remote areas. Two trucks will hit the road on Taiwan's east coast, one equippe...

Gagosian gallery praises Taiwan art collectors for sophistication

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Gagosian Senior Director Nick Simunovic has shared his insights on Taiwan's art market and the role that art plays in conflicts between countries. The gallery parti...

Activists protest New Taipei City's 'runaway mayor' following KMT candidate announcement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Members of a non-government organization were taken to a police station after writing the message, “Runaway Mayor Hou Yu-ih (侯友宜)” in front of New Taipei City ...

Ukraine-Taiwan art exchange project opens online

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Ministry of Culture-sponsored art exchange program co-curated by Ukrainian non-government organization Open Place and Taiwanese artist Chen Nien-ting (陳念庭), entitled &ld...

Art extravaganza to showcase 2,500 works in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The ninth edition of “Art Taichung,” which will take place next month, promises to offer artworks galore, with 2,500 items from Taiwan and abroad to be on show...

VP Lai reiterates Taiwan's commitment to developing cultural, creative industries

Taiwan is sparing no efforts in developing cultural and creative industries, according to Vice President Lai Ching-te Oct. 21. Cultural and creative industries are among the government’s top ...

Art Taipei launches virtual gallery featuring edible NFTs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Art Taipei fair presented modern art and NFTs from 124 galleries on Thursday (Oct. 21) at Taipei World Trade Center Hall No. 1. Vice President William Lai (賴...

Taiwan's young talents set to shine at Art Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Talented young Taiwanese artists are a major focus of this year's edition of Art Taipei, one of Asia's most important art fairs, which is set to take place at Taip...

14-meter monster towers over southern Taiwan art gallery for inaugural exhibition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A wharf-turned-gallery in Pingtung is holding its first exhibition, which features imaginative works by Taiwanese artist A-Lei (阿咧). One of the exhibition's main at...

Yuguang Island Art Festival begins in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2021 Yuguang Island Art Festival, which features the work of 13 artists, will run through April 18 in Tainan's Anping District. With the theme of "Dwelling...

Japanese contemporary artist announces Taiwan visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Japanese contemporary artist Yoshitomo Nara stated on Friday (Jan. 22) that he will come to Taiwan for the launch of his special exhibition. Nara on Friday tweeted, &qu...

Weiwuying in southern Taiwan presents live concert program amid pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, or more commonly known as Weiwuying, has been lauded as one of a few that can put on shows normally in a world largely deprived...

Art Taipei launches on Thursday without hitch

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Art Taipei 2020, an art event that features 77 galleries worldwide and 11 forums, kicked off Thursday (Oct. 22) and runs through Sunday at hall one of the World Trade Cente...