The creators behind the 91 entries shortlisted by the 30th Golden Melody Awards for Traditional Arts and Music were given a special reception on July 20. The final winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Aug. 10.
24 outstanding works are shortlisted for the 10th Golden Comic Awards. The Special Contribution Award will be given to "Master of Wuxia" You Long-hui, and the remaining winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Sept. 25.
The Taiwan Comic Base is exhibiting some 80 original drawings by Taiwanese artist Evan Huang, along with animations, theme songs, augmented reality (AR) experiences, and holographic projections of scenes from his comics.
A young illustrator with tremendous global potential, 61Chi has represented Taiwan three times at the Angoulême International Comics Festival, participated in an exchange project with New Zealand, and served residency at the Czech Republic.
Li Lung-chieh is a Taiwanese artist who captured the Comic of the Year title with "1661 Koxinga Z" at last year's Golden Comic Awards by reimagining Taiwan's history from the Dutch colonial era to the arrival of Koxinga.