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ISSUE #182
'Re: Made in Taiwan' at the 15th Venice Biennale delves into the eco-friendly aspirations and civic possibilities imbued in ordinary buildings and venues.
Titled 'Taiwan Redesign – From Me to Us,' the 11th Taiwan Culture Festival is celebrating Taiwanese culture, food, art, and music with a refreshing lineup of events.
Free screenings of Taiwanese films in cafes, malls, and bookstores across Kuala Lumpur and Penang! Come for the movie, stay for the post-screening discussions.
Taiwan artist Chen Yin-ju is holding a solo exhibition in the UK as part of an ambitious commission marking Manchester's position as the 2016 European City of Science.
Jade, the mythical stone of the Orient and the imperial jewel of choice, takes the center stage of an international exhibition hosted by the Musee Guimet in Paris.
Ministry Updates
Restored films highlight nation's audiovisual heritage
To mark the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage, the Taiwan Film Institute (TFI) held an outdoor film night showcasing restored classic Taiwanese-language films in Taipei's Songshan Cultural and Creative Park.
New book launched on Taiwan's human rights history
'Breaking the Darkness to See Daylight' is a book filled with articles by political heavyweights such as former President Lee Teng-hui, as well as activist Shih Ming-teh, writer Ji Ji, novelist Song Ze-lai, and poet Xiang Yang.
Disabled artists celebrate life with art, literature
More than 1,000 works created by students and adults with disabilities were submitted to the 2016 Enable Prize competition titled 'After All, That is Love' to express their passion toward life through art or literary creations.
Cultural Features
Lim Giong is a versatile artist who works as a singer-songwriter, DJ, composer, and music producer. He has also made a successful foray into the film industry, winning awards like the Cannes Soundtrack Award for the 2015 epic 'The Assassin.'
Composer | Lim Giong
Established by the Ten Drum Art Percussion Group, the Tainan-based Ten Drum Cultural Village has been transformed from an unused old sugar factory into a creative cultural park promoting local culture and history through music.
Ten Drum Cultural Village
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