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ISSUE #134
Renowned marionette troupe Puppet & Its Double Theater is offering a workshop and live performances at the Circulo de Bellas Artes de Madrid.
Two eminent filmmakers from Taiwan, Hou Hsiao-hsien and Tsai Ming-liang, are honored with special retrospective programs at TOKYO FILMeX.
Taiwanese writers Walis Norgan and Liao Mei-hsuan are holding five literary forums across France to promote the French editions of their poetry and prose collections.
Taiwan's integration of traditional and religious beliefs with modern values is the topic of discussion at an art exhibition hosted by the University of British Columbia.
Ministry Updates
Japan's top event producer to hold Taipei forum
Fukui Shouhei, chief producer of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, will meet with Minister of Culture Hung Meng-chi in a public forum on Nov. 29.
ART KAOHSIUNG will return for its 3rd edition on Dec. 11, bringing a brand new vision of art from Southeast Asia, Northeast Asia, Europe, and the U.S.
'Questioning Heaven'
A Chinese operatic adaptation of Shakespeare’s “King Lear” will be performed by the Taiwan Bangzi Opera Company in Taipei this November.
'You, Contemporary?'
A Taitung exhibition will showcase artworks by 6 indigenous artists who were born in the 1970s to highlight the aesthetics of a younger generation.
Cultural Features
Li Tian-lu was one of the Taiwanese artists who first introduced the folk art of hand puppetry to the Western world.
Puppet Master | Li Tian-lu
Heralded as the first percussion ensemble established in Taiwan, Ju Percussion Group is credited for putting Taiwan on the world music stage.
Ju Percussion Group
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