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Northern Taiwan museum kicks off 2021 with international artwork

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Jut Art Museum, Taiwan’s first private museum focused on architecture and urban development, began the new year with a special exhibit featuring a selection of i...

Artists, activists rush to save Black Lives Matter murals

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Neither woman could bring themselves to watch the video of George Floyd’s final moments, his neck pinned under a Minneapolis police officer’s knee. But as their ...

Taiwan's Judicial Yuan shows it has an open heart

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Judicial Yuan is open for art, with shows taking place on Saturday (Nov. 28) and Sunday (Nov. 29). “Open House Taipei” originates in London, 19...

Fireworks show marking Hennessy's 150th anniversary set for Sept. 25 in France

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Artist Cai Guo-qiang (蔡國強) will set off a daytime fireworks art show in Cognac, France, that will be live streamed online Friday (Sept. 25). Cai is set to launch a commi...

Galleries shut by COVID-19, Brazil has a drive-thru art show

SAO PAULO (AP) — With galleries and museums shuttered for the coronavirus pandemic, a Brazilian art gallery owner decided to adapt the culture of drive-in movies to the visual arts and inaugurated a d...

Deserted icons: Frontier Days important bonanza for Cheyenne

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Country singer Blake Shelton still remains scheduled to appear on center stage. Same with the biggest names in the rodeo game. Billed as the “Daddy of ‘em all,”...

Psychedelic 'Van Gogh Alive' expo now in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Van Gogh Alive," an immersive digital art exhibit that brings Vincent Van Gogh paintings to life, kicked off in Taipei on Wednesday (Jan. 15) and will arrive in...

Jane Seymour on finding new love in her mid-60s: No Tinder

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jane Seymour was in her mid-60s when her husband of 20 years decided it was over. The actress was floored. “I had a long marriage and never thought it was going to...

Art show seeks the ‘real Moscow’ in grim suburbs

MOSCOW (AP) — As sleet falls on a cold November day, communist-era apartment blocks dominating Moscow’s suburban skyline look bleak and forbidding. But it’s precisely these sprawling city outskirts th...

Dreamy 'Van Gogh Alive' expo coming to Taiwan in January

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Van Gogh Alive," an immersive digital art exhibit that brings Vincent Van Gogh paintings to life, will be coming to Taiwan in January, with shows in both Taipei...

World Animal Day marked by art show at Bopiliao Historical Block

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to World Animal Day, an ongoing exhibition showcases large-scale interactive art installations of Taiwanese architects at Bopiliao Historical Block, in Taipei&...

Interactive Exhibit Raises Awareness for Endangered Species

HONG KONG (Taiwan News) --A new art show called “Disappearing Species” highlights the plight of endangered species, focusing on Hong Kong SAR's destructive ecological footprint. The in...

New Mexico mural focuses on missing Native American women

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A new mural in southern New Mexico seeks to honor missing and slain Native Americans amid a nationwide push to bring more attention to the issue. The Las Cruc...

Vigil planned after 2 killed, 4 wounded in campus shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A shooting that killed two and wounded four at a North Carolina university left students scrambling for shelter and prompted fresh calls for ways to keep campuses safe. ...

2018 Taipei birdwatching fair offers easy access to nature

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The 2018 Taipei International Birdwatching Fair will hold a variety of activities for bird enthusiasts and the general public who want to be close to nature, event organizer...