Taiwanese artists invited to exhibit their works at New York Comic Con

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese artists were invited to participate in the first collective exhibition of Anime Fest today, part of New York Comic Con. Eleven industry leaders were granted booths...

Taiwan Pavilion among 10 best installations at London Design Biennale

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Pavilion at the 2018 London Design Biennale has been selected as one of the 10 best installations at the exhibition by design magazine DeZeen. This year in L...

NGO Living Arts International opens art space and branch in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – U.S.-based culture and arts NGO, Living Arts International opened a branch, as well as a renovated art space in Taipei earlier this month. Living Arts International wil...

Taiwanese girl composed Japanese song to introduce Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A bilingual Taiwanese girl composed a song to simply introduce Taiwan to her Japanese friends in a chill and musical way, while YouTube just announced its first Taipei Fan...

Upcoming Events in Taipei Aug. 4-12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has plenty of interesting and fun things to do as August rolls on. Here is a selection of events happening in the Taipei area from Aug. 4 to 12 that readers may be ...

When traditional temple parade meets contemporary designs — Daxi Daxi Festival kicks off in Taiwan’s Taoyuan

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) — The Daxi Daxi Festival, a series of cultural activities celebrating traditional folk beliefs with contemporary design and art kicked off Saturday at Taoyuan City’s ...

‘Taiwan Waves’ concert enchants locals in Central Park, New York City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The "Taiwan Waves" open-air concert was held in Central Park, New York City on July 7, as part of the annual SummerStage music festival, reported CNA. The eve...

Taiwan’s Nantou craft exhibition spotlights ‘bronze’-like Japanese lacquerware

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Japanese lacquer artifact put on loan at the Nantou Craft Exhibition kicked off July 7 hogged the limelight with its striking resemblance to bronze works. As part o...

4 Taiwanese artists to perform at Malaysia’s first open air Chinese music festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Malaysia's first outdoor music event, Tian Kong Music Festival, scheduled for the end of July will feature four distinguished singer-songwriters from Taiwan's musi...

Two Taiwanese tattoo artists feature at Vietnam’s first tattoo expo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two prominent Taiwanese tattoo artists have been chosen to feature at the Vietnam Tattoo Expo 2018 in Hanoi on July 7-8. From a contestant pool numbering in the thousan...

Taiwanese artist to hold exhibition in Sicilian palace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Acclaimed Taiwanese artist Yahon Chang (張耀煌) will hold an exhibition titled "Poetry of the Flow" in Palermo, Italy from June 17 to August 19, reported CNA. Th...

Yu-Hsiu Museum of Art enriches Nantou’s cultural landscape

Of all the cultural interest hot spots in Nantou these days, the most exciting is Yu-Hsiu Museum of Art (毓繡美術館). Located in Caotun Township, the privately owned institution opened in January 2016 and ...

Taichung Flora Exposition to present Taiwan's longest paper cutting-inspired artwork

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese paper cutting artist Yang Shih-yi (楊士毅) is going to create the nation’s longest paper cutting-inspired art installation made from a thin shield of iron for...

'Shifting Momentum: Abstract Art in Taiwan' now on view in New Jersey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following a stop in New York last month, the “Shifting Momentum: Abstract Art in Taiwan” exhibition opened at the Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton University in...

Taipei Fine Arts Museum to transform into contemporary arts park in 2022

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM) will transform into a contemporary arts park in a project that will see the art center expanded to include spaces currently used for the "Pa...