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ISSUE #441
Featuring eight artists from Taiwan, the "Cosmopolis #2 – Repenser l'humain" biennale organized by the Pompidou Centre is themed "rethinking the human."
"The Essential and the Invisible" at the Madrid-based Museo ABC is the first show in Spain on the original works of Taiwanese illustrator Jimmy Liao.
Taiwan artist Chou Yu-cheng is one of the 55 international artists who have been invited to participate in the 2019 Lyon Contemporary Art Biennale.
Art Bank Taiwan has partnered up with the Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to the Holy See for a special light-themed art show.
Ministry Updates
Minister pledges to facilitate community development
Minister of Culture Cheng Li-chiun vowed to facilitate Taiwan's community-building development at Taiwan's first-ever national community development conference on Dec. 1.
Taiwan Literature Award celebrates diversity
This year, there were a number of innovative changes to the Taiwan Literature Award, including the addition of three awards for newcomers to encourage more people to join the literary field.
Woodcarver wins lifetime achievement award
Yeh Ching-yi, an 82-year-old woodcarving artisan from Kaohsiung, has been honored with the country's top crafts prize — the National Craft Achievement Award — for his lifetime accomplishments.
Corporate patrons honored at Art & Business Awards
The Ministry of Culture gave out 126 contribution awards and 14 special awards to corporate sponsors and individual donors whose patronage of the arts exceeded a total of NT$2 billion this year.
Cultural Features
Hsieh Ying-xuan is a well-acclaimed Taiwanese actress whose prolific performances span the fields of theater, film, television, advertising, and music videos. She received the Golden Horse Award for Best Actress last year.
Actress | Hsieh Ying-xuan
Saburo Liu, winner of the Outstanding Taiwanese Filmmaker of the Year award at the 55th Golden Horse Awards, is well-known in the Taiwanese cinema world as a veteran focus puller.
Focus Master | Saburo Liu
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