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AP PHOTOS: Venezuelan street artist seeks to inspire

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The glowing face of one of Venezuela’s greatest athletes seems to invigorate a corner of the country’s decaying capital, a splash of color and inspiration for increasingly gr...

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 ...

Photo of the Day: Swallows tie the knot in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A British artist earlier this month created this whimsical mural on an apartment building in Kaohsiung. Alice Tams, who currently lives in Taipei, specializes in the il...

Sisaran Group Co., Ltd. Honored at the Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards 2020

SINGAPORE- Media OutReach - 20 October 2020 - A total of 81 projects and business leaders across Asia were selected as recipients of the Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards 2020 (AREA), which was an in...

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...

S. Taiwan city's Fringe Festival to start July 11

Kaohsiung City's annual Fringe Festival will begin this Saturday, featuring 49 performances around the city, promoting art and culture amid the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, the city governmen...

AP PHOTOS: Street art offers beauty, a laugh, some hope

Scrawled or masterfully crafted on walls and roads are messages of hope and warning. Street art is getting inspiration from the coronavirus pandemic gripping the globe, offering som...

‘Floating crosswalk’ on outlying Taiwanese island a new Instagrammable spot

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A “floating" pedestrian crossing in Kinmen County, an outlying island of Taiwan, has emerged as a new Instagrammable spot. Located on a river embankment in J...

Appeals court approves of $6.7M award to graffiti artists

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court in New York gave its approval Thursday to a $6.7 million award for nearly two dozen graffiti artists whose spray paintings at a once-famous site that attracted ...

Protest messages shared in Hong Kong Lunar New Year packets

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's anti-government protests are putting a new spin on a Lunar New Year tradition. Every year, adults hand out red packets stuffed with cash to children and...

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...

Photo of the Day: 'Sewing Corner' in Kaohsiung by Elian Chali

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Argentinian artist created this vibrant mural on an apartment building in Kaohsiung. The 31-year-old, Elian Chali, was born and raised in Cordoba, Spain, where he cu...

Photo of the Day: Drab building comes to life in S. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A French artist painted this vibrantly colored piece on an apartment building in Kaohsiung. The 39-year-old artist, Nicolas Barrome Forgues, is a native of Saint-Jean-d...

Photo of the Day: Whimsical seascape street mural in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A French artist painted this vibrantly-colored street painting in Kaohsiung over the course of nine days. The 39-year-old artist, Nicolas Barrome Forgues, is a native o...