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ISSUE #648
Kettle's Yard, one of the museums of the University of Cambridge, is hosting an art exhibition titled "Making New Worlds: Li Yuan-chia & Friends." It showcases the artworks of Li Yuan-chia and his influence on the artscene in the U.K.    
Taiwanese artist Kao Pao-hui's solo exhibition "25 Seasons – Landscapes of Paper and Lacquer" opens now until March 17, 2024, at the Spazio Nobile Gallery in Belgium. 
The Thailand Biennale 2023 kicked off in Chiang Rai on Dec. 9. This year's theme is "Open World." Among 60 artists from around the globe, three Taiwanese artists were invited to showcase their artworks.    
Ministry Updates
The 2024 Taipei International Book Exhibition (TiBE) will open from Feb. 20 to 25 at the Taipei World Trade Center, featuring the Netherlands as the Guest of Honor. This year's theme is "Catch the Reading Wave."   
The picture book about the mother of modern dance in Taiwan "Dance of the Seagull – the Story of Tsai Jui-yueh" was recently published. The author of the book Chiang Shu-wen and the illustrator Lin Yi-hsiang shared the creation process.  
"Island In Between," a documentary directed by Taiwanese American director S. Leo Chiang, has been nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the Documentary Short Film category.  
Cultural Features
Matzka had a rather late start in his music career. At the age of 18, he worked during the day and attended night classes at a university. He only began his musical journey at the age of 26 after joining a guitar club, where he started learning music theory. 
From an independent bookstore to a multifunctional "combo" store, SuSu has now become a must-visit destination for cultural travelers in Taitung, bringing book lovers, travel enthusiasts, and everyone curious about the store to this small but diverse place. 
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