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Photo of the Day: Angry Autobot mural in Taiwan's Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Late last year, this mural of a Transformer-like robot was completed by a Dutch artist in Kaohsiung. Originally from the Netherland, Fleks One currently lives and works...

Taipei loves Banksy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "I love Banksy," an exhibition showcasing some of the artist's most famous works, is showing at Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall until April 5, 2021. It is t...

Brazilians mourn death of Argentinian archrival Maradona

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil and Argentina are long rivals for soccer supremacy in South America, and Brazilians naturally think of their own Pelé as the best footballer in history. But they are putting as...

Banksy loses EU trademark fight with greeting card company

BRUSSELS (AP) — Street artist Banksy has lost a legal battle with a a greeting card company along with a European Union trademark for one of his most iconic artworks. The cancellatio...

China Lilang Announces 2020 Interim Results

Revenue of RMB1,093 Million and Net Profit of RMB269 Million Interim Dividends of HK17 Cents Per Share HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 19 August 2020 - China Lilang Limited ("China Lilang" or the ...

Close-up of Taiwanese graffiti artist Fu Hsing-han

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the end of Taipei's Wuchang Street, which is known for its concentration of movie theaters, alert visitors will quickly become aware that they have roamed into anot...

Changsha IFS teams up with Looney Tunes and Graffiti Artist Dezio to Unveil the Very First "Summer Streets" Exhibition in Central China

CHANGSHA, CHINA - Media OutReach - 24 July 2020 - Since its opening 2 years ago, Changsha IFS has promptly emerged as the landmark and trendsetter in Central  China by continuously injecting new impet...

Photo of the Day: Painful massage in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This colorful mural on a wall at a riverside park in Taipei appears to show a customer getting more than they bargained for from a deep tissue massage. The photo of the...

Palestinians in Bethlehem look beyond religious tourism

BETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — For decades, the people of Bethlehem have watched tour buses drive up to the Church of the Nativity, disgorge their passengers for a few hours at the traditional birthplace...

Let there be light at Art Taipei in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Art Taipei 2019 features 141 gallery collections and gets underway at Taipei World Trade Center Hall One on Oct. 18, running until Oct. 21. The 26th edition of Art Taip...

Taiwan graffiti artist stars at California mural festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan graffiti artist DEBE is painting a mural featuring quintessential Taiwanese elements for the POW! WOW! Long Beach International Mural Festival, in California. Artists...

Detroit police arrest graffiti artist hired by city

DETROIT (AP) — A graffiti artist commissioned by the city of Detroit to paint a mural on a viaduct was arrested by police who believed he was committing vandalism. T...

Eastern philosophy, Western penmanship, modern artistry: exhibition by Taiwan graffiti artist Creepy Mouse

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Eastern philosophy, Western penmanship and modern street sensibility collide at the new exhibition of Taiwanese graffiti artist Creepy Mouse (異鼠). The self-described &l...

Review: 'Velvet Buzzsaw' a gloriously gory art-world satire

The art installation, so often a playground in the contemporary art museum, is in Dan Gilroy's gloriously gory satire "Velvet Buzzsaw" a terror chamber. Interactivity is involuntary. ...

Taiwanese graffiti artist Candy Bird opens exhibition featuring homicide cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese graffiti artist Candy Bird has launched his latest solo exhibition titled "20,000 Ways to Die in Yau Ma Tei" (油麻地的兩萬種死法), featuring 10 murder cases in Hong ...