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Taiwanese, German artists to collaborate in 'monster-filled' puppet show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese troupe Puppet & Its Double will teach its audience how to deal with uncertainties in life through its upcoming show "On the Edge of Reality" in...

Online illustration exhibit sends Taiwan's greetings across borders

From a crowded Taipei MRT train to a hustling claw machine store, quintessential Taiwanese scenery has become the source of greetings to the world through the eyes of 33 local artists who hope the sce...

'Taiwan Breakfast Map' features early morning fare unique to 19 cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese illustrator "Passion Fruit" (百香果) has launched a new book that gives readers a visual overview of popular breakfast eateries across the country. Tit...

Vice president pays tribute to Taiwan's late puppet master

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) visited the Li Tian-lu (李天祿) Hand Puppet Museum earlier this week to pay tribute to the late Taiwanese puppet master. According to a s...

2020 Art Taipei to take place Oct. 23-26 as scheduled

The 2020 Art Taipei will take place at the Taipei World Trade Center Oct. 23-26 before a live audience as scheduled, with Taiwanese classical pianist Lu Chia-hui (盧佳慧) set to perform at the opening ce...

Taiwan cartoonist battling cancer honored at Golden Comic Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese cartoonist Loic Hsiao (蕭言中) received the Special Contribution Award at the 11th Golden Comic Awards Monday (Sept. 28), saying he would keep creating material for...

Papercutting art from Taiwan’s Matsu Islands lives on

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese artist from Taiwan’s outlying Matsu Islands is seeking to revive the art of papercutting, a traditional handicraft that is hanging by a thread. Chen C...

Taiwan artist mixes art and technology at Café Astoria

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Leland Lee (李柏毅) is an internationally renowned artist whose works mix a wealth of life experiences with imagination. At Taipei’s Café Astoria (明星咖啡館) Lee ...

Ex-athlete's 'Starting Point' art exhibition a winner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan artist Kuo Yen-fu (郭彥甫) launched his latest athlete-themed art exhibition on Saturday (Jun 6) at Estyle Gallery, Taichung. The solo exhibition, titled "Star...

Novel program to boost Taiwan artist income amidst coronavirus to run til May

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The mutual aid project titled "Artist Support Pledge," founded by UK artist Matthew Burrows, which aims to help artists get through the coronavirus epidemic, has...

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...

Tuvalu picks Taiwan artist as ‘Ambassador for Climate Emergency’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Taiwanese artist Vincent Huang (黃瑞芳) has been tapped by Tuvalu’s government as the South Pacific country’s “Ambassador for Climate Emergency,” it wa...

U-Theatre Taiwan rises from ashes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Taiwan performance group “U-Theatre” is literally rising from the ashes, after a devastating fire burned down its Taipei rehearsal space in August. Located i...

Taiwan artist creates mural of new Coldplay album

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After four years, the British rock band "Coldplay" is expected to release their new album "Everyday Life" on Nov. 22, and Warner Music Taiwan went out ...

Taiwan artist launches 'Kiss Me' exhibition to commemorate deceased mother

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Taiwan artist Attilio Chien launched a solo exhibition, “Kiss Me”, featuring 30 works in commemoration of his deceased mother. The exhibition runs through June ...